With oil prices plunging to below $50, the consequences of a petro-fuelled economy are hitting home.
Our leaders need to stop focusing on short-term profits from fossil fuels and start engaging in serious conversations about our energy future.
Canada is a wealthy country, but deplorable conditions still persist in hundreds of First Nations, Metis and Inuit communities.
Will we take advantage of clean energy and conservation or remain stuck in the old way of just blindly burning our way through?
Putting bees and ecosystem functioning at risk endangers us all. It’s time to find a better way.
Let’s slow down, breathe, listen, look and feel. Only then will we understand our place in the world and what we must do to live well on this small blue dot spinning in an enormous universe.
Building the Site C Dam and flooding the Peace Valley would be a tragedy for First Nations, agriculture and the environment.
If we want to protect our health, our children’s and grandchildren’s health, and the natural systems that keep us alive, we must act now.
Passenger pigeons were once a remarkable story of nature’s abundance. But then they told another tale about the destructive power of humans.
It’s time to shift attention from those who sow doubt and confusion, to those who want to address a real, serious problem.
A now-famous 1972 photo of Earth taken by Apollo 17 astronauts from 45,000 kilometres away became known as "the blue marble". The late scientist Carl Sagan described a 1990 picture…
Actions to prevent global warming will lead to livable communities, improved air quality and protection of natural spaces.
Is dilution really the solution to pollution — especially when it’s nuclear waste that can stay radioactive for 100,000 years?
Pitting the natural environment against the human-invented economy and placing higher value on the latter is foolish.
It’s the government’s duty to protect us from potentially harmful chemicals. With neonics, the science is clear.
What kind of Canada do you want?
Our choice is between ignoring overwhelming scientific evidence about the human contribution to climate change and pollution or changing our ways and reducing carbon emissions and fossil fuel dependence.
Scientists around the world have been warning us for decades about the consequences of our wasteful lifestyles.