More than 40% of insect species could become extinct in the next few decades due to pesticide use and other factors, with a potentially “catastrophic” effect on the planet, a new report warns.
If the D.C. area is tired of sharing frigid air with the North Pole, good news: The region is trading in a cold snap for spring-like temperatures, at least for a few days. Find out how often in the last decade that the temperature has made it above 60 in February.
If D.C. were a state, it would rank first again on an annual list of the top 10 states for leadership in energy and environmental design, the most widely-used green building rating system.
Ocasio-Cortez and progressive activists are now poised to throw their organizing muscle behind a suite of policy proposals which would move the country toward 100 percent renewable energy.
The Mitchell power plant lies quiet and rusting on the shores of the Monongahela River. Despite political promises, there’s no sign of the coal-powered plant coming back.
A panel of federal judges in Virginia cited the beloved Dr. Seuss character to block the construction of an underground gas pipeline that would cross two national forests and a portion of the Appalachian Trail.
People of all ages, worried about the well-being of the planet and the policies of President Donald Trump, held a climate march that filled Pennsylvania Avenue.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.