Most Recent Content from: Environment

  • Article: Climate Change Is Increasing People's Exposure to Cancer-Causing Substances: Report

    Climate Change Is Increasing People's Exposure to Cancer-Causing Substances: Report

    By Catherine Caruso|May 18, 2020

    Extreme heat and natural disasters can increase the number of carcinogens in the air. Read more

  • Article: African Countries Get New Tool to Predict Climate-Related Disasters

    African Countries Get New Tool to Predict Climate-Related Disasters

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 18, 2020

    Being able to track increasingly extreme weather patterns could save lives in the continent. Read more

  • Article: The EU Wants to Cut Pesticide Use in Half by 2030 to Save Bees

    The EU Wants to Cut Pesticide Use in Half by 2030 to Save Bees

    By Catherine Caruso|May 15, 2020

    A draft of the proposal will be released next week. Read more

  • Article: COVID-19 Pandemic Provides Opportunity to Protect Oceans: Report

    COVID-19 Pandemic Provides Opportunity to Protect Oceans: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|May 14, 2020

    From fishing to shipping, countries can re-examine their marine identities. Read more

  • Article: UK Teen Climate Activist Says COVID-19 Is ‘Once-in-a-Lifetime' Chance to Save the Planet

    UK Teen Climate Activist Says COVID-19 Is ‘Once-in-a-Lifetime' Chance to Save the Planet

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 14, 2020

    Bella Lack wants Britain to use the crisis as a springboard for environmental change. Read more

  • Article: These Communities Are Fighting Poverty and Protecting Forests Amid COVID-19

    These Communities Are Fighting Poverty and Protecting Forests Amid COVID-19

    By Joe McCarthy|May 14, 2020

    How two conservation initiatives provide a template for sustainable development. Read more

  • Article: How Deforestation Increases the Risk of Disease Outbreaks Like COVID-19

    How Deforestation Increases the Risk of Disease Outbreaks Like COVID-19

    By Brandon Wiggins|May 13, 2020

    Wildlife destruction increases the possibility of viruses jumping from species to species. Read more

  • Article: Canada Ties Corporate Coronavirus Relief to Climate Action

    Canada Ties Corporate Coronavirus Relief to Climate Action

    By Joe McCarthy|May 12, 2020

    The plan is part of a global push for a “green recovery.” Read more