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Vet Advice on What to Look Out For, With Dog Flu on the Rise (Exclusive)Our pets are in danger of an epidemic known as the canine influenza, or the dog flu. Know what symptoms to look out for, and more about the vaccine.
New Conservation Initiatives for Macquarie Island Look to Preserve Its BiodiversityTo preserve the biodiverse island of Macquarie, to hopefully put Australia's extinction crisis to an end, new conservation measures are in the works.
Here’s Why Your Sink Might Be Turning OrangeWhy does my sink turn orange? Although you might be cleaning it regularly, there's a chance it's still turning orange — here's why.
Chevron’s Latest Greenwashing Scandal Labeled a Cancerous Fuel Alternative as “Biofuel”Although biofuel is generally a greener alternative to gas or oil, Chevron's latest scandal involves labeling a cancer-causing fuel as "biofuel."
Gondolas Grounded and Canals Run Dry Amid Venice’s 2023 DroughtIf you were planning an upcoming gondola ride in Italy, Venice's 2023 drought has caused canals to run completely dry.
Electric Garbage Trucks May Be Coming to Pick Up Your Weekly TrashTruck design company, Oshkosh Corporation, is teaming up with waste company, Republic Services to unleash the first fleet of electric garbage trucks.
The Official Boston Marathon Dog Crosses the Rainbow Bridge, Leaving Fans HeartbrokenAfter almost 10 years of cheering on runners at the iconic race, Spencer, the official Boston Marathon golden retriever, has died at age 13.
EPA Calls on Norfolk Southern to Clean up East Palestine Train Derailment SiteMore than two weeks after a Norfolk Southern train derailed in East Palestine, Ohio, the EPA has ordered the company to clean it up.
Jane Fonda’s Words of Wisdom Advocate for a Global Ocean TreatyActress and activist Jane Fonda took to New York City to advocate for a UN Global Ocean Treaty with incredibly inspiring words of wisdom.
Why Does Turkey Get So Many Earthquakes? Residents Slammed by Yet Another Deadly TremorOnly a few weeks after a deadly earthquake shook Turkey, the European country has been slammed by another. So why does Turkey get so many earthquakes?
What Is Being Done for East Palestine, Ohio? Behind Recovery EffortsDid FEMA deny aid to East Palestine, Ohio? After a train derailed in the small Ohio suburb, various dangerous chemicals were released into the air.
What Caused the Factory Explosion in Bedford, Ohio? What to Know About the Deadly AccidentWhat caused the factory explosion in Bedford, Ohio? One is dead and several are injured after a metal plant exploded with debris.
These National Parks and NPS Historic Sites Commemorate Important Black HistoryWhether you're on a road trip or if you simply want to educate yourself on Black history, these National Parks commemorate important Black history.
Florida’s Latest Red Tide Sparks Concern Among Pregnant People, the Elderly, and MoreHow does red tide affect pregnancies? Also known as harmful algal blooms, they can take a toll on the health of anyone who is exposed.
Flaco the Owl Escaped the Central Park Zoo — And Will Now Likely Remain Free (Updates)Although many were concerned when Flaco the owl escaped from the Central Park Zoo, he is happily living locally, and is considered an NYC icon.
World Whale Day Is Feb. 19, 2023 — And Observing Is Especially Important This YearAfter countless whales have washed ashore the East Coast in recent months, observing World Whale Day 2023 feels especially important this year.
PFAS-Free Period Underwear Options, to Ensure Your Time of the Month Is Safe and HealthyAfter Thinx was sued for containing PFAS in its period underwear, we've compiled a list of PFAs-free options to healthily manage your time of the month.
PFAS Reportedly Detected in Bolthouse Farms Smoothies, Sparking a Class-Action LawsuitBeverage company Bolthouse Farms has been hit with a class-action lawsuit after PFAS were reportedly detected in some of the company's products.
What to Know About the Lethal Removal of New Mexico’s Feral CowsWhy is New Mexico killing the feral cows living in Gila National Forest? Supposedly the wild creatures pose a risk to native and human life.
Tofu Cream Cheese Is the Superior Vegan Schmear Alternative — Here Are Our FavoritesWhile nut-based cream cheese has risen in popularity among vegans, we're partial to tofu-based cream cheeses. Here are our favorites.
Almost 20,000 Michigan Residents Are Without Power — Here’s WhyThousands of Michigan residents are currently without power — but what is causing all of these outages?
A Humpback Whale Has Washed Ashore in New Jersey — Why Does This Keep Happening?Environmentalists are concerned after a humpback whale washed ashore a New Jersey beach, adding to the pattern of whales beaching along the East Coast.
IKEA's New Air Quality Sensor Gauges the Cleanliness of the Air You BreatheIKEA now sells an air quality sensor that tracks any air pollution that may be lingering in the air inside your home.
Tuscon, Ariz. Residents Forced to Evacuate Following Major Hazmat SpillAfter a truck tractor, which was carrying liquid nitric acid, crashed on a Tuscon, Ariz. highway, locals have evacuated and a highway shut down.
