Environmental leaders are the thought leaders, policy makers, and activists educating and impacting our lives.
- 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.
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.
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?
Greta Thunberg Tells Trump to "Work on His Anger Management Problem"Climate activist Greta Thunberg has taken a jab at President Donald Trump amid the contested election.
Greta Thunberg Proves She’s a Force in New Documentary ‘I Am Greta’In the new documentary, 'I Am Greta', viewers get a closer look at Greta Thunberg’s life and mission to stop climate change and save the environment.
Greta Thunberg Brings Climate Demands to Angela Merkel On 2-Year Anniversary of Her First Climate StrikeGreta Thunberg is celebrating the second anniversary of her first climate strike by bringing climate demands to Angela Merkel.
Rainn Wilson’s ‘An Idiot’s Guide to Climate Change’ Features Greta Thunberg, Melting Ice Caps, and Beets — ExclusiveRainn Wilson's 'An Idiot’s Guide to Climate Change' chronicles the actor, best known for playing Dwight Schrute on 'The Office,' learning how to become a climate activist.
Greta Thunberg Donates $1.15 Million Award to Charities "Fighting for a Sustainable World"Greta Thunberg is donating the million euros that come with the Gulbenkian Prize for Humanity to charity.
Celebrating Greta Thunberg’s 100th Week of Climate Strikes With 100 of Her Best MomentsGreta Thunberg is celebrating 100 weeks of her school strike for climate, a movement that has grown by the millions since 2018.
Greta Thunberg Says the Coronavirus, Climate Change, and BLM Are Similarly Urgent IssuesIn an interview with the BBC, 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg said coronavirus and climate change should be addressed with equal urgency.
Greta Thunberg Donates $100,000 Award to Help Children Affected by COVID-19Greta Thunberg is using prize money to help children in poverty who are suffering during the coronavirus pandemic.
Greta Thunberg Discusses How the Climate Crisis Mirrors the Coronavirus in Earth Day LivestreamGreta Thunberg appeared in a livestream for Earth Day, where she discussed how we need to change our climate tactics going forward.
Greta Thunberg Believes She Had COVID-19, Encourages Others to Self-IsolateGreta Thunberg and her father have been self-isolating and experiencing symptoms of the novel coronavirus.
Greta Thunberg Launches #ClimateStrikeOnline Amidst Coronavirus: How to ParticipateGreta Thunberg's weekly climate strike is going digital with the #DigitalStrike aka #ClimateStrikeOnline, in response to the COVID-19 coronavirus.