Environmental Health

5 Sustainable Items for Healthy Eating

Sustainable goods that make eating well a little easier.

1 month ago

13 Tips to Winterize Your Home

With the polar vortex becoming more unpredictable each year, home winterproofing can help save energy, fight climate change — and…

2 months ago

Holiday Gifts for Our Planet

Homemade gifts, alternatives to ribbons, and several other tips to make the holidays festive and environmentally friendly!

3 months ago

What Is Regenerative Agriculture?

This type of farming helps rebuild soil, decrease atmospheric carbon dioxide, and slow climate change.

4 months ago

7 Keystone Species — and Why they Matter for Our Planet

Keystone species are essential for ecosystem resilience, yet many are considered pests. Learn why we need these important animals and…

5 months ago

How Good Is Your Tap Water?

Curious what's in your tap water? Check out the Environmental Working Group's new Tap Water Database.

5 months ago

The Table

A call for alignment on a global scale — for the good of our planet and future generations.

5 months ago

5 Ways Wildfires Affect Our Planet

Wildfires are important for ecosystems, but they are dangerous as well.

5 months ago

Finding Beauty in Erosion

Acclaimed author and conservationist Terry Tempest Williams discusses themes from her new book of essays.

6 months ago

The Ecological Consequences of Wildfires

Wildfires are becoming more frequent and dangerous. Learn why it matters — even if you don't live in a burn…

6 months ago

Water Warrior: Jason Momoa

Jason Momoa shares his passion for ocean conservation, water equity, and eliminating single-use plastics once and for all.

6 months ago

Next-Gen Conservation

How technology is helping scientists monitor and protect wildlife habitats and species.

8 months ago

How to Turn the Tide Against Plastic

Try a water flosser, say no to thermal-paper receipts, and 10 other ways to fight plastic.

9 months ago

The Problem With Plastic — and What We Can Do About It

People have done without plastics for most of history. In the interest of human and planetary health, we can again…

9 months ago

The High Price of Farming

Small-scale farming is rife with challenges, including finanical instability and higher rates of depression and suicide.

10 months ago

9 Ways to Help Pollinators

Here are several ways to stem the decline of critical pollinator species.

10 months ago

Why Pollinators Matter

Pollinators play a critical role in maintaining ecosystems and human food supplies, but several factors are making it harder for…

10 months ago

Kicking Asphalt

Pavement is ubiquitous in our cities, but its use can harm human health and the environment. Learn about innovative urban…

11 months ago

7 Easy Ways to Lower Your Energy Bill

Here's how to reduce your carbon footprint and your utility bills.

11 months ago

8 Easy Ways to Lower Your Water Bill

Here are some tips to cut down your water use — inside and outside the house.

12 months ago