Hundreds of companies across the world are backtracking on commitments toward green policies, despite growing concerns that the planet is reaching a crisis point.
Floodwaters are indeed treacherous, and their murky depths harbor more than just debris and silt.
The four-day workweek benefits the environment by lessening the environmental impacts of commuting, reducing energy consumption and cutting greenhouse gas emissions.
Upwards of 80 percent of prospective home buyers in the U.S. consider climate risks when shopping for a new home.
Some cruise lines may be more eco-friendly than others, but as of now cruising is still one of the dirtiest vacation choices one can make.
For the carbon emission reductions achieved by an offset project to be genuine, they must exceed, or be additional, to the amount of carbon that would have been removed if the carbon offset credit market did not exist.
New denialism attacks policies to combat global warming, denies the benefits of clean energy & targets scientists & eco-activists.
Philanthro-activism, which combines philanthropy (donating money) and activism, could be an important part of solving the climate crisis.
More than two decades on since Biosphere 2 first launched and we are still learning a lot from the project…
The widespread adoption of solid-state batteries could play a key role in making EVs even more sustainable….
Does replacing an EV’s battery for $15-25k when it wears out in less than 8 years jeopardize the emissions reduction gains we get from ditching the gas-guzzler?
Conventional chemical pesticides are less and less effective these days and all-natural versions are turning out to be a better solution.
So-called compostable plastic can only be composted in massive, high-heat industrial composters, and as such often ends up in landfills.
International negotiators at the recent COP28 climate talks in Abu Dhabu agreed that fossil fuels are to blame for climate change.
Is the solar roadways concept feasible or just pie in the sky?
Can we overcome the problem of energy droughts when the sun doesn’t shine or the wind doesn’t blow?
A recent national inventory shows the U.S. has more old-growth forest left than researchers originally thought.
The lack of snow during periods of snow drought can impact everything from water availability to wildlife viability.
It’s that time of year again when you have to make some New Year’s resolutions. How about factoring in climate and the environment this year?
Is direct air capture (DAC) ready for prime time as a major player in the battle to remove carbon dioxide from the atmosphere?
Each and every one of us has the power to make the holidays greener and less wasteful this year; it’s just a matter of planning and resolve.
Food dyes have been a controversial ingredient in sodas and various beverages for decades, due to concerns about their potential health risks.
Recent major conflicts in Europe the Middle East couldn’t come at a worse time as international negotiators try to broker a deal to curb emissions.
“Enhanced geothermal system” (EGS) facilities supercharge the geothermal production process by using advanced drilling techniques to access deeper and harder-to-reach resources.
Firescaping involves designing a landscape to fireproof a property while maintaining aesthetic appeal.
Solar shingles are becoming more and more popular for people replacing old roofs with new ones….
Climate change, human activities & wildfires are threatening giant sequoias very existence in their native habitat in California.
Concrete is undeniably one of the largest contributors to environmental degradation around the world, not just because it is used to pave over nature but also because of its huge production and distribution carbon footprint.
The Northern Spotted Owl—posterbird for old growth forest conservation—is still on the ropes 30+ years after environmentalists “saved” it.
Accelerated global warming may be affecting public health in more dramatic ways than we ever imagined…
Soft robotics, AKA softbotics, is not only changing the landscape of robotics but also providing valuable insights into animal evolution.
Microplastics, 6PPD and particulate matter are a few of the nasties that come off your tires as you roll merrily down the road…
With the Too Good To Go app, you can help save the world’s food waste problem and eat like a king for a pittance.
A new generation of laundry detergents trades in the synthetic chemicals for essential oils and other all-natural ingredients….
The Biden administration is moving full stream ahead on its ambitious plans to expand America’s offshore wind energy capacity.
Ebony forests are on the ropes in Asia and Africa and environmentalists are pleading with consumers to find alternatives.
If your home is cold and drafty in the winter, you owe it to yourself and your family to do something about it.
Is it too late to start thinking about how we can ramp up large-scale solar power development in time to avert a climate cataclysm?
There’s never been a better time to be alive if you are an eco-conscious beer or hard cider drinker…
The combination of artificial intelligence (AI) and robotics is making the recycling business much more profitable and practical than ever.
If it’s time to remodel your kitchen, you’ll have lots of earth-friendly choices to choose from for paint, counters, flooring and appliances.
Researchers are starting to find links between warming-induced rises in temperature and increased violent human behavior.
With human numbers swelling and arable land shrinking, finding sustainable ways to produce more food on less land is a pressing concern.
Researchers have begun to find links between increases in polluted air, water & soil and growing mental health problems throughout society.
The recent uptick in heat waves has sent many different species of wildlife scurrying for new habitat where they can keep cool.
Environmentalists don’t like fracking because it can pollute groundwater and perpetuates our addiction to fossil fuels.
The debate rages on whether mining for uranium outside of Grand Canyon National Park will jeopardize the region’s environmental integrity.
Teaching your kids the importance of sustainability makes parenting more complex these days than ever before.
Preparing your garden in the fall is an important step to ensure it’s in ideal condition for the next spring.
The Burning Man festival is famous for its avant-garde art installations and performance art, but greens worry about its environmental impact.