#Current events

  • Article: The World’s Biggest Floating Solar Farm Is Now Live. And It’s on Top of a Former Coal Mine
    Environment

    The World’s Biggest Floating Solar Farm Is Now Live. And It’s on Top of a Former Coal Mine

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 18, 2017

    It’s more than six times as powerful as the next biggest floating solar farm. Read more

  • Article: British Columbia Bans Trophy Hunting of Grizzly Bears
    Environment

    British Columbia Bans Trophy Hunting of Grizzly Bears

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 16, 2017

    Hunting the bears for food is still permitted. Read more

  • Article: Canada Can Create 20 Million Jobs If It Invests in Sustainability: Report
    Environment

    Canada Can Create 20 Million Jobs If It Invests in Sustainability: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 15, 2017

    That would cover more than half of the population. Read more

  • Article: The People of Pakistan Have Planted 1 Billion Trees in 2 Years
    Environment

    The People of Pakistan Have Planted 1 Billion Trees in 2 Years

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 15, 2017

    48 football fields worth of forest are cut down each minute. Read more

  • Article: Chance the Rapper Donates 30K Backpacks Stuffed With School Supplies to Chicago Kids
    Education

    Chance the Rapper Donates 30K Backpacks Stuffed With School Supplies to Chicago Kids

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 14, 2017

    He also hosted a free concert. Read more

  • Article: 7 Things That Happened After Charlottesville That Will Restore Your Faith in Humanity
    Citizenship

    7 Things That Happened After Charlottesville That Will Restore Your Faith in Humanity

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 14, 2017

    From solidarity marches to unequivocal denunciations of hate. Read more

  • Article: Kenyans Break Out in Dance After Country Elects First Female Governors
    Girls & Women

    Kenyans Break Out in Dance After Country Elects First Female Governors

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 11, 2017

    It was an ecstatic moment. Read more

  • Article: 600,000 Syrians Have Returned Home So Far in 2017
    Citizenship

    600,000 Syrians Have Returned Home So Far in 2017

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 11, 2017

    But don't celebrate yet. Read more