“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...

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...

There’s Always a First Time for Everything: Climate March edition

Starting November 30th, there will be a conference in Paris in which world leaders from 195 countries will collaborate to create a plan regarding...

Climate Change: Who’s Hit the Hardest?

A few weeks ago, I sat in a fellows meeting with a national environmental organization I am a part of, discussing climate change and...

2015 Earth Saver Awards

The fact that young people across the world are deeply passionate about environmental issues should come as no surprise. The youth of today are...

Big Data: The Innovative Solution to Climate Change

There has been a lot of confusion surrounding what exactly the rumored concept of big data really is.  Broadly put, Big Data is the...

The Veggie Time Project is Creating Green Minds and Tummies in...

Editor’s Note: In this guest blog post from Barnard Middle School in Washington, DC, Mischa Walters, a 5th-grade student, talks about her experience with...

Field Landscape Design Project

Editor's Note: This blog post comes from Malina Japp and Callie Wolff of Evergreen Community Charter School. This 2014-2015 school year, Evergreen Community Charter...

Stop the Trash! Start the Caring!

Editor's Note: This blog post comes from Munisa Akhmedova & Jessica Hernandez of New Voices School of Academic & Creative Arts. This 2014-2015 school year,...

Getting Environmental Science back in the Classroom!

Editor's Note: This blog post comes from Youth Council Member, Sam Good. This 2014-2015 school year, Sam was involved with a Greening Forward funded...