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- Vegan Richa, a recipe creator by the real name of Richa Hingle, is celebrating the release of her third cookbook, which features Instant Pot recipes.
World Bee Day 2022: When It Is, Theme, How to Celebrate, and MoreIf you’re looking forward to celebrating bees and all they do for our planet this year, keep reading for the World Bee Day 2022 theme and more.
Ruby the Rescue Dog Passes Away, 2 Months After 'Rescued by Ruby' Premieres on NetflixRuby the rescue dog, who was the basis for the recent Netflix movie 'Rescued by Ruby,' has passed away at the age of 11.
Coldplay Criticized for Partnering with Oil Company on "Sustainable" World Tour: "We Are Doing Our Best"Environmentalists are now criticizing Coldplay for its latest major tour partnership: an oil company known for greenwashing.
Wind Turbines Are Being Used to Grow Coral ReefsHow can wind turbines save coral reefs? In addition to being a cheap and clean source of renewable energy, they may foster a healthy growing environment.
Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Fireworks for All Your Celebratory NeedsBetween graduation season and the Fourth of July, fireworks are many people's idea of fun. Are there eco-friendly fireworks? Or eco-friendly firework alternatives?
How These Sustainable Theaters and Organizations Are Making the Industry GreenerThe theater industry can be quite wasteful, and could seriously do with more sustainable theaters.
Planting Bioenergy Crops Is Less Sustainable Than Planting Trees, Study SaysWhat are bioenergy crops? According to a recent study, planting bioenergy crops instead of trees will do less to curb the ongoing climate crisis.
Here’s Why Some Communities Are Doing "No Mow May"Why are some communities doing 'No Mow May'? To celebrate spring and to give pollinators a place to pollinate, people aren't mowing their lawn.
Produced by Kate Mara, 'The Smell of Money' Doc Highlights Environmental Racism of the Pig IndustryThe new documentary 'The Smell of Money' exposes eastern North Carolina's pig industry and how it is hurting people.
U.K. Water Companies Discharged Scary Amounts of Raw Sewage Into Water in 2021Raw sewage was released into English bathing waters about 25,000 times in 2021 alone. In fact, the situation is so bad that someone actually created a sewage discharge map of the U.K.
Sea Turtle Nesting Season Is Upon Us — Here’s What You Should KnowRight now happens to be nesting season for sea turtles in the Carolinas and in Florida — here's what you should know about
Here’s How Noise Pollution Affects the EnvironmentAlthough noise pollution doesn't involve actual pollutants, its environmental impact is shockingly high.
'Youth v Gov' Documentary, About Youth-Led Climate Lawsuit, Is Coming to NetflixThe newest documentary coming to Netflix is 'Youth v Gov,' about the 'Juliana v. The United States of America' lawsuit and the youth involved in it.
How 22-Year-Old Climate Activist Maya Penn Stays Motivated Amidst Eco-Anxiety (Exclusive)If you are looking for some inspiration and motivation within the climate movement, look no further than Maya Penn.
Devishi Jha, Harvard Student and Sustainability Entrepreneur, Shares Her Climate Activism Advice (Exclusive)We spoke with sustainability entrepreneur and Harvard student Devishi Jha about climate activism, ethical business, and more, in honor of Earth Day.
Kinari Webb of Health in Harmony Talks Saving the Rainforest and Earth Day Plans (Exclusive)We spoke with Kinari Webb of Health in Harmony, a nonprofit organization that dedicates money and time to protecting our planet's rainforests.
How TikTok's @SustainableCherub Went From Shopping Addict to Sustainable Fashion Educator (Exclusive)Sustainable fashion educator Taylor Bright, aka @sustainablecherub on TikTok, shares her sustainability journey with us in honor of Earth Day.
A Lifelong Soybean Farmer Shares Sustainable Farming Techniques For Earth Day (Exclusive)We spoke with soybean farmer and agtech professional, Tony Mellenthin, about sustainable farming techniques, and his upcoming plans for Earth Day.
Lisa Apfelberg of Jewish Veg on the Intersections Between Judaism, Environmentalism, and "Ethical Eating" (Exclusive)Jewish Veg aims to bring the Jewish and vegan communities together, director Lisa Apfelberg tells us exclusively.
Cooking Is More Pollutive Than We Thought — Here’s WhyWhat is the environmental impact of cooking? Depending on how you're cooking your food, you may be releasing aerosols into the atmosphere.
12-Year-Old CEO Ryan Hickman Has Recycled 1.6 Million Bottles (Exclusive)Ryan Hickman, CEO of Ryan's Recycling, shares his environmentalist journey with us in honor of Earth Day.
Sophia Bush Shares Activism Advice for Earth Day: “Remember the Power of Your Voice” (Exclusive)We recently chatted with Sophia Bush in honor of Earth Day, and the actress and activist shared her advice for activism, sustainable living tips, and more.
The Ivory-Billed Woodpecker Was Thought to Be Extinct — Though It Seems That Isn’t the CaseAlthough the ivory-billed woodpecker was thought to be extinct in 1944, it seems as though the bird was discovered in Louisiana forests recently.
How Libraries Can Benefit the Environment, in Honor of National Library WeekIt's National Library Week 2022, a holiday being chaired by actress Molly Shannon this year. Read about some of the ways libraries can benefit the environment.
