Sustainability will not be achieved with rising human population and increasing resource use.
Globally, air pollution is estimated to cause 3.3 million premature deaths each year.
When German U-boats sank oil tankers along the North Carolina coast in World War II, oil persisted on the beaches for decades.
Seeing Bald Eagles along the coast of Maine this summer makes me think of the good things that have come from environmental science
Migratory birds are part of the heritage of America—not simply an annoyance, like houseflies, to the pursuit of corporate profits.
If one looks only slightly beneath the surface, the current arguments against climate change are not about the science, but about how the regulation of CO2 emissions to the atmosphere would result in a loss of individual and corporate liberties and about raising the cost of the good life.
The past few weeks have seen unusual cold and record snowfall in the Northeast. All kinds of folks point at me and say: this global warming stuff you talk about can’t possibly be true. Nothing shows their ignorance of the issue to be deeper.