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5 Ways You Can Help Save Our Planet's Resources On Earth Day

Posted 04.22.2012 | Impact

It's the Earth's Day today, but it's our moment to look around, breathe our air in a little deeper and hug our trees a little tighter. It's a day ...

This World Is Not Ours

Rep. John D. Dingell | Posted 06.22.2012 | Home
Rep. John D. Dingell

We have made great environmental gains during the past generation and are seeing attempts to dismantle it. On this 42nd Earth Day, I challenge all Americans to demonstrate a commitment to protecting the air we all breathe, water we all drink, and the land we borrow to sustain us.

Earth Day 2012: This Isn't About Tree-Hugging Anymore, It's About The Way We Live

Edward Norton | Posted 04.21.2012 | Green
Edward Norton

My parents' generation sacrificed care-free youth to carry the torch of civil rights and social equality. And now, I feel confident saying that my generation has accepted the environmental movement as our cause and that we are ready to rise to the challenge.

VOTE: Top Local 'Green' Nonprofit Of The Month!

Posted 04.19.2012 | Impact

Local nonprofits across the country are doing their part to protect the environment and advocate "greener" ways. And at HuffPost Impact, we'd like to ...

Getting Clean Water To 780 Million People Living Without It

Richard Greenly | Posted 05.22.2012 | Impact
Richard Greenly

Lito Eduardo, a 12-year-old boy in Mozambique, is among the 40 percent of people in his country who don't have access to clean, safe water. As a resul...

Donate Your Voice This World Water Day

Matt Damon | Posted 05.22.2012 | Impact
Matt Damon

Today, on World Water Day, almost one in eight people on the planet won't be able to secure even a glass of safe water to drink. More than twice as many people won't be able to experience the dignity of using a toilet.

The Water-Energy-Food Security Challenge: America As The Global Savior?

Upmanu Lall | Posted 05.22.2012 | Impact
Upmanu Lall

Can the world support the aspirations for food and energy of 7 billion people? Will we meet the needs of the additional 2 billion people expected by 2050? The global water crisis is upon us, and it's time that the US played a direct role in sustainable development of the world's water and food.