Though they are only the length of a grain of rice, mountain pine beetles have made a devastating impact on our nation’s forests.
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Pete Seeger was a great communicator for whom principles mattered more than anything else. He was a true American and world citizen and we’re better off for the contributions he made during his long life.
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The question isn’t about whether to use rail or pipelines. It’s about how to reduce our need for both.
Human rights are vulnerable at a time when governments aggressively promote the interests of corporations over a healthy environment.
From the Q | Season 7 | Nov 12, 2013 David Suzuki has explored many medical issues on his long-running show ‘The Nature of Things‘ — Lyme disease, obesity, neuroplasticity — but his latest research on Alzheimer’s disease has a deeply personal bent. The award-winning geneticist knows all too well that his odds of contracting the condition are high. […]
We’re exhausting Earth’s finite resources and pushing global ecosystems to tipping points. The only hindrance to developing a fair, ambitious and legally binding climate plan for the world is lack of political will.