Pushing Schools to Ditch Toxic Herbicides

A conversation with Herbicide-Free Campus founder and Brower Youth Award winner Mackenzie Feldman.

Jonathan Latham

Scientists Are Playing Whack-a-Mole with Toxic Flame Retardants

Years of research and advocacy have led to the ban of many flame retardants from common household products. According to a new report, the chemicals that replaced them aren’t any better.

Austin Price

Naval Arms Race Threatens Marine Mammals

New ultra-powerful active sonar system designed to detect quiet Chinese submarines poses threat to whales.

Morgan E. Hunter

Rogue River Dam Blindsides Salmon

How a 'fish-friendly' dam in Oregon inadvertently set up a clash between spring and fall Chinook runs.

Kevin Bailey

Exxon Climate Fraud Case Set to Start in New York Next Week

Attorney General says company used two sets of books, misleading investors about tens of billions of dollars in potential costs of carbon emissions.

Nicholas Kusnetz

Harpy Eagles to the Rescue?

How the rainforest’s most powerful raptor — and a new ecotourism venture — could help combat deforestation in the Amazon.

Bernardo Araujo

Last Night’s Democratic Debate Didn’t Feature a Single Question about Climate Change

Despite polls showing global warming is a top issue among voters, debate moderators avoided it.

Olivia Rosane

Mass Mussel Die-Offs Baffle Scientists

The freshwater molluscs that help control silt levels and filter water are facing a mysterious affliction.

The Guardian Emily Holden

Lion Shaped Mountain: The Chains

With a single shot, and a lost companion, human-chimpanzee relationships are stressed in Sierra Leone.

Andrew Halloran

Rescinding Roadless Rule in Alaska Could Boost Mining on Sensitive Wildlands

State, industry eye cache of rare earth elements under Bokan Mountain in Tongass National Forest.

Paul Koberstein and Jessica Applegate

Trump Doubles Down on His Assault on Alaska’s Old-Growth Forests

US Forest Service’s multiple plans to log vast swathes of Tongass National Forest faces stiff opposition

Paul Koberstein and Jessica Applegate

Fighting for Our Children against a Trumpian Future

As the president attacks the environment, education, and healthcare, we have no choice but to keeping pushing back on behalf of future generations.

Frida Berrigan

In India’s Narmada Valley, a Controversial Dam Causes Upstream Flooding and Downstream Thirst

Sardar Sarovar Dam is a classic story of a nation’s failure to deliver environmental justice to its people.

Shawahiq Siddiqui

Here’s How We Can Prevent Borneo’s Forest Fires From Happening Again

Want to avoid toxic haze? Start supporting frontline campaigns.

Fiona McAlpine

Extinction Rebellion’s First Big Act of Civil Disobedience in US Shuts Down Rush Hour Traffic in DC

More shut downs planned for October 7 in LA, Chicago, NY, and major cities across the world.

Matt Miles

In Bullheaded Move, Trump Blocks California From Setting Vehicle Emissions Rules

State leaders, environmental groups prepare to challenge decision in court.

Maureen Nandini Mitra