Is Spanish Basque Country a Model for a Sustainable Future?

Things aren't working out the way many of us hoped. But we could learn something from this small entrepreneurial nation.

Bruce Rich

Clean Tech Versus a People’s Green New Deal

Rich nations’ proposals for greening the economy need to acknowledge that their wealth rests on economic exploitation and ecological spoliation of poorer countries.

Max Ajl

Jakarta Residents Sue Government After Historic Flooding

New Year's Eve rain was highest for a single day since records began in 1996.

Andy Rowell

Unprecedented Fires Are Transforming Unique Australian Ecosystems

The Gondwana Rainforests were meant to be protected in perpetuity. They are among the areas that have recently burned.

Georgina Woods

Can Air Purifiers in Schools Improve Academic Performance?

After purifiers were installed in southern California classrooms following a gas leak, students saw gains on math and English tests.

Mario Koran The Guardian

Marine Fog Brings Mercury Pollution to California Mountain Lions

Potent neurotoxin joins the growing list of threats these apex predators face.

Austin Price

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Prime Minister Scott Morrison urges patience, deflects criticism about his government’s policies to address climate change.

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Since the 1950s, we have produced 8.3 billion metric tons of plastic waste.

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The movement’s call for political diversity is inevitably, and almost uniformly, answered by liberals.

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A Feast for the Beasts

Claire Rosen: 'We may have more in common with non-human animals than we admit.'

Maureen Nandini Mitra

Air Pollution Respects No Borders

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