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How We Can Save The Planet In 10 Years
July 18, 2019

Does The Green New Deal Have To Happen In 10 Years?

It’s going to take a massive national mobilization to tackle the climate crisis before it’s too late. Policy lead on the Green New Deal, Rhiana Gunn-Wright explains why it’s not only possible, but has a historical precedent.

 

Does The Green New Deal Have To Happen In 10 Years?

It’s going to take a massive national mobilization to tackle the climate crisis before it’s too late. Policy lead on the Green New Deal, Rhiana Gunn-Wright explains why it’s not only possible, but has a historical precedent.

 

Prime For The Planet
July 15, 2019

Prime For The Planet

Amazon is the most valuable public company in the world, but it’s been keeping its carbon footprint a secret. This Prime Day, a group of workers is trying to change that.

Prime For The Planet

Amazon is the most valuable public company in the world, but it’s been keeping its carbon footprint a secret. This Prime Day, a group of workers is trying to change that.

Future In The Forest
July 9, 2019

Future In The Forest

What happens if an entire generation leaves the forest behind? It could be a disaster for the environment. Rainforest Alliance is helping young people in Mexico’s Yucatan find a way to stay and protect the ecosystem.

Future In The Forest

What happens if an entire generation leaves the forest behind? It could be a disaster for the environment. Rainforest Alliance is helping young people in Mexico’s Yucatan find a way to stay and protect the ecosystem.

Appealing To Republicans
July 8, 2019

Rhiana Gunn-Wright, policy lead on the Green New Deal, addresses the myth that the plan must appeal to Republicans, and addresses comments made by Senator Diane Feinstein to young Sunrise Movement members who visited her office.

Rhiana Gunn-Wright, policy lead on the Green New Deal, addresses the myth that the plan must appeal to Republicans, and addresses comments made by Senator Diane Feinstein to young Sunrise Movement members who visited her office.

The Kids Are Not Alright
June 26, 2019

The Kids Are Not Alright

Young people have forced climate change to the top of the political agenda. Rhiana Gunn-Wright, the policy lead for the Green New Deal explains why they can’t be forced out of the room now.

Made in partnership with Sunrise Movement.

The Kids Are Not Alright

Young people have forced climate change to the top of the political agenda. Rhiana Gunn-Wright, the policy lead for the Green New Deal explains why they can’t be forced out of the room now.

Made in partnership with Sunrise Movement.

Exxon’s Car Of The Future
July 17, 2019

Exxon’s Car of the Future

One of the first modern electric cars wasn’t made by an auto-company. It was made by the oil industry. So why did they end up killing it off?

Exxon’s Car of the Future

One of the first modern electric cars wasn’t made by an auto-company. It was made by the oil industry. So why did they end up killing it off?

Trump Censors Science
June 20, 2019

Trump Censors Science

The Trump Administration is actively trying to get scientists to censor their reports, all to suit his political agenda.

Trump Censors Science

The Trump Administration is actively trying to get scientists to censor their reports, all to suit his political agenda.

Climate Mission Critical
June 13, 2019

Climate Mission Critical

America’s top military officials are warning of a major new threat on the horizon: climate change. 

Climate Mission Critical

America’s top military officials are warning of a major new threat on the horizon: climate change. 

Big Pollutions’s Lawyer
May 10, 2019

You may never have heard of Bill Wehrum, but he’s been put in charge of your air at the EPA. Once you learn who he is and about his conflicts of interest, you may want to change that.

You may never have heard of Bill Wehrum, but he’s been put in charge of your air at the EPA. Once you learn who he is and about his conflicts of interest, you may want to change that.

Sleeping Through Extinction
May 10, 2019

A new U.N. report says a million species are at risk of extinction. Where are the emergency meetings?

A new U.N. report says a million species are at risk of extinction. Where are the emergency meetings?

Toxic Chemical Floods
June 26, 2019

#ClimateFacts: Toxic Chemical Floods

2,500 toxic chemical sites across the U.S. are in imminent danger of spilling.

#ClimateFacts: Toxic Chemical Floods

2,500 toxic chemical sites across the U.S. are in imminent danger of spilling.

