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The Natural Resources Defense Council works to safeguard the earth - its people,
its plants and animals, and the natural systems on which all life depends.
Reflections on major environmental events, trends, and issues.
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.
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.
As the country seeks to cut its carbon emissions, onEarth looks into whether clean-burning nuclear reactors are a worthwhile option.
Millennials don’t just communicate differently from their baby boomer parents—they commute differently, too.
Is it safe to operate a nuclear reactor 34 miles from 8.4 million people?
On Earth Day, President Obama calls on us to save the Everglades from myriad problems—but climate should be the first one on the list.
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