Joe Roman

Spring peeper

The health of wildlife is inseparable from our own: Joe Roman

We need to change how we relate to wildlife, putting their health, and our own, before commercial interests.

One rainy night early this spring, I heard the first frogs of the season—a single spring peeper near my home in northern Vermont, soon followed by a chorus of wood frogs.

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A new analysis shows a “crisis” of male reproductive health

Global average sperm count is declining at a quicker pace than previously known, chemical exposure is a suspected culprit.

WATCH: The latest evidence of widespread sperm count decline

WATCH: The latest evidence of widespread sperm count decline

"Pregnant women, and men planning to conceive a pregnancy, have a responsibility to protect the reproductive health of the offspring they are creating."

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Frequently asked questions on the new sperm count decline study

Sperm counts are declining everywhere — the implications are huge.

PFAS Testing

Investigation: PFAS on our shelves and in our bodies

Testing finds concerning chemicals in everything from sports bras to ketchup, including in brands labeled PFAS-free.

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LISTEN: Ashley James on protecting children from environmental exposures

We should “think of children not necessarily as a special sub-group or population, but as a life stage that everyone experiences.”