Most Recent Content from: Environment

  • Article: Endangered Whale Sharks Found in Abundance Around Madagascar
    Environment

    Endangered Whale Sharks Found in Abundance Around Madagascar

    By Joe McCarthy|May 21, 2018

    The discovery could shield the species from poaching. Read more

  • Article: The World Is Becoming Uninhabitable for Animals
    Environment

    The World Is Becoming Uninhabitable for Animals

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 18, 2018

    The Paris climate agreement could help slow the decline. Read more

  • Article: 90% of 'Protected' Land Around the World Is Not Really Protected
    Environment

    90% of 'Protected' Land Around the World Is Not Really Protected

    By Joe McCarthy|May 18, 2018

    "A well-run protected area network is essential in saving species." Read more

  • Article: Vancouver Just Approved a Ban on Plastic Straws and Foam Containers
    Environment

    Vancouver Just Approved a Ban on Plastic Straws and Foam Containers

    By Jackie Marchildon|May 17, 2018

    Another big win for the environment! Read more

  • Article: The Ozone Was Healing. Now It's in Jeopardy.
    Environment

    The Ozone Was Healing. Now It's in Jeopardy.

    By Joe McCarthy|May 17, 2018

    "I have been doing this for 27 years and this is the most surprising thing I've ever seen." Read more

  • Article: The UK May Have to Pay a Multimillion-Euro Fine for Air Pollution
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    The UK May Have to Pay a Multimillion-Euro Fine for Air Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|May 17, 2018

    “We have waited a long time and we cannot possibly wait any longer.” Read more

  • Article: These 8 African Cities Pledged to Eliminate Emissions by 2050
    Environment

    These 8 African Cities Pledged to Eliminate Emissions by 2050

    May 17, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    From Accra to Dar es Salaam, these cities pledged to clean up the environment. Read more

  • Article: Nat Geo's Surprising New Cover Shows the Ongoing Perils of Plastic Pollution
    Environment

    Nat Geo's Surprising New Cover Shows the Ongoing Perils of Plastic Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|May 17, 2018

    More than 700 marine animal species have been harmed by plastic. Read more