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$20 Billion Pension Fund Divests From Oil Companies For Contributing To Climate Change

A pension fund with $20 billion in holdings says it will sell its stake in major oil companies worldwide because their business models are in direct conflict with the goals set forth in the Paris climate agreement. According to EcoWatch, MP Pension, which is headquartered in Denmark, is immediately divesting from its investments in 10 […]

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Greta Thunberg Says ‘Haters’ Who Attack Her For Her Asperger’s Diagnosis Have ‘Nowhere Left To Go’

Climate activist Greta Thunberg is responding to right-wing criticism of her being on the autism spectrum by reminding those attacking her that they’re the ones who are jealous of what she calls her “superpower.” The Guardian reports: “Greta Thunberg has spoken about her Asperger’s syndrome diagnosis after she was criticized over the condition, saying it […]

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Non-Partisan Group Forming ‘Army Of Environmental Super Voters’ Expands To More States

Nathaniel Stinnett doesn’t think small when it comes to the environment, and he proved that in 2017 when he said he was going to build an “army of environmental super voters” that would rival the National Rifle Association (NRA) and help elect candidates who share his commitment to the planet. HuffPost reports that Stinnett’s Environmental […]

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Meadow Restoration Is Bringing Back Birds, Bees And Wildflowers

As our urban and agricultural lifestyles continue to expand, the loss of valuable meadows full of flowers has increased, resulting in plants that were once common becoming vulnerable to extinction. But that is starting to change as more landowners start restoring these beautiful fields. Seeing an open meadow may cause some to think that such […]

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Trump Administration fires Scientists For Reporting That His Water Plan Threatens Salmon And Whales

President Donald Trump responded to a scientific report warning that his water plan would threaten the existence of endangered salmon and killer whales by burying the report and firing the scientists. Seriously, this happened just last month. But it all started in October when Trump signed a memorandum to weaken environmental regulations that preserve the […]

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Majority Of Voters Support Holding Energy Companies Liable For Lying About Climate Change

A majority of American voters — 62 percent — say they think energy companies should be held liable for funding misinformation about climate change and the global climate crisis, according to a new poll from YouGov Blue. Specifically, those polled said they believe companies should be held financially liable “if it could be proven that […]

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Keep Your Eyes Out For Wonderful Wildlife Crossings As You Hit The Highways For Vacation

As Americans make travel plans and get out on the highways, they face many tedious hours in the car. However, watching the native wildlife and spotting wildflowers along the way can be a memorable and enjoyable part of your vacation. If you love our wildlife, you’ll also love spotting structures built with them in mind: […]

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