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Milan Is Suffocating: Banning Cars For A Few Days Won't Save It

Domenico Finiguerra | Posted 12.30.2015 | World
Domenico Finiguerra

What's missing is the political will to abandon an existing model based on asphalt, oil, speed and consumption in order to embrace a new political and administrative paradigm.

WeChatting Toward the End of Climate Change

Jake Levine | Posted 05.17.2015 | Green
Jake Levine

For me at least, WeChat became a central feature of the trade mission. My Chinese contacts immediately found me. They shared their "moments," personal and professional.

Why Should We Celebrate Earth Day?

Marta Ibarrondo | Posted 06.22.2015 | Comedy
Marta Ibarrondo


Climate Protection: A Portfolio of Good Sense and Cents for Our Planet

Peter Getty | Posted 11.30.2014 | Business
Peter Getty

Climate change economics is viable and sustainable. The wide-ranging benefits to our not so distant future lives and our generational concerns for the environment are priceless.

A Letter to Coachella Music Festival Promoters: Create Smoking Sections

Ana Beatriz Cholo | Posted 06.25.2014 | Los Angeles
Ana Beatriz Cholo

I am lying on my bed writing this three days after the festival ended because I'm still sick from breathing in the toxic fumes.

The Heat Is On!

Anita Verma | Posted 06.01.2014 | Green
Anita Verma

People have probably heard more than enough about global warming -- whether it exists or doesn't -- but judging by the severity of storms over the past four months, no one can deny that 'something' is going on.

Some Futurists Aren't Worried About Global Warming or Overpopulation

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 04.20.2014 | Technology
Zoltan Istvan

What many environmentalists, journalists and politicians fail to consider when assessing the future is how quickly technological innovation is growing. The future is coming much faster than people realize.

Climate Change: Cities in the Global South Can Have an Impact

Josephine d'Allant | Posted 07.13.2013 | Impact
Josephine d'Allant

To limit environmental vulnerabilities and protect the urban poor, it is crucial that municipal governments partner with local communities.

Laura Bassett

Proposition 23, Anti-Environment 'California Jobs Initiative', Is Funded By Big Polluters In Texas And The Midwest | Laura Bassett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Proposition 23, the so-called "California Jobs Initiative" threatening to suspend some of California's unprecedented clean air and renewable energy le...

Atlantic Garbage Patch: Pacific Gyre Is Not Alone

AP | MIKE MELIA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Researchers are warning of a new blight at sea: a swirl of confetti-like plastic debris stretching over a remote expanse...

China Surprising Leader In Green-Technology

Wall Street Journal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

China looms large over the global climate summit in Copenhagen, where Chinese officials are pressing the U.S. and other rich nations to accept new cur...

Deadly Traffic: Tests Link Freeway Smog To Brain Cancer

Daily Bulletin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

In as little as three months, the brains of laboratory rats begin to change after being exposed to the air around congested Southern California freewa...

Prince Charles To Push Green Agenda In Latin America

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Prince Charles dived into the first full day of a Latin America tour Monday, visiting Chile's capital and preparing a speech set to highlight his conc...

An Open Response to "an Open Letter to Shashi Tharoor"

Shashi Tharoor | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Shashi Tharoor

Let me add with a heavy heart how much I deplore both the content and tone of your letter. It is tragic that actions such as yours ensure that politics overrides the genuine needs of the people.