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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.
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.
Remote-Controlled Trash Drones Are Cleaning up Lake Erie’s ShorelinesLake Erie's shorelines have been littered with trash for years, which is why remote-controlled drones are being used to gobble it all up.
What Is Animal-Free Dairy Milk? It’s Vegan-Friendly, but It Isn’t Just a Milk AlternativeSimilar to lab-grown meat, animal-free dairy milk is vegan friendly — but unlike oat or almond milk, it isn't a "dairy-free" milk alternative.
Where to Go Camping for Birdwatching, to Respect and Admire NatureIs birding your new hobby? Check out these campsites, which Pitchup.com has identified as the best campgrounds across the world for birdwatching.
Jason Momoa Shaved His Lovely Locks for Climate Change AwarenessAlthough Jason Momoa is widely recognized for his long, luscious locks, the 'Aquaman' actor shaved his head for climate change awareness.
The Hemet, Calif. 2022 Fire: Damage, the Current Death Toll, and MoreThe recent fires in Hemet, Calif. have scorched more than 2,000 acres of land, damaged seven structures, and killed two people.
Research Find That Beavers Are Considered Valuable in the Fight Against Climate ChangeEven though beavers are technically rodents, which some consider to be pests, they evidently create conditions that help stave off climate change.
How Long Do Mauve Jellyfish Stings Last? Keep a Look Out in New JerseyHow long do mauve jellyfish stings last? The rare, yet intense jellyfish was spotted in New Jersey, posing a risk to unsuspecting swimmers.
Red Tide in California's Abundant Lake Merritt Decimates Local Marine LifeLake Merritt, in the California Bay Area, has been facing a serious red tide this year, which has killed thousands of fish thus far.
Thousands of Animals in Zimbabwe Relocated Due to Climate ChangeThousands of wild animals in Zimbabwe were relocated by the Zimbabwe National Parks and Wildlife Management Authority, due to climate change.
Princess Diana Honored for Philanthropic Achievements on the 25th Anniversary of Her DeathBefore she passed, Princess Diana worked with several charities, stood up for many incredible causes, and volunteered with various organizations.
Cute Gift Ideas for Vegetarians That Will Totally Guac Their WorldsRegardless if you're plant-based or an avid meat eater, these gift ideas for vegetarians are perfect for your meatless friends and family members.
Four Endangered Giant Galápagos Tortoises Were Allegedly Poached for MeatAfter four endangered giant Galápagos tortoises were found dead, Ecuadorian authorities fear they may have been illegally poached for meat.
Cleveland Beaches Contaminated From Lake Erie Sewage OverflowDue to ongoing rain storms, sewage has been overflowing into Lake Erie, contaminating various beaches across the state of Ohio.
If You’re Prone to Back Pain, Check Out These Eco-Friendly MattressesWhether you're prone to back pain or if your current mattress just isn't doing it for you, check out these eco-friendly mattresses for back pain.
Cyanobacteria, or Blue-Green Algae, Spreading Across the U.S. — Symptoms to Look Out ForThe signs and symptoms of an infection from coming into contact with blue-green algae are important to recognize, as cases surge nationwide.
California Fights Drought and Energy Crisis With Solar Panel “Canopies” for Water Supply CanalsTo fight the ongoing drought and transition to renewable energy, California is investing in building solar panels atop canals.
Beloved Marine Mammal, the Dugong, “Functionally Extinct” in ChinaAlthough the dugong had roamed China's waters for many years, the beloved marine mammal has officially been deemed "functionally extinct."
Bringing a Dog Hiking? Here’s What You Should Know BeforehandIf you're contemplating bringing your dog hiking, there are a few important things you should know before you go.
Sustainable Landscaping Tips From a Professional (Exclusive)If you're looking to give your backyard an eco-friendly makeover, we spoke with the CEO and co-founder of Yardzen for tips on sustainable landscaping.
The Vegan Selections From Lizzo’s "Cart" on Instacart Are "Good as Hell”Grammy-award winning superstar, Lizzo, revealed her Instacart purchases via Carts, and we're obsessed with so many of the vegan items she shops for.
Travel in Style and Sans the Cruelty, to These Luxury Vegan ResortsRegardless of where you're headed, there are tons of vegan resorts around the world that we're absolutely dying to visit.
Harvard Engineers Lower Environmental Impact of Air Conditioners With New DiscoveryAir conditioning is bad for the environment, thanks to HFCs — but Harvard engineers discovered using solid refrigerants could make them eco-friendly.
Hawaii Inches Closer to 100 Percent Clean Energy After Closing Its Last Coal Power PlantHawaiian environmentalists are celebrating an incredibly milestone, as the last coal power plant in the Aloha State officially prepares to close.
