Coal mining jobs have been in decline since the 1980s. Is there reason to think Donald Trump could resuscitate a dying industry?
Backyard chickens may be dirtier than you think.
Serious crimes are more likely to occur in neighborhoods downwind of air pollution, according to a new study.
Pacific Standard sits down to talk with Chauntelle Tibbals.
The House voted this week to ban microbeads. This is a demonstrably good thing.
Japanese officials claim hunting a select number of whales each year provides valuable insight into the animal's health and migration. Conservationists, however, criticize the whaling program as a front to evade commercial whaling bans.
It would appear so, going by current research.
A new report highlights the troubling reality of sexual assault for men in the military.
The science behind football brain injuries.
Nathan Donley, a staff scientist with the Center for Biological Diversity, discusses the harmful side effects of the glyphosate.
To better understand endangered species, study their genetics.