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December 25, 2014

Everything's Coming Together While Everything Falls Apart

Americans are skilled at that combination of complacency and despair that assumes things cannot change and that we, the people, do not have the power to change them. Yet you have to be abysmally ignorant of history, as well as of current events, not to see that our country and our world have always been changing, are in the midst of great and terrible changes, and are occasionally changed through the power of the popular will and idealistic movements.

China Pollution
Laurie Noble via Getty Images

Chinese Authorities Crack Down On Environmental Crime

Hawaii Lava
Ena Media Hawaii via Getty Images

Hawaii Lava Stops Just Short Of Shopping Center

Bao Bao In Tree
The Washington Post via Getty Images

National Zoo's Panda Cub Bao Bao Spends Night In Tree

Costa Rica Rainforest
ASSOCIATED PRESS

Restored Forests Breathe Life Into Efforts Against Climate Change

World On Fire
Saul Gravy via Getty Images

Did Anyone See 2014's Many Crises Coming?

Grumpy Cat
NBC NewsWire via Getty Images

Online Fame Helps Put Cats Front And Center

Prehistoric Mammals
Getty Video

These 5 Prehistoric Mammals Were Pretty Monstrous

Yosemite Falls Drought
ASSOCIATED PRESS

Finally! Drought-Stricken Yosemite's Waterfalls Are Back

Dengue Fever
LUIS ACOSTA via Getty Images

Climate Change Means Greater Risk Of Dengue Fever

Mississippi Storm Cloud
Donald Kinsey via Getty Images

Storm Brings Tornado And Hail To Louisiana, Mississippi

Noaa Snow Map
NOAA/Rutgers Snow Lab

The White Christmases We Used To Know Are A Lie, In One Chart

Us Ozone
ASSOCIATED PRESS

Appeals Court Sides With NRDC In Ozone Regulations Case

Snailfish
YouTube/SciNews

Scientists Discover Mysterious New Fish In The Deepest Place On Earth

Bike Train
Josh Miller

The Benefits Of Biking To School Go Beyond Better Fitness

Computer Trash
Manfred Rutz via Getty Images

Trashing Electronics Becomes Illegal In New York

Primate Testing
ASSOCIATED PRESS

13 Primates Die At South Texas Research Facility

Orangutan
AP

Court Rules Captive Orangutan Is 'Non-Human Person'

Pit Bull
Cristie Dunavan via Getty Images

Radio Host Says Pit Bulls 'Should All Be Put Down'

Christmas Dog
GK Hart/Vikki Hart via Getty Images

8 Tips To Keep Your Pets Safe This Holiday Season

New York Fracking
DON EMMERT via Getty Images

NY Fracking Ban Divides Experts On Climate Impacts

Factory
gemmalord.com

These Photos Show Santa's Workshop Is Actually A Sprawling Factory

Groupfeed
vimeo/akxpro

Watch These Humpback Whales Perform A Deadly Hunting Dance

Michael Brown Fisheye
ASSOCIATED PRESS

Americans Exercised Their Right To Assemble A Lot In 2014

Seal Pup Photobomb
Roy Mangersnes / Rex USA

Seal Pup Crawls Onto Woman's Lap For A Nap

Kepler K2
NASA Ames/JPL-Caltech/T Pyle

Reborn Space Telescope Makes Major Discovery

Vegan
Ellen Kanner

MEATLESS MONDAY
John Salley -- Making Life Betta

Task Force Releases Recommendations for Seafood Fraud

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Lightning
AP

Lightning Strike Near NFL Stadium Injures 7 People

Tire Landfill
Kathryn Scott Osler via Getty Images

Scrap Tire Playgrounds Lighten Landfills, But Raise Cancer Fears

Lava Tree Forest
Tor Johnson/Hawaii Tourism Authority

Welcome To A Haunting Forest Of Lava Trees

New Park
Natalia Salazar/Chicago Park District

This Sparkling New Park Was A Toxic Brownfield Just 4 Years Ago

Autumn Berries
Irenka Carney

EAT THE ENEMY
Eating These Can Save The Environment AND Fight Cancer

Cincinnati Zoo White Lion
ASSOCIATED PRESS

White Lion Euthanized At Cincinnati Zoo

Coastal Flooding Virginia
ASSOCIATED PRESS

There Will Be Flood: NOAA Projects Effects Of Sea Level Rise

Coal Ash
Charlotte Observer via Getty Images

EPA Releases Long-Anticipated Rules For Disposal Of Coal Ash

Dog
BFAS

Dog Sentenced To Die In Owner's Will May Have Second Chance