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PHOTOS: A Year After Spill, Gulf Ecosystem Struggles

PHOTOS: A Year After Spill, Gulf Ecosystem Struggles

The fragile environment still ears scars from the catastrophic Deepwater Horizon spill. Read »

Apr 20, 2011
Used Oil Heats Garage

Used Oil Heats Garage

The used oil from the Key Hyundai service department heats their work area. Watch »

Apr 19, 2011
American Airlines Aims High With Recycling Program

American Airlines Aims High With Recycling Program

Windows, magazines, carpets, pillows and blankets and, of course, cans, are all targets of the company's effort... Watch »

Apr 19, 2011
Organic Farm Sprouts Up in Brooklyn

Organic Farm Sprouts Up in Brooklyn

"If you're going to have a sustainable city, you're going to have to go back to growing things as close to... Watch »

Apr 19, 2011
Dirty Job Is Cleaner for the Environment

Dirty Job Is Cleaner for the Environment

Changing car oil is a dirty job that most people have done at a dealership or service center instead of doing it... Watch »

Apr 12, 2012
Asia's Coastal Nuke Plants: Disaster-in-Waiting?

Asia's Coastal Nuke Plants: Disaster-in-Waiting?

Scientists say several could be vulnerable to a tsunami like the one that struck Fukushima. Read »

Apr 19, 2011
What is E-Cycling?

What is E-Cycling?

Find out why recycling your electronics is just as important as recycling paper or plastic bottles. Watch »

Apr 19, 2011
EPA, Eco Groups at Odds in Climate Change Case

EPA, Eco Groups at Odds in Climate Change Case

Who has the right to make the rules: the government agency or a federal court? Read »

Apr 12, 2012
Japan Evacuees Criticize Compensation Offer

Japan Evacuees Criticize Compensation Offer

Eligible families would receive $12,000 in compensation. Read »

Apr 15, 2011
Earth Week 2011
EarthTalk: Cleaning Products, Phragmites
PepsiCo Unveils 100 Percent Plant-Based Bottle

PepsiCo Unveils 100 Percent Plant-Based Bottle

PepsiCo Inc. unveiled a bottle made entirely of plant material, which it says bests the technology of competitor... Read »

Apr 12, 2012
How to Flush Your Bottled Water Habit

How to Flush Your Bottled Water Habit

The $14.4 billion bottled-water market has come under fire for being environmentally incorrect as those discarded... Read »

Apr 11, 2012
Eco-Friendly Tune-Ups Keep You Driving Green

Eco-Friendly Tune-Ups Keep You Driving Green

Feeling a twinge of guilt as you chug down the highway in your SUV? Now you can now ease your mind with green car... Read »

Apr 11, 2012
Earth Day: Forty Years After the First Celebration
Put Your Trash to Good Re-Use

Put Your Trash to Good Re-Use

This Earth Week, we've partnered with TerraCycle to turn your trash into affordable, eco-friendly products. Read »

Apr 15, 2011
20 Exotic

20 Exotic "RAP" Stars Rock Animal World

Best of the bunch from Conservation International's 20 years of field study. Read »

Apr 14, 2011
Texas Wildfires Rage:

Texas Wildfires Rage: "Single Worst Fire Day"

West Texas was ablaze with wildfires on Sunday, a day the state's forest service officials are calling the worst... Read »

Apr 10, 2011

"Eco Everest" Expedition Aims to Clear Trash

A veteran Sherpa guide is leading a team of mountaineers up Everest to clear away almost 11,000 pounds of garbage... Read »

Apr 9, 2011
US Official Denies Report on BP Drilling Plans

US Official Denies Report on BP Drilling Plans

US interior secretary Ken Salazar is rejecting reports about BP's plan to resume its deepwater drilling in the Gulf... Read »

Apr 4, 2011

Sunday Night Football

Seattle VS. Arizona

Photos & Videos

Easter Seals Goodwill Fantasy of Lights
Join NBC Connecticut on December 10 at New Haven Lighthouse Point Park at 5 pm to view over 60 festive light displays. Read more
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