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Mung Beans Are Becoming a Staple in the World of Vegan Food AlternativesWhat are mung beans? Even though you might've been unaware you were eating it, there's a chance you've tried them while exploring vegan meat alternatives.
Here’s How Volcanoes Can Give Off Sustainable Geothermal EnergyVolcanoes can be used as a resource for geothermal energy, which is not only clean, but it's also completely renewable.
Both Brown Bears and Wolves Are Being Reintroduced in EuropeAfter going locally extinct years back, wolves and brown bears are being reintroduced to Europe, and a new report shows how their populations are rebuilding.
Leah Thomas of 'Intersectional Environmentalist' Details Her Activism Journey (Exclusive)Green Matters spoke with Leah Thomas, the author of 'Intersectional Environmentalist' and creator behind @GreenGirlLeah, about her activist journey.
Southern California Sea Lions Are Stranded and Sick, as a Result of Harmful Algal BloomsUnfortunately, sea lions across Southern California are stranded and sick, as a result of harmful algal blooms, which cause domoic acid poisoning.
Swimming Pools Made From Upcycled Shipping Containers Are Sustainable Additions to Your BackyardWhether you're looking to add to your backyard, or if you want to increase the value of your home, shipping container pools are super sustainable.
Vet Advises Against These Breeds — Further Proving Why Adopting Is BestAlthough all dogs are amazing, and adopting is best, a vet recently went viral for stating the dog breeds he least recommends.
Environmentalists Lose Hope After Right Whale Becomes Entangled in a Net for the Fifth TimeAfter Snow Cone, an endangered right whale in Massachusetts, became entangled in a net for the fifth time, environmentalists are losing hope.
Hurricane Ian Results in Mandatory Evacuations and a Potential TornadoAlthough Hurricane Ian is only the fourth storm of the season, it may be the worst — take a look on the following updates on mandatory evacuations.
Flooding Your Garden Could Help Stop the Effects of Climate Change, Experts SayAlthough you may work hard to prevent your garden or yard from flooding, experts say the benefits of flooding your garden may help the environment.
Volcanic Eruption Forms Brand New Island in the Pacific OceanA few weeks after an underwater volcanic eruption took place, a new island has formed in the Pacific Ocean. But it may not be there for long.
EPA's Environmental Justice Department to Launch Several Crucial InitiativesWhat is the EPA's Environmental Justice Department planning? There are several initiatives under the new department's belt.
Daypacks for Hiking, if You’re Looking To Catch Some Foliage This FallWhether you're looking to explore the great outdoors or if you're simply taking a walk in the woods, these are the best daypacks for hiking.
What Caused Over 10 Million Gallons of Sewage to Spill in Worcester, Mass.? What We KnowWhat caused over 10 million gallons of sewage to overflow into a Worcester, Mass. river? Recent heavy rains and a finicky system are reportedly to blame.
U.K. Lifts Fracking Ban to Temporarily — and Irresponsibly — Solve the Energy CrisisIn an irresponsible, temporary attempt to mitigate the ongoing energy crisis, the U.K. has lifted its fracking ban.
32 Beached Whales Saved, Out of Hundreds That Beached Along Tasmanian Coast (Updated)Wildlife experts are absolutely devastated, after more than 200 pilot whales beached themselves along the Australian coast of Tasmania.
Spike in Online Searches for Emotional Support Animals Shows How Important They AreA recent study shows a spike in searches for Emotional Support Animals as of August 2022 — this is indicative of how helpful they are for so many.
Prince William’s Earthshot Prize Innovation Summit Speech Addresses Climate ChangeAlthough Prince William didn't make it to the Earthshot Prize Innovation Summit in-person, due to the death of Queen Elizabeth II, his speech addresses climate change.
Seattle’s Air Quality Is So Bad Right Now, Residents Are Encouraged to Stay InsideWhy are Seattle residents being encouraged to stay inside? The Pacific Northwestern city's air quality is so bad right now, it could be dangerous.
Tropical Storm Hermine: The 2022 Hurricane’s Path, Predictions, and MoreTropical storm Hermine is the next named storm of 2022 — it's expected to slam the Gulf of Mexico and Florida Panhandle within the next week.
Attention, Gym Rats: Not All Pre-Workout Is VeganIs all pre-workout vegan? Although non-vegan varieties aren't quite as common as non-vegan protein powder, there's a chance yours isn't vegan.
Looking To Spend More Time Outdoors? Here Are 10 Essentials for HikingWhether you're trying to spend some more time outdoors or if you have a hike planned this weekend, here are 10 essentials for your hiking pack.
Tropical Storm Gaston Forms Just After Hurricane Fiona Slams Puerto RicoAfter forming off the coast of the Azores islands, Tropical storm Gaston is making its path northeast, hopefully remaining in open waters.
Vegans, Rejoice: Taco Bell Finally Unveils Beyond Carne AsadaTwo months after testing vegan crumbles, Taco Bell is releasing Beyond Carne Asada — here's how to try it in your next burrito, taco, or Crunchwrap order.
Is Your Pup a Picky Eater? Here’s What You, as a Pet Parent, Should DoIs your dog not eating the kibble you already purchased? Do they seem to be totally disinterested in food? Here's how to approach a picky-eating pup.
