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Saturday, Jun 20, 2015 at 05:26 PM EDT

More Fuel-Efficient Trucks by 2027?

More Fuel-Efficient Trucks by 2027?

The Obama administration on Friday proposed tough new standards to improve fuel efficiency and reduce carbon dioxide pollution from trucks and vans, the latest move by President Barack Obama to address...

Friday, Jun 19, 2015 at 05:47 PM EDT

Your Lawn Could Improve (Or Pollute) Our Water

Your Lawn Could Improve (Or Pollute) Our Water

Everybody wants that perfectly manicured swath of green lawn from sidewalk to doorstep, but how does that pristine grass impact our water?

Saturday, Jun 13, 2015 at 07:04 AM EDT

Francis Latest Pope to Voice Environment Alarm

Francis Latest Pope to Voice Environment Alarm

Anxiety has gripped American conservatives over Pope Francis' upcoming encyclical on the environment. So much so that you might think a pope had never before blamed fossil fuels for global warming.

Saturday, Jun 6, 2015 at 06:39 PM EDT

Santorum to Pope: 'Leave Science to the Scientists'

Santorum to Pope: 'Leave Science to the Scientists'

A former US senator from Pennsylvania and presidential hopeful wants Pope Francis to "leave science to the scientists."

Monday, Jun 1, 2015 at 08:32 AM EDT

Camden Urban Garden Opens to Feed Families in Need

Camden Urban Garden Opens to Feed Families in Need

Volunteers teamed up to plant fruits, vegetables and herbs at 2nd and Kane streets in Camden as part of a new 2-acre urban garden that will help feed families in need in Camden County.

Thursday, May 28, 2015 at 10:38 PM EDT

Lack of Rain Impacting Crop Growth on NJ Farms

Lack of Rain Impacting Crop Growth on NJ Farms

Local farmers say their fields haven't seen any rain, those who have need more and the wait for rain is beginning to impact some key crops.

Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 09:01 PM EDT

Pa. Born Falcons Teach Lesson in Conservation, Protection

Pa. Born Falcons Teach Lesson in Conservation, Protection

Two of three peregrine falcons that hatched on the ledge of an office building helped teach a lesson in conservation and protection in Pennsylvania's capitol Thursday.

Sunday, May 10, 2015 at 10:55 AM EDT

NJ Recycling Company Takes on K-Cups

NJ Recycling Company Takes on K-Cups

They have become the cigarette butt of the coffee industry — at least from a recycling perspective.

Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 01:27 PM EDT

Philly's the Best at Bathroom Recycling

Philly's the Best at Bathroom Recycling

What Philadelphians are doing in the restroom is being recognized.

Monday, May 4, 2015 at 02:43 PM EDT

Fairmount Park Plans For the Future

Fairmount Park Plans For the Future

Friends of the Wissahickon members got a firsthand look at a major new vision for Fairmount Park in late March.

 

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