Environment

Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Activists protested after it was made public that ExxonMobil for years deliberately deceived the public about the impact of greenhouse gas emissions. (Photo: Johnny Silvercloud/cc/flickr)
Update 2:45 PM EDT: Exxon shareholders on Wednesday rejected a resolution that would have forced the oil giant to calculate and report the impact of climate change on its long-term business prospects, as well as other climate-related proposals, in some cases by an "overwhelming majority." DeSmog Blog 's Steve Horn reports that " shareholders voted...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Furious environmental campaigners vowed to fight back on Tuesday after...
Nika Knight, staff writer
Twenty-one non-violent demonstrators were arrested in Peekskill, New York on...

Further

Though he gets the appeal of free snow cones and penguins, John Oliver is more worried about the environmental impact of an estimated 40,000 eager tourists a year traipsing to and inevitably trashing Antarctica. His solution: A hilarious anti-tourism PSA.