1 Million Species Are Threatened with Extinction Thanks to Humans, UN Report Says
A comprehensive United Nations report compiled by more than 450 researchers warns of a dire future for both humans and nature if business continues as usual.
Desalination Produces 50 Percent More Toxic Brine Than Previously Thought
The world’s desalination plants, which use energy intensive processes to remove salt from water, produce enough toxic brine each year to cover all of Florida under a foot of water.
The UN Is Now Working Directly With Companies to Fight Climate Change
If these companies actually execute the plan as written, it would make a significant impact in our effort to curb warming temperatures.
Congressman Appears to Forget that Food Actually Is a Basic Human Right
The UN sort of settled this question back in 1948, guys.
Agricultural Workers Face Constant, Horrific Human Rights Violations, a New UN Report Shows
Each year, an average of 170,000 agricultural workers are killed at work globally.
Here's Fresh Evidence the Drug War Is a 'Horrific Failure'
"The international drug control system promised a world free of drugs, but has delivered the exact opposite."
How to Fix America's Broken Imperial Foreign Policy After Trump
Jeffrey Sachs has a vision of how the world can work based on alliances and international law.
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Unpacking the Devastating UN Report on Climate Change
If this report doesn't stress you out, nothing will.
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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.
UN Secretary-General Says We Have A Year and a Half to Avoid 'Runaway' Climate Change
In a passionate speech delivered at the United Nations headquarters in New York, the UN chief said we are “careening towards the abyss” and announced a 2019 climate summit.
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What Records Best Capture the Last Decade of Hardcore?
An unofficial guide to newish hardcore for stubborn old fans.
Geoff Rickly Listens to Sun Ra's 'Space Is the Place' for the First Time
After a stint of shows in Chicago where Thursday played their iconic albums 'Full Collapse' and 'War All The Time' in full, Rickly sat down with Noisey to recoup from performing by listening to some psychedelic and abrasive jazz.