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Nature and Environment Articles

Explore how sustainability creates a connection between our communities and the natural world that sustains us.

Fossil Fuel Divestment Movement

By Amanda Sorell

Read these updates on fossil fuel divestment, the world’s largest lithium-ion battery, pandemic preparedness, and more.

Getting Through the Coronavirus Crisis

By Anna Twitto

The novel Coronavirus serves as another reminder why we should all implement some practical self-reliance measures in our households.

Compost as Solution to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

By Brian Frank

Composting sends food scraps to your composter rather than to a landfill, reducing the potent greenhouse gas methane and lowering carbon dioxide emissions related to fertilizer manufacturing.

Them That’s Doin: Bobcat’s Product Launch


Check out what MOTHER EARTH NEWS editors and readers have been enjoying lately, from apps and classes to tools and techniques.


10 Dreams for Future Farm Projects

By Joel Salatin

A farmer’s work is never finished! Joel envisions ambitious accomplishments for the years to come in these 10 dreams for future projects.

Photos from the Field: Nursery Features Colorful Succulents


For a chance to be featured in the next issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS, join our community Flickr photo group and share your photos of the magazine’s topics.

Lambing Season and Livestock Guardian Puppies

By Oscar H. Will III

The Editorial Director of MOTHER EARTH NEWS marks the season by anticipating new life as lambing season aligns with a litter of livestock guardian puppies.

Landscaping Inspiration from Public Gardens

By Carole Coates

Do you need some inspiration your landscaping plans? Look no further than public gardens, either near home or when traveling.

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