The Government Shutdown Has Halted Wildlife Conservation and Research
Between the loss of revenue and the lack of staff, important wildlife conservation work done by the National Park Service has been put in jeopardy.
Glacier National Park Is on Fire
The fire was sparked by a lightning storm and spread by strong winds.
The Plan to Save an Iconic Natural Monument By Covering It in Plastic
A wild desire to preserve one of Utah’s most famous natural monuments almost destroyed it.
The National Park Service Promises to Reinstate 92 Climate Change Documents Removed From Website
Dozens of documents outlining how national parks will address climate change were removed from the agency’s website this month.
'Yikes, This Is Bad Press': Internal Emails Show Federal Employees Asking Why a Climate Scientist's Meeting With Mark Zuckerberg Was Canceled
New unpublished documents from the US Geological Survey reveal the agency had no role in squashed meeting between its climate scientist at the Facebook CEO.
National Park Not Serviced
Trump’s Donation to the National Park Service Can Barely Pay for 86 Feet of One Walkway
FOIA documents reveal that Donald Trump’s check to the National Park Service is a drop in the bucket compared to the agency’s overall maintenance costs.
Why More Young British People Are Using Heroin
A study released today reveals a load of new unexpected narcotics trends throughout the UK.
That Was Quick: Hunters Stopped a Bill to Privatize Over 3 Million Acres of Public Land
A Republican congressman introduced the bill, then withdrew it in just one week.
Trump's Hiring Freeze Will Devastate Our National Parks
Our overcrowded National Parks need to hire 8,000 temporary employees to make sure you can go camping this summer.
Young People in Ireland Are Taking More Psychoactive Drugs Than Anyone Else in Europe
A study released this week found that young people in Ireland are big into "new psychoactive substances." So we tried to work out why.
A Look Inside the British Government's Legal Highs Lab
We spent a day at ground zero for the UK's new war on synthetic drugs.
The Death Stats That the British Government Is Using to Ban Legal Highs Are Total Bullshit
The government wants to blanket-ban legal highs after an influential Christian think tank pushed shonky stats about their death toll.