We’re watching a ‘horror story’ in which the casualty is Earth’s wilderness

Only 23% of the world can now be considered wilderness.

Mining cryptocurrencies consumes as much energy as mining precious metals

More evidence that Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have a negative environmental impact.

Arctic plants are getting taller due to climate change — which could fuel more climate change

Well, this is an unusual problem to have.

Somalian Jihadist movement bans plastic bags to protect the environment

This sure took a strange turn.

Study weighs environmental costs of producing animal proteins so you know what to buy

Now you know exactly what your purchases do.

Judge orders EPA head Scott Pruitt to demonstrate science behind climate change denial

A judge has ordered Pruitt to do his job — finally.

Avoiding eating meat and dairy is the single best thing you can do for the environment

The bottom line? Eat less meat!

Scientists find new shrew species in Philippines — in a special “sky island”

The small shrew acts as a tiny cog in a very complex and special environmental mechanism.

Study analyzes the environmental impact of chocolate production — and it’s not pretty

No one’s saying you shouldn’t eat chocolate, but at least you should be aware of its impact.

As cities grow, we must bring the forest into our midst — or pay up

I, for one, welcome our new sylvan neighbors.

A new Iron Curtain is falling over Europe — a “coal curtain”

A coal curtain is falling over the Old Continent.

Humanity killed off mega-herbivores — but climate change might warrant bringing them back

Turns out eating all the mammoth wasn’t that good of an idea.

Our ignorance is much more deadly than our evil, despite what blockbuster movies show you

Another unrealistic apocalypse standard promoted by Hollywood.

Win-Win: Eat healthy for yourself but also for the environment

If you want to do the environment and yourself a favor, just eat healthily. There will be fewer emissions and less land use.

Humanity gets its second Warning: We’re crippling the planet

We need to take corrective measures fast or we risk losing the only home we’ve ever known.

Science confirms: Spending time in nature really does help your mind

All nature helps, but rural and coastal areas more so than urban parks.

Increasingly fragmented habitats may spell doom for the giant panda

Apart from this, the species is continuing its recovery.

The 2017 Earth Overshoot day is here almost a week earlier than last year

That’s, ugh, not good.

New study maps Europe’s regional carbon footprints, helps us understand how to reduce emissions

Think global, act local.

Farms could slash pesticide use without losing any yield or money, new study finds

More and more evidence is piling up against the use of pesticides.