Bees and other pollinators are essential for growing a great deal of nature’s finest foods. Unfortunately, the populations of bees and other pollinators, including hummingbirds, butterflies, moths and flies, have been drastically declining.
Around the turn of the millennium, the development of hydrogen fuel cells to power our transportation sector with renewable, non-polluting power was all the rage among environmentalists and techies alike.
You see a lot of people putting solar panels on their homes these days, but windmills not so much. Is there any future for small residential wind turbines as we transition to more renewable forms of energy?
XPRIZE was launched in 1996 to spur innovation in the commercial aerospace sector.
Women, in particular, shoulder a disproportionate burden as they are most reliant on natural resources for their livelihoods but lack the needed resources to properly respond to climate disasters.
It’s hard to measure whether having GPS apps on our smartphones is positive or negative for the planet, but some environmentalists are skeptical.
While many of us thought Ronald Reagan sounded crazy back in 1981 when he told America that “trees cause more pollution than automobiles do,” the then-President may have been on to something.
Were frozen wind turbines the reason for Texas’ historic power outages recently? Absolutely not. There are wind turbines working well in the artic. But …
Climate models are 3D figures of the Earth’s surface that demonstrate the cycling of energy and materials through the atmosphere, oceans and land.
Dear EarthTalk: What is a so-called “passive solar” house and can I retrofit my existing house accordingly? — Bill C., Raleigh, NC