#Environment

  • 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: The Many, Many Ways The Killers Are Working to Make the World a Better Place
    Citizenship

    The Many, Many Ways The Killers Are Working to Make the World a Better Place

    By Madison Feser|Aug. 18, 2017

    Little did you know, your favorite band is helping to change the world. Read more

  • Article: The UK Is ‘55 Million Years Too Late’ For Fracking, Says Leading Scientist
    Environment

    The UK Is ‘55 Million Years Too Late’ For Fracking, Says Leading Scientist

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 18, 2017

    Support for fracking in the UK is at a record low. Read more

  • Article: In 8 Years, Renewable Energy Has Saved 12,700 American Lives, Report Finds
    Environment

    In 8 Years, Renewable Energy Has Saved 12,700 American Lives, Report Finds

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 18, 2017

    The long-term financial benefits are enormous. Read more

  • Article: A Chinese Fishing Boat Filled With Endangered Sharks Was Just Nabbed Near Ecuador
    Environment

    A Chinese Fishing Boat Filled With Endangered Sharks Was Just Nabbed Near Ecuador

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 17, 2017

    Shark populations have declined by 98% over the past 15 years. Read more

  • Article: A Group Called 'Trump Forest' Is Planting Trees All Over the World for the Best Reason
    Environment

    A Group Called 'Trump Forest' Is Planting Trees All Over the World for the Best Reason

    By Madison Feser|Aug. 16, 2017

    And it's doing it one tree at a time. 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: Bees Face ‘Spiral of Decline’ Because of Toxic Pesticide
    Environment

    Bees Face ‘Spiral of Decline’ Because of Toxic Pesticide

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 15, 2017

    A quarter of US bee species are at risk of extinction. Read more