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- Rainn Wilson's new name is a bit of a mouthful: “Rainnfall Heat Wave Extreme Winter Wilson” — among other variations.
5 Climate Change Podcasts That Will Educate, Energize, and Inspire YouWe’ve rounded up some of the best podcasts on climate change to help inspire you to take climate action.
Millions of Americans Lack Access to Food — What Causes Food Insecurity?The causes of food insecurity in America are complicated and interconnected. Low-income families and people of color are most likely to experience food insecurity.
Implementing Food Desert Solutions Can Increase Food Security in Communities of ColorFood desert solutions can increase food security. In food deserts, people don’t have access to affordable, healthy foods. This affects communities of color and low-income families.
Al Gore Kicks Off COP27 — and So the Greenwashing From World Leaders BeginsAl Gore's COP27 opening remarks called out heads of state for their inaction on climate change.
Soup and Cake Are Being Launched at Famous Paintings — Why Are Climate Activists Targeting Art?With soup being thrown at paintings, people all over the world are wondering: why are climate activists targeting art? These unusual climate protests have gained a lot of attention.
10 Facts About Greta Thunberg, the Swedish Climate Activist Changing the WorldHere’s a look at some Greta Thunberg facts, as the Swedish climate activist nears her 20th birthday.
How to Vote on the Environmental Bond Act Ballot Proposal in New YorkThe Clean Water, Clean Air, and Green Jobs, Environmental Bond Act will be a ballot proposal in New York this November.
As Climate Mitigation Efforts Stumble, We Need Climate Adaptation More Than EverWhat does adaptation to climate change involve, exactly? A new UN report asserts that we are behind on climate change adaptation measures.
Biden’s Windfall Tax Would Take a Necessary Stance Against Fossil Fuel CompaniesWhat is Biden's windfall tax? The POTUS announced that fossil fuel companies could face a serious tax if they don't lower fuel prices sooner rather than later.
Rachel Carson of ‘Silent Spring’ Is an Environmentalist IconWho was 'Silent Spring' author, Rachel Carson? The Pennsylvania native, who wrote about ecology, is considered an environmentalist icon, to this day.
Greta Thunberg Announces She Won’t Go to COP27 Due to GreenwashingGreta Thunberg will not be at COP27 this year, as she believes the conference is greenwashing.
Greta Thunberg Releases 'The Climate Book,' Featuring 100 Contributors: "Hope Is Taking Action"Greta Thunberg’s 'The Climate Book' features contributions from over 100 experts in the climate space from around the world.
The Ozone Hole Over Antarctica May Be Shrinking — Is This a Good Sign?Is the ozone hole shrinking? Scientists have noticed the ozone hole above Antartica is getting smaller, which may be a good sign for global warming.
Where Does Prime Minister Rishi Sunak Stand on Climate Change?What are Rishi Sunak’s climate change policies? Here's how he compares to Liz Truss.
‘Investing in the Era of Climate Change’ Author on Sustainable Investing Tips (Exclusive)We spoke with Bruce Usher, the author of 'Investing in the Era of Climate Change,' about sustainable investing and what inspired his studies.
New Jersey’s Climate Change Lawsuit Presses Charges Against Major Oil CompaniesThe state of New Jersey is now pressing charges against five major oil companies, for failing to warn the public about the effects of climate change.
Sweden, One of the Eco-Friendliest Countries, Scraps Its Ministry of the EnvironmentSweden, one of the eco-friendliest countries in the world, has officially scrapped its Ministry of the Environment — thanks to the new government.
Vegan Protestors Controversially Dump Milk on Grocery Aisle FloorsWhat is a milk pour protest? A group of vegan activists in the U.K. literally got together in a grocery store and dumped milk in the aisles.
Why Climate Protesters Just Threw Tomato Soup at a Van Gogh PaintingJust Stop Oil protestors recently tossed tomato soup from a can onto one of Van Gogh’s “Sunflowers” paintings — in the name of climate action.
Why This Winter May Be More Memorable Than Others — and Not in a Good WayThe colder months are approaching, and this winter might look a little different. Here are the predictions for winter 2022-2023.
