pollution

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
politics

Philippines Is Shipping 69 Containers of Garbage Back to Canada

Not nice.
Mack Lamoureux
5.31.19
environment

The Four Most Important Things You Can Do For The Environment

Industry isn’t doing its part to combat climate change, but you can make small, positive steps towards helping the planet.
Anne Gaviola
5.2.19
climate change

Canada’s Environment Watchdog Calls Inaction on Climate Change ‘Disturbing’

A new report paints both the Liberals or the Conservatives as weak on climate change.
Mack Lamoureux
4.2.19
Vice Guide to Right Now

We Finally Know Why Garfield Phones Washed Up on French Beaches for 30 Years

Since the 1980s hundreds of phones featuring the likeness of our favourite Monday-hatin’ cat washed up in France and no one knew why.
Mack Lamoureux
3.29.19
golf

Teen Diver Removes Shitload of Golf Balls from Pebble Beach Coastline

Eighteen-year-old diver Alex Weber stumbled across a huge swath of ocean floor completely covered by golf balls and has removed over 50,000 of them.
Liam Daniel Pierce
1.21.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Most Canadians Support a Carbon Tax, Poll Finds

The change in support follows Justin Trudeau’s rebate announcement.
Mack Lamoureux
11.2.18
water

America's Next Water Contamination Crisis May Already Be Here

The family of chemicals called PFAS have been used in everything from carpeting to fast food wrappers. They also may have contaminated America's water.
Sam Easter
10.31.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Nestlé and Tim Hortons Among Canada’s Top Plastic Polluters

Thankfully, the top plastic polluters are all companies most Canadians should have a relatively easy time complaining about.
Mack Lamoureux
10.10.18
pets

This Is How Terrible Your Pet Is for the World

Bad news, pet owners.
Tom Usher
5.4.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Tourists Have Officially Ruined the Beach from 'The Beach'

Environmental scientists have had to shut down the idyllic spot made unsustainably popular by Leonardo DiCaprio's 2000 film.
Adam Forrest
3.29.18
climate change

The Woman Going After Big Energy for the Typhoon That Killed Her Family

Can polluters be held legally responsible for the damage wrought by climate change? We may find out soon.
Geoff Dembicki
2.14.18
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