Why are environmental advocates down on the Forest Stewardship Council, given its mission to eliminate unsustainable forestry?
M.P., Raleigh, NC
Designer and architect Neri Oxman coined the tern Material Ecology. What does it describe?
The Arctic heat wave that sent Siberian temperatures soaring to around 100 degrees Fahrenheit on the first day of summer put an exclamation point on an astonishing transformation of the Arctic environment that's been underway for about 30 years.
Environmental injustice - defined as the unfair siting of pollution and other environmental ills in proximity to certain groups based on race or income status - is on a list of 12 issues Black Lives Matter (BLM) considers pressing right now.
The Trump administration is asking the United States Supreme Court to overturn a federal judge's decision and allow construction of the Keystone XL pipeline to continue.
What is the environmental impact of eating advacados?
How are we doing in the battle to stop or slow deforestation, especially in the tropics where forests store so much of the world's biodiversity?
M. Lark, Neptune, IA
Microscopic ocean phytoplankton feed a "biological pump" that carries carbon from the surface to deep waters. Scientists have found that this process stores much more carbon than previously thought.
I am adding a deck onto my house this summer and wonder which decking materials (wood or otherwise) are the greenest?
Bill A., San Francisco, CA
Carbon emissions are down by 17 percent since the start of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic. Can the improvement last?