Our coffee habit takes a toll on the environment in terms of deforestation and biodiversity loss in the tropics as well as raising our carbon footprint.
PFASs are synthetic chemicals of various formulations (PFCs, PFOA, PFOS and GenX, among others) that are used widely for moisture and stain resistance.
Getting rid of plastic waste across the board is unrealistic, but learning how to use less plastic overall — and recycle the rest — may be our best hope.
Thanks to global warming, we can expect shorter and less intense fall foliage displays in the United States moving forward.
Leaf blowers may be the most hated of all landscaping tools due to the noise they make and the smog-creating emission they spew, but public outcry has led to new rules governing their use.
New electric vehicles (EVs) from Audi, Volkswagen, Mini and others will give Tesla’s lower cost Model 3 a run for its $35,000.
As the American West suffers from warmer temps & in some places desertification, water has become the most hotly debated environmental topic in the region.
Dutch inventor Boyan Slat hopes his marine plastic collector will help solve the growing problem of too much plastic in the ocean.
Environmental reporter Mark Hertsgaard talks about what was discussed and what got accomplished at the recent Global Climate Summit in San Francisco.
According to the “Hygiene Hypothesis,” less exposure to bacteria & viruses during childhood could explain the rise in allergic diseases in recent decades.
Access Land and other groups want the government to make campground availability data freely available to help more Americans access public land.
Over the last few decades, the skyline of Malaysia’s capital Kuala Lumpur has mushroomed. Is all this construction a good thing for the country?
Environmentalists won a lawsuit forcing the federal government to decide by 2019 whether or not to list the once abundant Monarch butterfly as endangered.
The nations of the world were able to come together to phase out ozone-depleting chlorofluorocarbons, so why can’t we do the same to fight global warming?
Sustainable ranching involves techniques like pasture rotation, range composting and other ways to reuse nature’s resources for the health of the land.
Kate Williams is CEO of 1% For The Planet, a non-profit that serves as a conduit for environmental giving through other businesses.
A new breed of homesteaders are looking to the sea (“seasteading”) to create new communities focusing on human and environmental health.
By delving into things that should encourage us about our future on this planet, Geoff Dembicki offers plenty of reasons to keep fighting the good fight against climate change.
A new set of sustainability guidelines from leading outdoor gear retailer REI will force upwards of 1,000 brands to go greener.
Do animals like music? Maybe, maybe not, depending on how much it is tailored to the particular species of animal in question.
Are record heat waves across the United States, Europe and elsewhere the new normal in a world under the vice grip of global warming?