Environment
  • Macchu Pichu, Peru, one of the world heritage sites threatened by logging. (Source: Lori VB/flikcr)

    by Michael Lerner At least 114 of 229 sites are at risk, mostly from mining, fossil fuel extraction, logging, etc.Environment,development,fossil fuels,logging,mining,peacekeepers,World Heritage sites,WWF,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Apr 06, 2016, 4:52 PM EDT
  • Fog and smog in Beijing. (Source: Theis Kofoed Hjorth/flickr)

    ​by Juliana Kenny The pact needs 55 countries to sign it to become enforceable.Environment,carbon emissions,China,climate change,global warming,greenhouse gas emissions,New York,Paris climate deal,Paris talks,U.S.,Juliana Kenny

    Published Date : Mar 31, 2016, 3:55 PM EDT
  • An iceberg off of Greenland. (Source: Robert Young/flickr)

    by Michael Lerner The ice reached a max. of 5.607mn sq. miles at almost 11 degrees warmer than normal.Environment,Arctic,climate change,CO2,sea ice,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Mar 29, 2016, 11:11 AM EDT
  • Coral bleaching in the Gulf of Thailand. (Source: Eco Cafe’ Phuket/flickr)

    ​by Juliana Kenny Global warming is negatively impacting the world's marine life.Environment,Australia,climate change,coral bleaching,coral reef,exoskeletons,global warming,Great Barrier Reef,marine life,Juliana Kenny

    Published Date : Mar 24, 2016, 5:06 PM EDT
  • (Source: Nick CP/flickr)

    by Michael Lerner The total cost of repairing the U.S.'s water and wastewater systems could be $1.3 trillion.Environment,pipes,wastewater,Water,Michael Lerner

    Published Date : Mar 23, 2016, 11:04 AM EDT

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