New report declares world must be off fossil fuels entirely by 2050.
The Supreme Court will rule on whether the Endangered Species Act has failed wildlife and private property owners alike.
The Supreme Court will rule on whether the Endangered Species Act has failed wildlife and private property owners alike
California in a nutshell: Laws that "feel good" but don’t work pass. One that might actually help kids gets vetoed.
Low yield organic farming uses up lots more land and harms biodiversity
Chopping down forests and irrigating rice paddies boosted greenhouse gases enough to prevent the onset of a new ice age
A lack of international regulations did not cause the plastic pollution crisis. Imposing them now won't fix the problem.
Pushing punitive bans is a strange activity for an organization dedicated to defending human rights.
Environmental groups hope for an outright ban instead.
Environmentalist groups are supporting a ballot initiative that raises taxes on retailers and consumers in order to pay for grants to environmentalist groups.
Banning straws "might make some politicians feel good, but it won't actually accomplish anything good."
Thanks to Chinese restrictions on imported recyclables, even less of America's waste is getting reused.
Reason investigation reveals that the coffee giant's new cold drink lids use more plastic than the old straw/lid combo.
Prosecutors in southern Utah have argued that they can prove that the closing of a corral gate was the crime of attempted wanton destruction of livestock by pointing to a defendant's membership in a conservation organization. Today I argue to the Utah Court of Appeals that it should review the First Amendment implications of the prosecutors' maneuver.
The latest environmental craze claims another victory.
Just because you cannot comply doesn’t mean the law cannot exist.
Advocates hope a straw ban will be the first step toward broader plastic prohibitions.
Another crop of celebrities, cities, and corporations declare war on single-use plastic straws.
Sea level rise rate has increased marginally, but are we doomed in the future?
Celebrity environmental activism against straws only lends moral support to prohibitionist politicians.