#Climate Change

  • Article: NYC Just Paved the Way for a New Standard in Lowering Carbon Footprints
    Environment

    NYC Just Paved the Way for a New Standard in Lowering Carbon Footprints

    By Sophie Maes|Aug. 24, 2018

    Electricity and heating in buildings account for 70% of the city’s climate pollution. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Are Using In Vitro Fertilization to Save Coral Reefs
    Environment

    Scientists Are Using In Vitro Fertilization to Save Coral Reefs

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Dana Brandes-Simon|Aug. 15, 2018

    The tactic has become necessary in the face of a deadly coral disease. Read more

  • Article: The Key to Ending World Hunger? Healthy Soil, UN Says
    Food & Hunger

    The Key to Ending World Hunger? Healthy Soil, UN Says

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Joanna Prisco|Aug. 14, 2018

    It’s a dirty job, but somebody has to do it. Read more

  • Article: Chile and Argentina Want to Kill 100,000 Beavers
    Environment

    Chile and Argentina Want to Kill 100,000 Beavers

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Dana Brandes-Simon|Aug. 13, 2018

    The productive beavers have become an environmental menace. Read more

  • Article: Indonesian Coral May Be Resistant to Global Warming, Scientists Say
    Environment

    Indonesian Coral May Be Resistant to Global Warming, Scientists Say

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Joanna Prisco|Aug. 13, 2018

    It could teach us how to save reefs around the world. Read more

  • Article: Australian Farmers Struggle Amid One of the Worst Droughts in Living Memory
    Environment

    Australian Farmers Struggle Amid One of the Worst Droughts in Living Memory

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 7, 2018

    Some regional towns haven’t witnessed noteworthy rain since the beginning of 2012. Read more

  • Article: A Potentially Deadly Tick From East Asia Found Its Way to the US
    Health

    A Potentially Deadly Tick From East Asia Found Its Way to the US

    By Dana Brandes-Simon|Aug. 7, 2018

    Although the tick is not currently carrying human diseases, it does pose a threat to livestock. Read more

  • Article: Villagers 'Living Between Life and Death' as Pakistan's Glaciers Melt
    Environment

    Villagers 'Living Between Life and Death' as Pakistan's Glaciers Melt

    Aug. 6, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    It seems like we are under constant threat of a natural disaster," said villager Shakoor Baig. Read more