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James Cameron: We can protect the ocean 'twilight zone' with a...

Fifty years ago, Neil Armstrong took the first steps off our home planet.The “moonshot” was a unifying moment in human history, and it became a...

Britain says Iran seizes two oil tankers in Gulf, Iran says...

LONDON/DUBAI (Reuters) - Britain said Iran seized two oil tankers in the Gulf on Friday and told Tehran to return the vessels or face...

Cruise ship passengers are polluting the sea by using too much...

Cruise passengers are being blamed for polluting the seas of Spanish tourist hotspot Mallorca - by using too much suncream. Marine experts have pointed...

Hawaii telescope protesters don't back down after arrests

HONOLULU — Protesters didn’t back down from their long-running effort to stop construction of a $1.4 billion telescope, blocking a road Thursday to the...

Hawaii telescope protesters don't back down after arrests

HONOLULU (AP) — Thousands of protesters have joined a swelling effort to stop construction of a telescope they have long tried to keep off...

The Latest: Hawaii protests spur order over mountain access

HONOLULU (AP) — The Latest on protests of a telescope on Hawaii mountain (all times local):4:20 p.m.Hawaii Gov. David Ige has signed an emergency...

Europe Targets Climate Transformation Under Historic German Boss

(Bloomberg) -- Ursula von der Leyen clinched her position as the European Union’s most important policy maker Tuesday with a vision of how to...

Telescope viewing suspended as protesters block Hawaii road

HONOLULU — Astronomers have indefinitely stopped looking through 13 existing telescopes at the summit of Mauna Kea in Hawaii while protesters block the road...

Industry and campaigners spar over S.Africa's carbon tax

Johannesburg (AFP) - South Africa's new carbon tax has provoked a storm of criticism from environmental campaigners who say it is too weak --...

EU Commission head nominee von der Leyen urges 'green deal'

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Trump sees slowing Chinese growth pressuring Beijing on trade

By Susan Heavey and Jeff MasonWASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday seized on slowing economic growth in China as evidence that...

UPDATE 1-Trump sees slowing Chinese growth pressuring Beijing on trade

(Adds comments by Mnuchin, Larry Kudlow)By Susan Heavey and Jeff MasonWASHINGTON, July 15 (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday seized on slowing...

Trump sees slowing Chinese growth pressuring Beijing on trade

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday seized on slowing economic growth in China as evidence that U.S. tariffs were having “a...

Inside Iran: What Iranians think of stand-off with US

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China churns out record daily steel output in June – Reuters...

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s daily crude steel output rose to record levels in June, according to Reuters calculations, even as anti-pollution production curbs pushed...

Reef rescue: Could this robot help save corals?

The world’s coral reefs are in trouble - pollution and rising sea temperatures have seen vast areas damaged.But could this submersible robot, which can...

Polish opposition pledges to scrap coal by 2040

Warsaw (AFP) - The main Polish opposition group vowed Saturday to eliminate coal-generated power by 2040 as it launched a general election campaign against...

Germany Inches Toward Carbon Tax With Merkel Panel Proposals

(Bloomberg) -- Germany took a step toward introducing a sweeping levy on carbon-dioxide emissions to help recover lost ground on its international climate pledges.A...

53C heat and melted shoes: is the 135-mile Badwater the world's...

At 9.30pm on 23 July 2018, the second wave of runners lined up at Badwater Basin in Death Valley, 280 feet below sea level....

Barcelona crackdown on cruise ships to curb tourism & cut pollution...

Barcelona cruise ship holidays could be set for change as the city’s Mayor pledges to restrict the number of cruise ships allowed to dock...

Adult Acne Is On The Rise — & It Goes Way...

When considering various plagues and epidemics in recorded history, adult acne does not exactly spring to mind. The Black Death was widespread and devastating;...