A scientist reflects on the potential harms of chasing whales with boats to try to get that perfect snapshot.
Viewpoints Archives - State of the Planet
People across the Pacific Islands are suffering from an alarming diabetes epidemic. To solve it, we must confront the legacies and remnants of colonialism.
The environmental tragedy does not stop even in the face of the pandemic. From January to April, over 1200 square kilometers of forest were wiped out.
A clean and healthy environment and environmental justice are necessities and not luxuries.
To achieve an equitable, sustainable culture and economy, we must combine efforts that liberate communities of color and liberate the planet.
The lack of a clear set rules for ecotourism means it’s often not as sustainable as it sounds.
Companies are seeking to press ahead with investments on community lands or even take advantage of the pandemic to avoid the usual authorization requirements.
During the pandemic and beyond, we should tap into the skills and knowledge of community members for our kids’ education and enrichment.
What happened in Michigan shines a light on our aging and failing infrastructure. The question remains, will we do something now to fix it?