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The Environmental Impacts of the Clothing Industry

A Personal Project infographic created to raise awareness about the environmental impacts of the clothing industry.

Also! Here's what all those weird symbols on your beauty products actually mean.

Gonna save you so much time and money.

22 Amazing Motivational and Inspirational Quotes

22 Amazing Motivational and Inspirational Quotes - Death To Boredom

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Which Cruelty Free Bunny Logos Can We Trust?

Comparing PETA, Leaping Bunny, and Choose Cruelty Free (CCF) standards side-by-side.

This Is the Farthest Star Humans Have Ever Seen

This Is the Farthest Star Humans Have Ever Seen — National Geographic

The discovery could help astronomers better understand the evolution of the universe.

Beer, Drinking Water And Fish: Tiny Plastic Is Everywhere

Beer, Drinking Water And Fish: Tiny Plastic Is Everywhere — NPR

Plastic trash less than 5 millimeters long is in the things we eat and drink, and the air we breathe. Scientists are just beginning to study where it comes from and how it might affect our health.

These Are the 10 Most Endangered Rivers in the U.S.

These Are the 10 Most Endangered Rivers in the U.S. — National Geographic

America's waterways face renewed threats from industry-friendly environmental policies, a new report finds.

Why This Giant Crack Opened Up In Kenya

Why This Giant Crack Opened Up In Kenya

The region has yielded a trove of archaeological finds in the past and may border a new continent 50 million years in the future.

We asked 11 climate scientists where they'd live in the US to avoid future natural disasters — here’s what they said

Where to live to avoid natural disasters, according to climatologists — Business Insider

Waves crash over a house in Scituate, Massachusetts, during a storm on March 2, 2018. No city is entirely safe from natural disasters, but a some are better positioned to avoid them than others. We asked 12 climate scientists where they would consider living to avoid climate change. Cities like Portland, Tulsa, and Minneapolis ranked among the preferred locations. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. United Nations scientists predict that we have only a decade left to avoid…

A frightening new NASA study finds that sea levels are rising faster than we thought

A frightening new NASA study finds that sea levels are rising faster than we thought — Fast Company

Happy Friday? A recent study looked at 25 years of NASA and European satellite data and figured out that global sea levels aren’t just rising; they are rising dramatically. The study, “Climate-change–driven accelerated sea-level rise detected in the altimeter era,” published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences in February, shows that the ice in Greenland and Antarctica is melting so quickly that it has the potential to double the total sea level rise projected by…

Mapping the destruction of the California mudslides

Mapping the destruction of the Montecito mudslides — The Washington Post

More than an inch of rain fell within 15 minutes north of Montecito, an area recently ravaged by the Thomas Fire.

Apple says it’s now powered by 100 percent renewable energy worldwide

Apple says it’s now powered by 100 percent renewable energy worldwide — The Verge

But there’s a big catch

A new aurora has been discovered.

This Rare and Majestic Natural Phenomenon Is Named … ’Steve’

A new aurora has been discovered.

Kamala Harris: Trump Is Using This Pandemic To Help Corporate Polluters

Kamala Harris: Trump Is Using This Pandemic To Help Corporate Polluters — Refinery29

Earth Day was created 50 years ago to highlight the harm being done to our planet and to fight for a clean, healthy environment. Today, the success of our cause is more urgent than ever. In the midst of this deadly pandemic, the dangerous environmental policies coming out of Washington will cost lives. COVID-19 is a deadly illness that wreaks havoc on victims’ respiratory systems, but Donald Trump is continuing to prioritize the profits of corporate polluters over America’s public health. In