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The Environmental Impact of Mattresses

The Environmental Impact of Mattresses By Rick Blanchard Americans dispose of 15 to 20 million mattresses each year. These discarded mattresses can take up 132,000 miles...

Blog Contest Winner – Stop Taking the Green Away from Grass

Stop Taking the Green Away from Grass By John Martinson Many of us are lucky enough to have things that we take for granted: bathrooms, beds,...

Blog Contest Winner – Waste Vegetable Oil Fuel

How A Waste Vegetable Oil Fuel Can Reduce Heating Emissions at Colleges and Universities By Sierra Spencer, Swarthmore College '18 Let me first set the stage....

Blog Contest Winner – Coral Bleaching

Coral Bleaching: The Hidden Deforestation Pandemic By Angelina Reyes Imagine a lush forest teeming with thousands of species of animals, living symbiotically with the flora. Stretching...

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...