New CEO Announcement

To our partners, donors, and all of our fantastic supporters,          Hello everyone. My name is Robert Walton, and I am the...

The Basics of Cap & Trade, Interspersed with Hilarious Gifs of Bird Mating Dances

There's seven billion of us here on Earth, and we have a problem you probably have heard of — global warming. The Intergovernmental Panel...

How to Help Save the World: School Edition

Recently, in my environmental studies class, I learned about the concept of the Anthropocene, which is the idea that we have now entered a...

How Many Earths Are You Living On?

7 billion people. 1 Earth. But with our current lifestyles, is 1 Earth really enough? The resources on our planet are finite, but the lifestyles...

3 Takeaways for All Young Environmentalists

As a young environmental activist, you might be wondering how to expand your resources. What steps can you take to strengthen your impact? Last...

The Role of Government in Climate Change Solutions

It seems we've been hearing the topic of climate change a lot more in the media these days, and it's awesome that these conversations...

Coal Train in Oakland – People vs. Corporation

When I think about environmental justice, the first thing that comes to mind is Aldous Huxley’s novel Brave New World, where he described a...

“Friendly Floatees” and the Truth Behind the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

In 1992, a shipping crate containing 28,000 plastic bath toys was lost at sea when it fell overboard on its way from Hong Kong...

JOB OPENING: President and CEO

Award Amount: $5,000 annually Deadline: April 3, 2017 Location: This position telecommutes from anywhere in the United States. Consideration may be given to candidates outside of...

A Fast, Slap-in-Your-Face Overview of GMO’s

This Thanksgiving, you may have undergone some frenzied shopping for the big meal. You may have shopped at a Jewel or a Publix, or...