“Killer” mosquitoes are being unleashed in the US to fight disease

Their mission is to reduce mosquito populations.

As Nicaragua and Syria embrace Paris Agreement, it’s literally the US vs the rest of the world

Trump’s US is the only country who doesn’t want the Paris Agreement.

The UN COP23 starts today — Why this matters, and what you need to know

This could have a big impact on our lives.

Trump negotiators brand coal as the solution for the climate crisis at UN conference

It would be funny if it wouldn’t be sad.

US report says climate change is happening, but US leaders disagrees

It’s almost like the current government is building its own alternate reality.

Greenhouse gas emissions have already peaked in 49 countries, but it’s still not good news

This is no time to pat ourselves on the back, researchers warn.

A hidden shortage: why the world is running low on sand

There’s not nearly as much as you think.

We now have proof that conservation funding works

We have no reason not to invest in saving the other species in the world.

New simulation can predict where refugees will flee after a conflict

It has the potential to help aid efforts and save lives.

What Will Earth’s Climate Look Like by 2050?

Spoiler alert: it won’t be nice.

Opinion: It’s Time to Stop the ‘Is Climate Change Real?’ Debate

The climate change debate is moot.

In 2016, Coca-Cola produced 1 billion more plastic bottles than in 2015

The forgotten ingredient of a Coke — plastic.

That study about larvae eating plastic is full of holes

More research needs to be done.

Tapwater around the world is full of microplastics, study reveals

It’s literally everywhere.

Lonely microbes become resistant against antibiotics more quickly

Being lonely makes you more desperate.

Most shark fins and ray gills sold in Vancouver come from threatened, trade-banned species

We’re literally eating the viability of tomorrow’s oceans.

The first new Thorium salt reactor comes online after 40 years

This could be huge.

These are the cities with the worst traffic (continent by continent)

Europe’s and North America’s leaders are quite surprising.

Fish farming could cover our demand for seafood one hundred times over, paper estimates

Something smells fishy… Oh wait, it’s my lunch.

UN declares Somalia polio-free

Soon, we might truly eradicate polio.