Clearing Out Closet Space? Here’s What You Should Do With Your Old Bridesmaid DressesWhat should I do with my old bridesmaid dresses? If you're looking to clear out closet space, there are a few ways you can do so that won't break the bank.
Attention, Beer Drinkers — Brews May Soon Be In Short SupplyWhy is there a potential beer shortage in the U.S.? Unfortunately for avid beer fans, it may be in short supply, all thanks to a recent CO2 shortage.
7.6-Magnitude Earthquake Slams Mexico on the Same Date as Deadly 1985 and 2017 QuakesWhat happened in Colima, Mexico? A 7.6-magnitude quake shook the country's central Pacific coast on Monday, on the same date as other deadly quakes.
Books About Astrology to Better Understand the Planets, Yourself, and OthersWhile there are many reliable sources out there, learn more about the planets, yourself, and others, by picking up any of these books about astrology.
Cheetahs Have Returned to India, After Going Extinct There 70 Years AgoThanks to ongoing conservation efforts, cheetahs have made a comeback to India, where they went extinct more than 70 years ago.
Taiwan Earthquake of at Least 6.8-Magnitude Results in Fatalities, Damage, and MoreAn earthquake of at least 6.8-magnitude has slammed Taiwan, resulting in damage, fatalities, injuries, and more.
Why Cat Declawing Is Cruel, and Alternatives to the ProcessIs cat declawing cruel? Although it can be unpleasant to have a cat scratch you, it may be better than having their claws removed altogether.
Tropical Storm Fiona Formed in the Atlantic, and Is on a Path Towards Puerto RicoWhat path is Tropical Storm Fiona taking? After forming in the Atlantic Ocean, storm trackers believe it's heading to Puerto Rico.
LED Bulbs May Not Be as Great as We Thought — Studies Show Health and Environmental RisksAre LED lights not as environmentally-friendly as we thought? New studies show they may pose health and environmental risks.
Golden State Residents Fear a Major Earthquake May Be On Its WayIs an earthquake coming to the Bay Area? Residents of northern California are concerned of a major earthquake that may be coming.
Everything You Need to Know About the 2022 Rail Strike That Didn’t HappenA rail strike was in the works earlier this week, and even though it didn't ultimately take place, here's everything you should know about it.
NBA Superstar Chris Paul On His Slam Dunk Vegan Snack Line (Exclusive)NBA superstar, Chris Paul of the Phoenix Suns, is releasing a new vegan snack line via Gopuff, which will be launching on Sept. 14.
Why Mexico City’s Black Jaguar-White Tiger Foundation Was Shut Down, and What Makes a Real SanctuaryMexico City's Black Jaguar-White Tiger Foundation was raided and eventually shut down in July after receiving multiple allegations of animal cruelty.
The Inflation Reduction Act Aims to Curb Climate Change — So Why Is It Controversial?What is the Inflation Reduction Act? Democrats are looking to the bill, which was officially signed by Biden in August 2022, to curb climate change.
Inflation Has Peaked, With Food Prices at an All-Time High in 2022Why are food prices so high in 2022? Sadly in homes across the U.S., food insecurity is skyrocketing with grocery prices at an all-time high.
The “Triple Dip” La Niña: What It Is, and How It Affects Life on EarthWhat is a “triple-dip” La Niña? This pattern of weather events is rather unusual, as this is the first of its kind in the last 100 years.
EPA Opens Investigation on the Jackson, Miss. Water CrisisAfter several months of residents being under a boil advisory, the Jackson, Miss. water crisis is under an official investigation by the EPA.
Sustainable Sneaker Options For Eco-Friendly RunnersIf you're an eco-friendly runner who cares about your carbon footprint, peruse these sustainable sneaker options before buying a new pair of kicks.
“No Animals Were Harmed in the Making of This Film” — What Does That Mean?What protects animals in Hollywood? Although human actors have rights on-set, the lines can be blurred for furry actors.
One Tree Planted's Matt Hill on Amazonian Reforestation and Starting a Nonprofit (Exclusive)We spoke with the founder of One Tree Planted, who told us about the organization's latest campaign, highlighting deforestation in the Amazon.
Vegan Lunchables Actually Exist, Making Our ‘90s Dreams Come TrueWhile the Plant-Based World Expo highlighted a wide range of food, one of the most exciting — to millennials, especially — was a vegan version of Lunchables.
Queen Elizabeth’s Corgis Were an Integral Part of Her LifeQueen Elizabeth unfortunately passed away on Thursday, Sept. 8 at 96 years old. But because the queen loved her corgis, what happened to them?
Our Favorite Vegans Eats From the 2022 Plant-Based Food ExpoGreen Matters gained exclusive access to the North American Plant-Based World Expo on Thursday, Sept. 8, to try new foods on the vegan market.
Sustainable Swedish Community Leads Sustainable "Ugliest Lawn" ContestWhile many in the U.S. strive to have the most gorgeous, greenest lawn, a Swedish lawn game encourages residents to have the ugliest lawns.
Surfers Against Sewage Organization Addresses Sewage Discharge at U.K. BeachesSewage discharge at U.K. beaches is getting out of hand, which is why a local organization called Surfers Against Sewage (SAS) is addressing it.