Computer rendition of Barrio Blanco Hydroelectric Dam.
Flood gates from a reservoir were opened and washed homes...
At 143-miles long, the 42-inch diameter Trans Pecos pipeline will conceivably transfer 1.4 billion cubic feet per day of natural gas from Fort Stockton, Texas to a pipeline along the U.S.-Mexican border near Presidio, Texas. Photo Credit: naturalgasintel.
A plan for an extensive pipeline costing hundreds of...
The United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues has...
Global warming may have started far earlier than anyone has...
Brazil's environmental officials said that the license for...
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Rick Kearns
6/17/16
Two weeks after 100,000 activists staged a massive nationwide strike and blockade, the Colombian government and leaders of the Minga — the mobilization — met to suspend the demonst...
Rick Kearns
6/16/16
Gunmen attacked a Guarani Kaiowa village in northern Brazil this week, killing one man and wounding six others, including a 12-year old boy...
Renzo Pipoli
6/15/16
Tens of thousands of South Americans gather on July 16 every year in a small town in the Atacama desert for a ceremony witnessed by almost 200,000 visitors...
Tim Radford, Climate News
6/13/16
Scientists have established at least one factor in the record melting of northern Greenland in 2015. The Arctic itself played a hand in what happened...
Rick Kearns
6/3/16
As Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau earns accolades for his pledges to uphold indigenous rights on the home front, legal advocates in Latin America are urging him to extend t...
Rick Kearns
6/3/16
Human rights advocates are calling for the immediate release of an Indigenous “prisoner of conscience” in Mexico who is an activist jailed on charges they assert were created to hi...
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Dina Gilio-Whitaker
6/2/16
The Native American and Indigenous Studies Association (NAISA) recently concluded its annual meeting, held May 18-21...
Steve Russell
6/1/16
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) is in charge of explaining our planet to space aliens. Everybody who has traveled in the U.S...
Vincent Schilling
5/31/16
The Eve Auction house in Paris reportedly pulled a Sacred Acoma Pueblo shield after reports that the item may have been stolen back in the 1970’s...
Mallory Price, Cronkite News
5/31/16
A large orange-and-black butterfly glides through a flurry of multicolored wings to land on a bright pink flower...

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