Climate

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
From the city of Venice to the Statue of Liberty, dozens of natural and cultural World Heritage sites in 29 countries are under direct threat from climate change, warns a shocking new report from UNESCO, the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP), and the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS). World Heritage and Tourism in a Changing Climate...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Republican efforts to stifle any federal inquiry involving climate change...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
On the heels of clean fuel milestones in Germany and Portugal , a new report...

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Big Problem, Cunning Small Solution Dept: With our oceans fouled by an estimated 8 million metric tons of plastic - much of it those pesky, deadly six-pack rings from the 6.3 billion gallons of beer America guzzles each year - a Florida craft brewery has created 100% biodegradable rings from recycled barley and wheat that can double as lunch for any innocent marine animals who come upon them. Brilliant.