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UN’s #BeatPlasticPollution Tag Is the New Ice Bucket Challenge

UN’s #BeatPlasticPollution Tag Is the New Ice Bucket Challenge

In one of the coolest social media campaigns since the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, the United Nations launched a global challenge to #BeatPlasticPollution, the theme of World Environment Day on June 5. The movement encourages you to give up single-use plastics and replace them with reusable and sustainable alternatives. Participants are asked to announce their […]

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    France to Ban All New Development of Shale Oil and Gas

    France to Ban All New Development of Shale Oil and Gas

    By Andy Rowell There is a growing feeling within European capitals that a quiet, but deeply positive, revolution is happening under Emmanuel Macron in France. Macron’s opinion poll rating is high, especially boosted in how the young French president has reacted to Donald Trump on the international stage. On Friday, there was further evidence of […]

    Arnold Schwarzenegger: ‘One Man Will Not Stop Our Progress’

    Arnold Schwarzenegger: ‘One Man Will Not Stop Our Progress’

    Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has let the world know that Donald Trump does not represent America in his choice to drop out of the Paris climate agreement. Despite the president’s lack of support for the environment, the rest of America will continue to work towards a brighter and greener future, as Schwarzenegger makes clear […]

    Landmark Climate Change Conference Starts Today

    Landmark Climate Change Conference Starts Today

    [EcoWatch will be interviewing many of the speakers today at this event. Click here to watch our Facebook Live videos.] A landmark climate change conference starts today in Oberlin, Ohio. The conference will bringing together many of the world’s leading thinkers, political figures, economists, investors, philanthropists, business leaders, educators and public intellectuals to discuss the […]

    This Sunday David Letterman Returns to TV

    This Sunday David Letterman Returns to TV

    David Letterman is taking a break from retirement and is returning to TV to lend his voice to the important issues of climate change. Letterman will lend his wry humor and interview skills to National Geographic Channel’s Emmy-winning climate change documentary-series Years of Living Dangerously Sunday, Oct. 30, at 8 p.m. ET. It will be […]