Woman to spend month in bathtub to protest orca captivity
February 9, 2016, 9:21 a.m. by Michael d'Estries
New Zealand activist hopes the stunt raises awareness for the plight of Lolita, the world's loneliest orca.
Teens brave the Arctic to convince world leaders to put kids first
December 11, 2015, 4:34 p.m. by Enrique Gili
A Norwegian TV show chronicles the efforts of 4 teens to raise awareness of climate change.
Mark Zuckerberg pledges 99% of Facebook shares to charity
December 1, 2015, 8:53 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
In a touching letter to their new daughter, Mark and his wife Priscilla Chan promise to do their part to 'advance human potential.'
The clean energy breakthroughs that Silicon Valley billionaires are betting on
November 30, 2015, 4 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg and other billionaires have announced a new private coalition to help fund development of nascent sustainable technologies.
'Racing Extinction' sounds the alarm on Earth's disappearing species
November 30, 2015, 8:55 a.m. by Gerri Miller
Filmmakers behind 'The Cove' turn spotlight on habitat loss and the role of humans.
Jesse Eisenberg explains why his family celebrates 'Thanksliving'
November 16, 2015, 9:58 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
'Batman v Superman' star says his Thanksgiving tradition is all about respect for animals.
Have you met ROTUS? She's breaking down barriers at the White House
November 5, 2015, 7:12 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
Leah Katz-Hernandez is the first deaf American to hold the position of White House receptionist.
Rap star Nelly has been quietly sending 2 kids to college every year for a decade
November 4, 2015, 10:18 a.m. by Jenn Savedge
Nelly sees education as the solution to the issues facing today's black youth.