Credit: CC0 Public Domain The Trump administration is taking a major step toward allowing a first-in-a-generation seismic search for oil and gas under Atlantic waters, despite protests that the geological tests involve loud air gun blasts that will harm whales, dolphins and other animals. The National Marine Fisheries Service is […]

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government introduced a federal carbon tax earlier this year to curb greenhouse gas emissions The Canadian province of Alberta announced Thursday it would pull out of Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s flagship climate change initiative in protest against a court ruling against the expansion of the […]