The Problem with Hybrid Cars That No One Is Talking About
Hybrid cars are increasingly popular, as they will often save the driver a good bit of money in fuel costs. But there might be a hidden environmental impact to these popular vehicles.
7 Harmful Beauty Product Ingredients That You Should Swap Out
A study found there are as many as 126 potentially harmful ingredients in the average adult's daily beauty routine. From...
The Reader’s Digest Earth Day Quiz
Just how well do you know our planet? To mark Earth Day on April 22, put your knowledge of our...
The Rise in Adult-Onset Allergies is Nothing to Sneeze At
Studies show adult-onset allergies are on the rise, but why? Health experts weigh in on the latest theories.
Inside the Long Battle to Save B.C.’s Old-Growth Forests
More than 30 years ago, diverse groups joined to protect B.C.’s old-growth forests. What lessons do they have for today’s...
Why More People Need to Be Talking About How Palm Oil is Damaging the Environment
There are countless issues grabbing at headlines these days but the environmental crisis caused by rampant and unsustainable palm oil...
What Canada’s Ban on Single-Use Plastics Will Mean For Canadians—and the Environment
Canada's government plans to ban single-use plastics by the end of the year. We asked Robert Kitz, food industry...
Restarting Your Car Does Not Use More Fuel Than Idling—Here’s Why
The verdict is in! You’re actually wasting money by leaving that car idle.
America’s Presidential Election Will Decide the Fate of This Caribou Herd
If oil exploration begins in the Arctic Refuge after the fall election, it could threaten the caribou and the Gwich’in...
6 Bizarre Things That Happen When It’s About to Storm
Even when you can't find a weather report, nature gives its own signs that a downpour is on its way.
13 Tricks to Cut Down on Summer Utility Bills
Don't sweat it: Our money experts divulge their favourite strategies to save on summer utility bills.
The Cutest Baby Animals Born During the Pandemic
This is the type of news the world needs right now.
10 Healthy Eating Tips That Are Good For the Planet Too
From new superfoods to the one diet that really works, these healthy eating tips aren't just good for you, they're...
7 Organic Lawn Care Tips to Try This Year
This is the year to go au naturel—with your lawn care! It'll take a little work and patience, but you...
How COVID-19 Is Affecting the World’s Endangered Animals
Humans aren’t the only species we need to worry about right now.
What We Can Learn From the Most Eco-Friendly Countries on Earth
Canada has a long way to go to earn top marks from environmental experts, but a few smart initiatives can...
CSI: Whale Edition—Meet the Team Behind Canada’s Marine Life Necropsies
Stephen Raverty’s team of B.C. investigators reconstruct cetacean deaths— to prevent even more from happening.
13 “Eco-Friendly” Habits That Are Actually Worse for the Planet
We know you have the best interests of the planet at heart, but if you're not careful, you might be...
12 Things to Stop Buying That’ll Save You Tons of Cash
Cut these simple things out of your life and you'll be amazed at how much money you can save.
The Downside of Almond Milk People Aren’t Talking About
Almond milk is increasingly popular, but you'll want to read this before adding it to your next cup of coffee.
12 Tips for Canadians Travelling to East Africa for the First Time
Combining jaw-dropping scenery, fascinating cultures and exotic wildlife, East Africa has it all. This guide will help make your first...
7 Australian Animal Rescue Stories That Will Give You Hope
Yes, the news is really grim. But these stories just might restore your faith in humanity.
9 Reasons You Should Still Visit Australia
Australia is extraordinary at all times, but if you need some reasons why you should visit stat, we've got them.
What the Australian Bushfires Mean for the Rest of the World
As the continent's lands burn, it's not only Australians who are suffering.
7 Animals That May Be Extinct After the Australia Wildfires
The Australian bushfires have exacted an enormous, irreversible toll on the country's wildlife.