environment

environment

Canada Is Facing a 'Nature Emergency' and Needs to Act Now: Report

The country must commit to protecting 30 percent of land and water by 2030, according to the Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society.
Manisha Krishnan
7.17.19
environment

Six Ways You Can Stop Sabotaging Your Recycling

Some mistakes are so bad you’re better off throwing everything in the garbage.
Anne Gaviola
6.24.19
News

Canada Declares Climate Emergency, Then Approves Massive Oil Pipeline Expansion

Canada can’t meet its Paris climate targets without reducing emissions from the oil and gas sector, experts say.
Hilary Beaumont
6.18.19
environment

You're Likely Inhaling 11 Tiny Bits of Plastic Per Hour

A new study suggests that our lungs are under siege in our own homes.
Erica Cirino
6.17.19
environment

This Father-Daughter Team Is Taking on Justin Trudeau over Climate Change

They are threatening a court challenge if the Liberal cabinet approves the Trans Mountain expansion next week, saying it would put Canada’s youth at risk.
Hilary Beaumont
6.14.19
environment

Microplastic Is Everywhere and It's Sneaking Into Our Bodies

New research shows plastic pollution isn’t limited to the ocean and landfills. It’s all around us and people are eating and drinking it.
Anne Gaviola
6.5.19
environment

European Billboards Call Out Canada’s Environmental Record

The satirical ads say "sorry" for Canada’s failure to adequately protect wildlife.
Patrick Maynard
6.3.19
Science

Good Job, Humans: Bees Are Making Nests Entirely Out of Plastic

Researchers found solitary bees in Argentina that made nests out of plastic bag-type materials.
Samantha Cole
5.31.19
Drugs

Your Drug Habit Is Destroying the Planet

The illegal drug trade comes with a significant environmental cost, but it doesn't have to.
Mike Power
5.29.19
Save Yourselves

We Spoke to the UK's Tiniest Climate Crisis Protesters

"The thing is, all the air will be really polluted; we will choke and die. We will breathe in the air and we will choke and die. People with asthma will definitely die, probably quicker."
Michael Segalov
5.28.19
climate change

Framing Climate Change as a 'National Security Threat' Is Dangerous

Understanding climate change as a national security threat putting “military readiness” at risk postures refugees as a threat and the U.S. military as threatened.
Caroline Haskins
5.17.19
some like it hot

These Climate Change Arguments Need to Die

Recent climate protests have been met with a wave of dangerous cynicism that needs to be defeated.
Joe Sandler Clarke
5.15.19
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