Photo: Didde Elnif


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Environment Articles

10 places to see before they disappear

by Morgane Croissant

This Texas city will run entirely on renewable energy by 2017

by Morgane Croissant

16 mind-blowing facts about African wildlife

by James Bailey

Peru’s gold miners are killing the Amazon

by Simeon Tegel

By 2030, we’ll need the equivalent of two planets…here’s why [PICS]

by Morgane Croissant

This is the last male northern white rhino left on Earth

by Morgane Croissant

20 epic Instagrams from last night’s northern lights spectacle

by Katie Scott Aiton

Massive storm destroys the nation of Vanuatu

by Morgane Croissant

Drone is able to explore largest cave in the world for the first time

by Matt Hershberger

The 11 cities that are helping to reduce climate change

by Migratory Man

Jaw-dropping aerial shots of Fiji’s Great Sea Reef

by Juergen and Stella Freund

Why every city in North America should be a little more like Vancouver

by Morgane Croissant

Gaia Eco-village: the world’s most sustainable community (photos)

by Kamilia Lahrichi

Paddling across the US for clean water

by Blaze Nowara

This is a huge grizzly, not some black bear

by Morgane Croissant

Either we stop ivory-funded terrorism or we witness the last days of elephants in the wild

by Rory Moulton

Nearly a billion monarch butterflies have vanished since 1990: Here’s what’s being done to save them

by Ailsa Ross

This is what’s beneath the most beautiful ice rink in the world [pics]

by Morgane Croissant
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