The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention is proposing a change in the state regulation that would make it easier for the agency to withhold information from the public concerning disease outbreaks.
The New York Department of State (DOS) has refused to give Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant the certificate required for future use of the Hudson River, citing environmental and public safety concerns.
On Hawaii's Mauna Kea volcano, construction on what would be one of the world's largest telescopes was blocked once again by protesters who say that the $1.4 billion dollar project would desecrate sacred land.
If you think urban coyotes are fun, you’re in luck. Scientists are now predicting the movement of bigger predators into the cities. The reasoning is fascinating. Apparently the carnivores are cashing in on a softer life.
A congressional report released today finds that the United States would not be able to expediently conduct radiation tests following the explosion of dirty bomb in a major city. And that spells trouble.