Environment


The Effects of Copper Mining on Environment and Society

By Bill Carter

A personal tale of poisoning in a former copper mining town.


Stepping Forth for a Planet in Peril

by Eddie Bautista, La Tonya Crisp-Sauray, and Bill McKibben

The People's Climate March is designed to serve as a loud and pointed reminder to our leaders that the next great movement of the planet’s citizens centers on our survival and their pathetic inaction.


The Real Cost of Fracking

By Jessica Cohen, special to the Utne Reader

Environmental hazards from fracking may extend well beyond drilling sites.


Antibiotic Resistance Found in Crows and Other Wildlife

By Lindsey Konkel, from Environmental Health News

Human-derived drug resistance is being found where it shouldn't be.


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Multimedia Site Focuses on Climate Disasters

By Katie Moore

The interactive platform features short films documenting the challenges faced in the wake of calamity.


All Our Grievances Are Connected

By Katie Moore

Issues like climate change and race are usually framed individually but they are part of a connected system.


Granting Rights to Nonhumans

By Katie Moore

The case for recognizing animals in the legal realm.


Help for Homeowners

By Katie Moore

California drought prompts innovation.