Finding paths of progress toward a greener planet shouldn't be left to governments alone, businesses play a key role in developing new technologies, says executive director of UN Environment.
Around two-thirds of cities are working with private companies to address urban water crises such as declining water quality, drought, and flooding, according to a new report.
Amid recent shark activity along Cape Cod, marine researchers urge beachgoers to practice "vigilance and respect" for shark ecosystems.
The multifaceted benefits of urban trees were detailed in a new study finding that cities with more trees reduce air pollution and protect people from heatwaves.
Harini Nagendra, a professor at India's Azim Premji University, says that lakes, trees, and other natural resources are vital to maintaining health and nourishment in India's poorest cities.
President Trump has opted not to use an emergency order protecting coal plants, despite previous negotiations and campaign promises to bolster the industry.