#Environment

  • Article: Judge's Historic Ruling Says US Can't Drill on Public Lands Without Climate Change Review
    Environment

    Judge's Historic Ruling Says US Can't Drill on Public Lands Without Climate Change Review

    By Joe McCarthy|March 21, 2019

    “We need to make radically different decisions across the board.” Read more

  • Article: 'The Science Is Clear': Declining Environment Will Kill Millions Each Year, UN Says
    Health

    'The Science Is Clear': Declining Environment Will Kill Millions Each Year, UN Says

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|March 19, 2019

    Water contamination alone will cause millions of premature deaths. Read more

  • Article: Whale Found With 88 Pounds of Plastic in Stomach Shows Urgency of Zero Waste Movement
    Environment

    Whale Found With 88 Pounds of Plastic in Stomach Shows Urgency of Zero Waste Movement

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|March 18, 2019

    Only China and Indonesia dump more plastic into the oceans than the Philippines. Read more

  • Article: This Artist Turned Thousands of Plastic Straws Into Stunning Ocean Waves
    Environment

    This Artist Turned Thousands of Plastic Straws Into Stunning Ocean Waves

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|March 18, 2019

    The installation highlights the problem of plastic pollution. Read more

  • Article: 16-Year-Old Climate Activist Greta Thunberg Was Just Nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize
    Environment

    16-Year-Old Climate Activist Greta Thunberg Was Just Nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|March 14, 2019

    Thunberg sparked a global movement. Read more

  • Article: Air Pollution Is Killing More People Than Previously Thought: Study
    Environment

    Air Pollution Is Killing More People Than Previously Thought: Study

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|March 13, 2019

    The health effects of air pollution are much worse than previously thought, a new report shows. Read more

  • Feature: One of the World's Last Pristine Marine Environments Is in Danger
    FeatureEnvironment

    One of the World's Last Pristine Marine Environments Is in Danger

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|March 13, 2019

    Eighty-five percent of the species found in the bight are found nowhere else in the world. Read more

  • Article: The #Trashtag Challenge Is Getting People to Clean Up Their Local Environments
    Environment

    The #Trashtag Challenge Is Getting People to Clean Up Their Local Environments

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|March 11, 2019

    “Here is a new challenge for all you bored teens.” Read more