What Killed The Puffins?
June 18, 2019

What Killed The Puffins?

Thousands of puffins died all at once off the coast of Alaska. Now, scientists finally know the reason why.

What Killed The Puffins?

Thousands of puffins died all at once off the coast of Alaska. Now, scientists finally know the reason why.

The Hottest Place On Earth
June 17, 2019

The Hottest Place On Earth

330 million people are blistering under a 122 degree heatwave in India, and it won’t be the last one.

The Hottest Place On Earth

330 million people are blistering under a 122 degree heatwave in India, and it won’t be the last one.

Orangutan Extinction
June 7, 2019

Orangutan Extinction

If we don’t stop deforestation, orangutans could go extinct within the next ten years. Harrison Ford goes to Indonesia to learn what’s going on.

Orangutan Extinction

If we don’t stop deforestation, orangutans could go extinct within the next ten years. Harrison Ford goes to Indonesia to learn what’s going on.

Taking The Climate For Granted
May 22, 2019

Climate change isn’t all melting glaciers and warming weather. Here are six ways climate change will impact you that you may never have considered.

Climate change isn’t all melting glaciers and warming weather. Here are six ways climate change will impact you that you may never have considered.

Have A Climate Debate
June 25, 2019

Have A Climate Debate

The climate crisis poses an existential threat to the survival of the species…and it’s time we talked about it. What do you think?

Have A Climate Debate

The climate crisis poses an existential threat to the survival of the species…and it’s time we talked about it. What do you think?

What’s Your Climate Plan?
June 25, 2019

What’s Your Climate Plan?

Election season is heating up and so is the planet. That’s why it’s so important to ask every presidential candidate one fundamental question…

What’s Your Climate Plan?

Election season is heating up and so is the planet. That’s why it’s so important to ask every presidential candidate one fundamental question…

Jay Inslee’s Climate Plan
June 5, 2019

Jay Inslee calls himself the climate candidate for President, and he has just released a plan to tackle the crisis.

Jay Inslee calls himself the climate candidate for President, and he has just released a plan to tackle the crisis.

A Beto Climate Plan
May 30, 2019

Beto O’Rourke may be from a fossil fuel state, but that hasn’t stopped him from releasing a five trillion dollar plan to stop the climate crisis in its tracks. Do you think this plan has what it takes?

Beto O’Rourke may be from a fossil fuel state, but that hasn’t stopped him from releasing a five trillion dollar plan to stop the climate crisis in its tracks. Do you think this plan has what it takes?

This Land Is Our Land
May 8, 2019

What if we could put America’s public lands to work fighting climate change? Elizabeth Warren has released a plan to do just that, which is now being considered by a committee in congress. 

What if we could put America’s public lands to work fighting climate change? Elizabeth Warren has released a plan to do just that, which is now being considered by a committee in congress. 

David Letterman Goes To The Bank
May 20, 2019

David Letterman Goes to the Bank

Renewables are changing lives in rural India, as small businesses replace expensive, dirty, and unreliable diesel generators, with cheap, clean, sustainable solar energy. David Letterman visits one such business.

David Letterman Goes to the Bank

Renewables are changing lives in rural India, as small businesses replace expensive, dirty, and unreliable diesel generators, with cheap, clean, sustainable solar energy. David Letterman visits one such business.

Climate Wars: Yemen
April 29, 2019

Climate Wars: Yemen

What happens to a society when people start running out of water? New York Times reporter Thomas Friedman went to Yemen to find out.

Climate Wars: Yemen

What happens to a society when people start running out of water? New York Times reporter Thomas Friedman went to Yemen to find out.

Obama’s Big Solution
October 31, 2018

Obama’s Big Solution to Climate Change

We revisit our interview with Barack Obama from season 1 of Years of Living Dangerously in light of the environmental rollbacks enacted by the Trump administration. Thomas Friedman sat down with the then-President of the United States to discuss the world’s biggest problem, and the biggest way to solve it.

