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.
Michigan Works to Restore Moose Population
April 18, 2005 12:00 AM - John Flesher, Associated Press
Known only as Moose No. 173, she wandered for years in the swamplands and forests of Michigan's far north before dropping dead at the foot of a black spruce tree and disappearing over the next week beneath a blanket of snow.
Oceans Getting Louder; Effects Unclear
April 18, 2005 12:00 AM - Jay Lindsay, Associated Press
High-profile whale beachings have been linked to sonar blasts and sparked fierce public debate over the military's use of sound in national defense. But a broader concern for scientists is rising levels of ocean background noise, much of it generated by commercial shipping, and whether it interferes with the way the entire sea has operated for eons.