Reading Time: 4 minutes The dire state of the environment is humanity’s greatest challenge. Yet most of us do nothing as plastic-filled oceans are rising and the world is literally burning around us. Here are some of our 2019 environmental stories you may have missed.
Reading Time: 4 minutes Over the next five years, oil and gas companies will invest $1.4 trillion into new extraction projects.
Reading Time: 11 minutes A small group of determined Dutch citizens has changed the climate policy of its country through legal action. A similar lawsuit in the US — brought by the “climate kids” — might be headed for the Supreme Court.
Reading Time: 4 minutes When only the ultra-wealthy can buy protection from the effects of climate change, where does that leave the rest of us?
Reading Time: 3 minutes New study says global warming could trigger potentially calamitous increase in arsenic levels while reducing rice crop yields.
Reading Time: 6 minutes Would an adjustment to their life expectancy get people to do something about climate change?
Reading Time: 11 minutes Sharon Wilson, a fifth-generation Texan, was ready to settle down in the rural paradise she had dreamed of for years. That was before fracking came to town.
Reading Time: 7 minutes Dominion Energy is hoping the Supreme Court will end the legal stalemate that has blocked its pipeline. But opponents pledge to continue the fight.
Reading Time: 4 minutes A new study raises questions about the impact of organic farming on climate change.
Reading Time: 5 minutes Why doesn’t belief in climate change translate to environmental action?