Category: Environment

Recycling Is Broken. Should I Even Bother?

Every little bit helps. But doing it wrong can actually make matters worse.

The Greens Are Dead. Long Live the Greens!

Europe’s climate change-minded parties performed poorly in the European Union elections. Is the once ambitious European green move...

Trump Once Promised to Revive Coal. Now, He Rarely...

In earlier races for the White House, he pledged to get miners back to work. Now, political and economic realities have shifted.

El Nino Ends and La Niña Is Coming. What Does Tha...

The NOAA Climate Prediction Center announced an end to the El Niño climate phenomenon on Thursday, and predicted that La Niña coul...

Trump Once Promised to Revive Coal. That Was So 20...

In earlier bids for the White House, former President Donald Trump pledged to get miners back to work. Now, he trumpets oil and ga...

G7 Leaders, Expanding the Circle, Shift Focus to M...

Leaders from India, Brazil, the Middle East and Africa will join discussions on Friday, in a nod to the changing global balance of...

Is the Fight Against Big Oil Headed to the Supreme...

The Supreme Court may soon decide the fate of dozens of cases brought by cities and states that seek to hold fossil fuel companies...

From Protester to Joining Bill Murray in ‘Enemy of...

Nate Smith, an actor and activist, will have a role in a production organized by Theater of War Productions on the TKTS Times Squa...

He Disrupted ‘An Enemy of the People.’ Now He’ll A...

Nate Smith, an actor and activist, will have a role in a production organized by Theater of War Productions on the TKTS Times Squa...

A New Way to Talk About Heat

Record-breaking temperatures are pushing experts and public health officials to come up with a new vocabulary to warn the public a...

The Vaquita Porpoise Still Exists. Here’s the Late...

Scientists and officials spent days at sea searching for vaquitas, shy porpoises threatened by fishing gear.

A Champion Sherpa Died Guiding Foreigners. Is It T...

Tenjen Lama Sherpa was one of the most storied mountain guides of his generation. Now, he and two of his brothers are dead, and th...