Douglas is working hard just to keep up. His 15-year-old daughter can run a 5k almost twice as fast as he can, and his 13-year-old son is going to pass him on Nordic skis sometime this winter. One thing he really enjoys doing? Running Environmental Health Sciences.
The Keeling Curve Prize is a notable philanthropic competition in that it’s entirely about climate change. It also opts to give small amounts to multiple winners working in many fields instead of betting on one big idea.
Iranian regime's prosecutors have charged four conservationists with “sowing corruption on Earth", a crime that carries the death sentence in the Islamic Republic. The environmentalists were carrying out scientific monitoring of endangered species.