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Wolverine Probably Not From California, After All
WOlverine poop shows no indication that the beast seen in California traces its roots to ancestral California populations that have since been extirpated.
Big Organic Grows Bigger, Overseas
Hain Celestial, already the largest organic grocery supplier in the U.S., has increased its share of the organic food market, with the purchase of the business that supplies food to Buckingham Palace.
What a Difference an Hour Makes
Toronto saved the equivalent of a nuclear reactor's worth of electricity during Earth Hour.
States to EPA: Comply with Supreme Court Decision
States sued the EPA for not acting quickly to regulate greenhouse gases that fuel global warming.
Are Food Safety Rules Making Greens Less Safe?
Protecting buffers of wild habitat around farms may prevent food safety problems.
U.N.: Water Is Not a Human Right
The United Nations elected not to name water as a basic human right.
How Did Formaldehyde Affect Children?
The CDC has promised a five-year study into children's health problems associated with formaldehyde in the so-called toxic trailers that were given to Hurricane Katrina victims as emergency housing.
Huge Oil Profits, High Gas Prices and Little Renewable Energy Research
Oil company executives refused to invest more in renewable energy or lower prices, and they asked for more subsidies and rights to drill in the U.S.
Alien Fervor Trumps Environmental Law
The Homeland Security Department will build 670-miles of border fence without first studying its impact on the environment, historical preservation or personal property rights.
Own A Piece of Climate Change History
Al Gore's Nobel Peace Prize Lecture is now available as a book, Our Purpose.
Master Lock "Lock and Leash" Locks Recalled
The latest lead paint recall is for red Master Lock "lock and leash" locks.
Star Witness to Skip Polar Bear Hearing
The Bush Administration official who has the answers to the delay in deciding whether to list the polar bear under the Endangered Species Act has refused to attend a Congressional hearing on the subject.
Are You One of Al Gore's 10 Million?
Al Gore's We Can Solve It campaign has launched its first advertisement meant to inspire action to combat global warming.
"Perfect Storm" for World's Hungry
High food prices are leading to starvation, political strife and violence.
Gas Prices Hit New Record High
The price of gasoline hit a record high for this time of year.
Food Prices Primed for Yet Another Increase
The price of food is likely to rise, based on the way markets reacted to a government farm report.
In Bangkok, Eyes on Pennsylvania
The next U.S. president will play a pivotal role in the international negotiations on a successor to the global warming treaty known as the Kyoto Protocol.
The Next Economic Bubble: Farmland?
The price of U.S. farmland is up 13 percent in a year, signaling perhaps yet another economic bubble ready to burst.
Dole, Chiquita Join Cantaloupe Recall
Dole and Chiquita brand cantaloupes are included in the recall due to salmonella.
Yahoo! Shine Features Ask an Organic Mom
Yahoo! Shine now features The Daily Green's Ask an Organic Mom.
Why Go Lenient On Factory Farm Waste?
The EPA's proposal to change reporting rules for factory farms is meeting widespread opposition.
Did Earth Hour Make a Difference?
Earth Hour is credited with reducing greenhouse gas emissions.
Watch Al Gore's 60 Minutes Interview
In his interview with 60 Minutes, Al Gore focuses on global warming, not politics.
Moving Beyond the Kyoto Protocol
The United Nations convenes another round of meetings in Bangkok, Thailand this week, continuing negotiations begun in Bali and aimed at crafting a successor to the Kyoto Protocol global warming treaty.
Obama Attacks "Big Oil"
In a new Pennsylvania primary campaign ad, Barack Obama attacks big oil.
"Eco-tinis" and Glow-in-the-Dark Frisbees
From the romantic to the stoic, from the unique to the absurd, communities around the country are planning events to recognize Earth Hour, when the world will turn off the lights from 8-9 p.m. March 29.
Earth Hour Festivities, Around the World
Earth Hour will be recognized around the world Saturday, March 29 from 8-9 p.m.
Why Is Madonna the Green Issue Cover Girl?
Madonna is on the cover of Vanity Fair's annual Green issue. Why, though?
Ethanol and the Unlucky 13
Grassland birds are increasingly threatened across the vast American Heartland as their habitat is plowed up for corn to make ethanol.
Bush EPA To Regulate* Greenhouse Gases
The Bush EPA may well regulate greenhouse gases after all. Maybe. Possibly.
A Recipe for Drought Disaster in the U.S. West
The Colorado River is seriously stressed already and is likely to face increased drought as global warming continues.
Flipping a Rain Forest for Profit
An investment firm has bought a large stake in Guyana's rain forest, hoping to turn a profit within 18 months.
DuPont Had An "Illegal" Chemical Plant: Lawsuit
DuPont faces an $800 million lawsuit alleging it operated an illegal Texas chemical plant, among hundreds of other environmental, health and safety violations.
Another Casualty of Global Warming?
The ribbon seal may be endangered due to loss of Arctic sea ice and global warming, among other threats.
Cyclone Pancho Nears Category 3 Strength
Tropical Cyclone Pancho near Australia neared Category 3 hurricane strength on the Saffir-Simpson scale.
Think Local, Act Local
A new survey shows Americans are concerned about the environment, but they most want government to act to protect local water and air quality, not preserve the global climate.
Category 2 Hurricane Churns Near Australia
Tropical Cyclone Pancho near Australia reached Category 2 hurricane strength on the Saffir-Simpson scale.
Organic Farming as Productive as Conventional
Organic farming methods are as productive as conventional methods, according to a new study.
Plastic Turns 75. Yay?
Plastic turns 75 amid a worldwide backlash against litter, hormone disruption and landfill litter.
Clint Eastwood Ousted by Schwarzenegger
Clint Eastwood has been ousted from the California state parks commission by friend and fellow actor-politician Arnold Schwarzenegger.
Why You Should Vaccinate Your Children
Despite concerns about autism, the CDC strongly recommends vaccinating children.
San Francisco Skyline Could Go Dark
San Francisco may fine building owners for keeping the lights on after hours.
Public Transit Saves 3.4 B Gallons of Oil
Public transportation saves the U.S. about 220,000 barrels of oil a day, more than we import from Equador, but less than we import from the U.K.
Water Bottles Recall
Water bottles with lead paint have been recalled.
Ice Shelf Size of Conn. "Hanging By Thread"
The Wilkins ice shelf, a swath of floating ice the size of Vermont, could disintegrate any day.
Spring To-Do List: 4 Lawn Mower Maintenance Tips
Four simple lawn mower maintenance tips can cut pollution in half, and help you save gas, time and money.
Agricultural Revolution 50 Million Years Ago
Leaf-cutter ants were the Earth's first farmers, some 50 million years ago.
Slaughterhouse Abuse Was Not Rare
The cattle abuse documented at the Westland Hallmark slaughterhouse was not uncommon at other slaughterhouses, according to USDA data just made public.
Undressing Britney Spears (for the Environment)
Britney Spears is auctioning an outfit she wore on How I Met Your Mother to benefit the NRDC, a national environmental group.
Historic Flood: Water Still Rising
The White River in Arkansas is expected to crest today at levels not seen in at least a quarter century.