#Climate change

  • Article: Scientists Pitch New 'Planetary Health Diet' to Save Lives and Environment
    Food & Hunger

    Scientists Pitch New 'Planetary Health Diet' to Save Lives and Environment

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 17, 2019

    Americans are being urged to eat 84% less red meat. Read more

  • Article: This Clean Water Solution Actually Produces Trillions of Gallons of Toxic Sludge Worldwide
    Water & Sanitation

    This Clean Water Solution Actually Produces Trillions of Gallons of Toxic Sludge Worldwide

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 15, 2019

    Billions of people lack access to fresh drinking water. Read more

  • Article: Scientists Rush to Develop Vaccine for Virus More Deadly Than Zika
    Health

    Scientists Rush to Develop Vaccine for Virus More Deadly Than Zika

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 8, 2019

    “We’re trying to get ahead of the curve.” Read more

  • Article: This Man Restored 240 Million Trees in West Africa — and They Could Help Fight Hunger
    Food & Hunger

    This Man Restored 240 Million Trees in West Africa — and They Could Help Fight Hunger

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Dec. 14, 2018

    “Nature would heal itself, you just needed to stop hammering it.” Read more

  • Article: Luxembourg to Be First Country to Offer Free Mass Transit
    Environment

    Luxembourg to Be First Country to Offer Free Mass Transit

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Dec. 7, 2018

    Other countries have experimented with free mass transit in recent years. Read more

  • Article: World's Water Could Become Scarce if the Amazon Rainforest Is Destroyed
    Water & Sanitation

    World's Water Could Become Scarce if the Amazon Rainforest Is Destroyed

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 20, 2018

    The world is already facing a severe water crisis. Read more

  • Article: Mountain Gorillas Come Back From Edge of Extinction in Major Conservation Win
    Environment

    Mountain Gorillas Come Back From Edge of Extinction in Major Conservation Win

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 15, 2018

    “This is a beacon of hope.” Read more

  • Article: Spain Plans to Reach 100% Renewable Energy by 2050
    Environment

    Spain Plans to Reach 100% Renewable Energy by 2050

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 14, 2018

    They're closing down coal plants to invest in wind farms. Read more