Tap here to turn on desktop notifications to get the news sent straight to you.
Rawpixel via Getty Images
How To Raise Kids Who Care About The Environment
In honor of Earth Day, we asked parents and conservationists for their advice.
Greg Du Toit / Barcroft Media via Getty Images
Britain To Impose One Of The World's Toughest Ivory Bans
"Ivory should never be seen as a commodity for financial gain."
Orphan Chimp In Viral Video Broke Rescue Pilot's Heart
"He should have been with his mom."
The Last Male Northern White Rhino Just Died
Sudan, the last male northern white rhino is dead at the age of 45. Now, only two females remain on the planet.
Sudan, The World's Last Male Northern White Rhino, Has Died
His daughter Najin and granddaughter Fatu are now the last two remaining northern white rhinos on Earth.
Tom Williams via Getty Images
Trump's Wildlife Conservation Board Includes A Lot Of People Who Kill Animals For Sport
The group will help rewrite federal laws on big-game trophies.
Kenneth Canning via Getty Images
White House Reverses On Elephant Trophies
Remember when President Trump blocked a decision to allow hunters to bring back elephant trophies to the U.S.? The Fish and Wildlife Service has quietly announced hunters will be able to import them after all.
Explorers Come Up With Amazing Photos Of What Lies Beneath Antarctic Waters
The Greenpeace project is part of mission to create a massive Antarctic sanctuary.
US Fish and Wildlife Service
The Arctic Refuge Still Bears Scars From Oil Exploration In The 1980s
And the Trump administration is looking to green light new surveys — a move scientists warn comes with significant risks.
Trump Administration Takes Aim At Protections For California Desert
Public lands could be opened to more energy development.
Do you have info to share with HuffPost reporters?
tupatu76 via Getty Images
Chile Establishes 10 Million Acres Of National Parks in 'Gigantic' Move For Conservation
By Jeremy Hance, On assignment for HuffPost
While in the United States, Donald Trump announces plans to gut public land protections.
NICHOLAS KAMM via Getty Images
Ryan Zinke Said SOTU Would Include 'Big News' On National Parks. It Never Came.
The Trump administration has pledged to address the National Park Service's $12 billion maintenance backlog.
Brian Snyder / Reuters
Democrats Ignore Climate Change In State Of The Union Rebuttal
Alexander C. Kaufman
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) was the only one to bring up global warming after the second-hottest year on record.
Byrdyak via Getty Images
Here's The 'Urgent Wish List' Trophy Hunters Sent To Ryan Zinke
The administration seemed to be moving forward with the requests — until Donald Trump surprised everyone by stepping in.
RODGER BOSCH via Getty Images
Cape Town Braces For Water Emergency That Could Affect Nearly 4 Million People
The South African city plans to shut off its water on April 12, unless dam water levels go up.
Ji Sub Jeong/HuffPost
Pruitt's Attacks On Environmental Protections Hit People Of Color Hardest
, Guest Writer
But we are fighting back.
ullstein bild via Getty Images
This Sea Turtle Population Is Almost All Female, Thanks To Climate Change
In the northern Great Barrier Reef, juvenile green sea turtles are 99 percent female.
Wolfgang Kaehler via Getty Images
Alaska Indigenous Women to Senator Murkowski: End The Assault On Our Communities and Lands
Women’s Earth and Climate Action Network
climate justice-based initiative
The Alaska senator is sneakily collaborating with the Trump administration in eliminating protections and handing sacred land to corporations.
This Image Shows The Tragedy Of Mass Consumption – But Change Is Possible
Artist, photographer and director.
We must embrace our grief for the world we are losing before we can effectively protect it.
AlbertoTirado via Getty Images
China Shuts Down Domestic Ivory Trade In Effort To Fight Poaching
“We can start 2018 hopeful that elephants will be safer," said one environmentalist.
Save Elephants Foundation/ Facebook
Baby Elephants Fend Off Myanmar Cold Spell With Homemade Blankets
Yeah, it's as adorable as it sounds.
vkbhat via Getty Images
Stargazers Rejoice: U.S. Gets Its First International Dark Sky Reserve
The 1,400-square-mile area in central Idaho offers brilliant views of the night sky.
ATTA KENARE/Getty Images
With Fewer Than 50 Left On Earth, Asiatic Cheetahs Are Fast Sprinting Toward Extinction
The UNDP recently announced that it would no longer fund a critical Asiatic cheetah conservation program, prompting fears for the subspecies' future.
Marvin Gentry / Reuters
Doug Jones' Win Breaks Alabama's Long Record Of Electing Climate Change Deniers
Alexander C. Kaufman
The lesson to Democrats: Don’t shy away from climate change.
Culture & Arts
TV & Film
Style & Beauty
Food & Drink
Home & Living
Impact: Project Zero
Impact: This New World
Listen to America
FROM OUR PARTNERS
Sleep & Wellness
What's Working: Purpose + Profit
The Power of Humanity
Difference Maker 100
Expert analysis and commentary to make sense of today's biggest stories.
Sign up here to have the best stories delivered straight to your inbox.
First-person essays, features, interviews and Q&As about life today.
Get breaking news alerts
Download our app
Go to mobile site