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December 8, 2016
A giraffe stands on the outskirts of the Nogorongoro Crater National Park in Tanzania, Africa in September, 2006. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Nadja Brandt.
'Silent extinction': Giraffes listed as a vulnerable species after 30-year population plunge
December 8, 2016 - 12:43pm
December 1, 2016
Russ Stabler from the North Dakota Veterans Coordinating Council speaks Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, at the West Fargo VFW about the veteran group calling themselves "Veterans Standing for Standing Rock" and their planned involvement with the Dakota Access Pipeline protests. Stabler said North Dakota veterans do not support the group's actions and remain neutral on the conflict.David Samson / The Forum
ND veterans leaders denounce national vets group plan to join pipeline protest
December 1, 2016 - 12:42pm
November 28, 2016
Pope Francis greets Stephen Hawking (R), theoretical physicist and cosmologist, during a meeting with the Pontifical Academy of Sciences in Vatican, November 28, 2016. Osservatore Romano/Handout via Reuters
Pope urges world leaders not to hobble climate change pact
November 28, 2016 - 3:16pm
Solar panels sit on the roof of SunPower Corporation in Richmond, California March 18, 2010. REUTERS/Kim White/File Photo
Solar, wind industries hope years courting Republicans pays off under Trump
November 28, 2016 - 12:39pm
November 14, 2016
2016 'very likely' to be the hottest year on record, U.N. agency declares
November 14, 2016 - 1:16pm
November 7, 2016
Food tax could tackle climate change and save half a million lives - study
November 7, 2016 - 1:57pm
November 5, 2016
Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz at the 2016 IHS CERAWeek conference in Houston, Texas, on Feb. 24, 2016. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Matthew Busch.
Decades of toxic waste stranded as nuclear plants close out
November 5, 2016 - 10:52am
November 4, 2016
Villagers watch the sunset over a small lagoon near the village of Tangintebu on South Tarawa in the central Pacific island nation of Kiribati May 25, 2013. REUTERS/David Gray/File Photo
Paris climate pact enters into force, focus shifts to action
November 4, 2016 - 12:29pm
November 3, 2016
Looking past vote, U.S. coal country sees millennials as key to revival
November 3, 2016 - 1:10pm
October 26, 2016
A photograph of Forbes Island, Great Barrier Reef. MUST CREDIT: Handout courtesy of ARC Centre for Excellence in Coral Reef Studies.
Scientists report 'devastating' coral death in new Great Barrier Reef survey
October 26, 2016 - 2:05pm
October 20, 2016
Construction wraps up on largest solar facility in Midwest
October 20, 2016 - 10:44am
October 19, 2016
Researchers: Limits on drilling not enough to protect bird
October 19, 2016 - 11:02am
October 17, 2016
Rapid City to install bat houses within Rapid Creek Greenway
October 17, 2016 - 10:36am
October 12, 2016
Two people from Climate Direct Action, an activist group targeting pipelines delivering tar sands oil from Alberta into the U.S.,  were arrested on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016, for tampering with this Enbridge valve station near Leonard, Minn. Forum News Service photo
Activists target five pipelines in solidarity with Dakota Access opponents
October 12, 2016 - 12:49pm
October 5, 2016
U.S. President Barack Obama delivers a statement on the Paris Agreement in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington, U.S., October 5, 2016. REUTERS/Yuri Gripas
Paris climate accord to take effect; Obama hails 'historic day'
October 5, 2016 - 4:18pm
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