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India’s population is outgrowing its water supply

    About 100 million people across India are on the front lines of a nationwide water crisis. A total of 21 major cities...

How to Be a Green Traveler

Even if you strive for a sustainable lifestyle at home, it may be tempting to avoid thinking about the impact your travels...

Hotels and Resorts Ramp Up Sustainability Efforts

With rising sea levels, higher carbon dioxide levels and plastic bottles glutting landfills and oceans, the issue of sustainability has become a hot topic....

How to Travel Without Leaving a Trace

Niagara Falls and its surrounding parks see millions of visitors a year, and all that foot traffic results in a lot of trash —...

Striking a Balance Between Fear and Hope on Climate Change

By Bill McKibben “Falter,” the environmentalist Bill McKibben’s latest book about threats to the planet, combines fear of bad outcomes with hope for good outcomes....

8 million tons of trash goes into ocean a year

The amount of plastic in the ocean is a lot worse than we thought, study says   If you're sad when you see stories...

Flooding From Cyclone Made an ‘Inland Ocean’

MAPUTO, Mozambique — Rescue workers struggled Tuesday to reach areas devastated by a huge cyclone in Mozambique, as heavy rains swelled rivers and further...

Millions of people remain under flood warnings

More than 10 million people remain under flood warnings as Midwest braces for more rain “The next four to five days are going...