Eco Catholic: Trees are critical players in the integral ecology Pope Francis describes, but genetically engineered variations could pose new dangers.
GSR Preview: The sisters who teach at the Francisco Coll School know all too well the difficulties their students confront daily.
Eco Catholic: Environmental degradation is a social justice issue that cannot be ignored, say the heads of Faith in Public Life and Sierra Club.
Eco Catholic: Pope Francis one year ago called for dialogue about the state of "our common home." What's been the impact?
Eco Catholic: Ahead of the one-year anniversary of Laudato Si', parishes worldwide have worked to implement Pope Francis' environmental encyclical into programs.
Eco Catholic: Parish-level events, social media campaigns and an all-star webinar series mark the environmental document's publication one year ago.
Eco Catholic: Without recognizing the faces behind statistics, the pope said extreme poverty risks feeling natural and the hungry "turn into one more news story."
Preview: Old Fadama's famous Agbogbloshie electronic waste "dump" is where people break apart the world's e-waste and burn the parts down to salvageable metals.
GSR Preview: While many around the world may have already forgotten about the April 16 earthquake, the leadership of Ecuador's Catholic women religious has played an integral role in the country's recovery.
I just love that word “almanac.”
Whether it is the Farmer’s Almanac, which tells me when the next full moon will rise, or “The Writer’s Almanac with Garrison Keillor,” which sends a poem a day to my inbox, I just love almanacs. They say to me that all is right with the world -- or at least predictable.