by Ari Phillips Posted on June 29, 2015
Would the world be a better place if we all watched David Attenborough for an hour a week? His nature programs certainly influenced a young Barack Obama.
by Ari Phillips Posted on June 25, 2015
The Water Knife, a new novel by Paolo Bacigalupi, makes the Southwest's current problems look like drops in the bucket compared to what's to come.
by Samantha Page Posted on June 19, 2015
What are climate deniers and right-wing talking heads saying about the eco-encyclical? A lot.
by Emily Atkin & Jack Jenkins Posted on June 16, 2015
From respecting science to advocating policy, here are some of the most interesting ideas from Pope Francis' leaked encyclical on the environment.
by Ari Phillips Posted on June 15, 2015 Updated: June 15, 2015
China's next big attraction: An expansive national parks system.
by Katie Valentine Posted on June 10, 2015 Updated: June 10, 2015
A new study outlines how the constant cycle of cell phone upgrades is costing the environment.
by Ari Phillips Posted on June 9, 2015
Signed by more than 340 rabbis, a letter in anticipation of the pope's upcoming encyclical calls for a "new sense of eco-social justice."
by Natasha Geiling Posted on June 7, 2015
North Carolina voted to override a governor veto of a controversial 'ag-gag' law earlier this week. That's bad news for the environment.
by Ari Phillips Posted on May 19, 2015
Last year California passed a statewide ban on plastic bags. Now the Legislature is considering a ban on microbeads, tiny particles found in many personal care products.
by Natasha Geiling Posted on May 8, 2015
Researchers have found that a commonly-used hormone persists in the environment longer and in higher concentrations than previously thought.