Earth Day

There’s a hidden cost to climate change. Many Florida taxpayers could foot the bill

Waiting to address climate change could cost taxpayers in coastal cities — particularly in highly vulnerable Florida — in a way that not even the …

Adam Gase

The Wind Of Change

So! YOU are one of the 15 million people that were reached by the <b>#WindOfChange thunderclap campaign</b>?<p><b>If YOU are already an active campaigner,</b> then we …

Indigenous Peoples

Tiger escapes from zoo, roams streets of Paris

PARIS (AP) — Police in Paris say a tiger escaped from a circus in the city and roamed the streets of the French capital for “some time” before being …

Portland, OR

Don’t Let the Koch Brothers Buy Time Magazine

Can you imagine what it would be like to see your life’s work suddenly go down the drain? I can—right now. As a former <i>Time</i> editor who spent 13 years …

Media Industry

ADHD Made Me Who I Am

When our kids Google their name, they may find a short article about getting a winning hit in Little League, acting in a high school production of</i> …

ADHD

SIGNAL HILL CHAPTER, NSDAR OF BARRINGTON AWARDS LOCAL CONSERVATION GROUP

At the November 2017 meeting of the Barrington based Signal Hill Chapter, the grassroots organization, Mindful Waste, was awarded an NSDAR Conservation Award for their tireless efforts in education and repurposing of potential wasted food at the area schools. The award is significant, in that …

Native Americans

Wonders Of The Drone Age

On sale date:<p>31st March 2016<p>:<p>Unmanned aerial vehicles are helping us to explore exciting environments for the first time, including the Amazon …

Scientific Research

A guided tour of Habitas, Tulum’s coolest new hotel

Habitas welcomes its visitors into an eco-friendly retreat on one of Tulum’s most beautiful beaches. Recharge and refresh in a serene location, where …

Astronomers measure Milky Way using radio waves

Collection of radio telescopes measured a span of 66,000 light-years from Earth across the Milky Way​'s center to a star-forming area near the edge …

Universe

THIS Mom Got Her Dream: Kids Playing Outside without Her Having to Hover!

It can be painful to think about the freedom we had — the bike riding, the kicking around, the going to get candy — that many of our kids don’t. …

Parenting

How to ‘teach green’: 4 ways you can help your kids to think sustainably

Teaching kids to be energy-efficient is achievable.“It’s all about being a role model,” says Conor Tapp, the executive director of Green Calgary, a …

Kids

Listen to a Lovely Green Day Cover Album for Hurricane Relief Efforts

Organized by members of Pinegrove and friends, 'Earth Day' benefits victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico.<p>Billie Joe Armstrong wrote some damn good songs back in the day (yup, even on <i>American Idiot</i>), their simplicity elementally appealing instead of boring and their energy boundless. Evan …

Green Day

Here’s 22 Green Day covers you didn’t know you needed

The proceeds from this sick Earth Day compilation go to a Puerto Rico relief fund.<p>Pinegrove frontman Evan Stephans Hall and former Pinegrove member …

Music

Listen to the Green Day Tribute Project to Benefit Hurricane Maria Recovery Efforts

A number of musicians–including Pinegrove’s Evan Stephens Hall, Ratboys, and Kevin Devine–have teamed up to put out <i>Earth Day: A Tribute to Green Day</i>, …

Green Day

B.o.B Wants You to Pay for His Satellites That Will Prove the Earth Is Flat (UPDATE)

<b>UPDATE 12:05PM 9/27/2017</b>: Not only has B.o.B. contributed $1,000 to his satellite GoFundMe, but he's also increased the amount needed from $200,000 …

Offbeat News

Earth Day and Some Threats that Face Nature

<b>EARTH DAY | 22th – April – EACH YEAR</b><p><b>Do you know that the used energy in the second half of the twentieth century, earth pollution didn’t use it from</b> …

Pollution

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Adopt a Greenspace<p>Plant flowers, trees, or vegetables in a vacant lot or community area to make it beautiful, help store carbon dioxide from the use …

Nature

Making Everyday Earth Day

OZY has come together with JPMorgan Chase to bring you a special series, giving you an inside look at how the world’s workplace is changing. Whether …

Culture

David Suzuki: We only have one Earth, and we’re overshooting its capacity

August 2 was Earth Overshoot Day. Unlike Earth Day or Canada Day, it’s not a time to celebrate. As the Earth Overshoot Day website explains, it marks …

Sustainability

Earth’s natural resources for 2017 are already in ‘overdraft'

Yesterday was Earth Overshoot Day – but unlike Earth Day, this is no occasion to celebrate. As of August 2, 2017, humans have officially used more …

Sustainability

Apple grows a forest in quirky new Earth Day 2017 video

Earth Day 2017 has long since passed but Apple’s still not done busting out its quirky videos that celebrate the company’s green environmental protection initiatives.<p>In Apple’s latest hand-drawn ad published today, the company showcased its efforts to preserve forests so that the paper used in all …

Apple ad explains origins of company's forestry program

A new Apple ad posted to YouTube on Thursday focuses on the company's worldwide effort to preserve and manage forestland, itself part of a wider goal …

New video details Apple's effort to preserve and manage forestland

We’re more than three months past Earth Day but that didn’t stop Apple from posting a brand new, whimsically animated Earth Day video to its YouTube …

Apple

Apple highlights its sustainably managed forest project in new video

Apple shared a series of lighthearted animated videos for Earth Day back in April and today the company has released another new video in the same style. This one highlights the company’s efforts with sustainable packaging…<p>Apple has published a new series of videos in celebration of Earth Day that …

Apple

Apple Shares New Earth Day Ad in Late July

Earth Day was over three months ago, on April 22, yet Apple today uploaded another quirky Earth Day video outlining the company's plan to ensure almost one million acres of forests are responsibly managed by 2020.<p>The one-minute ad was shared on Apple's own YouTube channel today, and later tweeted …

“Earth Day” at Ramiken Crucible (Contemporary Art Daily)

Contemporary Art

Just don't call it 'climate change'

What Republicans in Dallas can teach us about saving the planet<p>By Rebecca Harrington<p>DALLAS — It was the afternoon before Earth Day in April when an imposing Republican stood up and declared war.<p>John Walsh III had spent the past half-hour sitting in the front row listening to former Democratic …

Climate

Why More Restaurants Are Banning Plastic Straws

WALL-E was basically swimming in straws.<p>This is the last straw. If there’s a lesson to be learned from Chicago restaurant group DMK, it’s that little …

Aquariums

‘Bike Boom’: Lessons from the ’70s cycling craze that swept the U.S.

A new book about bicycling’s boom (and bust) has lessons for today’s riders and planners<p>While the U.S. isn’t the cycle-mad Netherlands—yet—recent news may suggest we’re entering a bike-riding renaissance. Biking has become a quickly growing (albeit still relatively tiny) part of the daily commute …

Cycling

Inside the Environmental Protection Agency: Paranoia and Stifled Work

A new report paints the Environmental Protection Agency under Scott Pruitt's leadership in a particularly bad light.<p>Among the allegations from the …

Climate