New Doc 'Meat the Future' Chronicles the Lab-Grown Meat Industry's RevolutionThe new documentary 'Meat the Future' follows the journey of a growing lab-grown meat company. The film is narrated by Dr. Jane Goodall and features music by Moby.
Perchlorate, Which Has Been Linked to Infant Brain Damage, Still Unregulated By EPAWhy isn't the EPA regulating perchlorate levels in drinking water? The chemical has been linked to a wide variety of health problems nationwide.
17 Years After Escaping Kansas Zoo, Pink Floyd the Flamingo Is Thriving in the Texas WildA Kansas zoo’s escaped flamingo, who is named Pink Floyd, has just been spotted in the Texas wild.
Maison Jar Is Brooklyn’s Newest Zero-Waste, One-Stop Shop (Exclusive)Maison Jar just opened its doors in the Brooklyn neighborhood of Greenpoint, inviting locals to shop for various package-free essentials, from frozen fruit to shampoo.
IKEA Makes Furniture Buy Back & Resell Program Permanent at 37 U.S. StoresIKEA is finally testing the its furniture buy back program in the U.S.
This Heavily Polluted Waterway May Finally Get a Much-Needed CleanupOn Thursday, March 31, the EPA is going to outline plans to clean up the Lower Duwamish Waterway in Seattle, Wa.
Half of U.S. Waterways Too Dirty to Swim, Fish, or Drink From, Report FindsA report by the Environmental Integrity Project estimates that about 50 percent of waterways in the U.S. are too dirty to fish, swim, or drink.
Waterfalls, Hot Springs, and Arches, Oh My! Our Favorite Hikes in the U.S. That Are NOT in National ParksFrom gorgeous waterfalls to colorful rock formations, check out the best hikes in the United States that are NOT in national parks.
Earth Hour 2022: Activities to Honor the Planet in the DarkEarth Hour 2022 is Saturday, March 26, and we’ve got you covered with everything you need to know about the holiday, plus Earth Hour activities to keep you busy in the dark.
Donate to These Organizations Directly Helping Animals in UkraineWondering how to help animals in Ukraine? These organizations are on the ground and directly giving money to displaced animals.
London Alerts City Dwellers of Toxic Air Quality With High Pollution WarningThe London government has issued an air pollution warning for city dwellers to be aware of the “extremely dangerous” high air pollution index.
Former English Teacher Has Rescued Over 5,000 Animals Since Opening a Sanctuary (Exclusive)Kathy Stevens opened Catskill Animal Sanctuary in upstate New York back in 2001, and since then, she has rescued over 5,000 farmed animals.
Animals Like Happy the Elephant Should Have Rights — In Panama, They DoWho is Happy the elephant? Many believe the Bronx Zoo icon deserves her own rights — and now in Panama, animals and nature both have rights.
The Ultimate Guide to Recycling and Reselling Sports EquipmentIs it possible to donate, resell, or recycle sports equipment?
Miriam Margolyes of 'Harry Potter' Lends Her Voice to Save the "Tree of Music" (Exclusive)Miriam Margolyes, the iconic actress who portrayed Professor Sprout in the 'Harry Potter' films, narrated a campaign to protect the endangered tree species used to make violin bows.
11 of Our Favorite Eco-Conscious Celebrities and Famous FamiliesWe rounded up 11 of our favorite eco celebrities and famous families out there, all of whom use their voices to advocate for the planet in different ways.
World Water Day 2022: How You Can Help Protect the Planet’s WaterTuesday, March 22 is World Water Day, and this year's theme is 'Groundwater – Making the Invisible Visible.'
DIY: Eco-Friendly Holi Colors to Make at HomeIf you're celebrating the ancient Hindu festival of colors, Holi, there are so many ways to make your own colors, to ensure you're being eco-friendly.
The Controversy Behind Removing the Feral Horses From Arizona’s National ForestArizona's National Forest is home to wild horses, which are being moved by the U.S. Forest Service because of how they impact local habitats.
Kenya’s Mountain Bongos Are Making a Comeback, Thanks to Conservation EffortsWhy were mountain bongos on the border of extinction in Kenya? Although they were extremely endangered, they have made an epic comeback
Is the Chicago River Dye Eco-Friendly? Behind the St. Paddy’s Day TraditionWhat is the Chicago River dyed with? Though the St. Patrick's Day tradition looks like an ecological disaster, it isn't actually bad for the environment.
Our Favorite Sustainable Glasses, Plus How to Recycle Old EyeglassesSustainable glasses companies keep cropping up, offering prescription frames, readers, blue-light glasses, and sunglasses that will keep your eyes protected while respecting the Earth.
Biden to Reduce Heavy Truck Pollution With Newly Proposed RuleWhat is Joe Biden doing to address pollution? The POTUS is tackling air pollution by proposing a new rule that would cut heavy truck pollution.
It’s Only a Matter of Time Before Florida’s Key Deer Go Completely ExtinctHow many Key deer are left? The species, which is native to the Florida Keys, is endangered — it's only a matter of time before it goes extinct.
Volkswagen Ship Carrying 4,000 Luxury Cars Sinks, Could Potentially Leak Oil Into Atlantic OceanThe Felicity Ace cargo ship, which was transporting luxury cars, just sank, sending the entire ship, 4,000 brand new cars, and thousands of tons of fuel and oil to the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean.