Climate Change

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The Clash Over Climate Change

While many people today accept the scientific evidence that climate change is a grave threat, there are still those who deny that it exists.  A recent example...

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Green Ideas for This Holiday Season

The holiday season is the most anticipated time of year for many Americans. It’s a time for food, decorations, family, friends, and gi…

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Renewable Energy Taking Over?

The International Energy Agency (IEA) recently announced that renewable energy sources (wind, solar, etc.) surpassed coal last year to becom…

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What is Your Recycling Reality?

Did you know that your recycling behavior is dependent on local attitudes where you live? A recent survey by the Pew Research Center examin…

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What is the Zero-Waste Movement?

Think you could live your life without throwing any trash away?  Considering the average American throws out approximately 4.4 pounds p…

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Food Crisis Hits Sub-Saharan Africa

Sub-Saharan Africa is in the midst of a catastrophic drought; the worst by some accounts in 100 years.  Even South Africa, normally a rel…

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NPR Shines Light on Clothing Waste

Over 12 million tons of unwanted textiles are dumped in U.S. landfills every year, and most people are unaware of the damage this is causing…