The latest from this author:
TikTok Challenge Inspires Global Trash Clean-Up
A viral TikTok video is inspiring young people around the world to pick up trash. Planet Home interviewed Daniel Toben to get his story.
How Amsterdam’s Economics Could Benefit the Planet
In economics, many discuss the externalities of producing and consuming. An externality is an unintended impact of an action and when discussed in a negative light, usually has to do with degrading the environment.
Smart Cities: The Green Future of City Life
Imagine a city of the future. Is it green? Completely self-sufficient? Those are no longer future possibilities, but instead are becoming a current reality. They are called smart cities. Smart cities are generally self-sufficient and designed in a way that maximizes efficiency and quality of life for their inhabitants. They are sustainable and built with […]
Mother Plants 2 Million Trees to Honor Son’s Final Wish
A young man's dying wish was to create a greener future. His mother made his dream come true, planting 2 million trees over 2 years.
Healthy Thanksgiving Recipes: Vegetarian, Vegan, and Gluten-Free Options
Have a healthy Thanksgiving meal with these vegan, vegetarian, and gluten-free options. Sides, mains, and desserts included!
Waste-Free Whoppers? Burger King is testing reusable packaging.
Burger King is testing reusable packaging in select locations – a good sign for the fast food industry's move towards eco-friendly solutions.
5 Delicious Fall Baking Recipes You Need to Try (Vegan-Friendly!)
Baking is the perfect cozy activity for this fall. Here are some delicious (vegan-friendly!) recipes you need to try.
Getting Wasted: How College Students Recycle at the University of Maryland
University recycling programs inspire students to make an impact. Hear from one student at the University of Maryland, College Park.
Building Sustainable Cities in the New Normal
Architects and city planners alike are turning towards regenerative urban design to create more sustainable, environmentally friendly cities.
Register Now: Bloomberg Green Festival, Sept. 14 – 18
In a time where it is easy to feel disconnected from the world around us, we can all take advantage of any opportunity to work towards a better future for our planet. Next week’s Bloomberg Green Festival from September 14th-18th will gather business leaders, artists, and scientists alike for innovative conversations around sustainability What To […]
What is a Circular Economy?
A circular economy aims to reduce waste, conserve natural resources, and increase efficiency.