Extinction Rebellion

When the billionaire-owned media fails to cover the truth about climate change, should the public take a stand?

Extinction Rebellion

When the billionaire-owned media fails to cover the truth about climate change, should the public take a stand?

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Indigenous Justice

American environmentalism’s racist roots have shaped global thinking about conservation, and that has walled off Indigenous peoples from land they could most effectively steward.

rescued tiger cub

These crimes threaten tens of thousands of species around the world, causing extinctions, hurting people and spreading disease.

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HEADLINES

construction site

U.S. states hope to tap Canada’s network of large dams to meet low-carbon goals, but do better options exist closer to home?

warbler

Identifying the shocking number of birds killed when they collide into local buildings was just the first step toward saving them.

smalltail shark

Smalltail shark populations have declined by 90% in Brazil, and new research finds that overfishing has pushed the species perilously close to extinction.

dead whale in water

Collisions between whales and ships have increased, but an effort to hear, see and predict whale behavior could help reduce fatalities.

Bird flying over refuge wetland

Heat, drought and water policy have created a slow-motion catastrophe at a refuge on the California-Oregon border.

potatoes

Biodiversity loss threatens national security. We need to invest in technologies to preserve our vital food varieties.

An endangered rusty patched bumble. Photo: Jull Utrup/USFWS

A growing body of research finds the dangers to pollinator populations are greater than ever. But studies also point to some potential solutions.

Taan landslide

A recent string of massive landslides in Alaska and around the world bears the fingerprint of climate change.

sunrise

Erin Brockovich, E.O. Wilson, Jane Fonda and others deliver important new books addressing the fights against climate change, the extinction crisis and toxic pollution.