environment

I can’t fix the global waste problem, but here are small steps I am taking to be more sustainable

Individual efforts may seem trivial, but don’t get discouraged

Here are 5 ways I’m being more sustainable this holiday

Christmas is wonderful — and also one of the most wasteful days of the year

Not many women fought California’s deadly fires. We spent a day at the station with some who did.

Women comprise just 5.1 percent of all U.S. career firefighters

Meet the 17-year-old climate activist who skipped school to hunger strike at the Capitol

Sophia Kianni was by far the youngest, and one of the only women, at the protest in Nancy Pelosi’s office

Three women on how climate change affects their lives, plus an expert on how she fights it day to day

Climate change is scary, but the situation isn’t hopeless

We come from different nations and generations, but we’re allies in the climate fight. Here’s why we’re optimistic.

We face big challenges, but we’re not demoralized

Millions of young people around the world strike for action to stem climate change

The strikes come three days before world leaders are set to gather at the United Nations on Monday for a much-anticipated climate summit

After two weeks at sea, climate activist Greta Thunberg makes landfall

The 16-year-old said the journey, which did not produce any carbon, was ‘overwhelming’

Most of us are hypocrites on climate change. Maybe that’s not as bad as you might think.

Hypocrisy in well-meaning people may be the lag time between belief and action

Climate change makes me anxious. Will Puerto Rico, my homeland, survive future severe storms?

Puerto Rico has withstood many hurricanes, but Hurricane Maria laid bare a crumbling infrastructure