Coral reefs are being hit by climate change in just about every way possible. Wildfire, drought and other land-based climate disasters have captured global headlines.
In the U.S., sustainable living has gained momentum in recent years as more and more Americans make conscious efforts to reduce their carbon footprint.
Dear EarthTalk: What are some of the leading environmental podcasts out there these days? — Jane Mitchell, Boise, ID
Is there any truth to claims that we need not worry about plastic pollution because nature will evolve microorganisms to break it all down?
As millions and millions of electric car batteries start to reach the end of their useful lives, how can we avoid an e-waste apocalypse?
I’ve recently been really into salads and have been wondering does my consumption of more salads and less meat help fight climate change?
The shower is a place of rejuvenation and relaxation for many of us, but it is also a big water hog, accounting for roughly 17 percent of the average U.S. household’s water usage.
In general, new construction homes are the most likely to be the most resilient to climate change. New forms of concrete that are made from recycled or waste-based material save a large share of …
By the 1990s biologists managed to convince the federal government that these predators are essential to the health of the ecosystem, and gray wolves were famously reintroduced back into Yellowstone.
The richest 10 percent of humanity was responsible for 52 percent of global emissions between 1990 and 2015, according to a 2020 Oxfam report.