You have to see these pigeons with tiny knapsacks. They’re air quality superheroes.

There’s a new flying weapon in the fight against air pollution. Not drones . Or satellites . But pigeons. Pigeons with itty-bittybackpacks . These winged heroes are part of the Pigeon Air Patrol. Pigeon Air Patrol is an alliance between tech company Plume Labs and marketing and technology agencyDigitasLBi. For three days in March, they’re…

Environmentalists call these 12 chemicals the Dirty Dozen. Here’s why.

You may have heard of the Dirty Dozen 12 chemicals that activists have identified as potentially harmful that we regularly come in linked with in our home, health, and beauty products. Over the past decade, a lot of science and research has gone into figuring out the long- and short-term health effects of products we…

What change can one person actually build in fighting climate change? More than you might suppose.

Hey! You!( yes that’s right, you ) You’re just like me a well-intentioned, well-informed, socially responsible, and ridiculously good-looking person who believes in a better world and is also completely and utterly overwhelmed by anything and everything relating to climate change and the environment. It’s cool. I get it. It’s easy to feel paralyzed when…