California’s Prop 12 Law Protects Animals — But Sadly, It May Be OverturnedWhat is California's Prop 12? The law was passed in 2018, to give animals more rights. But the National Pork Producers Council (NPPC) has sued to nullify the law.
China Deploys Cloud-Seeding Planes to Provide Heat Wave Relief — How Does the Process Work?How does cloud seeding work? China has deployed cloud seeding planes across parts of the country to hopefully provide some heat wave relief.
How Are Wind Turbines Being Recycled Into Gummy Bears? The Process Is Actually SimpleHow are wind turbines being recycled into gummy bears? New blades will be made from a type of resin that can be broken down, and turned into candy.
Celebrate Your Pup With These Sustainable Dog Birthday IdeasWhether you're celebrating your dog's first birthday or their 10th, it's important to make them feel loved with a sustainable dog birthday.
Severe Storms in Quebec Results in Power Outages for More Than 90,000 HomesQuebec residents have been experiencing ongoing power outages since severe thunderstorms slammed Canada's east coast this weekend.
Invasive Axis Deer Are Destroying Hawaiian EcologyAlthough the axis deer has been roaming the Hawaiian island of Maui since the 1950s, the invasive species is depleting the island's natural resources.
Ecovillages in the U.S., if You’re Looking To Move to a Sustainable NeighborhoodWhat is an ecovillage? If you're looking to live in a community with sustainable housing, it could be something to consider — here are some in the U.S.
Authorities Have Now Found Five Dead Bodies in Lake Mead, Amid Ongoing Drought (Updates)Why have so many bodies been found in Lake Mead? The ongoing drought in 2022 has uncovered now at least five dead bodies to authorities.
A Fall Gardening Guide, for Those Looking to Plant, Harvest, and MoreIf you have a garden, what's in store for fall gardening? Take a look at our guide to see what can be planted, what can be harvested, and more.
Squashing Bugs is Gross — Here's How to Humanely Relocate Them, With Minimal ContactHaving bugs in your home is never ideal, but unless it's the pesky Lantern moth, squashing it isn't the answer. So, here's how to humanely said bug.
Experts Forecast the Northern Lights to Be Visible to U.S. Stargazers This WeekAlthough the Northern Lights are mostly visible in Iceland, Scandinavia, and Canada, forecasters predict U.S. stargazers can catch a glimpse this week.
The Extinct Tasmanian Tiger Is Being Brought Back From the DeadWhen did the Tasmanian tiger go extinct? Although the species has been extinct from years, scientists are now trying to bring the species back.
Dodge Hornet: What to Know About the Company’s New Plug-In HybridDodge has officially released its latest compact car — the Dodge Hornet. Keep reading for what you need to know about the new plug-in hybrid.
East Coast Hurricane Season Is Starting Earlier, Thanks to Climate ChangeWhy is the East Coast's hurricane season starting earlier? The climate crisis is causing the North Atlantic's stormy season to change.
Moving? Here’s How to Get Free Boxes and Other Packing Materials, SustainablyIf you're moving, you're definitely going to need packing materials. But to make sure you aren't being wasteful, here's how to get moving boxes.
Experts Worry Oil Spill Off the PNW's San Juan Islands Will Affect Local OrcasLocal orca whales and other walks of life are in danger after a fishing boat sank and spilled oil in the Salish sea, just off the San Juan Islands.
China’s Famous Yangtze River Has Shrunk Significantly, Thanks to Ongoing DroughtsAmidst fatal floods nearby in Korea, China is facing a serious drought, which has caused the Yangtze River to shrink significantly.
Bahamas’ Famous Pig Island Is Super Popular — But Is It Ethical?The Bahamas' Exuma Cays are incredibly popular destination for its photogenic beaches, blue waters, and its swimming pigs. But is it ethical?
My 80-Pound Dog Thinks She’s a Lap Dog — Here’s Why She Sits on UsWhy does my dog sit on me? Even though my dog is 80 pounds, she is constantly parking herself in our laps — we're delving into why that might be.
Animal Rights Activists Celebrate Italy's Ban on Culling Male ChicksAlthough male chicks are commonly culled, Italy banned the practice, thanks to ongoing campaigns from animal rights organizations.
Arizona’s “Chocolate Waterfall” Is a Seasonal Spectacle Heavily Impacted by Climate ChangeNow is the best time to check out Arizona's "chocolate waterfall" aka Chocolate Falls, which is nicknamed for its resemblance to the iconic 'Willy Wonka' scene.
Freeze-Dried Fruit: Is It Healthy?Is freeze-dried fruit as healthy as fresh fruit? Although it's a solid alternative to other sugary snacks, it's unclear if it's truly nutritious.