#Current events

  • Article: New York Is Divesting $5 Billion From Fossil Fuels
    Finance & Innovation

    New York Is Divesting $5 Billion From Fossil Fuels

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 10, 2018

    The global divestment movement is beginning to have an impact. Read more

  • Article: The Museum of Ice Cream Is in a Sticky Situation Over Its Environmental Impact
    Environment

    The Museum of Ice Cream Is in a Sticky Situation Over Its Environmental Impact

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 10, 2018

    "What is the purpose of this tiny piece of plastic other than a selfie moment?" Read more

  • Article: Belize Just Banned Oil Exploration in Its Waters
    Environment

    Belize Just Banned Oil Exploration in Its Waters

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 9, 2018

    Now other countries need to follow its lead. Read more

  • Article: 99% of These Turtles Are Being Born Female Because of Climate Change
    Environment

    99% of These Turtles Are Being Born Female Because of Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 9, 2018

    Scientists think this is a clear consequence of climate change. Read more

  • Article: Louisiana Knows Thousands Should Be Relocated. But No Funds Exist.
    Environment

    Louisiana Knows Thousands Should Be Relocated. But No Funds Exist.

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 8, 2018

    It’s a problem faced all around the world. Read more

  • Article: 1,000 Refugees Are Going to an NFL Game Thanks to This NFL Team Owner
    Citizenship

    1,000 Refugees Are Going to an NFL Game Thanks to This NFL Team Owner

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 5, 2018

    After his team finally made the playoffs, this owner knew how he wanted to celebrate. Read more

  • Article: The Bomb Cyclone Is So Cold Turtles in the Gulf Are in a State of Shock
    Environment

    The Bomb Cyclone Is So Cold Turtles in the Gulf Are in a State of Shock

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 5, 2018

    Turtles aren’t the only animals being affected by the unusually cold temperatures. Read more

  • Article: Norway Court Greenlights Arctic Drilling in Blow to Environmentalists
    Environment

    Norway Court Greenlights Arctic Drilling in Blow to Environmentalists

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 4, 2018

    The ruling runs counter to public beliefs. Read more