environment

environment

The Earth's #10YearChallenge Is Grim

People are co-opting the hashtag to talk about climate change and the environment.
Sarah Emerson
a day ago
adventure

How the Animal Tourism Industry Fuels Cruelty

The uncomfortable truth behind one of South-East Asia’s most popular attractions
Adam Bloodworth
1.7.19
pollution

Every Single Sea Turtle in This Study Had Microplastics in Its Gut

The researchers tested turtles from all seven species, across three oceans.
Kaleigh Rogers
12.5.18
environment

The Amazon Is Worth $8.2 Billion if It’s Left Standing, Study Shows

Keeping the rainforest in tact would preserve $8.2 billion of annual revenue in the economy, but Brazil’s new president Jair Bolsonaro may be dazzled by short-term gains.
Kaleigh Rogers
11.29.18
VICE News Tonight on HBO

These Scientists Are Using Fake Turtle Eggs to Track Poachers in Costa Rica

Scientists are studying poaching in Costa Rica by planting GPS-enabled eggs in sea turtle nests .
Arielle Duhaime-Ross
11.25.18
agenda

Island Issues On-the-Spot Fines to Tourists Using Plastic

The Filipino community of El Nido is taking extreme measures to fight tourist-driven pollution
Amuse Team
11.25.18
Australia Today

There Could Be More Plastic Than Fish in the Ocean by 2050

Experts are making ominous predictions about what they call "the impending plasticide."
Gavin Butler
11.20.18
Alaska

"Drunken Forests" in Alaska Are Just Another Sign of Melting Permafrost

Human activity is bad for the climate, but what waits under the Arctic is much worse.
Nigel Duara
10.28.18
Views My Own

Climate Apathy Is Worse Than Climate Denial

A new report makes the dangers of a warming planet more apparent than ever. Too bad the people running the US don't seem to care.
Harry Cheadle
10.8.18
straws

What the Plastic Straw Controversy Means for Bars

The seemingly innocuous plastic straw has found itself at the center of a greater cultural war
Al Sotack
9.18.18
News of Zealand

New Zealander Says He's Killed 170 Cats to Protect Local Wildlife

He says the best place for a cat in a bush suburb is under his veggie garden.
Zoe Madden-Smith
9.11.18
Sweden

It's Been Hot as Hell in Sweden — and That May Have Slowed the Far-Right’s Surge

“In political discussions, the debate has shifted from immigration and crime to be more focused on climate.”
Tim Hume
9.9.18
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