Feeling like your allergies have been getting worse the past few years? A new study suggests that climate change is making pollen seasons longer and more intense.
The new study found that humans — not nature — are likely the primary cause of changes in Atlantic hurricane patterns.
A massive iceberg, 20 times the size of Manhattan, broke off in the Antarctic according to the British Antarctic Survey.
President Joe Biden's national climate adviser says. the deadly winter storm that caused widespread power outages in Texas and other states is a “wake-up call” for the United States to build energy systems and other infrastructure that are more reliable.
In his new book, “How to Avoid a Climate Disaster,” Bill Gates says that it is imperative that the world go from the current 51 billion tons of emissions to zero within the next 30 years to avoid catastrophe.
'A VERY SAD EVENT': "Every mortality that occurs really has a devastating impact on the population as a whole, because they are one of our most critically endangered whales in the world. Every whale counts."
Democrats in the Illinois General Assembly are reviving a plan to make Illinois reliant only on renewable power sources by 2050 with policies and regulations to encourage a switch to generating energy from such sustainable sources as wind and solar.
Loren Wobig from the Office of Water Resources for IDNR talks about the Brandon Road Lock and Dam Project, which aims to block invasive species such as Asian carp from the Great Lakes.
An Illinois judge ruled on Friday that Trump International Hotel and Tower is liable for violating environmental laws by using water from the Chicago River for its cooling system.
Elisabeth Moyer, associate professor of the University of Chicago, talks about the environmental impact of the Keystone XL Pipeline and what the president's decision will mean for renewable energy proponents.
Biden’s orders will pause new oil and gas leases on federal lands and waters and target fossil fuel subsidies.
LONG LIFE: Grizzly Bear 168 went from 450 pounds as a 5-year-old to 170 pounds when he was euthanized last year. He had just a couple teeth but was still on the prowl, gumming calves to death. Rangers say he sired at least three litters and outlived every female in the park by four years.
Construction on the long-disputed Keystone XL oil pipeline has been halted as U.S. President Joe Biden decided to revoke its permit.
In his first hours as president, President Joe Biden signed a series of executive actions that reversed his predecessor’s orders on immigration, climate change and handling of the coronavirus pandemic.
2020 has officially been ranked as Earth’s second hottest year, according to scientists from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
The western half of the lava lake in a crater on Kilauea Volcano was about 650 feet deep Friday morning.
Dr. Gavin Schmidt from the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies elaborates on the findings of their yearly global temperature data report
The COVID-19 pandemic caused greenhouse gas emissions in the United States to drop by 10.3% in 2020, according to preliminary data by the Rhodium Group.
A new report estimates that Amazon generated enough plastic packaging waste in 2019 to circle the Earth 500 times.
Are taller wind turbines ugly? A company wants to build a 120 turbine wind farm in Illinois. Some neighbors say the 675 foot high turbines are too big.