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5 Ways Climate Change Affects The Mental Health Of Young People

The European Parliament’s recent ban on single-use plastic products was hailed as a positive step in the world’s battle against climate change. Yet at the same time,...
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3 Ways Art Brings Awareness To Environmental Concerns

It’s perhaps the most typical of environmental political battles. Congressional leaders from Florida – Republicans and Democrats alike – want $200 million...

Is Construction Waste Killing The Planet?

While many people focus on reducing, reusing, and recycling on a smaller scale as the primary means of slowing global warming, there...
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Applying The Lessons of Ozone Depletion to Fight Global Warming

Dear EarthTalk: Is it true that the Monarch Butterfly is on the brink of extinction? How did we let that happen? —Alex Degeneres, Cincinnati, OHWhile...
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Companies Incentivizing Employees To Live Greener, Promote Sustainability

by Doug Moss and Roddy Scheer | Dear EarthTalk: What are some ways that companies are encouraging or incentivizing employees to live greener...
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Pruitt Announces Plans to Overturn Obama-Era Vehicle Emissions Standards

This past week the Trump administration wound up and struck environmentalists with yet another head shot, this time proposing to decimate the federal vehicle...

Regenerative Agriculture: There’s No Tilling How Much CO2 We Can Save

Dear EarthTalk: What is so-called Regenerative Agriculture and why are environmentalists so bullish on it?—Jess Mancuso, Montgomery, PARegenerative Agriculture (RA) describes farming and grazing...
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Green Gifts: Feel Better About the Environmental Impact of the Holidays

Georgina GuineyDear EarthTalk: I want to set a good environmental example with my gift-giving this holiday season. Any tips on how—or even better, what—to...

Is Precast Concrete the Key to Rebuilding Our Infrastructure? 

America invests more than $65 billion in infrastructure every year, yet our roads and highways remain in surprisingly poor condition. To make matters worse, given...
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Is there a scientific consensus on extreme weather?

Dear EarthTalk: What is the scientific consensus on all the extreme weather we’ve been having—from monster tornadoes to massive floods and wildfires? Is there...