Impact

As Impossible Foods and Beyond Meat secure deals with fast-food outlets, we look at how these plant-based burgers stack up for climate and health.
Travel blogger Jessica Nabongo saw the effects of plastic pollution all over the world.
Some cities and states are trying to protect our night sky "for the health and wellbeing for all living things.”
Plastics outnumber baby fish 7 to 1 in important feeding areas, a new study finds.
As global temperatures rise, plans for dealing with the climate crisis are all but silent on the oceans and the plight of the coastal seafood industry.
It's claimed they can tackle food deserts, reconnect neighbors and slash our food's climate impact, but it's hard to live up to so much hype.
When 1% of its population was caught in the grips of a heroin epidemic, Portugal took the radical step to decriminalize drugs. It worked.
All public school students will have 33 hours of mandatory climate change education.
“Scientists have a moral obligation to clearly warn humanity of any catastrophic threat and to ‘tell it like it is,’” says a new report signed by over 11,000 academics.
Workers were happy and productivity saw a 40% boost, according to results released by the company.
The rise of "flight shame" in Sweden is persuading people to stay on the ground. Will the movement spread to the U.S.?
Spooky season creates mountains of plastic waste, with no solution in sight.
The service promises to help you cut waste. It’s better at emptying your bank account.
“This is an injustice that has been largely hidden from most Americans," said the New Jersey senator and presidential hopeful.
If we care about a livable planet, commercial fisherman-turned-kelp farmer Bren Smith says we need a Blue New Deal.
Exporting plastic for processing overseas has been linked to ocean pollution.
Shoshana Zuboff, the author of “The Age of Surveillance Capitalism,” discusses how tech companies harvest our thoughts, preferences and behaviors.
Climate change, disease and poverty threaten the global coffee industry.
Stockton is making unconditional payments to 125 residents, and the first set of results is out.