- Bagging Eternal Plastics
Americans throw away about 100 billion plastic bags every year, mountains of plastic that can last for 1,000 years, give or take a few centuries. [...]
- The Power of Green
One day Iraq, our post-9/11 trauma and the divisiveness of the Bush years will all be behind us — and America will need, and want, [...]
- Climate Change Scenarios Scare, and Motivate, Kids
The boy has drawn, in his third-grade class, a global warming timeline that is his equivalent of the mushroom cloud.
“That’s the Earth now,” the 9-year-old [...]
- Leadership & the Environment: Green Issues
Is the push to save the planet a fad, or a turning point? Here’s hoping it’s the real deal.
No sooner did James McCarthy’s name turn [...]
- Global warming rallies held across the U.S.
NEW YORK – Americans worried about climate change gathered Saturday on ski slopes and in cities for a nationwide day of demonstrations aimed at drawing [...]
- Singer Sheryl Crow starts global warming tour
DALLAS – Singer Sheryl Crow began a bus tour of U.S. colleges to raise awareness about global warming on Monday, one of several high-profile celebrities [...]
- Millions Face Hunger From Climate Change
BANGKOK, Thailand – Warming temperatures could result in food shortages for 130 million people by 2050 and threaten to cause drought and higher seas in [...]
- Generation Green: Waging a Stylish Battle
For today’s young people, fixing the environment is job one. And they have their own ideas about how to do it.
Just before the first amplified [...]
- Global warming seen threat to coffee production
LONDON — Global warming poses a threat to future world coffee crops with rising temperatures and drought likely to force some producers to seek higher [...]
- ConocoPhillips Joins Climate Group
ConocoPhillips has joined several other major corporations urging Congress to require limits on greenhouse gases tied to global warming, the first major U.S. oil company [...]