A national action plan calls for change in order to protect the nation's coastal resources and habitats from the ever-growing dead zone in the Gulf of Mexico.
State environment officials plan to destroy nearly 2 tons of ivory trinkets and small artifacts on Thursday, joining an international movement to crack down on illegal trade and ‘tell the world that ivory shouldn’t be coveted.’
In the absence of broad federal support, state managers in Louisiana have had to go it alone in the quest to save the state's eroding coastline.
Despite Trump's approval of the pipeline, which has faced extensive environmental and political resistance, some experts say that the duration of the project, costs, and lack of promised profit might kill plans for it after all.
The August full moon rises above the 5th Century BC Temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounio, south of Athens, on Aug. 7. More than a hundred of Greece's ancient sites and museums were kept open until late and concerts organized to allow visitors to enjoy the full moon, which is accompanied by a partial lunar eclipse.