Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Life in a Remote Alaskan Community on the Front Line of Climate Change

Written by: Connor Dunleavy  The world’s high-latitude regions experience climate change at a rate twice as fast as the...

How Scientists are Restoring Boreal Peatlands to Help Keep Carbon in the Ground

Written by: Bin Xu Peatlands are one of the most valuable terrestrial ecosystems in...

Study: Coffee and Cocoa Consumption Drives Deforestation in Vietnam and West Africa

Written by: Malavika Vyawahare  Consumption patterns, especially in wealthier countries, are eating away at forests in some of the...

Protecting the Ocean is Key to Fighting Climate Change

Written by: Enric Sala 2021 ought to be the “super year” for nature, where we collectively agree on how...

TikTok Joins Global Coalition to End Wildlife Trafficking Online

Written by: Kimberly White  TikTok has joined the fight against illegal wildlife trafficking. In an effort...

Cities Must Cut Their ‘Consumption Emissions’ – Here’s How

Written by: Joe Blakey and Jana Wendler Almost every city now has some form...

African Elephants Recognized as Two Species, Listed as Endangered and Critically Endangered

Written by: Kimberly White  African elephants face a greater risk of extinction than previously thought, according to a new...

FFAR and CIMMYT Pair Up to Protect Wheat from Ravages of Climate Change

Written by: Cornell Alliance for Science In a bid to help one of the world’s most important cereal...

Increased Investment in Tree Nursery Infrastructure Essential to U.S. Reforestation Efforts to Combat Climate...

Written by: Mike Gaworecki Restoring forests in areas where they once stood is an important step toward halting climate...

Podcast- John Hewson: These are the Top 10 Megarisks to Civilization

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Global Obsession with Economic Growth Will Increase Risk of Deadly Pandemics in Future

Written by: Tom Pegram and Julia Kreienkamp As governments around the world roll out...

World’s First Vegan Hospital: This Hospital Just Became the First in the World to...

Written by: Kimberly White  In a world-first, this hospital has gone 100 percent vegan. Located in Beirut, Lebanon, Hayek...

These 3 World Heritage Marine Sites Store Billions of Tonnes of CO2

Written by: Victoria Masterson Protected marine sites around Australia are crucial for capturing and storing of greenhouse gases, according...

UK Government Launches New £150 Million Fund for Rainforest Protection

Written by: Kimberly White  The UK has launched a new multi-million pound fund to aid in the protection of...

Lessons Learned From a Decade of REDD+ in Guyana

Courtesy of Forests News Written by: Gloria Pallares Guyana, meaning “land of water,” is one...

Dig This: A Tiny Echidna Moves 8 Trailer-loads of Soil a Year, Helping Tackle...

Written by: David John Eldridge After 200 years of European farming practices, Australian soils...

This California City is the First in the United States to Ban New Gas...

Written by: Kimberly White  The City of Petaluma, California, is cracking down on fossil fuels. In an effort to...

Meet the Farmers Helping to Reforest Timor-Leste

Written by: Andrew Mahar High in the mountains of Timor-Leste, a group of subsistence farmers earn an income by...

Podcast: Angela Pozzi, Founder and Artistic Director of the Washed Ashore Project

https://youtu.be/hjqssBiecw0 Kimberly WhiteHello and welcome to The Planetary...

Urban Agriculture Combats Food Insecurity, Builds Community

Written by: DJ McCauley “In times of crisis, people become really passionate about their food supply,” says Rachel Surls, sustainable...

Podcast: Maria Antonia Tigre, Director of Latin America for the Global Network for the...

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Meet Coté Castañeda, the Recycling Expert that Connects People and Companies Contributing to the...

This profile is published in collaboration with Level Magazine Coté Castañeda is an industrial and civil engineer, and...

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