HOW DO WE MAKE BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS?

This lesson is part of our Climate 101 educational series for parents and K-12 educators. Homes are ideal places to start when it comes...

WORLD HEALTH LEADERS ARE CALLING FOR A GREEN RECOVERY FROM CORONAVIRUS

This story was originally published by the Guardian and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Doctors and medical...

 
 
 

HOW FAST WILL YOU NEED TO FLEE FROM THE HEAT? THERE'S A WORD FOR THAT

Ocean creatures are finding themselves in hot water as the world warms. To stay cool, they're relocating to deeper parts of the ocean,...

WE NEED MORE THAN A CORONAVIRUS LOCKDOWN TO SOLVE CLIMATE CHANGE

View the video in your browser We rigged up this bucket to show how 2020's carbon emissions can hang around for a long time. This story...

 
 
 

WHY ARE WE WAITING FOR BILLIONAIRES LIKE JEFF BEZOS TO SAVE US?

What if the government actually met society's needs? Instead of pulling out of the Paris climate agreement amid a planetary crisis...

Pennsylvania regulators promised to keep an eye on polluters during the pandemic. They're struggling

PENNSYLVANIA REGULATORS PROMISED TO KEEP AN EYE ON POLLUTERS DURING THE PANDEMIC. THEY'RE STRUGGLING

The Environmental Protection Agency announced in late March that it would substantially relax enforcement during the COVID-19 pandemic....

 
 
 

BIDET SALES ARE ON THE RISE. IS AMERICA READY?

This story was originally published by Mother Jones and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. At some point...

IT'S OFFICIAL: THE 2020 ATLANTIC HURRICANE SEASON IS GOING TO BE BAD

A hurricane is the last thing the country needs right now as tens of millions of Americans stay at home to protect themselves from...

 
 
 

CORONAVIRUS IS ACCELERATING THE RISE OF ALTERNATIVE MEAT

This story was originally published by Wired and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. As with toilet paper...

Why local food matters - especially during a pandemic

WHY LOCAL FOOD MATTERS - ESPECIALLY DURING A PANDEMIC

Hey there, A few years ago, our local land trust scraped together the money to buy 12 acres of a former berry farm in town, ensuring...

 
 
 
As ‘normal' crumbles, young people are turning their grief into action

AS ‘NORMAL' CRUMBLES, YOUNG PEOPLE ARE TURNING THEIR GRIEF INTO ACTION

The coronavirus pandemic is transforming our political reality and our lives. Unnerving images of hospitals overflowing with bodies,...

Forget planting trees. This company is funding 4 far-out carbon removal projects

FORGET PLANTING TREES. THIS COMPANY IS FUNDING 4 FAR-OUT CARBON REMOVAL PROJECTS

Last August, a San Francisco-based tech startup called Stripe made a bold climate promise. The company, which makes software that enables...

 
 
 
5 experts predict the future of renewable energy amid coronavirus

5 EXPERTS PREDICT THE FUTURE OF RENEWABLE ENERGY AMID CORONAVIRUS

Is it the best, or worst, of times for renewable energy? Under the shadow of COVID-19, it can be hard to discern the truth. Many experts...

MICROSOFT'S AMBITIOUS CLIMATE GOAL FORGETS ABOUT ITS OIL CONTRACTS

Earlier this year, Microsoft announced a bold new climate goal: By 2030, the company aims to be “carbon negative,” meaning it will...

 
 
 

WHAT'S THE MORE CLIMATE-CONSCIOUS DIET: PLANT-BASED OR PLACE-BASED?

Q. Dear Umbra, When it comes down to tangible impacts, which is more environmentally responsible: eating locally or eating plant-based? -...

Coronavirus is coming for wildland firefighters. They're not ready

CORONAVIRUS IS COMING FOR WILDLAND FIREFIGHTERS. THEY'RE NOT READY

As you read this, thousands of wildland firefighters, the young men who protect property and ecosystems from burning to a crisp, are...

 
 
 
The key to a more equitable outdoors? Democracy

THE KEY TO A MORE EQUITABLE OUTDOORS? DEMOCRACY

As the weather begins to warm up (and especially after nearly two months of living under stay-at-home orders), everyone has been looking...

YOUR KID'S FIRST CAR JUST MIGHT BE ELECTRIC

Two decades from now, children born into a world shaped by COVID-19 will be coming of age, and while the pandemic's lasting imprint...

 
 
 
Ohio's governor listened to the science on coronavirus. Why not climate change?

OHIO'S GOVERNOR LISTENED TO THE SCIENCE ON CORONAVIRUS. WHY NOT CLIMATE CHANGE?

In his first State of the State address , a little over a year ago, Ohio Governor Mike DeWine took time out to recognize his “amazing”...

GOOD NEWS: AMERICANS CAN FREAK OUT ABOUT CORONAVIRUS AND CLIMATE CHANGE AT THE SAME TIME

Imagine that you've lost your job. (Since total unemployment claims skyrocketed to 36 million last week, you may not have to imagine.)...

 
 
 



Prince William reveals why his bad eyesight helped him beat anxiety

Prince William reveals why his bad eyesight helped him beat anxiety

PRINCE WILLIAM has admitted that his poor vision helped him beat anxiety when making speeches. Read more ...

Court Rejects Lawsuit Claiming Social Media Companies Suppress Conservative...

Court Rejects Lawsuit Claiming Social Media Companies Suppress Conservative Voices

The ruling arrives as President Trump has been accusing Twitter of silencing conservative voices after the social media company decided to fact-check his tweets on mail-in... Read more ...

Four more positive coronavirus tests in the Premier League across three clubs

Four more positive coronavirus tests in the Premier League across three clubs

Extensive testing is going on at Premier League clubs There have been four more positive coronavirus tests in the third round of testing in the Premier League , from a pool of... Read more ...

Donald Trump to sign executive order on social media companies

Donald Trump to sign executive order on social media companies

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Ron Smith dead aged 79: Aston Villa lead tributes to boss Dean's late father

Ron Smith dead aged 79: Aston Villa lead tributes to boss Dean's late father

ASTON VILLA have led tributes to manager Dean Smith's dad Ron after the lifelong fan died aged 79, four weeks after contracting coronavirus. Ron had dementia and was in a care... Read more ...

Chaotic videos show people looting a Minneapolis Target store amid a protest...

Chaotic videos show people looting a Minneapolis Target store amid a protest against the death of George Floyd

Videos shared on social media show people looting a Target store in Minneapolis amid protests against the death of George Floyd, who died after a police officer knelt on his... Read more ...

Watford captain Troy Deeney open to training return after positive...

Watford captain Troy Deeney open to training return after positive government talks

Watford captain Troy Deeney says he is open to returning to training after holding positive talks with the government's deputy chief medical officer. Read more ...

Terrace House Tokyo announces cancellation of Netflix series following death...

Terrace House Tokyo announces cancellation of Netflix series following death of Hana Kimura

Terrace House Tokyo announced its cancellation Wednesday following the recent death of cast member and Japane pro wrestler Hana Kimura at age 22. Read more ...

SpaceX's launch of NASA astronauts was scrubbed and rescheduled for Saturday...

SpaceX's launch of NASA astronauts was scrubbed and rescheduled for Saturday due to poor weather, just 17 minutes before liftoff

SpaceX and NASA were set to launch astronauts to the International Space Station on Wednesday. A successful launch would have resurrected human spaceflight in America after a... Read more ...

Liverpool will return to contact training THIS WEEK as Premier League...

Liverpool will return to contact training THIS WEEK as Premier League confirm vote

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