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Bill Gates, Who Owns 4 Private Jets, Defends Flying Private: "I'm Part of the Solution"Bill Gates is defending his choice to fly private, despite all of his environmental work.
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Pigeon Found Dyed Pink in NYC, Presumably for Gender Reveal Party, Has Died After One Week of Care (Updates)Someone discovered a neon pink pigeon roaming the streets of NYC — and a week later, he has passed away.
Derailed Train in Ohio Prompts "Controlled Release" of Toxic Vinyl Chloride — Everything You Need to KnowIn the small village of East Palestine, Ohio, which is located on the Ohio-Pennsylvania border, a massive train derailment has set off a chain reaction of chaos.
Vegan Recipes for Your Air Fryer, From Cauliflower Wings to DonutsIf you have an air fryer, be prepared for some hot, crispy goodness, as there are endless vegan air fryer recipes out there.
How to Stream Oscar-Nominated Documentary 'All That Breathes' Before the CeremonyThe documentary 'All That Breathes' is finally coming to a wide audience via streaming a few weeks ahead of the Academy Awards.
Scientists Discover New Form of Ice, Which Could "Finally Explain Liquid Water"A new form of amorphous ice has been discovered.
Suspect Arrested for String of Mysterious Incidents at Dallas Zoo (Updates)There have been a whopping four incidents involving missing and dead animals at the Dallas Zoo this month alone.
Good Movies and Documentaries to Watch for Black History MonthIn honor of Black History Month, check out these movies and documentaries that are all streaming.
Chinese Scientists Create Three "Super Cows" Via Cloning, to Produce Excessive Amounts of MilkChinese scientists just created three "super cows" via cloning. They were designed to produce much more milk than the average cow in the dairy industry.
Ethical and Sustainable Alternatives to DiamondsFortunately, there are many diamond alternatives on the market that are often more sustainably and ethically sourced than traditional diamonds.
Greenpeace Activists Occupy Shell Vessel, In Response to Shell Making $40 Billion in 2022Shell just reported its highest profits in over 100 years.
For 137 Years, Groundhog Day’s Punxsutawney Phil Has Been Kept in CaptivityWhere does Punxsutawney Phil live year-round? While many may assume he is treated like an absolute king, unfortunately, the truth is a bit disappointing.
Banana Boat Recalls Another Batch of Sunscreen Spray, Due to Cancer-Causing Chemical (Updates)A Banana Boat sunscreen recall was just issued, as benzene was found in a few batches of one spray product.
Afro-Vegan Society's "Veguary" Pledge Celebrates Plant-Based Living During Black History MonthVeguary is a month-long pledge to “try living vegan” for the month of February, purposely coinciding with Black History Month, according to the organization behind it, Afro-Vegan Society.
Civil Disobedience Hasn't Done Enough for Climate Change — So Extinction Rebellion Is Changing TacticsWhat is civil disobedience? Climate change action group Extinction Rebellion is moving away from disruptive civil disobedience.
28 Facts About Black History and Changemakers, From Beyoncé to Frederick DouglassHere are Black History Month facts for each day of February.
Yes, Plastic Recycling Is a Bit of a Scam. Here’s Why We Should Still Do ItYes, the plastic recycling industry is kind of a scam. But still, we should recycle everything that is recyclable.
What Is Light Pollution? Relying on Eco-Friendly LEDs Has One Major DrawbackJust looking at the U.S. map of light pollution makes it clear that this is a widespread issue.
Where the Heck Does Elon Musk Actually Live? Here's a Timeline of His Recent HomesDoes Elon Musk live in a tiny house, or an Austin mansion owned by Ken Howery? Here's a timeline of his recent homes.
How Climate Activists Can Participate in #ShowYourStripes DayShow Your Stripes Day is a relatively new annual holiday that aims to spread awareness about the climate crisis.
California Finally Starts Rolling Out Its Statewide Composting MandateCalifornia just enacted a composting law, which will effectively require all Californians to compost everything from vegetable scraps and rotten leftovers to paper towels and plates.
Reef-Friendly Vs. Reef-Safe Sunscreen: Here's the DifferenceReef-safe or reef-friendly sunscreen is a must if you're hitting the beach this summer.
Massive Iceberg Breaks Off in Antarctica — but Experts Say It Wasn't Due to Climate ChangeA recent iceberg calving event — as part of the Brunt Ice Shelf in Antarctica — is not a direct result of climate change.
