#Study

  • Article: Earth’s Insect Population Declined by 25% Over 30 Years

    Earth’s Insect Population Declined by 25% Over 30 Years

    By Catherine Caruso|April 27, 2020

    North America and Europe experienced the biggest losses. Read more

  • Article: Air Pollution Shortens Human Lifespan By an Average of 3 Years: Study

    Air Pollution Shortens Human Lifespan By an Average of 3 Years: Study

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Catherine Caruso|March 4, 2020

    Reducing fossil fuel emissions could reverse this effect. Read more

  • Article: Nearly Two-Thirds of the World's Human Waste in 15 Major Cities Is Unsafely Managed

    Nearly Two-Thirds of the World's Human Waste in 15 Major Cities Is Unsafely Managed

    By Leah Rodriguez|Dec. 20, 2019

    The majority of improperly managed wasted is found in low to middle-income cities. Read more

  • Article: Racial Segregation and Economic Inequality Still Exist in US Schools, Study Shows

    Racial Segregation and Economic Inequality Still Exist in US Schools, Study Shows

    By Leah Rodriguez|July 26, 2019

    Across 1,000 districts, whiter schools received more funding. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Is Having a Great Depression-Like Effect on the Global Economy

    Climate Change Is Having a Great Depression-Like Effect on the Global Economy

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|April 23, 2019

    Countries that have caused the least climate change are facing the most consequences, study says. Read more

  • Article: White People Cause Most Air Pollution in US, but Black and Hispanic Communities Suffer: Report

    White People Cause Most Air Pollution in US, but Black and Hispanic Communities Suffer: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|March 12, 2019

    “There are more deaths from air pollution than from murders and car crashes combined.” Read more

  • Article: Women Have Only 75% of the Economic Rights of Men: World Bank

    Women Have Only 75% of the Economic Rights of Men: World Bank

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|March 1, 2019

    Researchers examined whether women had equal rights under the law in 187 countries. Read more

  • Article: Air Pollution Is Making Workers Less Productive: Report

    Air Pollution Is Making Workers Less Productive: Report

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 7, 2019

    Whatever revenue gains come from environmental deregulation are likely wiped out. Read more