Written by Glenn Prickett | November 28th, 2011
Delegates are meeting in Durban, South Africa to negotiate a global agreement on climate change. Are they asking the right question? Glenn Prickett may have a better idea.
Written by Brad Parker | November 4th, 2011
Written by Michael Looker | October 21st, 2010
The director of The Nature Conservancy’s Australia program explains why that country is a major player in fighting climate change, and how some simple changes could make it even more effective.
Written by Nicole Levins | March 17th, 2010
Written by Darci Palmquist | January 21st, 2010
Written by Jonathan Hoekstra | December 5th, 2009
For much of the latter half of the 20th century, the world was locked in a cold war. Two superpowers amassed nuclear arsenals capable of destroying the world many times over.The world took sides and watched as the superpowers stared one another down, fingers poised over red buttons that could only lead to mutually assured […]
Written by Bob Lalasz | November 9th, 2009
That’s not lice causing that scratching on your head (at least, we hope not) — it’s just a lot of head scratchers in today’s hot green news roundup. Stop the itch of curiosity right here! Now here’s a question that’s been keeping millions up at night! Which is greener: Going into the refrigerator for a […]
Written by Peter Kareiva | October 29th, 2009
Yes, global warming is a big deal and a big challenge. But sometimes I get so frustrated by conservation and environmental NGO’s for not being able to chew gum and walk at the same time — in other words, for failing to appreciate the real lesson of greenhouse gas emissions. The real lesson is there […]
Written by Darci Palmquist | April 23rd, 2009
Another Earth Day has come and gone, and whether you’re an Earth Day cynic or you can’t help but look on the bright side, one thing is still true: you’ve gotta stay informed. So read on for our round-up of the day’s top stories from the enviro-blogosphere. Guardians of Forest Carbon: Indigenous people and conservation […]