In this week's environment update, we check in on Pittsburgh's new efforts to boost recycling and see how the Allegheny County Health Department is taking precautions during an intense mosquito season.
So when the peak sales months for personal space heaters are July and August, you know it's time to turn up the office thermostat.
OK. It's kind of gross. But you can actually speed up the decomposition in your compost pile by sprinkling in a few of these little guys.
After toxic cyanobacteria shut down Toledo's water supply in 2014, officials are working to get ahead of this year's bloom on Lake Erie.
Cuckoos can eat more than 100 caterpillars in less than 10 minutes. Pound for pound, that's the equivalent of a 15-year-old eating 10 pizzas.
Environmental groups are appealing the air quality permit state regulators gave Shell for its proposed ethane cracker petrochemical plant in Beaver County.