Locust swarms are currently plaguing East Africa and South Asia, putting millions of people in danger.
The Environmental Protection Agency is suspending various environmental laws in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Jane Fonda just announced that Fire Drill Fridays is going digital — and anyone around the world can tune in and get involved.
Even in these times of what feels like heightened panic and uncertainty, there are eco-friendly lessons to be learned.
Earth Hour is going digital this year — here's how you can participate from home.
Here are nine small companies with sustainable, ethical, and zero-waste business practices that could use some customer love.
Mexico is on track to ban animal testing.
Pollution affects everyone and everything — from our environment to animals to humans. It’s not just detrimental to one area of life; it can be dangerous for all of it.
Air pollution levels are significantly falling during the COVID-19 outbreak — but we shouldn't look at this as a silver lining.
Here are 6 resources for keeping kids interested in the environment while in quarantine.
Greta Thunberg and her father have been self-isolating and experiencing symptoms of the novel coronavirus.
The forest will be a "connected ecological network of woodland."
Is global warming real? Why are some people confused about whether or not global warming is real? And are humans really causing it?
You know you want to feed your baby the best food out there — but what is the best baby food out there?
These lucky koalas were rescued, and have just been released back into the wild.
The only thing you should be flushing down the toilet is all that toilet paper you stocked up on.
COVID-19 has prompted the National Park Service to waive admission fees.
The new coronavirus, or COVID-19, is impacting air quality — and air pollution impacts those sick with the virus as well.
Dolphins were spotted swimming in the port of Cagliari as ship traffic came to a halt.
Here's how to make the most of your pantry staples while in isolation.
Here's the scoop on tofu.
Venice is in lockdown due to the coronavirus, and the city's murky canals are now clear.
Here are five stories about the planet to remind you that there is light in the darkness.
Bill Gates is officially parting ways with Microsoft so he can focus on philanthropic efforts.
Northern Italy is experiencing a significant and swift decline in NO2 pollution, as a result of the coronavirus lockdown.
The toilet paper shortage has nothing on you.
Gisele Bündchen penned a personal essay for Marie Claire about how protecting the environment has seeped into every aspect of her life.
Greta Thunberg's weekly climate strike is going digital — and she wants you to participate.
Starbucks has finally developed a compostable and recyclable paper coffee cup.
Even though CBD is completely legal in all 50 states, some people are (understandably) confused about if it will show up on a drug test.
Shifting away from coal and towards renewables helped the Earth's CO2 emissions go slightly down in 2019.
Vegan leather is growing more and more popular.
Of course, hand sanitizer should only be used when soap and water isn't a viable option.
International Women's Day is every March 8 — honor women in the climate movement by picking up one of these books.
Starbucks locations in the U.S. and Canada are preventing customers from getting drinks in their personal to-go cups to be safe during the coronavirus.
ALDI is not letting any of its vendors cut corners.
There's no need for leather when you have plant-based leathers like these!
Startup C16 Biosciences is hoping to disrupt the palm oil industry with its lab-grown palm oil.
Here are products that are safe for you — and gentle on the planet.
“We should not rely on cruel and inhumane treatment of any creature simply for our entertainment,” said Senator Galgiani of California.
In the United States, more than 3 million people are afflicted with issues sleeping, whether that’s trouble falling asleep initially, tossing and turning, difficulty staying asleep, or even a more severe sleep-related issue.
Luxembourg just launched free public transport across the country, on buses, trains, and trams.
Unfortunately, even dying isn’t always eco-friendly.
Hilary Duff opened up about her sustainable living journey in a cover story for Parents magazine's Mother Earth Issue.
"These animals are the ingredients of everyone else’s fashion shows," said McCartney.
New York state is banning single-use plastic bags on March 1 — here's how the new law will work.
Ride-sharing apps have actually created more pollution than they've displaced, a new report finds.
A new study believes this is the lowest-impact way to buy consumable groceries.
Antarctica recently experienced a concerning heatwave, which melted 20 percent of snow on one island.
Here's why the 19-year-old is being called the "anti-Greta."
Extinction Rebellion is known for staging eye-catching, creative peaceful protests.
Here's how the Democratic presidential candidates stand on climate issues, as ranked by an environmental organization.
