The iconic elephants of the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will parade into a Rhode Island arena for their final performance Sunday, ending a classic feature of "The Greatest Show on Earth" that began in the "big top" circus tents 145 years ago.
Indians can now get real-time data on air pollution in their cities with just a tweet. A new feature launched on Earth Day enables Twitter users in India to ask for this information using the hashtag #Breathe.
Ryan Helfenbein, the managing partner of the funeral business Lasting Tributes, says the option —cheaper without embalming chemicals and digging machinery traditionally used — is an example of where the funeral industry is headed.
Plastic waste covers our oceans and landfill. The past 70 years of plastic waste have resulted in pollution so ubiquitous scientists say it’s a marker of a new geological epoch, the manmade Anthropocene.
Average carbon dioxide emissions from new cars sold in the European Union fell 3 percent last year, remaining below EU targets for 2015 as part of efforts to slow climate change, the European Environment Agency (EEA) said on Thursday.
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