South Africa Tests Drones to Thwart Rhino Poaching

South Africa is testing unmanned aerials vehicles (UAVs), aka drones, to stamp out rhino poaching in Kruger National Park, its "crown jewel" wildlife…
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Skidmore College Earns Chain of Custody Certification for Seafood

Students, faculty and staff at Skidmore College in upstate New York are now being served a variety of fresh seafood certified to have…

MIT’s Climate CoLab Puts Big Money Up for Big Climate Concepts

“As systems like Linux and Wikipedia have shown, people from around the world — connected by the Internet — can work together to…
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Timex Joins Companies Supporting Earth Hour 2015

Timex is asking citizens to upload a photo and share their pledges in order to spread the word about Earth Hour 2015.

The Color of Salmon: How Much Would You Pay for Orange?

The color of food plays a perhaps surprisingly large role in our perceptions of its attractiveness, as well as our expectations of how…
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How Driverless Cars Will Impact the Environment

Driverless cars will make it safer to text on the go, but will they be an improvement over conventional cars when it comes…

U.N. Global Compact Expels Hundreds for Non-Compliance

The U.N. Global Compact, the United Nations' sustainability initiative, won some and lost some at the end of 2014 -- literally. While its…
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Naomi Klein and Capitalism vs. Climate Change

The book’s subtitle is compelling: Capitalism vs. The Climate. Simply put: “Our economic system and our planetary system are now at war.”

Top 3 Sustainable Supply Chain Trends for 2015

Sustainable approaches to business have been on the uptick in recent years. In the new year, companies will continue to move forward with…

10 Ways Politics Shaped the Environment in 2014

How important was environmental protection in 2014? Well, to be honest, our findings are a mixed bag. While California comes out first for…

Video Shows What Tidal Flooding and Sea Level Rise Will Look Like

Tidal flooding “has simply become a fact of life.” By 2045, some coastal communities will face flooding 24 times a year – or…

Climate Change: Ready for a New Era of Extreme Weather?

“Our preparedness deficit is the result of years of inaction and under-investment at the federal, state and local levels,” says Collin O’Mara, NWF…

Intelligent Readers and the Climate Crisis

In succinct and accessible language, this short but powerful book pulls no punches: climate change is the most critical threat to the planet…

3 Businesses That Give Back to the Environment

These three companies found innovative ways to incorporate novel approaches in their business practices that help preserve our environment.

Procter & Gamble to Boost Conservation in Water-Stressed Areas

Proctor & Gamble expects its manufacturing facilities to reduce water use by an added 20 percent per unit of production, with a focus…