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Rainn Wilson to Host New Climate Change Series

Rainn Wilson to Host New Climate Change Series

Emmy-nominated vegan actor and comedian Rainn Wilson is hosting a new documentary series on climate change and the environment. In "An Idiot's Guide to Climate Change," the star of "The Office" (2005 - 2013) learns...
Greta Thunberg Is Donating a €1 Million Award to Climate Charities

Greta Thunberg Is Donating a €1 Million Award to Climate Charities

Greta Thunberg is the recipient of an award for her work in environmental activism. The 17-year-old activist quickly announced that she would donate all €1 million of her prize money to climate charities. Thunberg won...
Greta Thunberg Inspires Kids to Teach Their Parents About Recycling

Greta Thunberg Inspires Kids to Teach Their Parents About Recycling

Teenage environmentalist Greta Thunberg is inspiring children to teach their parents about good recycling practices. According to a new poll by the Metal Packaging Manufacturers Association (MPMA)—which surveyed 2,000 parents of school children—nearly half of...
Scientists Name New Spider Species After Greta Thunberg

Scientists Name New Spider Species After Greta Thunberg

Scientists just named a new spider species after teenage environmentalist Greta Thunberg. Peter Jäger, Head of Arachnology at the Senckenberg Research Institute and Natural History Museum in Frankfurt, discovered a new genus of Madagascan huntsman...
Greta Thunberg Stars In Climate-Focused Pearl Jam Music Video

Greta Thunberg Stars In Climate-Focused Pearl Jam Music Video

Seventeen-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg appears in Pearl Jam's latest music video. The American rock band's video for "Retrograde," taken from their new album "Gigaton," premiered on May 14 and stars Thunberg as a fortune...
Greta Thunberg’s New Ad Exposes a Terrifying Climate Reality

Greta Thunberg’s New Ad Exposes a Terrifying Climate Reality

"Our house is on fire," and since August 2018, when Greta Thunberg first protested outside Swedish parliament for more action on climate change, the teen activist has asked—no, demanded—that we react. As the world grapples...
Greta Thunberg Is TIME's Person of the Year

Greta Thunberg Is TIME’s Person of the Year

Vegan climate change activist Greta Thunberg was named TIME's 2019 Person of the Year. “We can’t just continue living as if there was no tomorrow, because there is a tomorrow,” she told TIME. “That is...

The Top 11 Plant-Based News Stories for November

November has come and gone away. Now that we're in the last month of the year (already??), it's time to look back at the top plant-based news stories from November. Wu-Tang Clan frontman RZA...
Greta Thunberg Promotes Veganism to 4 Million 'Ellen' Viewers

Greta Thunberg Promotes Veganism to 4 Million Ellen Viewers

Swedish climate activist Greta Thunberg appeared on the "Ellen Show" last Friday. Thunberg discussed Trump and the need to think differently about the ongoing climate crisis. The 16-year-old activist said that she has made several...
Robbie Williams Condemns Critics for Attacking Greta Thunberg

Robbie Williams Condemns Critics for Attacking Greta Thunberg

British musician Robbie Williams has condemned Greta Thunberg's critics for attacking her personally. The best-selling singer-songwriter defended teenage environmentalist Thunberg and said that people should "let her be." Thunberg has become synonymous with the fight against...
This Greta Thunberg Ice Sculpture Is Melting (Like All Of the Glaciers)

This Greta Thunberg Ice Sculpture Is Melting (Like All Of the Glaciers)

A Greta Thunberg ice sculpture melted alongside the world's glaciers. The frozen statue illustrates the ongoing global destruction of sea ice and frozen glaciers by global warming. Alissa Khan-Whelan, Chris Godfrey, and CJ Brown erected...
Greta Thunberg and Esther ‘the Wonder Pig’ Team Up to Save the World

Greta Thunberg and Esther ‘the Wonder Pig’ Team Up to Save the World

Greta Thunberg has met with many high-profile names. The vegan activist recently connected with Barack Obama, Arnold Schwarzenegger, and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to raise awareness about climate change. But her latest BFF isn't a politician....
Greta Thunberg Just Sued 5 Countries Destroying the Planet

Greta Thunberg Just Sued 5 Countries Destroying the Planet

Greta Thunberg and 15 other young people are suing five of the world's biggest greenhouse gas polluters. Thunberg and teenagers hailing from 12 different countries filed a human rights complaint against nations on Monday for...
Greta Thunberg and Jaden Smith Urge New York Climate Strikers to ‘Heal the World’

Jaden Smith and Greta Thunberg Inspire Millions to ‘Heal the World’

Millions hit the streets recently to fight for the planet and demand more action is taken against the climate crisis. About 250,000 young people marched in New York City; among them was actor Jaden...

Who Is Greta Thunberg?

(Updated November 8, 2019) A year ago, the name Greta Thunberg was unknown. The words "climate change," however, were pretty familiar. They would conjure up images of icebergs, skinny polar bears, and Al Gore. They...

Greta Thunberg Brings Climate Activism to Trevor Noah on ‘The Daily Show’

Climate activist Greta Thunberg was a guest on last night's episode of "The Daily Show with Trevor Noah" to discuss climate change and how to fight it. The 16-year-old arrived in New York City in...
LUSH Is Shutting Down to Protest Climate Change With Greta Thunberg

LUSH Is Shutting Down to Protest Climate Change With Greta Thunberg

Lush is closing its doors to protest the climate crisis. The cruelty-free cosmetics company is joining forces with 16-year-old vegan environmental activist Greta Thunberg to rally for change. On September 20 in the U.S. and...
Greta Thunberg: Discussing Climate Change With Trump Is a Waste of Time

Greta Thunberg: Discussing Climate Change With Trump Is a Waste of Time

Sixteen-year-old Swedish climate activist and vegan Greta Thunberg said it would be a waste of time to speak to Donald Trump about climate change. The young environmentalist is on her way to the U.S. to...
Greta Thunberg Is Traveling to America in the Most Vegan Way Possible

Greta Thunberg Is Traveling to America in the Most Vegan Way Possible

Updated August 17, 2019. Greta Thunberg is traveling to America in the most vegan way possible. True to her message, the 16-year-old Swedish vegan environmentalist is boycotting carbon-heavy planes and hopping on board the Malizia...
Greta Thunberg is a Recording Artist Now

The 1975 and Greta Thunberg Are Making Music Together Now

Updated August 21, 2019 | Vegan environmental activist Greta Thunberg recently teamed up with English pop-rock band The 1975 to release a song. Thunberg recorded a spoken word essay for the band, which features on...

Greta Thunberg Inspires Millionaires to Fight Climate Change

Sixteen-year-old vegan climate activist Greta Thunberg inspired a group of wealthy investors and philanthropists to come together to fight climate change. Trevor Neilson, Rory Kennedy, and Aileen Getty joined forces to launch the Climate...