'Not the greatest crisis': Trump's EPA pick downplays climate threat

Trump nominated EPA Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler last week to run the agency permanently, seeking a strong advocate for his pro-fossil fuels agenda – a choice that cheered business interests and drawn scorn from environmentalists. “I would not call it the greatest crisis,” Wheeler said at his confirmation hearing … [Read More...]

Brazil museum holds first exhibition since fire

Brazil’s historic National Museum on Wednesday displayed fossils discovered in the Antarctic at an off-site venue in its first exhibition since the Rio-based institution was gutted by fire last year. Among the fossils on display at a sister museum — the Palace of the House of Money — was a … [Read More...]

EarthFest 2019: Unusual plant-based foods to try

For the fourth time, EarthFest will be returning to Marina Barrage on Jan 20, 2019. With sustainability at its core, this eco festival aims to inspire a greener lifestyle through movements such as minimalism and plant-based living. Pop-ups will be aplenty at the bustling festival, including a range of plant… [Read More...]