OPB/EarthFix | Nov. 30, 2015
Concerns about marine toxins have pushed back the commercial crabbing season at least two weeks, to the middle of December.
KUOW/EarthFix | Nov. 09, 2015
As international leaders head to Paris to talk about Climate Change and what to do about climate refugees, one tribe on the Washington coast plans its retreat from the rising seas.
OPB/EarthFix | Nov. 23, 2015
A group of Oregon ecologists is taking a bite out of the problem of invasive species – with Cajun-fried bullfrog legs and invasive crayfish dip. They even have a cookbook full of dishes that put invasive species on the menu.
Technology | Energy | Science | EnvironmentNPR | Nov. 30, 2015 11 p.m.
Named Sustainability Base, a NASA facility in California is a model for energy-efficient federal buildings. It's powered by a fuel cell like those used on spacecraft and recycles water for flushing.
Food | Business | Flora and Fauna | Environment | NationNPR | Nov. 30, 2015 4:20 p.m.
Providence is widely considered the finest restaurant in Los Angeles. Its award-winning chef, Michael Cimarusti, is piloting Dock to Dish, a program that hooks chefs up directly with local fishermen.
The 1997 Kyoto treaty set targets for cutting greenhouse gas emissions that many nations didn't meet. This time, stakes are higher and all countries will be asked to set and meet their own limits.
Technology | Energy | Science | Environment | NationNPR | Nov. 30, 2015 3:26 p.m.
How can climate scientists be so sure about what will happen decades and centuries from now? About 30 teams using supercomputers to churn through mountains of data see patterns aligning.
Technology | Energy | Science | Environment | Nation | Business | Elections | World | EconomyNPR | Nov. 30, 2015 2:23 p.m.
Twenty countries and 28 investors promised on Monday to jointly fund the development of energy alternatives. Backers of the initiative say private money is key to the next big push in energy.
Business | World | Environment | Economy | EnergyNPR | Nov. 30, 2015 2:17 p.m.
The conference is being billed as a last chance summit to save the planet. The goal is to come to a global agreement to limit greenhouse emissions in effort to curb climate change.
Business | World | EnvironmentNPR | Nov. 30, 2015 8:11 a.m.
The Chinese tend to ignore the dangers of global warming even though the country already suffers the consequences of pollution today and faces serious potential threats in the longer term.
Business | World | Environment | Economy | EnergyNPR | Nov. 30, 2015 8:10 a.m.
Coal is king in India. Some say there's little alternative. So how can this country, the world's third-largest polluter, provide energy and lift millions from poverty while trying to become "greener"?
Protesters gathered on the eve of a global conference on climate change. About 200 activists defied a ban on mass demonstrations and they were met by riot police.