831 Articles in Planet


It's Alive: This "Living Concrete" May Be The Future Of Green Buildings

Researchers in Colorado produced a concrete-like material from bacteria, sand, and a hydrogel.

Eliza Sullivan
a day ago

Making Marathons & Races More Green With Sustainable Hydration

Oakland is trialing a new way to make races free of plastic cups.

Eliza Sullivan
3 days ago

Last Year Was The Second Warmest Since 1880, According To NASA & NOAA

The National Center For Environmental Information released their Global Climate Report for 2019, and things seem to be heating up—literally.

Christina Coughlin
5 days ago

Taco Bell Gets Supremely Green With New Packaging Commitment

The brand will look toward the "Three R's" for inspiration with more reusable and recyclable packaging options.

Eliza Sullivan
January 10

Study Finds Slightly Stressed-Out Plants May Be More Nutritious

A recent study has found that plants with "injured" leaves often have higher antioxidant concentrations.

Eliza Sullivan
January 10

5 Pieces Of News That Show The Planet May Not Be Totally Doomed

Vogue ditches wasteful photoshoots, NYC school lunches get eco-makeovers, and more.

Emma Loewe
January 4

3 Ways To Help Save Wild Animals — No Matter Where You Live

Proof that our actions can help species around the world.

Heather White
December 28 2019

Want To Heal Your Gut? New Study Says Some Fresh Air Might Help

A new study has revealed none other than Mother Nature as a friend to the microbiome.

Sarah Regan
December 25 2019

The Shape Of Your Local Park May Affect Your Mortality, Study Finds

Research found oddly shaped parks resulted in a greater reduction in mortality risk for the residents who live nearby.

Sarah Regan
December 24 2019

The Reason You May Want To Cut Back On Sweets (That's Unrelated To Your Health)

"If we are serious about reducing our carbon footprints, then our diets must change."

Sarah Regan
December 20 2019

Time's Person Of The Year Proves That Age Is Just A Number

Time named their 2019 person of the year, and she's the youngest in the award's history.

Abby Moore
December 11 2019

Blue Bottle Is Attempting To Ditch Disposable Coffee Cups & It Could Be Huge

They're also planning to swap single-use bags for reusable containers for coffee beans.

Eliza Sullivan
December 10 2019