Earth Day

Inside the Environmental Protection Agency: Paranoia and Stifled Work

Based on interviews with 47 current and former EPA employees, a new report paints a picture of a deeply divided and stymied agency.Environmental …

Climate

David Reevely: Ontario Catholic schools can’t push Catholicism on students now

Catholic schools will find it tougher to lean on students to get Catholic educations, thanks to a human-rights case over how a girl in central …

Education

20 Photos that Celebrate Playing Outside

Forget the gadgets and computers—there’s nothing like spending some time in nature and playing outside.For our recent Photo Quest, we partnered with …

Photography

Three Reasons Why Evangelicals Stopped Advocating for the Environment

It's not theology, it's politics. The recent announcement by the Trump administration that the United States is withdrawing from the Paris Accord, an …

Climate

11 things I learned at New York’s Green Festival Expo’17

• Samina: We all have heard of different kinds of mattresses like Memory Foam, Innerspring, Hybrid, etc. But in the Expo, I discovered Samina which …

This LOL-worthy Instagram shows what Barbie would be like as a modern mom

If Barbie were a real person, she’d likely have Instagram. Even though she was technically born in 1959, she is eternally in her late 20s (or so …

Instagram

Recycling Your Notebooks

We're all about recycling. Some tips for giving your notebook another lifeThe post Recycling Your Notebooks appeared first on Scout Books.

Recycling

Kerry says Trump’s Paris decision was ‘a day of craven ignorance’

WASHINGTON — John Kerry sat in front of the United Nations, his 2-year-old granddaughter, Isabelle, in his lap as he affixed his signature to a …

Climate

How To Live More Sustainably (Without Buying A Thing)

Ultra-athlete Rich Roll can't get enough of 1 Hotel South Beach, from its sustainably-sourced design materials to its in-house plant-based cuisine....

Sustainability

Hypocrisy Alert: The Left Makes Magic Carbon Footprints That Don’t Count

Have you taken an airplane trip this year? If so, you’ve already harmed the environment in the single, largest way possible. <i>Unless</i>, of course, you …

Conservative POV

How Trump exposes a dangerous problem at the heart of American government

C.S. Lewis describes friendship as that moment when "one person says to another 'What! You too? I thought that no one but myself…'" Up until that …

Executive Orders

Apple reveals belief in reincarnation

Commentary: Are they strange at Apple? Depends on your perspective on the company's latest ad.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>You might find this confusing.<p>Earth Day was last month. You missed it? How could you?<p>Yet on Thursday, Apple …

Apple

Apple Explains iPhone 'Reincarnation' in Quirky Earth Day Video

Apple has released a new animated Earth Day 2017 video — a month after the fact — that shows off how the company could achieve a sustainable and …

Apple

iPhone gets reincarnated in Apple’s new Earth Day ad

Earth Day 2017 festivities ended over a month ago, but that’s not stopping Apple from busting out another one of the quirky cartoon videos it made for the holiday.<p>Apple published a new Earth Day video today that highlights the problems it faces in regards to recycling materials from old iPhones. …

Apple

Apple posts new Earth Day 2017 video in connection with environmental conference

Apple on Thursday took the unusual step of releasing a new video in its animated series for Earth Day 2017 —over a month after the actual holiday, …

Apple

Apple asks if the iPhone believes in reincarnation

Apple dropped another entry in its animated Earth Day shorts series — and this one grapples with a pretty heady concept: Does my iPhone believe in reincarnation?<p>The 50-second spot was a tie-in to Apple's participation in the Sustainable Brands 2017 event, which explains the late rollout. The …

Apple

Apple Releases New Earth Day Video at Sustainable Brands Event

Apple today shared a new Earth Day 2017 video on its YouTube channel, which comes more than a month after Earth Day took place.<p>The video, which follows the theme of the previous Earth Day spots Apple released, focuses on Liam, Apple's recycling robot that strips iPhones down to their component …

Apple

Earth Day Education Fair brings nature info to Jefferson Parish youth

Maddie Tabora could hardly contain her elation as she sat on a bench at LaSalle Park in Metairie. She sat under a massive oak tree while making an …

Education

Q&A: How Reebok masters reactive storytelling

<b>Reactive storytelling can create viral wins for brands on social. Reebok’s Dan Mazei shares the secret formula to creating a nimble, strategic brand</b> …

Storytelling

Don’t Let Denial Go Unchallenged, Speak Up: Lee-Alison Sibley On Global Warming

On the fifth day of the Women Economic Forum conference, where women from all spheres came to discuss different issues related to women empowerment, …

Climate Change

'The 100' season 4, episode 11 review: Earth Day

<i>The 100</i> season 4, episode 11 packed emotional punches of the best and worst kind. One beloved character chose death while two chose life, and …

The 100

The Lorax Pops Out of a Tree Stump Thanks to Minnesota Chainsaw Artist

After having a dying red oak removed from their property, homeowners Beth Goodpaster and Rick Duncan decided to do something different with the …

Chainsaws

Nature Essays to Celebrate Earth Day Year Round

This is a guest post from Melissa Baron. Melissa lives in Chicago, and works as a copywriter and proofreader for a media production company (she …

Bill McKibben

Disentangling Democracy From Geography

It’s time for representative government to catch up with internet-era concepts of community.<p>For as long as people have been criticizing technology, they’ve been complaining that emerging tools make us lazy, stupid, unable to concentrate, and so on. It is easy to imagine that a certain technological …

Sociology

A fool's errand: Al Gore's $15 trillion carbon tax

Al Gore wants to reverse modernity and save the world from itself through an elimination of its fossil-fuel-based energy system. During the final …

Climate

Daphne Bramham: Who knew that cows gambol each spring?

CRESTON — Holly stuck her big, bovine nose through the pen’s metal slats curious about the camera-wielding stranger in front of her.<p>It was one of the …

Farming

A communications company caught in a bidding war between Verizon and AT&T has seen its stock explode over 500% in 3 months

Straight Path Communications, an owner of spectrum rights for fifth generation, or 5G, networks, has been the subject of a heated bidding war between two wireless giants.<p>AT&T originally targeted Straight Path in April for a takeover bid, offering $1.6 billion.<p>A round of counteroffers from what …

Business

PS4 Exclusive Dreams Remains an Incredibly Attractive Enigma

We know there’s a bit of confusion over what Dreams actually is, but you’ve got to give both Sony and Media Molecule credit for being bold enough to …

Gaming

Beijing mall celebrates Earth Day

Beijing mall Parkview Green celebrated the Earth Day on April 22. The event invited 100 participants to experience a low-carbon day that includes …

Sustainability

Meet the Republicans Taking On Climate Change

Just a few miles from ExxonMobil’s global headquarters outside of Dallas, men in cowboy boots and women toting designer handbags crammed into a small …

Climate