Environment | Nation | Climate change | Politics | Science | News | EducationNPR | July 31, 2017 6:27 a.m.
The new bill was pushed by a conservative group critical of the way evolution, climate change and government were being taught in Florida schools.
World | Environment | Nation | Climate change | Science | NewsNPR | July 24, 2017 5:16 a.m.
Even though President Donald Trump promised to pull the U.S. from the Paris climate accord, Al Gore still sees an "excellent chance" of meeting the accord's commitments to reduce global warming.
Environment | News | local | Fish & WildlifeAP | July 13, 2017 1:11 p.m. | Corvallis, Oregon
Oregon State University received nearly $122 million from the National Science Foundation to lead construction of the first of three ships for the U.S. Academic Research Fleet.
local | Environment | News | Climate change | EnergyKUOW/EarthFix | June 29, 2017 2:02 p.m. | Seattle
If the world does nothing to limit carbon emissions, the U.S. economy will suffer — but the Pacific Northwest might actually benefit.
Ken Ward was one of five activists who turned valves off on several pipelines bringing oil from Canada to the United States.
Most mornings and afternoons, a newly built footpath that plunges through a grove of towering redwoods is clogged with workers and school kids.
Communities | Nation | Climate change | Environment | Energy | Politics | Renewable energy | News | localOPB/EarthFix | June 6, 2017 4:15 p.m. | Ashland, Oregon
Northwest states once again speaking out against Trump administration actions on climate change.
In the wake of President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the Paris accords, Gov. Kate Brown says Oregon is joining a coalition led by California, Washington and New York to fight climate change.
World | Environment | Nation | Climate change | Energy | Politics | NewsAP | May 31, 2017 7:30 a.m. | Washington
President Donald Trump is expected to pull the United States from a landmark global climate agreement, a White House official said Wednesday, though there could be "caveats in the language" announcing a withdrawal, leaving open the possibility that his decision isn't final.
World | Environment | News | Climate changeAP | April 2, 2017 10:11 a.m. | Mocoa, Colombia
A grim search for the missing resumed at dawn Sunday in southern Colombia after surging rivers sent an avalanche of floodwaters, mud and debris through a city, killing at least 200 people and leaving many more injured and homeless.
As the Trump administration rolls back climate policy, Northwest states are taking a stand. What could they feasibly do?
We hear what climate change bills lawmakers are thinking about. We discuss the music of grief. Then we turn to the business of university sports marketing. We end the hour with an in-depth look at the Irish Dancing World Championship.
Environment | Climate change | Energy | Economy | News | local | BusinessNorthwest News Network | March 14, 2017 6:15 a.m.
Polluting industries in Washington state don't like Gov. Jay Inslee's cap on carbon emissions — and they don't think it's legal.
Environment | Nation | Climate change | Energy | Politics | Science | NewsNPR | March 9, 2017 8:54 a.m.
In an interview with CNBC, President Trump's EPA administrator said he did not believe carbon dioxide is a major contributor to global warming.
Environment | News | Agriculture | localNorthwest News Network | March 3, 2017 7:11 p.m.
Wine scientists and grape growers will converge in the Tri-Cities, Washington, next week to talk about how to produce high-quality wine when the climate is getting more extreme.
Science | Environment | Land | Climate change | localOPB | Feb. 14, 2017 11:13 a.m. | Mount Hood, Oregon
The spectacular glacier caves of Mount Hood collapsed and disappeared completely within just a few years of their discovery. Scientists are only now learning what happened.