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Tuesday, Apr 23, 2013 at 12:03 AM EDT

Human Causes of Global Warming Date Back to 1800s, Study Finds

Human Causes of Global Warming Date Back to 1800s, Study Finds

A long-term global cooling trend ended in the late 1800s—a reversal that cannot be explained by natural variability alone, according to a new study published in Nature Geoscience.

Monday, Apr 22, 2013 at 09:40 PM EDT

SI Students Honored for Environmental Work

SI Students Honored for Environmental Work

Students at P.S. 57 spent part of their day getting dirty, and learning about sustainability and environmental protection. Tom Llamas reports.

Monday, Sep 30, 2013 at 03:02 PM EDT

How to Green Your Beauty Routine

How to Green Your Beauty Routine

Alexis Wolfer from The Beauty Bean stops by to show some easy ways to green your beauty routine.

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2013 at 11:43 PM EDT

Behold: The Greenest Office Building in the World

Behold: The Greenest Office Building in the World

What's being billed as the greenest commercial building in the world — one that boasts net-zero energy use and requires tenants to abide by a strict set of rules — is now standing in Seattle. When it opens...

Monday, Apr 22, 2013 at 12:42 PM EDT

Six Movies and TV Shows That Will Make You Appreciate Earth

Six Movies and TV Shows That Will Make You Appreciate Earth

There is no reason not to love Earth. Despite what scientists speculate about Mars or distant "water worlds" discovered by NASA's Kepler probe, this planet is the only game in town if humans want to keep...

Wednesday, Apr 24, 2013 at 02:49 PM EDT

Baxter Brewing Company Goes Green

Baxter Brewing Company Goes Green

Luke Livingston, president and founder of Baxter Brewing Company, talks about ways in which he is expanding his business sustainably, with the help of John Rooks, president of The SOAP Group.

Monday, Apr 22, 2013 at 03:07 PM EDT

Celebrate the Planet with Earth Day Deals

Celebrate the Planet with Earth Day Deals

Earth Day is here and there is no shortage of opportunities to do something nice for the planet. The Environmental Protection Agency published a list of events that are taking place across the country to...

Tuesday, Apr 23, 2013 at 02:37 PM EDT

It's Easy Being Green: Five Ways You Can Help the Environment

It's Easy Being Green: Five Ways You Can Help the Environment

Here are five simple, painless things you can do to make your life greener, and maybe even a little better. Turn off your computer. According to the Department of Energy, if you're walking away from your...

Wednesday, Apr 24, 2013 at 09:58 PM EDT

Obama Turns Inward to Advance Environmental Agenda

Obama Turns Inward to Advance Environmental Agenda

President Barack Obama’s new environmental strategy doesn’t require him to take his case to lawmakers, or the public, for that matter. This time, he’s working behind the scenes to deal with climate change. As...

Monday, Apr 22, 2013 at 06:44 PM EDT

Earth Day Pioneer Looks Back on 4 Decades of Environmentalism

Earth Day Pioneer Looks Back on 4 Decades of Environmentalism

Denis Hayes dropped out of Harvard's Kennedy School in 1970 to help organize the first Earth Day—an event that mobilized more than 20 million Americans and helped pave the way for the establishment of the...