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February 25, 2017
Jasper Spillman, 30, of Lawrence, Kansas, watches law enforcement officers advance into the main opposition camp against the Dakota Access oil pipeline near Cannon Ball, North Dakota, U.S., February 23, 2017. REUTERS/Terray Sylvester
As DAPL camp cleared, protesters plot resistance to other pipelines
February 25, 2017 - 1:02pm
February 18, 2017
Children play with water in Madureira Park in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Feb. 12, 2017. Pilar Olivares / Reuters
Latin America's cities sweat over health risks from urban heat
February 18, 2017 - 9:06pm
February 17, 2017
Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt testifies before a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee confirmation hearing on his nomination to be administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington, U.S., January 18, 2017. (REUTERS/Joshua Roberts/File Photo)
Senate confirms Trump's EPA pick as White House targets regulation
February 17, 2017 - 3:04pm
February 14, 2017
A rusty patched bumble bee which the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposed listing for federal protection as an endangered species is pictured in Madison, Wis. in August 2015. Rich Hatfield / Handout via Reuters
Trump administration sued over protection for vanishing bumble bee
February 14, 2017 - 5:53pm
February 2, 2017
The National Mall is seen from the rebuilt cast-iron dome of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Nov. 15, 2016. Carlos Barria / Reuters
Trump stirs U.S. scientists to march on Earth Day
February 2, 2017 - 1:33pm
January 30, 2017
Demonstrators gather protesting climate change outside the office of U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) in New York Jan. 9, 2017. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
U.S. will change course on climate policy, says former EPA transition head
January 30, 2017 - 12:56pm
January 4, 2017
$7,500 fine issued to oil company that couldn't locate pipelines in ND
January 4, 2017 - 5:06pm
The Gulf Stream carries warm water from the eastern coastline of the United States to regions of the North Atlantic Ocean. MUST CREDIT: Handout courtesy of NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center.
Scientists say the global ocean circulation may be more vulnerable to shutdown than we thought
January 4, 2017 - 4:41pm
January 1, 2017
Cleveland, on the shores of Lake Erie, made progress on what could be the country's first freshwater offshore wind-turbines installation.
David Richard-USA TODAY Sports
Five U.S. cities at the forefront of the fight against climate change
January 1, 2017 - 8:44am
December 20, 2016
U.S. President Barack Obama waves as he leaves the podium after speaking to journalists during his last news conference of the year at the White House in Washington, U.S., December 16, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Obama bans new oil, gas drilling off Alaska, part of Atlantic shore
December 20, 2016 - 3:26pm
December 19, 2016
The massive Big John dragline works to reshape the rocky landscape in some of the last sections to be mined for coal at the Hobet site in Boone County, W.Va., May 12, 2016. REUTERS / Jonathan Ernst/File Photo
U.S. finalizes rule to protect waterways from coal mining; Trump likely to overturn it
December 19, 2016 - 3:22pm
December 13, 2016
An oil derrick is seen at a fracking site for extracting oil outside of Williston, N.D., March 11, 2013. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton/Files
Fracking harms drinking water in 'some circumstances,' EPA concludes
December 13, 2016 - 3:35pm
An oil pipeline spill in Ash Coulee Creek is pictured Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016, northwest of Belfield, N.D. The Belle Fourche Pipeline spilled an estimated 176,400 gallons of oil. Photo courtesy of North Dakota Department of Health
Oil pipeline spill near Belfield, ND, estimated at 176,000 gallons
December 13, 2016 - 8:58am
December 11, 2016
An Adelie penguin stands atop a block of melting ice near the French station at Dumont dÌUrville in East Antarctica January 23, 2010.      REUTERS/Pauline Askin
Polar sea ice the size of India vanishes in record heat
December 11, 2016 - 5:00am
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