Environment

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
"As we approach one of the most important elections in this country’s history and another round of international climate negotiations, it is crucial for us to unite and demonstrate to our leaders that we are ready for real climate action."
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Without "immediate and substantial" reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, the...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
Brazil's Balbina Dam created an "artificial archipelago of 3,546 islands." (Photo: Eduardo M. Venticinque)
A new study by University of East Anglia researchers confirms what numerous...

Further

Though he gets the appeal of free snow cones and penguins, John Oliver is more worried about the environmental impact of an estimated 40,000 eager tourists a year traipsing to and inevitably trashing Antarctica. His solution: A hilarious anti-tourism PSA.