Environment

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
A Mexican Indigenous activist who won the Goldman Environmental Prize has been shot dead, the second recipient of the prestigious award to be murdered in less than 12 months. The Guardian reports that Isidro Baldenegro López, a subsistence farmer known for his work to stop illegal logging and deforestation, was shot at a relative's home on Sunday...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The National Guard has deployed missile launchers to a "critical" Dakota Access...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
The Obama administration on Tuesday sent another $500 million to the Green...

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.