April 21-28, 2013

Friday, Apr 13, 2012 at 12:21 PM EDT

Development in the Arctic Could Be Disastrous: Report

Development in the Arctic Could Be Disastrous: Report

Economic development in the Arctic — an industry that could garner $100 billion in investments in the coming years — comes with very high risks of environmental disaster like oil spills, a new British...

Thursday, Apr 12, 2012 at 02:33 PM EDT

States Where Green Jobs Are Going Greenbusters

States Where Green Jobs Are Going Greenbusters

The green economy often is cited as a key driver of the national economic recovery. At the very least, it is creating jobs. The total number of jobs related to green products and services in 2010 was...

Thursday, Apr 12, 2012 at 01:12 PM EDT

US Sees Record for Warmest March -- and First Three Months of a Year

US Sees Record for Warmest March -- and First Three Months of a Year

The temperature analysis released by the U.S. government each month usually isn't all that riveting, but the one that came out Monday is a doozy -- and not just for weather wonks.

Thursday, Apr 12, 2012 at 01:06 PM EDT

Extremely Rare Leopards Find Safe Spot in New Park

Extremely Rare Leopards Find Safe Spot in New Park

A new national park in Russia is an attempt to save the world's rarest cat, the Amur leopard.

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2012 at 04:30 PM EDT

Teaching Kids to Recycle

Teaching Kids to Recycle

You may think that teaching your kids how to recycle is difficult, but it may be easier than you think. Turning disposable trash into reusable items is a great way to help the environment. iVoices Beth Engelman,

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2012 at 04:30 PM EDT

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

Can you do without plastic bags? Brandi Jeter, Sharon Rowley, Beth Engelman and Amanda Rodriguez, sit down with iVillage.com's Kelly Wallace for a friendly discussion about plastic bags and if there is a way to...

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2012 at 04:30 PM EDT

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

16-year-old researcher Sara Volz is working in an Air Force Academy lab to extract fuel from algae. Sara hopes her work will eventually lead to a sustainable means for producing bio fuels.

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2012 at 04:30 PM EDT

Home Canning Is Good For Our Environment

Home Canning Is Good For Our Environment

Canned foods are good for you and for the environment and it's making a comeback. The old-fashioned trend is one that could help save you money, eat healthier and make help reduce environmental

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2012 at 04:01 PM EDT

How to Flush Your Bottled Water Habit

How to Flush Your Bottled Water Habit

The $14.4 billion bottled-water market has come under fire for being environmentally incorrect as those discarded plastic containers keep piling up in landfills.

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2012 at 04:01 PM EDT

Eco-Friendly Tune-Ups Keep You Driving Green

Eco-Friendly Tune-Ups Keep You Driving Green

Feeling a twinge of guilt as you chug down the highway in your SUV? Now you can now ease your mind with green car tune-ups — no Prius necessary.

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