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Monday, Nov 14, 2011

Welcome to Green Week

Welcome to Green Week

Friday, Apr 21, 2017

Politics, Geography Affect Environmental Education

Politics, Geography Affect Environmental Education

In a classroom in Dallas, Texas, a teacher tells her students that climate change is a natural phenomenon. Meanwhile her counterpart in Queens, New York, presents evidence to the contrary.

Thursday, Apr 17, 2014

The 'Zero-Emission' Engine Is Almost Ready for Prime Time

The 'Zero-Emission' Engine Is Almost Ready for Prime Time

With the aid of government spending and joint efforts by Ford and Nissan, Daimler — Mercedes’s parent corporation — aims to start selling hydrogen-fueled cars to the public as early as 2017.

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Solar Power Helps Monitor Carbon Fuels

Oil and natural gas companies are using more solar power to provide electricity to power remote monitoring stations after the hydraulic fracturing crews have left.

Friday, Apr 19, 2013

Recycling Event Held for Earth Week

Recycling Event Held for Earth Week

Dozens of people gathered on Friday to give people a place to recycle cell phones for soldiers.

Saturday, Apr 6, 2013

Sea Lions Dying at Unusual Rate: NOAA

Sea Lions Dying at Unusual Rate: NOAA

There have been seven times the number of sea lions that have beached themselves in San Diego County compared to the same time period last year.

Friday, Mar 29, 2013

Hybrid Power Plant Burns More Than Just Coal

Hybrid Power Plant Burns More Than Just Coal

The Virginia City Hybrid Energy Center in St. Paul burns more than just coal from mines. Wood chips go into the fire as well. And, the utility running the plant is touting its advanced design.

Friday, Apr 20, 2012

Stone Cold Drinking

Stone Cold Drinking

A Vermont-based stone company uses its soapstone scraps to cut cubes it markets as "green," reusable alternatives to ice.

Thursday, Apr 19, 2012

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

“Entourage” star Adrian Grenier said he wants to change the way people view environmentalists, who are usually perceived as “wacky” and “unrealistic.” “Just because we wanna do the right thing, we get...

Monday, Apr 16, 2012

Learning to Live Green

Learning to Live Green

A new environmental curriculum including books and activities has helped fire students up to recycle and care for the Earth.

Top Stories
Few Leads, No Answers in Mission Valley Homicide
Few Leads, No Answers in Mission Valley Homicide

The daughter of a woman found dead in a Mission Valley office building recalls the last moment she spoke with her mother, two days before her mother’s body was discovered.

Developers Lack Incentives to Build Middle-Income Homes
Developers Lack Incentives to Build Middle-Income Homes

San Diego is in the midst of a housing crisis, as the average family struggles to find affordable homes.

Rabbits Shot, Killed in Rancho Bernardo Neighborhood
Rabbits Shot, Killed in Rancho Bernardo Neighborhood

There are some nervous neighbors in Rancho Bernardo after police received reports of someone driving around the area in a pickup truck and shooting rabbits.

Former Scouts, Organizers React to Trump's Political Speech
Former Scouts, Organizers React to Trump's Political Speech

President Donald Trump's appearance at a national Boy Scout event has hit a nerve with former scouts and organizers after his speech turned political. At the Boys Scouts of America's National Jamboree in...

Trump Continues Tweet Rant Against 'Weak' Attorney General
Trump Continues Tweet Rant Against 'Weak' Attorney General

President Donald Trump has spoken with advisers about firing Attorney General Jeff Sessions, officials say, and launched a fresh Twitter tirade Tuesday against the man who was the first U.S.

National Carousel Day Fundraiser to Help Balboa Carousel
National Carousel Day Fundraiser to Help Balboa Carousel

The owners of the historic Balboa Park Carousel are holding a fundraiser to help keep the site running.