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The Battle For Water

In the 21st century, our water is becoming a commodity. Some want to profit from it and others are ready to go to war over it, but every form of life must have it. Who will control this source of life?

Bringing Back Desert Springs

Attuned to their arid land, the Hopi raised abundant crops for hundreds of years, stewarding the small springs they considered sacred. Now, 35 years after a massive coal mine began using their water, the springs are drying up.

When Youth Lead

Teens are uncovering the connections between health and the environment, discovering science as part of their lives, and taking action for their communities' health.

From Silent Spring To Scientific Revolution

Scientists are uncovering the precise choreography that brings a healthy creature into the world--and how these complex interactions can be destroyed by the chemicals we are unleashing

Mushroom Power

From the lowly fungus blooms recipes for healing, cleansing, and restoration

High-tech Goes Green

Work-related cancers and toxic emissions have eroded the high-tech industry's clean reputation. New European Union rules banning heavy metals and requiring manufacturers to take back discarded computers could set a new global standard

Health Hunger And Hunting

When Jim Minick learned of the human and environmental costs of eating meat, he became a vegetarian. But he had a tough choice to make when he saw what was becoming of his blueberries

Restoring Nature, Restoring Yourself

Given months to live and told to find a hobby, a disabled Vietnam veteran turned to restoring the polluted creek behind his house. The effort saved his life.