Environment

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Environmental advocates on Thursday delivered a giant voided check for $15 billion to TransCanada's office in Washington, D.C., in a symbolic rejection of the "frivolous investment lawsuits authorized by trade agreements" like the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) and NAFTA. TransCanada announced earlier this year its plans to sue the United States...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
A state of emergency has been declared in the Canadian province of Alberta,...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Anti-coal activists in the Phillippines unfurl a massive banner reading: 'Break Free From Fossil Fuels.' (Photo: Greenpeace)
An estimated 10,000 people converged in Batangas City, Philippines on Wednesday...

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.