California's housing crisis
For these Californians, "home" is a 32-square-foot pod, an RV or a car. In the wealthiest state of the U.S., now under mandatory stay-at-home restrictions, the housing crisis has left many behind...
How to use masks in a more eco-friendly way
Face masks protect us, but they can also harm the environment depending on how we use them. These two researchers told us how to be more eco-friendly about it.
Spending a night in a forest to observe the deer’s slab
What’s that surprising sound coming from the forests each year, between September and October? It’s the deer’s slab. Brut nature followed wildlife photographer Jérémie Villet into a forest to understand this phenomenon.
These flowers rise from the ashes
These very rare flowers bloom only after a wildfire. And exist only in California. They are called fire poppies. 🔥
Jon Stewart Pleads Congress to Aid 9/11 First Responders
"Behind me, a filled room of 9/11 first responders — and in front of me, a nearly empty Congress." Listen to Jon Stewart's emotional plea to Congress — begging them to reauthorize funding for 9/11 first responders. 👇
Helping domestic violence survivors move for free
"As a man, I wanted to be part of the solution." This Canadian non-profit is giving domestic abuse survivors a new lease on life by helping them move for free...
Trade your guns for trumpets: a New Orleans musician's initiative
Bring a gun ... get a trumpet. This is the unusual exchange New Orleans trumpeter Shamarr Allen is offering local kids, and it's working...
Remembering 9/11 with a First Responder
This firefighter's life changed forever when he arrived at Ground Zero just after the South Tower collapsed. Here, Richard Alles discusses what he saw on 9/11.
Svartifoss Waterfall, a stunning place in South Iceland
It may not be the largest, nor the most powerful, but with its black basalt columns and astonishing setting, Svartifoss may just be one of the most amazing waterfalls in Iceland.
SUVs are a major source of pollution
More than half of all cars sold across the world are SUVs. Here's why it's bad new for the environment.