Officials Want to Wire Earth for Continuous Readout of Vital Signs
April 19, 2005 12:00 AM - John Heilprin, Associated Press
Imagine the planet wired for a nearly continuous readout on its vital signs, shared by all. That's the essence of a White House plan announced Monday.
Texas Compost Facility Turns Solid Waste into Rich Dirt
April 19, 2005 12:00 AM - Robert Boggs, Tyler (TX) Morning Telegraph
One man's trash is another's treasure.
Time to Roll Out, Recycle Old Tires
April 19, 2005 12:00 AM - Julie Edgar, Detroit Free Press
Rick Robertson is a longtime student of the School of Every Little Bit Helps.
High Gas Prices Push Car Buyers to Hybrids
April 19, 2005 12:00 AM - Joseph Mann, South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Ted Kelley, a private investigator in Boca Raton, is a happy convert to hybrid auto technology.
New Warner Bros. Project at Forest Preserve Gains Environmentalists' Support
April 18, 2005 12:00 AM - Associated Press
Environmentalists are giving the green light to a new Warner Bros. project that involves restoring a popular lake at an Illinois forest preserve.
Gorbachev Calls for Global Treaty Making Access to Water and Basic Sanitation a Human Right
April 18, 2005 12:00 AM - Jeremiah Marquez, Associated Press
Mikhail Gorbachev is pressing world leaders to adopt a treaty guaranteeing clean water and sanitation for their people, a task he says is more daunting than ending the nuclear arms race during the Cold War.
The Springtime Night Sky
April 18, 2005 12:00 AM - ENN
From seasonal constellations to planets, the springtime night sky is blooming with sights to behold. Find out what to look for overhead this spring!
Monuments to Unsustainability -- An ENN Commentary
April 18, 2005 12:00 AM - James Quigley, Center for Sustainable Energy
My 13-year old son is fascinated with muscle cars. He subscribes to one of those magazines that give him all he wants to know about horsepower-to-weight ratio and how fast the model in question can get from zero to 60.
Population of Chesapeake Rockfish Rebounds, but Worries Persist over Species' Future
April 18, 2005 12:00 AM - Stephen Manning, Associated Press
After a 15-minute fight, the telltale dark stripes of a rockfish show through the murky waters of the Chesapeake Bay, hooked on one of the 16 lines trailing behind a charter boat.
Environmental Battle Looms as Developers Press Plans for Resorts along Puerto Rico's Coast
April 18, 2005 12:00 AM - Ian James, Associated Press
A tranquil beach fringed with nothing but tropical forests, cattle ranches and turquoise seas is at the center of a looming battle between environmentalists and developers who plan two resorts along one of Puerto Rico's least disturbed stretches of coastline.