Environment Breaking news on the environment, climate change, pollution, and endangered species. Also featuring Climate Connections, a special series on climate change co-produced by NPR and National Geographic.

Environment

Even Spiders Know Everything's Bigger in Texas

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/14094404/14094376" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Colleges Create Eco-Friendly Dorms

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/14075155/14075104" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Cheesemakers Taste a Change in the Weather

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/13981929/14045490" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Spain Battles Devastating Vole Infestation

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/14060782/14060748" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Cacti Thrive in the Gap Between Summer and Fall

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/14052861/14052909" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

Brazil River Dispute Highlights Larger Issue

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/14004755/14016057" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The Energy Costs of Cooling and Heating a Home

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/13941744/13966235" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

As Alps Warm, Ice Melts and Mountains Crumble

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/13935545/13966234" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">