Earth Day

During an virtual climate summit, President Joe Biden laid out a plan for the United States to combat the climate crisis.
As 40 top world leaders gather online for the first big climate confab since 2019, here are the key policies and political dynamics for which to keep an eye out.
On Earth Day during the coronavirus pandemic, the pope reminded his flock that humanity has no future if the environment is destroyed.
"Fungi are nature’s greatest chemists."
Here's how you can care for the planet from home while social distancing during the pandemic.
Fifty years after the first Earth Day, the connection between the environment and human health has never been more obvious.
The fight against climate change isn't going away; it's going online.
California is the country’s biggest produce-growing region grappling with ways to rescue edible food waste and reduce greenhouse gas emissions from landfills.
The image, captured by astronauts orbiting the moon 50 years ago, forced us to come to terms with Earth's fragility — and the importance of protecting the environment.
The symbols on plastic items don’t necessarily indicate whether or not you can recycle them. Here’s what you need to know.
"Save the planet" is a misguided rallying cry. Here's why.
The president's dubious logic on conservation is being called out on Twitter.
Those of us who care about the environment need to get to the polls.
We're obsessed with grim environmental tales, but most of them miss the point.
“Finding qualified leaders of color to fill these positions should not be difficult."
It may not be illegal to interfere with the delicate balance of nature – but is it ethical?