Impact 50 List — Investors Seeking Profit — And Pushing Change

To com­pile The Impact 50 list of the most notable impact investors, Forbes iden­ti­fied pri­mar­i­ly U.S.-based indi­vid­u­als invest­ing in ven­tures striv­ing to have a pos­i­tive social or envi­ron­men­tal impact both domes­ti­cal­ly and […]

Milne Ice Shelf: Satellites capture Arctic ice split

The Plan­et Earth-obser­­va­­tion com­pa­ny has just released new imagery of the bro­ken Milne Ice Shelf in the Arc­tic. Locat­ed on the north­ern mar­gin of Canada’s Ellesmere Island, the ice plat­form […]

Satellite Images: California Fires From Space

Since Aug. 15, hun­dreds of light­n­ing-sparked fires across Cal­i­for­nia have scorched an area about the size of Delaware. The Nation­al Ocean­ic and Atmos­pher­ic Admin­is­tra­tion’s GOES-West satel­lite cap­tured this image loop […]

Investing in Social Good Is Finally Becoming Profitable

Impact invest­ments, which aim to pro­mote a social good or pre­vent a social ill, have sig­nif­i­cant­ly out­per­formed tra­di­tion­al bets dur­ing the coro­n­avirus pan­dem­ic. And their returns are entic­ing hes­i­tant investors […]