#Current events

  • Article: 6 Ways the Melting Arctic Threatens the Planet
    Environment

    6 Ways the Melting Arctic Threatens the Planet

    By Joe McCarthy|May 24, 2019

    "If you live in the Arctic, you're on the frontlines of climate change." Read more

  • Article: The Ocean Helped Her Family Survive. Now She Wants to Protect Marine Life.
    Environment

    The Ocean Helped Her Family Survive. Now She Wants to Protect Marine Life.

    By Joe McCarthy|May 23, 2019

    Kudzi Victorino Dykman became the first female diver certified in Mozambique. Read more

  • Article: Algeria and Argentina Have Officially Eliminated Malaria
    Health

    Algeria and Argentina Have Officially Eliminated Malaria

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 23, 2019

    Malaria killed 400,000 people in 2017. Read more

  • Article: Your 300,000 Actions Against Ocean Plastics Are Making a Difference
    ImpactEnvironment

    Your 300,000 Actions Against Ocean Plastics Are Making a Difference

    By Sophie Barbier|May 21, 2019

    Government leaders across the world are taking action to stop plastic waste Read more

  • Article: Whole Foods Is Banning Plastic Straws and Will Reduce Its Plastic Packaging
    Environment

    Whole Foods Is Banning Plastic Straws and Will Reduce Its Plastic Packaging

    By Joe McCarthy|May 21, 2019

    The company has been a sustainability leader. Read more

  • Article: Bangladesh Bans Fishing in Bay of Bengal to Protect Key Species From Collapsing
    Environment

    Bangladesh Bans Fishing in Bay of Bengal to Protect Key Species From Collapsing

    By Joe McCarthy|May 20, 2019

    "These resources will deplete one day if we do not use them sustainably.” Read more

  • Article: Air Pollution Harms Every Part of Your Body, Research Shows
    Health

    Air Pollution Harms Every Part of Your Body, Research Shows

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|May 20, 2019

    Nearly 8.8 million people die prematurely each year due to air pollution. Read more

  • Article: 3 Ways People in Poverty Suffer the Most From Pollution
    Health

    3 Ways People in Poverty Suffer the Most From Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|May 17, 2019

    Pollution undermines the basic building blocks of life. Read more