New Jersey to Shut Down Hundreds of Transportation Projects – The New York Times

Gov. Chris Christie ordered the work stoppage, which affects projects across the state, after lawmakers failed to agree on a gas-tax increase. Source: New Jersey to Shut Down Hundreds of Transportation Projects – The New York Times Advertisements

Federal Court Rules On Climate Change In Favor Of Today’s Children – Forbes

Judge Thomas Coffin of the United States Federal District Court in Eugene, Oregon, ruled on Friday in favor of twenty-one plaintiffs, ages 8 to 19, on behalf of future generations of Americans in a landmark constitutional climate change case brought against the Federal Government. The lawsuit claims that a government elected by the people and […]

Profit Or Preservation?

It is known as one of the Seven Wonders of the Natural World and regarded as a global treasure, but experts have warned Australia’s already fragile Great Barrier Reef in under threat in what could be an environmental disaster with global implications. Australia’s new Prime Minister, Tony Abbott, who once famously said that climate change […]