Reflections on major environmental events, trends, and issues.

Only if it treats the games like a marathon—and not a 100-yard-dash.

04 agosto 2016

On her very first day in office, Prime Minister Theresa May abolished the U.K.’s climate change department. Will the Brits keep the climate promises they made in Paris?

21 julio 2016

Fifty years ago, Southwest Airlines revolutionized regional air travel. Now another Texas-based business is launching a counterrevolution on the ground—and the carbon savings could be huge.

13 julio 2016

The Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint river system brings precious water to three southern states. If only they could all get along.

05 julio 2016

A Harvard study says clean energy could save billions of dollars—and thousands of lives—every year.

30 junio 2016

Everybody’s excited about the coming EV revolution. But without the right infrastructure, it’ll never go anywhere.

17 junio 2016

If you want to know what the future of renewables looks like, look no further than Iowa.

26 mayo 2016

If we really want to protect our children, we’ll need to focus on the actual threats to their health and well-being—like drought, flooding, disease, and war.

18 mayo 2016

The middle class may be getting squeezed out of our cities, but the author of a new book dangerously mistakes the symptom for the cure.

05 mayo 2016

As the country seeks to cut its carbon emissions, onEarth looks into whether clean-burning nuclear reactors are a worthwhile option.

04 abril 2016