• trump sml EarthTalk: Questions & Answers About Our Environment

    Could Donald Trump Renege on Paris Climate Deal?

    The U.S. can’t back out of the Paris climate accord for another four years, but that won’t stop Donald Trump, if elected President, from trying to undermine the nation’s ability to make good on its COP21 commitments.

  • warning EarthTalk: Questions & Answers About Our Environment

    Oil & Water: Standing Rock Sioux Fight Oil Pipeline

    North Dakota’s Standing Rock Sioux, a tribe with a long history of displacement and persecution, is now fighting against the siting of an oil pipeline dangerously close to sacred tribal lands.

  • mosquito sml EarthTalk: Questions & Answers About Our Environment

    Zika Virus: An Environmental Problem?

    Zika virus has spread far and wide as a result of human mismanagement of the environment. Trash build-up, dam building, deforestation and global warming each contribute to the spread of Zika and other insect-borne diseases around the world.

  • gyre EarthTalk: Questions & Answers About Our Environment

    Carbon Tax Reduces Warming, Plastic Pollution

    A carbon tax is a win-win for people and the planet, as it helps reduce both climate change and ocean pollution by aligning polluters’ incentives with the environment goals of society.

  • model3 sml EarthTalk: Questions & Answers About Our Environment

    Electric Cars for the Masses, Finally!

    Electric cars and plug-in hybrids are finally getting inexpensive enough that everyday drivers can afford them…

  • Vernice Miller Travis EarthTalk: Questions & Answers About Our Environment

    Interview: Vernice Miller-Travis

    Environmental Justice Advocate and WE Act for Environmental Justice founder Vernice Miller-Travis weighs the pros & cons of Obama’s Clean Power Plan.

  • chicken 2 EarthTalk: Questions & Answers About Our Environment

    Poultry or beef: Which is worse?

    According to Karen Davis of United Poultry Concerns, chicken is by far the worse choice versus beef when it comes to environmental impact.

  • img 6800 EarthTalk: Questions & Answers About Our Environment

    The Next Inconvenient Truth? New Eco Docs Still Focus on Climate

    While potent in its day as the film that put climate change on the public radar, An Inconvenient Truth, now a decade old, is hardly the last word in green documentaries anymore. New Must-Sees Eco Documentaries Include Disobedience, The Cross of the Moment and Revolution…




Justice for All

Warming World

  • gyre EarthTalk: Questions & Answers About Our EnvironmentCarbon Tax Reduces Warming, Plastic Pollution
    A carbon tax is a win-win for people and the planet, as it helps reduce both climate change and ocean pollution by aligning polluters' incentives with the environment goals of society.

Soap Box

  • chicken 2 EarthTalk: Questions & Answers About Our EnvironmentPoultry or beef: Which is worse?
    According to Karen Davis of United Poultry Concerns, chicken is by far the worse choice versus beef when it comes to environmental impact.

Toxins & Pollution

Wild & Wooly

Sustainable Cities

  • sunset EarthTalk: Questions & Answers About Our EnvironmentAffordable Solar: Sunshine to the People in DC
    Washington DC's new Community Renewables Energy Act ensures that low-income households will have access to solar power, and the city government is now working through implementation...