Can we apply the lessons learned in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina and Superstorm Sandy to rebuilding Houston and other storm-ravaged coastal cities?
UN Secretary General António Guterres wants world leaders to bring concrete plans not beautiful speeches to the September 2019 Global Climate Action Summit.
The Amazon rainforest of South America is burning at an unprecedented rate. What can we to stop these forest fires from spreading?
Replacing or retrofitting old school buses can reduce pollution inhaled by students significantly, leading to better health & improved academic performance.
Not owning a car, poet Marianne Szlyk frequents public transit and takes many walks, during which she communes with trees, flowers, insects & small mammals.
Harvard scientists with funding from Bill Gates think that releasing dust into the stratosphere could counter global warming.
Dear EarthTalk: I’m going into my senior year in high school and am looking for a college focused on sustainability where I can major in environmental studies. Any ideas? —Mike Mitchell, Oakland, CA Depending on how deeply you want to go into environmental studies, there are many colleges that could meet your green-minded learning needs. […]
If the Pebble Mine project is allowed to proceed after all, the nearby Bristol Bay fishery — one of the richest in the world — may never recover.