Senators grilled EPA administrator nominee Scott Pruitt on climate and regulation during his confirmation hearing Wednesday.
More policy experts are using science fiction to spice up doom-and-gloom reports of the world's future.
The chemical that makes pine trees smell good can be used instead of crude oil to sustainably produce plastic.
A new theory helps explain the cause of the odd patterns in the Namibian desert — and can even help predict them.
NASA and NOAA officially declare 2016 the hottest year on record and a marker of global warming.
Cable network Nickelodeon initially announced a resort to open in 2020 that would feature restaurants and lounges 20 feet below sea level.
The amount of e-waste in Asia has jumped by nearly two-thirds in five years, raising hazards for the environment and for the people dismantling discarded gadgets.
Paying attention to the overlooked shrew is helping biologists understand the effects of climate change on other species, including humans.
The museum exhibit, Museo Atlántico, features hundreds of human forms scattered over a dozen installations at the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean.
The alien-like phenomenon is caused when ice crystals that are normally higher in the atmosphere flutter closer to the ground and create a crystal fog.