Is the extraction of lithium for lithium ion batteries really worse for the environment than fracking?
Lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries are hard to escape; they’re in cell phones, laptops, and basically anything else with rechargeable batteries.
The left lane of eastbound Interstate 64 in Alleghany County is expected to be closed through Tuesday, May 2, between mile marker 3 and 6.
A study among young children with Type 1 diabetes found that a UVA-developed artificial pancreas helped study participants better control their condition.
Vendors at the weekly Charlottesville City Market continue to promote sustainability and minimize their environmental impact.
Greater Augusta Prevention Partners honored the winners of the Living Alcohol and Drug Free video contest on Thursday.
Five days of much-needed rain helped bring about an early end to spring wildfire season in Virginia, according to the Virginia Department of Forestry.
As mosquito season begins May 1 in Virginia, it is important for people across the Commonwealth to be reminded of Zika virus.
A briefing paper details how Dominion Resources intends to blast away mountaintops as part of the construction of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline.
After 44 years of service, well known Valley radio announcer Charles Graves has decided to retire from WSVA Radio in Harrisonburg.
Augusta Health broke ground on its Emergency Department (ED) Expansion on Wednesday, April 26.
Schedule of events at the Wayne Theatre, Waynesboro, Va., for the month of May 2017.
University of Virginia Cancer Center has again been honored for its work researching new and better cancer treatments.
How can you get smarter? Is it even possible to boost up your intelligence? Only 10 years ago, they said it’s impossible.
AccuWeather reports wet weather and severe storms will keep extreme temperatures at bay in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic this summer.
Virginia Tech professor enlists French residents for study validating pollution-driven health claims
State-funded health studies have disproved claims by residents and local doctors in one of France’s largest industrial regions.
The Virginia State Police is currently working to identify, contain and eradicate malware that has impacted the Department’s email network.
The safety rest area on southbound Interstate 81 in Rockingham County is scheduled to close from 6 a.m. to 12 noon on Thursday.
Following heavy rain in parts of the state this week, the Virginia Department of Health reminds people to take precautions to avoid flooded areas.
Chris Graham interviews Richmond-based comedian Antoine Scott, who is headlining the Mother’s Day Weekend Bash.
The 3 Redneck Tenors started as a way around a community theater not having enough money to do a benefit.
If you’re thinking about how to regain the trust of your wife, it probably has weakened or seems completely lost for some reason.
An international team of scientists has determined the 3-D atomic structure of more than 1,000 proteins.
Native spring wildflowers and children’s creativity will be celebrated during Shenandoah National Park’s Wildflower Weekend, May 6-7.
The Local Energy Alliance Program (LEAP) will host a special event on May 25 at The Paramount Theater about climate change.
Suicide is the tenth leading cause of death in the United States. Yet many people affected by suicide don’t talk about it.