#Explainer

  • 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: 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: Why You Should Absolutely Never Eat Red Meat Again
    Food & Hunger

    Why You Should Absolutely Never Eat Red Meat Again

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 7, 2017

    It no longer makes any sense. Read more

  • Article: Migrants Are Sending More Money Home Than Ever Before. And Experts Say It Could End Poverty
    Citizenship

    Migrants Are Sending More Money Home Than Ever Before. And Experts Say It Could End Poverty

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 7, 2017

    “There’s nothing wrong with migration, but its when people have no choice that it’s a problem.” Read more

  • Article: Turns Out There’s Not Just 1 Great Oceanic Garbage Patch — There Are 5
    Environment

    Turns Out There’s Not Just 1 Great Oceanic Garbage Patch — There Are 5

    By Joe McCarthy|July 24, 2017

    And that’s just the start of the plastic problem. Read more

  • Article: 7 Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Plastic Straws to Help Save the Oceans
    Environment

    7 Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Plastic Straws to Help Save the Oceans

    By Joe McCarthy|July 10, 2017

    “It’s not that hard to give up straws.” Read more

  • Article: There Could Be 2 Billion Climate Change Refugees by 2100
    Environment

    There Could Be 2 Billion Climate Change Refugees by 2100

    By Joe McCarthy|June 29, 2017

    And 1.4 billion by 2060. Read more

  • Article: Why You Should Absolutely Never Use a Plastic Straw Again
    Environment

    Why You Should Absolutely Never Use a Plastic Straw Again

    By Joe McCarthy|June 27, 2017

    It’s not as hard as you think. Read more