ICANN56: Top Eco-Friendly Attractions in Helsinki, Finland

As one of the north Europe’s most vibrant cities, Helsinki, Finland, is a key destination for design, culture, research and education. It has also been ranked the most “livable city” in the world, and has a thriving technology community. This…

Weekly Earth News Round Up: June 27th

Climate Change Action Support High; Earth’s Mini-Moon; and Environmental Video Games for Kids The topic of planet earth is always top-of-mind in the media. Whether it’s coverage about Earth Day, new environmental legislation, or the latest…

Time for “Plan B” When it Comes to Climate Change

“Holding the increase in the global average temperature to well below 2° C above pre-industrial levels and to pursue efforts to limit the temperature increase to 1.5 °C above pre-industrial levels, recognizing that this would significantly…

Weekly Earth News Round Up: June 20th

Earth’s Carbon Dioxide Levels Highest; Hottest Month on Record; and First Mammalian Extinction Due to Climate Change The topic of planet earth is always top-of-mind in the media. Whether it’s coverage about Earth Day, new environmental…

Friday’s Food for Thought: Time to Listen to Mother Gaia?

In ancient Greek mythology, Gaia was an early Earth goddess, who was a great creator and giver of birth to our planet and the universe. Today, many people still view Gaia as the symbol of Mother Earth, and believe that we should take extra steps…

Smithsonian Earth Documents Nature's Most Fascinating Animals and Wildest Locations

It goes without saying that the Smithsonian is a storied institution that has played a key role in the education and research surrounding our beloved planet Earth. Since 1846, the organization, which is comprised of 19 museums and galleries,…

Weekly Earth News Round Up: June 13th

No Earth Landscape Untouched by Humans; a Mini Earth in Arizona; a Celebrity Helps Save Our Oceans The topic of planet earth is always top-of-mind in the media. Whether it’s coverage about Earth Day, new environmental legislation, or the…
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PODCAST: Sending a Climate Change Skeptic to Space

In the following podcast interview, Cam Walker of Friends of Earth Australia discusses a new PR campaign that aims to raise awareness about climate change, and how many political leaders fall into the “climate change denier” category. In…

Weekly Earth News Round Up: June 6th

Climate Change to Destroy Heritage Sites; Jeff Bezo’s Plan to Save Earth; and Big Data and the Environment The topic of planet earth is always top-of-mind in the media. Whether it’s coverage about Earth Day, new environmental legislation,…

Top 10 Fascinating Facts About The Summer Solstice

For many of us, the Summer Solstice is the greatest day of the year. It marks the beginning of summer and the longest day of the year, which can be a life-affirming event that brings back childhood memories of beach vacations, camping and more. The…