environment

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
environment

Airlines are Producing Millions of Tonnes of Unrecyclable Waste Every Year

Chemtrails may be the least of our concerns.
Gavin Butler
8.22.18
Australiana

Photos of Australian Landscapes Ravaged By Humans

From dustbowl farms to incinerated forests—we're really making a mess.
Sam Nichols
8.13.18
Australia Today

Australia's Population Will Hit 25 Million Today

Like rabbits.
8.6.18
scorched earth

Planet at Risk of Heading Towards Apocalyptic, Irreversible ‘Hothouse Earth’ State

We only have 10-20 years to fix this.
Stephen Leahy
8.6.18
Australia Today

The CEO of ‘WeWork’ Has Banned Meat From All Office Events

Sites in Sydney, Melbourne, and Brisbane will be affected.
VICE Staff
7.19.18
environment

The Baltic Sea’s Oxygen Levels Are At a 1,500-Year Low

And climate change is halting recovery efforts.
Jordan Pearson
7.8.18
Views My Own

Scott Pruitt Was Somehow Too Dumb and Corrupt Even for Trump

The shadiest EPA boss ever is gone, and America is still (sort of) alive.
Matt Taylor
7.5.18