Equatorial Guinea Is Facing a Marburg Virus Outbreak — How Does the Disease Spread?After it was announced that Equatorial Guinea is facing a Marburg virus outbreak, many are wondering how the Marburg virus spreads in the first place.
Vegan Cashmere Exists, but What Is It Made Of?Although cashmere is soft and high-end, it isn't animal-free. A vegan version exists, but what is it made of?
Paris’ Water System Is Elite — Here’s WhyAlthough water is essential to life, the city of Paris' water system is so much better than ours.
Deep Sea Mining Could Harm Whales More Than Experts RealizedWhile deep sea mining always had known environmental issues, experts have learned it harms whales more than previously thought.
More Chemicals Were Released From the Derailed Ohio Train Than Previously ThoughtWhat types of chemicals were released from the derailed Ohio train? It turns out there were more toxins released than previously assumed.
These Super Bowl Electric Car Commercials Gave the Big Game Some Eco-Friendly FlairIf you didn't catch the wide range of electric car commercials that aired during the Super Bowl, we've rounded up our favorites.
Hundreds of Endangered Tortoises Being Smuggled From Sri Lanka Seized by AuthoritiesThis past weekend, hundreds of endangered star tortoises from Sri Lanka were saved from smugglers.
Super Bowl Spectators Will Be Able to Win NFL Tickets for Recycling at the Big GameSpectators at the Super Bowl LVII will be able to win major prizes for recycling, thanks to "reverse vending machines" from Anaheuser-Busch.
Zac Efron’s ‘Down to Earth’ Co-Star, Darin Olien, Has Some Amazing Vegan RecipesAlthough Zac Efron's co-star Darin Olien hasn't posted a new recipe recently, here are his best ones.
Moon Dust Might Be Our Only Answer to Fighting Climate ChangeWill moon dust ultimately be the answer to combatting climate change? A group of scientists certainly think so.
The Cause of the Keystone Pipeline’s Massive Spill in Kansas Has Been IdentifiedAfter spilling more than 14,000 barrels of oil into nearby waterways, the cause of the Keystone Pipeline leak has been identified.
Actor Jason Biggs Shares His "Green Routine" and Valentine’s Day Plans (Exclusive)Green Matters caught up with 'American Pie' actor Jason Biggs about his Valentine's Day plans with wife Jenny Mollen, thanks to Babybel Plant-Based!
Plans to Erect a Coal Mine 6 Miles From the Great Barrier Reef Have Been RevokedIn an effort to protect the quickly deteriorating Great Barrier Reef, Australia has revoked plans to erect a coal mine nearby.
A Norovirus Outbreak Shut Down a Detroit School — How Do You Catch the Contagious Illness?How do you catch norovirus? The contagious illness caused a Detroit Catholic school to cancel its classes for a week to avoid further spreading it.
Your Basic Guide to Tapping Maple TreesDo you have an abundance of maple trees growing in your backyard? Here's what you need to know about tapping them — including when, how, and more.
Tabitha Brown’s Lion’s Mane Mushroom Steaks Have Us Dying to Try Them for OurselvesWhat are lion's mane mushrooms? Vegan TikTok creator Tabitha Brown made them into steak, and we're dying to try them for ourselves.
This Indigenous Canadian Community’s Water System Continues to Fail ThemThe Canadian city of Iqaluit has endured several partial water shutdowns in recent months, which could easily be fixed. However, they are continuously ignored.
The Chile 2023 Fires Are “One of the Country’s Worst Natural Disasters in Years”Chile's 2023 wildfires have ravaged hundreds of thousands of hectares of land, thousands of homes, and have killed several people.
These Plant-Based Super Bowl Recipes Are All WinnersRegardless of what your game day plans are this year, these vegan versions of classic Super Bowl recipes will definitely make for a winning spread.
Buffalo, N.Y. Shaken by Minor Earthquake, as It Evidently Lies on Several Fault LinesWhile many typically don't think of Buffalo, N.Y. as a location that faces earthquakes, the city evidently lies on a series of fault lines.
The Map of the Syria-Turkey Earthquake Shows the Hardest-Hit LocationsOn Monday, Feb. 6, a deadly earthquake struck Syria and Turkey, resulting in thousands of deaths.
We Just Discovered Jane Goodall Has a Vegan Cookbook — And We’re Dying to Test It OutEthologist and environmentalist, Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, has achieved quite a bit in her field. But did you know she released a vegan cookbook in 2021?
More Than 13,000 Nigerian Residents Seeking Damages Over Shell Oil’s Environmental ImpactShell Nigeria is currently in the midst of a lawsuit, after more than 13,000 Nigerian residents were subjected to serious environmental damage.
Sustainably Sourced Crystals, to Ensure Your Collection Is Earth-FriendlyIf you collect crystals, you should be making sure they're sustainably-sourced, to ensure your new hobby isn't taking a toll on planet earth.
The 2023 Sierra Nevada Snowpack Could Be a Good Sign For California’s Water SupplyCalifornia is celebrating the 2023 Sierra Nevada snowpack, which is at its highest in 28 years.
After a White Rhino Was Shot Dead in Florida, How Many Are Left in the World?After a white rhino was shot dead in Florida, environmentalists and animal enthusiasts can't help but wonder: how many are left in the world?