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  • Article: Scientists Want to Make Harming the Environment a War Crime

    Scientists Want to Make Harming the Environment a War Crime

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 24, 2019

    "We call on governments to incorporate explicit safeguards for biodiversity." Read more

  • Article: Scientists Found Antibiotics in Rivers From 72 Countries

    Scientists Found Antibiotics in Rivers From 72 Countries

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|May 28, 2019

    An estimated 10 million people could die due to drug-resistant diseases by 2030. Read more

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

    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: Endangered Sea Turtle Population Might Be Bouncing Back, Scientists Say

    Endangered Sea Turtle Population Might Be Bouncing Back, Scientists Say

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|May 2, 2019

    Scientists believe the new finding is a positive sign that conservation efforts can work. Read more

  • Article: The World's Forests Are in the 'Emergency Room,' Activists Say

    The World's Forests Are in the 'Emergency Room,' Activists Say

    April 25, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "The health of the planet is at stake and band aid responses are not enough." Read more

  • Article: If You Use Natural Resources Like There's 'No Tomorrow,' There May Not Be One, UN Says

    If You Use Natural Resources Like There's 'No Tomorrow,' There May Not Be One, UN Says

    March 13, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Surging consumption of natural resources accounts for half of the world's planet-heating emissions. Read more

  • Article: This New Law Would Ban 90% of Microplastics Across Europe

    This New Law Would Ban 90% of Microplastics Across Europe

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 30, 2019

    Plastic pollution contaminates the food we eat, the air we breathe, and the water we drink. Read more

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

    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