National Park Service Trucked in Supplemental Water For Point Reyes' Elk, Amid DroughtAmid the ongoing drought, Point Reyes park officials trucked in supplemental water for elk around the park for the second year in a row.
U.K. Climate Minister Calls North Sea Fracking Project a “Green Policy”What did the U.K. Prime Minister say about fracking? Graham Stewart referred to the North Sea drilling project as a "green policy."
Melanated Campout Is Immersing People of Color in Nature With Vibrant Camping Events (Exclusive)Melanated Campout is a Black-owned and woman-owned company that hosts an annual camping retreat for people of color.
Why Is the Environmental Justice For All Act Important? What Environmentalists Should KnowThe Environmental Justice For All Act, a bill created to fight environmental racism, is the first major bill that’s been passed that addresses environmental justice.
What is Ecofeminism, and Why Does it Matter?Ecofeminism is the idea that environmental degradation and the oppression of women are linked. Read on to learn more about this connection between women and nature.
Sacheen Littlefeather Has Passed — But Her Activism Will Live on ForeverSacheen Littlefeather has passed away at the age of 75 — and although she hasn't made headlines in a while, her speech left a mark on activist history.
1,733 Climate Activists and Land Defenders Were Murdered Over Past Decade, Report FindsIn 2021, about 200 climate change activists were killed; and over the past decade, more than 1,700 were killed.
Is Gisele Bündchen Vegan? The Model Is Passionate About Living SustainablyIs Gisele Bündchen vegan? Her passion for the environment coupled with her husband Tom Brady’s stringent diet has led her fans to wonder.
Poster Ideas for the Global Climate Strike, From Memes to Scathing DemandsWe’ve rounded up a bunch of climate strike poster ideas to help you spread the message that world leaders must declare a climate emergency.
Happy National Hispanic Heritage Month — These Latinx Climate Leaders Are Changing the WorldThese Latinx and Hispanic activists in the climate movement all use their platforms to advocate for intersectional climate justice.
Jane Goodall: 6 Fun Facts About the Renowned EthologistWe’ve rounded up a few fun facts about the legendary Jane Goodall.
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.
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.
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.
National CleanUp Day Is Coming Up — Here's How to Help Clean Up the PlanetEvery fall, people around the globe observe World Cleanup Day, known as National CleanUp Day in the U.S.
Study Finds Earth Is On the Verge of Hitting Five Climate Tipping Points — but "There Are Grounds for Hope"We are headed towards tipping points of climate change, a new study asserts.
This City Is Banning Meat Advertisements to Fight Climate ChangeThe Dutch city of Haarlem is preparing to ban ads for meat in order to fight climate change.
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.
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.
Clint Eastwood Encourages Animal Protection in New Doc ‘Why on Earth’'Why on Earth' is a new documentary that explores the connection between humans, animals, and planet Earth.
Climate Week NYC 2022 Will Present Comedy, Theater, Talks, and MoreIf you’re passionate about protecting the environment and you happen to live in or near New York, it’s time to get excited for Climate Week NYC 2022.
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.
Is Jackson, Mississippi Water Safe to Drink? The City Is Facing Another Water CrisisJackson, MS is experiencing a water crisis, leaving many wondering if Jackson, MS water is safe to drink.
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.
What Is Climate Doomism? How to Combat This Gloomy FeelingClimate doomism — both a scare tactic and a scary feeling — has the environmental community divided.
Only a Small Percentage of Wildfires Start Naturally — But How?How do wildfires start naturally? More than 8,000 wildfires occurred in California in 2021 alone — and their frequency might increase in 2022.
Spain Enforces Air Conditioning Rules in Public Spaces, in the Name of Energy ConservationIn the name of conserving energy, and meeting climate change goals, Spain has enforced rules to save energy with air conditioning and heating.
The No Fossil Fuel Money Pledge Calls on Politicians to Cut Ties With Fossil Fuel CompaniesThe No Fossil Fuel Money Pledge calls on politicians to refuse donations in excess of $200 from fossil fuel companies and their associates.