Category: Earth

lithium

Is the extraction of lithium for lithium ion batteries really worse for the environment than fracking?

Dear EarthTalk: Is the extraction of lithium for lithium ion batteries really worse for the environment than fracking? — Mitch...

pesticides

Are pesticides worth the environmental toll, given the additional mouths we can feed?

Dear EarthTalk: Even though pesticides may take an environmental toll, isn’t it worth it given how many more mouths we can feed thanks to...

Who are some of the greener movie stars and what are they doing for the planet?

Dear EarthTalk: Who are some of the greener movie stars out there today and what are they doing to fight for the planet? — Stacey...

Climate Change and Trump

France’s Hollande insists Paris Climate Agreement ‘irreversible’The opening session of the U.N. Climate Conference began today, Nov....

Mars

EarthTalk®: How Long Before First Mars Colony?

From the Editors of E – The Environmental MagazineDear EarthTalk: How far along are we on efforts to support large numbers of people...

water contamination

EarthTalk®: Lead Contamination of Water– Where Else?

From the Editors of E – The Environmental MagazineDear EarthTalk: I find it hard to believe that Flint, Michigan is the only city or...

underwater noise pollution

EarthTalk®: Underwater Noise Pollution

From the Editors of E – The Environmental MagazineDear EarthTalk: Why is underwater noise pollution such a big deal and what are we...

polar bear becoming extinct

EarthTalk®: Animals Extinct Because of Global Warming

From the Editors of E – The Environmental MagazineDear EarthTalk: Have any wildlife species gone extinct already as a result of...

elephants

EarthTalk®: Ringling Bros dropped elephants

From the Editors of E – The Environmental MagazineDear EarthTalk: Why did Ringling Brothers stop using elephants in its circus...

EarthTalk®: Trump and the Paris climate agreement

From the Editors of E – The Environmental MagazineDear EarthTalk: Why does Donald Trump think we should renegotiate the Paris climate...