You may not even know what glyphosate is — but it’s in a lot of the foods you already eat.
These sustainable living podcasts feature helpful interviews, tips, and more.
Global Brands Group just announced that it will no longer be selling fur via any of its brands.
Here are answers to some of the internet's most-asked questions about palm oil.
A new FDA policy will no longer require animals used for lab experiments to be killed after testing is complete.
You’ve probably heard a lot about the Green New Deal — but do you know what it even entails? Learn everything you need to know.
Food waste was avoided at the Super Bowl by diverting 35,000 pounds of leftovers to local shelters.
Propolis is created by bees to help protect their hives — so do humans need it?
Here's exactly what the Paris Agreement does.
Antarctic chinstrap penguin colonies are struggling to adjust to the climate crisis.
Check out our best tips for a low-impact day of love.
Greta Thunberg will be the subject of a new documentary TV series produced by BBC Studios.
Here are some of the most sustainable looks from the 2020 awards season.
Nearly half of Barcelona's asthma cases can be attributed to air pollution, according to a new study.
Antarctica may have just hit its highest temperature ever recorded.
New research shows that more Americans are concerned about the climate crisis than you may think.
Weddings will be greener than ever this year.
There are so many benefits of plants — so you may as well add more to your home!
Nordstrom just launched See You Tomorrow, a resale website featuring returned Nordstrom merchandise.
You’ve probably heard a lot about fracking, but there’s still likely a lot you don’t know about it.
You already know you should be using a metal straw, but which ones should you get? See the best ones!
The Staples Center is making the world a brighter place using the flowers left to commemorate Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna.
The accolades keep coming for 17-year-old Greta Thunberg — the latest being another Nobel Prize nomination.
CBD oil may seem like a miracle solution — but like anything else, there are some issues.
Jane Gooddall is proving the power of everyone doing their part by planting 5 million trees this year alone.
Climate change touches every part of your life — and now it’s coming for your wine.
Maggie Rogers Brings Sustainability to the Grammys Red Carpet With Vintage Dress, Reusable Water Bottle
Maggie Rogers said sustainability — but make it fashion.
Madagascar is taking drastic (and necessary) measures to help protect its biodiversity.
Cruelty-free and vegan mean different things when it comes to cosmetics.
Here's how five popular types of pots and pans stack up.
There are a lot of reasons to have your own chicken coop — and it doesn’t have to cost you a lot of money!
To help do your part to stop or slow global warming, it’s important to also understand the causes of global warming.
"Our house is still on fire," Greta Thunberg said.
We interviewed Silk's Senior Manager of Product Development to learn all about developing new non-dairy milks.
China is banning several kinds of single-use plastic gradually over the next five years.
It’s no secret that transportation is a significant source of emissions — so how can you go on a road trip and still make it sustainable? Learn more.
Tiny homes aren’t just trendy — they’re also incredibly positive for the environment. But are they safe? Learn more.
A Complete Guide to the Electric Vehicle Tax Credit – What It Is, How to Claim It, and How Much You Could Potentially Save
Did you also know that purchasing an electric vehicle also comes with a significant financial incentive from the government?
As we well know by now, climate change and other environmental issues are not any one person’s concern. They are all of our concerns. That’s why recent coverage of climate change has been calling for international cooperation on all sides.
California's Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Act just went into effect.
Students will strike for three days in honor of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day.
Every load of wash releases up to 100,000 microfibers — here are a few ways to stop that.
How the Climate Crisis and Rising Temperatures Will Increase Injury-Related Deaths, According to New Study
Rising global temperatures may cause more injury-related deaths in the future, according to a new study.
Joaquin Phoenix and Martin Sheen Get Arrested After Passionate Speeches at Fire Drill Friday Protest
Joaquin Phoenix and Martin Sheen were both arrested for protesting climate inaction with Jane Fonda.
The Australia Wildfire Fund is a new charity to help with relief for the Australian bushfires.
Taco Bell's 2020 commitments focus on sustainability.
Greta Thunberg's skyrocket to fame has inspired some criticism from climate science deniers — are any of the theories true?
If you’ve made the decision to go tiny, you probably already know that these tiny homes sometimes come with big problems.