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Gene That Allows Bacteria to Fight Off Last Resort Drug Found in U.S. for First Time, Underscoring the Need to Stop Antibiotic Misuse in Livestock

Today, news emerged that a gene which allows disease-causing bacteria to withstand colistin—an antibiotic used as a last-resort when all other antibiotics fail—was found in the United States for the first time. The problem gene was found both in E.

Action Plan to Fight Rising Heat Wave

By Dr. Dileep Mavalankar, Director, Indian Institute of Public Health, Gandhinaga

Latin America Green News: Climate Change Threatens Cabo Pulmo’s Corals And Central America’s Coffee, Chile’s Metro Goes Renewable

Latin America Green News is a selection of weekly news highlights about environmental and energy issues in Latin America.

To Protect Our Environment, We Must Also Protect Our Democracy

NRDC stands in unity with the NAACP to advance a shared vision of a more just and equitable society.

Atlantic Seismic: Whales for Oil

The hunt for oil under the Atlantic could cost us one of our great whale species.