“Palm oil is destroying rainforests. But try going a day without it.”

“I crawled from my bed in the dark. In the bathroom, I washed my hands, brushed my teeth, and slathered some moisturizer on my face. Before the waking sun had painted the mountains out my window a pale… Read More

“Furniture from China contributes to deforestation in central Africa”

“Is your new coffee table contributing to the deforestation of African rainforests? If the furniture comes from China or other parts of Asia, there’s a good chance it is. While much attention has been devoted to Chinese demand… Read More

“Climate Change Is Complex. We’ve Got Answers to Your Questions”

Here’s answers to the most commonly asked question about climate change. https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2017/climate/what-is-climate-change.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&clickSource=story-heading&module=second-column-region&region=top-news&WT.nav=top-news

“Scientists Fear Trump Will Dismiss Blunt Climate Report”

““Evidence for a changing climate abounds, from the top of the atmosphere to the depths of the oceans,” a draft of the report states.” https://www.nytimes.com/2017/08/07/climate/climate-change-drastic-warming-trump.html

“Everything You Need To Know About Palm Oil—How To Avoid The Bad Stuff And Buy The Good Stuff”

Palm oil is used in over half of the things we consume in day-to-day life, but the vast majority of that is produced unsustainably – we must demand that it become a sustainable industry through our purchusing and… Read More

“To curb climate change, we need to protect and expand US forests”

  “To slow climate change, we need to rapidly reduce global emissions from fossil fuels, biofuels, deforestation and wetland and agricultural soils. We need to also accelerate the removal of carbon dioxide that is already in the atmosphere.”… Read More

“Experts fear ‘quiet springs’ as songbirds can’t keep up with climate change”

“But the danger of a silent spring, according to ecologists who study birds, did not evaporate with DDT. The looming threat is not chemical but a changing climate, in which spring begins increasingly earlier — or in rare… Read More

“Worrisome first quarter of 2017 climate trends”

2017 is on track to be the hottest year on record based on the temperatures from the first quarter of the year. This not only means rising temperatures, but rising sea levels as the ice in the polar… Read More

“Earth’s temperature has risen by a degree. It matters.”

“The temperature change doesn’t necessarily proceed smoothly like you’re riding up an escalator. Instead, the temperature changes are going to be a bumpier ride with some ups and downs … but more ups than downs.” And this change… Read More

“The 100 things we need to do to reverse global warming”

Global warming is already impacting the lives of people around the world. We must act fast in order to mitigate some of the biggest problems that we could be facing and try to move towards sustainability. https://www.fastcompany.com/3068250/the-100-things-we-need-to-do-to-reverse-global-warming