Oatly and Other Drinks Recalled for Potential Cronobacter Sakazakii InfectionLyons Magnus is recalling a number of drink products due to a possible Cronobacter sakazakii contamination.
Scientist Discovers a Plastic-Eating Bacteria That Actually Digests Plastic PollutionA recent study details the discovery and application of a plastic-eating bacteria.
FDA Issues New Lead Recommendations for Baby Food — but It's Not Enough, Say ExpertsThe FDA has proposed new permissible levels of lead in baby and toddler foods. But why is there lead in baby food at all?
Xbox Consoles Will Now Automatically Power Down When Inactive, to Save PowerXbox is rolling out an automatic power down, which will save electricity and ultimately contribute to Microsoft's climate change goals.
Eco-Friendly Spray Dish Soaps to Help Wash Your Dishes More EfficientlyThere are a number of cruelty-free and eco-friendly spray dish soaps on the market.
Kylie Jenner's Lion Head Wasn't Real, but Animal Activists Have Mixed FeelingsKylie Jenner wore one of Schiaparelli's dresses with a lion head, as she took in the fashion house's couture show from the front row.
As the World Faces Overpopulation, Japan's Birth Rate Is Declining and Reportedly Threatening SocietyThe rapidly decreasing birth rate in Japan has the country's prime minister concerned about the potential consequences of underpopulation in Japan.
You've Likely Fallen Victim to "Humane Washing" From This Powerful IndustryHumane washing has to do with animal agriculture companies making their products seem more humane than they really are.
AmazonSmile Is Sadly Ending, After Earning Charities Half a Billion DollarsAmazonSmile is ending, Amazon just announced.
Thinx Settles in Class Action Lawsuit Over PFAS — How to Get Your PaymentIf you have ever purchased a pair of Thinx, here's how to claim money via Thinx's class action settlement.
Police Fatally Shoot Atlanta Forest Defender During "Cop City" Protest — Everything to Know About This MovementAtlanta forest defenders are protesting to defend Weelaunee Forest — here's everything you need to know.
Our Favorite Sustainable Dress BrandsFor all those times you do need a new dress, there are a number of fairly sustainable fashion companies making fashionable and classic dresses.
How to Recycle and Donate Linens: Blankets, Towels, and MoreDonating and recycling blankets and other linens is very possible — there are a few companies and organizations that can help.
Favianna Rodriguez on the Intersection of Art, Social Change, and Climate Action (Exclusive)Favianna Rodriguez founded the The Center for Cultural Power to teach artists how to use their skills to help achieve social change.
Greta Thunberg Detained by German Police for Protesting Coal MineGreta Thunberg was detained in Germany for protesting the demolition of Lützerath to make way for a coal mine.
Wyoming Lawmakers' Bill Proposing a Ban on Electric Vehicles Is Apparently... Satire?Rumblings of a ban on electric vehicles in the state of Wyoming have left people puzzled.
How to Have a Sustainable Bachelorette Party, to Honor a Zero-Waste BrideAn eco-friendly and sustainable bachelorette party is totally possible — here are a few tips.
UAE Appoints Head of Major Oil Company as COP28 President — SeriouslySultan Ahmed Al Jaber — who is the CEO of the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company, aka ADNOC — will be president of COP28.
How Martin Luther King Jr. Laid the Groundwork for Environmental JusticeMLK Jr. used his voice to advocate for environmental justice on multiple occasions.
Since 1977, Exxon Knew It Would Cause Climate Catastrophe, New Research ProvesExxon scientists knew about the global warming its products would cause, thanks to its own projection models.
The FDA Is No Longer Requiring Animal Testing for New DrugsThe FDA is no longer requiring animal testing, thanks to the FDA Modernization Act 2.0.
Facts You May Not Have Known About Martin Luther King Jr.In honor of MLK Jr. Day, here are some interesting facts about Martin Luther King Jr.
Stephen Fry Narrates New Docuseries 'A Year on Planet Earth,' Showcasing Wild Animals Growing Up'A Year on Planet Earth' on Fox Nation is the latest nature docuseries.
A Killer Whale Has Beached in Florida for the First TimeIn Florida, a female orca washed up on the beach, and she passed away soon after.
A Rare Green Comet Is About to Pass by Earth: How to See ItA rare green comet, which has not been visible from Earth in tens of thousands of years, is going to be an exciting sight to behold.
5 Sustainable, Non-Alcoholic Drink Companies for Enjoying MocktailsHere are some of the most eco-friendly non-alcoholic drinks on the market, in honor of Dry January.