It's based on research and sharing information, not on more regulations.

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A sign encourages people in Simonga, Zambia, to get tested for HIV.

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The crested duck is host to a mutation that can be lethal.

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As flu season approaches each year, thousands line up to receive a vaccine—but many others don't.

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Editor's note: September 3 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the signing of the Wilderness Act. To commemorate the anniversary, we asked a small group of Island Press authors to reflect on the influence of this law to date and how its role may or...

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This Friday, check out this selection from Mark Jerome Walters' Seven Modern Plagues. Since Walters first drew attention to these “ecodemics” in 2003...

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This Friday, check out this selection from Mark Jerome Walters' Seven Modern Plagues. Since Walters first drew attention to these “ecodemics” in 2003...

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