This week at the Our Ocean conference, President Obama announced plans to create two marine sanctuaries in Maryland's Potomac River and Lake Michigan.

Obama Announces the First New Marine Sanctuaries in 15 Years

Norway Leads Global Effort to Protect Congo Basin

An agreement between nations in Africa and Europe will set for a comprehensive plan to protect the Congo Basin, the second biggest rainforest in the world. Leading the way is

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Yoplait Yogurt Containers Continue to Kill Small Animals

While yogurt is not on any plant-based dieters menu, there is growing concern not about what’s in it, but what it’s in. General Mills has come under heat once again

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Study: New York City At Greater Risk of Flooding Due to Climate Change

Not such great news for New Yorkers. A new study published this week suggests that New York City and the surrounding New Jersey shorelines are at greater risk for flooding

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Paris’ First Car Free Day A Success

On Sunday, September 27th, Parisians got to experience what their city would be like without cars — and they liked it. The city of lights had its first ever car

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Matt Damon, Ben Affleck Teaming Up For HBO Movie About Global Water Crisis

Friends and filmmakers Matt Damon and Ben Affleck are joining forces once again to produce the HBO movie, “Thirst,” which is set against the backdrop of the global water crisis.

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Leonardo DiCaprio Says No to Fossil Fuel Investments

Leonardo DiCaprio is putting his money where his heart (and mouth) is. The actor and environmentalist has joined a group of investors that are refusing to fund fossil fuels and

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