Environment

Jake Johnson, staff writer
Amid swirling controversy over the burgeoning investigation into President Donald Trump's alleged Russia ties, groups are raising the alarm after the Trump administration on Thursday quietly unveiled its plan to roll back hundreds of Obama-era regulations aimed at shielding workers and the planet from corporate abuse. "The only winners from this...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
gray wolf
Conservation groups are issuing warnings on Wednesday as Congressional...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Environmentalists interviewed by Global Witness
Last year was the deadliest in history to be an environmental activist,...

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.