Environmental leaders are the thought leaders, policy makers, and activists educating and impacting our lives.
- Greta Thunberg is a teenage environmental dynamo with international acclaim, but how does the activist earn a living?
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.
Greta Thunberg Criticizes Andrew Tate's "Small Dick Energy" in Epic Tweet ClapbackDoes Greta Thunberg have a car? Here's what we know about her preferred modes of transportation.
Who Is Chuck Sams III? Meet the First Native American National Park Service LeaderAlthough the U.S. National Parks have a dark past, Chuck Sams III is looking to heal that relationship as the first Native American to lead NPS.
Climate Activists Strike Art Again — This Time, With Maple SyrupShortly after various famous paintings were vandalized last month, two activists targeted an Emily Carr painting with maple syrup in Vancouver last weekend.
John Kerry, the U.S. Climate Envoy, Has Been Heavily Involved With COP27What is John Kerry doing now? After losing the presidential election back in 2004 as the Democratic candidate, he is still involved with politics.
Rainn Wilson Changes His Name to Spread Awareness for the Climate Crisis — and Wants You to Join HimRainn Wilson's new name is a bit of a mouthful: “Rainnfall Heat Wave Extreme Winter Wilson” — among other variations.
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.
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.
From Drake to Leonardo DiCaprio, These Celebs Have Made Sustainable Investments (Updates)Sustainable investing is becoming increasingly popular as we look for more ways to support the planet, and these celebrities have done their part.
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.
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.
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.
Looking Back on the Accomplishments of Late Environmentalist, David ForemanEnvironmentalist and founder of Earth First!, David Foreman, has passed away at the age of 75 years old — here's what you should know about him.
Jane Goodall: 6 Fun Facts About the Renowned EthologistWe’ve rounded up a few fun facts about the legendary Jane Goodall.
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.
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.
BTS Drums Up Excitement for New Doc ‘ForTomorrow’ About World-Changing Grassroots Innovators'ForTomorrow' is an upcoming documentary that showcases innovators from around the world — and the film is getting a boost from Daisy Ridley and BTS.
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.
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.
Wildfire Firefighters Have a Tough Job — So Why Do They Make So Little Money?How much do wildfire firefighters make? It's an incredibly difficult job that not only requires physical strength, but also bravery and determination.
July 18 Is Mandela Day — Here’s How Nelson Mandela Contributed to the EnvironmentLate Nobel Peace Prize winner, Nelson Mandela, is honored every year on July 18 — which is why we're honoring his environmental contributions.
Greta Thunberg Calls Out "Forces of Greed and Profit" In Speech at Glastonbury FestivalGreta Thunberg’s Glastonbury speech showed that she can keep a crowd just as riveted and energized as any world-famous, Grammy-winning musician.
What Is Greta Thunberg’s Net Worth? She Fights to Protect the Earth for FreeWhat is Greta Thunberg’s net worth? Here's what we know.
Environmental Activist Hazel Henderson Remembered for Her Incredible WorkEnvironmental activist and acclaimed author, Hazel Henderson, has died at age 89, though her work lives on.
How Humanity Could Actually Halt Climate Breakdown, According to Peter Kalmus (Exclusive)Peter Kalmus' recent speech protesting big banks and fossil fuels went viral — check out our interview with the NASA climate scientist.
Obama Channels David Attenborough in Netflix's 'Our Great National Parks'Barack Obama serves as the narrator for a new documentary series on Netflix, 'Our Great National Parks,' which debuted on April 13, 2022.
Singer-Songwriter, Carole King, Has a Long-Standing History of Environmental ActivismSinger-songwriter Carole King is not only an amazing musician, but she also has a long-standing history of environmental activism.
With Strange Timing, Pittsburgh Bridge Collapses Hours Before Infrastructure MeetingA bridge in Pittsburgh's Frick park collapsed before a presidential infrastructure meeting, reiterating the importance of sustainable development.
Chile’s New President, Gabriel Boric, Is Pushing for Environmental ChangeWho is Chile's new president, Gabriel Boric? The South American politician is a former activist who is currently pushing for environmental change.
Leonardo DiCaprio Just Invested in Two Lab-Grown Meat CompaniesCultured meat brands are creating slaughter-free meat in labs, and celebrities like Leonardo DiCaprio are getting on board.
Nobel Peace Prize Frontrunners Include Greta Thunberg, WHO, and BLMThe 2021 Nobel Peace Prize could go to Greta Thunberg, or a number of other qualified nominated individuals and organizations.
5 of Greta Thunberg's Greatest Accomplishments to DateGreta Thunberg has accomplished a great deal in a relatively short amount of time, and all in the name of fighting climate change.
Greta Thunberg Talks Power of Individual Action for 'Vogue' Scandinavia's Inaugural CoverGreta Thunberg just graced the cover of the very first issue of 'Vogue' Scandinavia.
Greta Thunberg Highlights the Five Ways “We Are F--cked” in New Short FilmGreta Thunberg's new short film '#ForNature' highlights the relationship between the animal agriculture industry and the climate crisis.
$43 Million Galápagos Rewilding Project Launched by Leonardo DiCaprio and ConservationistsActor Leonardo DiCaprio and other conservation organizations are funding a $43 million project to restore habitats in the Galápagos Islands.
Will Greta Thunberg Go to College?Will Greta Thunberg be attending college after taking a year off from high school to fight climate change?
How to Watch the New 'Greta Thunberg: A Year to Change the World' DocuseriesHere's how to watch Greta Thunberg: A Year to Change the World, which features Thunberg sitting down in-person with David Attenborough for the first time.
What Does Greta Thunberg Do in Her Spare Time?She may seem like she enjoys protesting more than anything else, but what does someone like Greta Thunberg do for fun?
Does Greta Thunberg Have Selective Mutism?Greta Thunberg might seem confident, but the environmental activist once had a form of selective mutism.
The Evolution of Greta ThunbergHow did Greta Thunberg go from quiet teenager to internationally famous climate activist? Here's a look at her past few years.
Greta Thunberg: What Is She Fighting For?Greta Thunberg has become a household name in environmentalism, but many outside that realm still don’t understand what she is fighting for.
Greta Thunberg's School Climate Strike: What You Need to KnowTeenage environmental activist Greta Thunberg has traveled the world in the name of stopping the current climate crisis, but did she drop out of high school to do it? Find out if 18-year-old Thunberg is in school in 2021.
Rihanna and Greta Thunberg Show Support for Massive India Agricultural ProtestsFarmers are protesting the Indian agricultural bills enacted last year, which many farmers argue puts them at an unfair disadvantage in terms of business, and therefore their livelihoods.
Scientific Study Proves That the "Greta Thunberg Effect" Is RealA new study found that the “Greta Thunberg effect” has caused more people in the U.S. to get involved in climate action.
Greta Thunberg Lends Her Voice to The 1975's New Song: "Everything Needs to Change"Greta Thunberg and The 1975 teamed up on a new song called "The 1975," where the activist encourages listeners to rebel.
Dalai Lama Sits Down With Greta Thunberg: “There Is Real Hope From Our Younger Generation”The 14th Dalai Lama praised Greta Thunberg for renewing humanity’s hope surrounding climate action.
Leonardo DiCaprio Urges Public to Oppose Gibbstown Fossil Fuel Project — How to HelpWhat exactly is the Gibbstown fossil fuel project? And has the project been approved to begin construction?