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We've only got one planet, and it makes our lives possible. We can no longer take it for granted.
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On the Day of People’s Climate Marches, the Ponca Tribe Begins Its Own 273-Mile March

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 12:30
A unique alliance among tribes, ranchers, and other landowners in Nebraska regroups to resist fossil fuel development like the Keystone XL.
Categories: Ecological News

Ranchers and Tribes Unite Once Again to Fight the Keystone XL

Sat, 04/29/2017 - 12:30
As protestors gather for the People’s Climate March, an alliance between tribes and landowners in Nebraska regroups to shows what is needed to resist fossil fuel development.
Categories: Ecological News

Why You Should Be Saving Seeds (Even If You Don’t Have a Garden)

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 12:30
Watch this movie to get inspired about saving seeds. And then do it.
Categories: Ecological News

How the Ancient Art of Rhetoric Can Help Defend Science

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 12:30
Climate scientists are learning how to choose their words carefully in response to inaccurate but emotive imagery.
Categories: Ecological News

After the March for Science, Keep Moving

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 12:30
This weekend’s march is a start. A climate scientist urges us to follow through in our personal lives as well as in our community.
Categories: Ecological News

5 Old-Fashioned Ways to Predict the Weather

Mon, 04/17/2017 - 12:30
Have you noticed how nature gives its own subtle forecast clues?
Categories: Ecological News

The Key to Feeding the World? It’s Healthy Soil

Sat, 04/15/2017 - 12:30
Conventional farming practices that degrade soil health undermine humanity’s ability to continue feeding everyone over the long run.
Categories: Ecological News

How to Turn Neighborhoods Into Hubs of Resilience

Fri, 04/14/2017 - 12:30
Three places showing how to make the transition from domination and resource extraction to regeneration and interdependence.
Categories: Ecological News

Extractive Economy Jobs Are Not the Good Jobs Tribes Were Promised

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 12:30
After the construction phase of the Keystone XL, only 35 employees would be needed to operate the pipeline.
Categories: Ecological News

What Is It Like to Live Without Running Water? Detroit Families Know

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 12:30
A recent study predicts that in the next five years, more than one-third of Americans will not be able to afford their water.
Categories: Ecological News

Portland Public Schools First to Put Global Climate Justice in Classroom

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 12:30
Students learn about the front lines of global warming and how to be climate activists.
Categories: Ecological News

No Rural-Urban Divide Here: We All Want Good Jobs and Strong Local Economies

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 12:30
Local control is a foundational conservative principle—but progressives also embrace it.
Categories: Ecological News

Wildfires Are Essential: The Forest Service Embraces a Tribal Tradition

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 12:30
The Karuk were once denied the right to practice an ancient tradition. Now scientific and resource management circles are seeing the merits of controlled burning.
Categories: Ecological News

How to Keep Businesses (and Small Towns) Alive When Owners Retire

Wed, 03/29/2017 - 12:30
In Kansas, a new matchmaking service is helping transition small businesses to new hands. Could it be a model for the rest of rural America?
Categories: Ecological News

The West Coast Will Determine the Fate of the Fossil Fuel Industry

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:30
All along the Pacific Coast, environmentalists are gearing up for an epic fight.
Categories: Ecological News

ING Bank Just Divested Their DAPL Financing—We All Helped to Change Their Mind

Fri, 03/24/2017 - 12:30
Last month, bank officials met face to face with leaders of the Standing Rock Sioux, and this week they announced the bank had sold the loan at the request of tribal leaders.
Categories: Ecological News

A Small Act of Scientific Civil Disobedience

Mon, 03/13/2017 - 12:30
Big science publications put important peer-reviewed research behind expensive paywalls. But some scientists have found creative ways around them.
Categories: Ecological News

How Nature Makes Us Healthier and Happier

Mon, 03/13/2017 - 12:30
Over 100 studies have shown that being in nature—or even watching it in videos—benefits our brains, bodies, feelings, thought processes, and social interactions.
Categories: Ecological News

This Invention Lets Rural Hondurans Clean Their Water—And Own the Treatment Plants

Thu, 03/09/2017 - 13:30
What’s at stake in a world where science is marginalized? Programs like AguaClara, which offer sustainable, low-cost solutions to communities in need.
Categories: Ecological News

Water Is Life: The Story of Standing Rock Won’t Go Away

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 14:30
The Dakota Access pipeline is set and oil will flow. But this is not the only fight about water, and Standing Rock is only one chapter somewhere in the middle of a long story.
Categories: Ecological News