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Environment

Scientists to review humpback whale deaths

Scientists to review large number of humpback whale deathsForty-one whales have been stranded in the region in 2016 and so far in 2017
  • Environment
  • 13 hours, 58 minutes ago
Nation

World’s last male rhino getting help from Tinder app

World’s last male rhino getting help from Tinder dating appThe campaign called “The Most Eligible Bachelor in the World” focuses on the rhino named Sudan
  • Nation
  • 2 days, 15 hours ago
Environment

Global warming may get Americans off the couch more

Global warming may get Americans off the couch moreGlobal warming’s milder winters will likely nudge Americans off the couch more in the future, a new study finds
  • Environment
  • 3 days, 14 hours ago
Wayne County

Program sheds light on Highland Park activists

Program sheds light on Highland Park activistsMark Ruffalo’s 100% campaign 5 residents with solar-powered streetlights to reward their leadership on clean energy
  • Wayne County
  • 4 days, 8 hours ago
Environment

Study: Whale and boat collisions may be more common

Study: Whale and boat collisions may be more commonAlmost 15 percent of the whales migrating to New England had injuries or scarring consistent with a vessel strike
  • Environment
  • 4 days, 14 hours ago
Nation

Scientists take to streets to defend research

Scientists take to streets to defend researchScientists, students and research advocates rallied from the Brandenburg Gate to the Washington Monument on Earth Day
  • Nation
  • 5 days, 16 hours ago
Michigan

Isle Royale’s moose numbers climb as wolves decline

Isle Royale’s moose numbers climb as wolves declineResearchers say about 1,600 moose roam Isle Royale in Michigan — and their numbers could double in three to four years
  • Michigan
  • 6 days, 13 hours ago
Nation

Baby orca! Last killer whale born at SeaWorld

Baby orca! Last killer whale born at SeaWorldThe mother was already pregnant when SeaWorld announced in March 2016 it had stopped breeding its orcas
  • Nation
  • 1 week ago
Autos

Dems fight to save funding for Ann Arbor EPA facility

Dems fight to save funding for Ann Arbor EPA facilityPresident has proposed eliminating $48 million and 168 positions from EPA’s Ann Arbor car-testing site
  • Autos
  • 1 week ago
Environment

Dow Chemical tries to kill pesticide risk study

Dow Chemical tries to kill pesticide risk studyFederal scientists point to a family of pesticides as harmful to about 1,800 critically threatened or endangered species
  • Environment
  • 1 week ago
World

Global temps hit second-highest on record in March

Global temps hit second-highest on record in MarchEarth’s temperatures in March were the most above normal on record without an El Nino spiking temperatures
  • World
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Environment

EPA seeks to scuttle cleanup of coal power plant

EPA seeks to scuttle cleanup of coal power plant pollutionThe Trump administration is once again seeking to scuttle cuts to pollution from coal-fired power plants
  • Environment
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Politics

EPA denies Great Lakes office closing

EPA denies Great Lakes office closingThree Michigan lawmakers expressed concern, as the Environmental Protection Agency denies the Great Lakes office closing
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Environment

Canada glacier melt rerouted in rare ‘river piracy’

Canada glacier melt rerouted in rare ‘river piracy’The Slims River went from a 10-foot deep to barely above a scientist’s high top sneakers at midstream.
  • Environment
  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Environment

Nestle’s bid for more water withdrawal riles residents

Nestle’s bid for more water withdrawal riles residentsCritics speak out on company’s push to draw 400 gallons per minute in Osceola County
  • Environment
  • 2 weeks ago
Detroit

Dutch students grow green home from Detroit blight

Dutch students grow green home from Detroit blightThree architecture students are turning an abandoned home into an energy-efficient model for the community
  • Detroit
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Environment

Trump’s energy review blocks G-7 from consensus

Trump’s energy review blocks Group of Seven from consensusTrump pledged to “cancel” the Paris Agreement, the first international deal to curb greenhouse gas emissions
  • Environment
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Nation

California governor declares end to drought emergency

California governor declares end to drought emergencyGov. Jerry Brown has lifted California’s drought emergency following one of the wettest winters in years
  • Nation
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Wayne County

Detroit activists warn pollution a health risk

Detroit activists warn pollution a continuing health riskState Rep. Stephanie Chang, D-Detroit, said air pollution is a “big issue in my district”
  • Wayne County
  • 3 weeks ago
Nation

Trump boosts coal as China takes lead on climate change

Trump boosts coal as China takes lead on climate changeAs Trump hosts President Xi Jinping this week, the countries are taking dramatically divergent paths on climate policy
  • Nation
  • 3 weeks ago
Nation

Trump revokes Alaska refuge rule

Trump revokes Alaska refuge rule; change may be symbolicAlaska’s lone U.S. representative, Republican Don Young, says Alaska was promised it could manage game animals
  • Nation
  • 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Environment

Photos show glaciers losing ground

Photos show glaciers losing groundResearchers document shrinking ice masses worldwide with before-and-after photos
  • Environment
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Environment

Scientists predict expansion of grizzly bear habitat

Scientists predict expansion of U.S. grizzly bear habitatSince coming under the protection of the Endangered Species Act, grizzlies have steadily expanded
  • Environment
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Politics

Levin, reps ask House to fully fund Great Lakes cleanup

Levin, reps ask House to fully fund Great Lakes cleanupTrump has proposed in next year’s budget eliminating the program, called the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
  • Politics
  • 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Environment

Trump admin seeks delay in ruling on climate plan

Trump administration seeks delay in ruling on climate planThe request came hours after Trump signed an executive order that seeks to roll back Obama’s effort to curb emissions
  • Environment
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Environment

Environmental groups vow to fight Trump climate actions

Environmental groups vow to fight Trump climate actionsEnvironmental groups will fight an executive order from Trump that would roll back Obama’s plans to curb global warming
  • Environment
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Politics

Trump seeks $50M Great Lakes cut to help fund wall

Trump seeks immediate $50M Great Lakes aid cut to help fund wallPresident Donald Trump is seeking a $50 million cut to the Great Lakes cleanup program to help cover early wall costs
  • Politics
  • 1 month ago
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