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June 19, 2017
Artist's concept depicts an itsy bitsy planetary system -- so compact, in fact, that it's more like Jupiter and its moons than a star and its planets. Astronomers using data from NASA's Kepler mission and ground-based telescopes recently confirmed that the system, called KOI-961, hosts the three smallest exoplanets known so far to orbit a star other than our sun.  NASA-JPL-Caltech
NASA finds 10 new potentially habitable 'Earth-like' worlds
June 19, 2017 - 9:00pm
Rick Perry just denied that humans are the main cause of climate change
June 19, 2017 - 4:32pm
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke visits the New England Aquarium to hear the merits of a monument offshore of Massachusetts, part of his National Monuments review process, in Boston, Mass., June 16, 2017.  Brian Snyder / Reuters
Interior head says public lands can make U.S. a "dominant" oil power
June 19, 2017 - 3:46pm
Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool cleaned and refilled after duckling deaths
June 19, 2017 - 3:06pm
June 15, 2017
Unreclaimed land lies west of St. Anthony, N.D., exposed to water and wind erosion. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Federal judge orders environmental review of Dakota Access pipeline
June 15, 2017 - 9:15am
June 2, 2017
A pedestrian walks on a street as smoke billows from the chimneys of a factory in Dalian, China, on Jan. 17, 2017. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Qilai Shen.
'Reckless and foolish': Asia dogpiles on Trump after Paris accord pullout
June 2, 2017 - 7:27am
May 31, 2017
President Donald Trump delivers remarks to U.S. troops at the Naval Air Station Sigonella before returning to Washington D.C. at Sigonella Air Force Base in Sigonella, Sicily, Italy, May 27, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Trump pulling U.S. out of Paris climate deal, reports say
May 31, 2017 - 7:37am
May 30, 2017
The Three Mile Island nuclear power plant, where the U.S. suffered its most serious nuclear accident in 1979, is seen across the Susquehanna River in Middletown, Pennsylvania in this night view taken March 15, 2011. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Three Mile Island, site of 1979 nuclear accident, to close in 2019
May 30, 2017 - 1:58pm
May 19, 2017
Staff photo of a Keurig
Keurig designing eco-friendly K-cups
May 19, 2017 - 3:14pm
May 10, 2017
This file photo shows work on the Dakota Access Pipeline in North Dakota last year. Forum News Service file photo
84-gallon spill reported on Dakota Access Pipeline in northern SD
May 10, 2017 - 5:25pm
April 28, 2017
Livestock feedlots of all sizes could have increased pollution reporting requirements because of a U.S. Appeals Court decision on April 11 in Washington, D.C. Photo taken February 2010 near Edgeley, N.D. Mikkel Pates / Forum News Service
Livestock advocates worry about appeals court ruling on feedlot operators
April 28, 2017 - 8:05pm
Swans paddle near the Mackinac Bridge, spanning the Straits of Mackinac which connect two of the Great Lakes, Lake Michigan and Lake Huron, in Mackinaw, Michigan in June 2006. Tim Burke/Michigan Department of Transportation/Handout via REUTERS/File Photo
Next battleground: An aging Great Lakes pipeline stirs new protest
April 28, 2017 - 10:27am
April 22, 2017
Groups work to clean up river in South Dakota
April 22, 2017 - 10:24am
April 12, 2017
The vehicle barrier on the U.S.- Mexico border weaves around Saguaro cactus in the Sonoran desert on the Tohono O'odham reservation in Chukut Kuk, Arizona April 6, 2017. Picture taken April 6, 2017. REUTERS/Rick Wilking
Climate change upsets lives guided by nature, Native Americans say
April 12, 2017 - 12:44pm
March 30, 2017
U.S. President Donald Trump smiles after announcing a permit for TransCanada Corp's Keystone XL oil pipeline while TransCanada Chief Executive Officer Russell Girling (left), U.S. Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross (center) and U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry (right) stand beside him in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington on March 24, 2017. Kevin Lamarque / Reuters
Green groups sue Trump administration for approving Keystone pipeline
March 30, 2017 - 2:26pm