Environment

Climate Change Melts Arctic Ice and Forms Lake at North Pole

by Megan Thompson

Scientists have been calling attention to the global warming crisis for years, but they now have pictures that are truly worth a thousand words.

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Governor Andrew Cuomo Ends Shark Fin Trade in New York

by Megan Thompson

The shark populations of the world have a new hero in New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, who has signed legislation that will end the N.Y. shark fin trade and protect

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Mark Ruffalo Tweets Gulf Damage is “Enough!”

by Amanda Just

The concerned actor shares a link to a Sierra Club petition for President Obama, asking for clean, alternative energy sources.

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Richard Branson on Honey Bees and Why We Must Save Them

by Megan Thompson

Albert Einstein said “If the bee disappeared off the face of the earth, man would only have four years left to live.”

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Climate Change Driving World’s Rarest Cat to Extinction

by Megan Thompson

This decade has seen an increased awareness of climate issues and many commitments, by both world powerhouses and developing countries, to lower national carbon emissions; however, the world’s collective action

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Over 300 Centuries-Old Trees Felled for Pope Event in Brazil

by Amanda Just

According to the vice mayor, the Church nor the event organizers had permission to clear the trees in the national park.

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Smog-Eating Pavement in the Works

by Amanda Just

In Hengelo, Netherlands, you can walk on the sunny side of the street: on their new smog-eating sidewalk.

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