The Dutch are the world’s experts at living with water. They’re helping vulnerable Norfolk, Va., tackle its sea-level rise problem head-on.
When it comes to preparing for sea-level rise in coastal cities, the Dutch have a big head start on the rest of the world. And their best array of tools may be on display in and around the port city of Rotterdam.
Sea levels are rising and coastal flooding is real. Use this tool to see how your city will look as the seas rise.
When is a tree not a tree? When it’s a coconut palm in the Indian state of Goa.
Household recycling was virtually unknown in Lebanon until Beirut's trash crisis began last year. That's when the region's only landfill shut down, people started dumping trash wherever they could, and one activist saw an opportunity for people to think differently about their waste.
In France, the rain is causing major problems. But ongoing strikes may be an ever bigger problem.
The operation to remove tigers from a notorious temple run by Buddhist monks is ongoing, and the grim discoveries are piling up.
A new investigation finds that toxic electronic waste from the US is still being shipped to unsafe recyclers and dumps overseas, despite efforts to clean up the industry. Ken Christensen reports from Hong Kong.
The new guys in charge of Brazil describe themselves as great for business interests — as for the environment, campaigners say not so much.
Top pro surfer Adrian “Ace” Buchan says he and a dozen others became very sick after competing in these waters.