California Bracing For Historic Flooding

California Bracing For Historic Flooding

Drought, Wildfires Fueling Flood Risks California has been adjusting to the new normal of drought across the American West for years. It’s also bracing for the most dangerous flood threat in modern history–a flood that could inundate major valleys with...
Most People Have Harmful PFAS In Blood

Most People Have Harmful PFAS In Blood

San Diego Suing Chemical Companies To Safeguard Water Supplies Thanks to a massive chemistry experiment that has gone horribly wrong, most people in the United States, and likely the world, have a harmful chemical in their bodies. It’s unknown how many people have...
Polluted Rivers Dumping Garbage Into Oceans

Polluted Rivers Dumping Garbage Into Oceans

Mr. Trash Wheel Cleaning Up Rivers Rivers dump approximately eight million metric tons of plastic into the world’s oceans each year. It’s killing entire ecosystems, including many endangered species. Since one percent of the rivers around the world dump eighty percent...
Electric Vehicles Gaining Momentum

Electric Vehicles Gaining Momentum

Solar Power Reduces Carbon Footprint It’s estimated that there are more than 1 billion cars on the world’s roads. Of these, around 3 million are pure battery-electric and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles, according to the International Energy Agency. It forecasts that...
Droughts, Fires, Floods Taking Homes From Millions

Carbon Calculators Empower Greener Cities

Simulators Help Urban Planners Prioritize Climate Action The cost of inaction and procrastination has made our fight against climate change an uphill battle. To keep warming below 1.5 degrees Celsius, the world must reduce annual greenhouse gas emissions by 45 percent...
Droughts, Fires, Floods Taking Homes From Millions

COP26 Calls For Forest Conservation

Leaders Must Stop Subsidizing Fossil Fuels After extending the COP26 climate negotiations an extra day, world leaders still fell short of a meaningful plan to save the world from global warming and climate change. Instead, most large nations are still hung up on the...