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A disability should not be a death sentence during a natural disaster

I have the privilege of studying wildfires—but I often don't have the privilege of escaping them when it matters most.

Out of the airplane window I saw a smoke plume in the distance towering thousands of feet above the burning forest floor.

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Can marine protected areas reduce marine disease?

EHN talked to marine disease experts about the role of increasing ocean protection in combating rising disease rates.

Biden takes a run at America's glaring environmental problems. Can he succeed?

President Biden counts on a tenuous Congressional majority to dramatically alter environmental policy.

Paris climate agreement overlooks wood pellet loophole

"This rule that was designed to prevent you from counting carbon twice has effectively become a rule in which no carbon is counted at all."

Thirty years in the environmental audio trenches

Public radio's Living on Earth is entering its fourth decade with remarkable staying power.

Earth Day 2021: Looking back at an unprecedented year for the planet

As we honor Earth today, let's remember how much she's been through lately.

Earth Day: Amidst the greenwashing, it's still a good thing

When corporations tout their greenness and journalists get beaten senseless by lame ideas.

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