‘Earth is dying’: On Earth Day, Wisconsin students call for climate action

For youth concerned with climate change, it’s easy to see cause for concern. “If people still believe this is a hoax, I’m like, ‘Come on — it’s April and it snowed yesterday, today it’s stormy, tomorrow it should be like 78,’” says Tamaya Travis, senior at East Madison High School. “Yeah, we live in the … Read more

Is climate change making my allergies worse? | lifestyle

Dear EarthTalk: Could climate change really make my allergies worse? L. Pulaski, New Bern, NC Pollen may be an unfortunate contributor to ill health in the first place, but there are signs that the annoyance is about to get worse. Warm weather contributes to an increase in pollen count, and air pollution can concentrate it. … Read more