Obama’s Big Solution to Climate Change

We revisit our interview with Barack Obama from season 1 of Years of Living Dangerously in light of the environmental rollbacks enacted by the Trump administration. Thomas Friedman sat down with the then-President of the United States to discuss the world’s biggest problem, and the biggest way to solve it.

Safe Passage
October 25, 2018

Safe Passage

West Wing start Bradley Whitford returns to Washington to explore what it takes to get Republicans in Congress to care about climate change, and meets the inspiring citizens lobby to make it happen.

Safe Passage

West Wing start Bradley Whitford returns to Washington to explore what it takes to get Republicans in Congress to care about climate change, and meets the inspiring citizens lobby to make it happen.

The Battle in the Forest
February 14, 2018

Gisele Bündchen: The Battle in the Forest

Protecting the Amazon Rainforest is one of the most powerful tools we have in the fight against climate change. But after years of conservation success, deforestation is on the rise again in Brazil. Gisele Bündchen heads into the forest to learn what’s going on and how we can stop it.

Gisele Bündchen: The Battle in the Forest

Protecting the Amazon Rainforest is one of the most powerful tools we have in the fight against climate change. But after years of conservation success, deforestation is on the rise again in Brazil. Gisele Bündchen heads into the forest to learn what’s going on and how we can stop it.

The Need for EV Charging Stations
June 19, 2019

The Need for EV Charging Stations

The number of electric vehicles hitting the road in the next ten years is expected to increase dramatically. Where are all those EVs going to charge up?

The Need for EV Charging Stations

The number of electric vehicles hitting the road in the next ten years is expected to increase dramatically. Where are all those EVs going to charge up?

Climate Change Is Cooking Salmon in the Pacific Northwest
April 29, 2019

Climate Change Is Cooking Salmon in the Pacific Northwest

Meet a community that depends on salmon, and learn how their way of life is changing because of warming oceans.

Climate Change Is Cooking Salmon in the Pacific Northwest

Meet a community that depends on salmon, and learn how their way of life is changing because of warming oceans.

Colorado Climate, Jobs and Justice Town Hall
December 12, 2018

Colorado Climate, Jobs and Justice Town Hall

More than 250,000 people rallied for climate action, jobs and justice in more than 800 cities in over 90 countries on September 8, 2018. Denver, Colorado was one of those places.

Colorado Climate, Jobs and Justice Town Hall

More than 250,000 people rallied for climate action, jobs and justice in more than 800 cities in over 90 countries on September 8, 2018. Denver, Colorado was one of those places.

Texas Immigrant Detention Center Stifled by Pollution
December 12, 2018

Texas Immigrant Detention Center Stifled by Pollution

An immigrant detention center in Karnes City, Texas is the subject of dangerous air and water pollution.

Texas Immigrant Detention Center Stifled by Pollution

An immigrant detention center in Karnes City, Texas is the subject of dangerous air and water pollution.

The Nuclear Family
April 29, 2019

The Nuclear Family

Nuclear plants are closing across New England, so why are these environmentalists rallying to their defense? The Years Project partnered with Exelon to find out.

The Nuclear Family

Nuclear plants are closing across New England, so why are these environmentalists rallying to their defense? The Years Project partnered with Exelon to find out.

Three Mile Island
March 27, 2019

Three Mile Island

Three Mile Island was the worst nuclear disaster in American history, but everything you’ve heard about it could be wrong.

Forty years later, The YEARS Project has partnered with Exelon to take a look back.

Three Mile Island

Three Mile Island was the worst nuclear disaster in American history, but everything you’ve heard about it could be wrong.

Forty years later, The YEARS Project has partnered with Exelon to take a look back.

Rise: From One Island to Another
December 12, 2018

Rise: From One Island to Another

Watch this poetic expedition between two islanders, one from the Marshall Islands and one from Kalaallit Nunaat (Greenland), connecting their realities of melting glaciers and rising sea levels. Kathy Jetn̄il-Kijiner and Aka Niviâna use their poetry to showcase the linkages between their homelands in the face of climate change.

This is an invitation to take a few minutes to watch this film, unplug from your daily distractions, immerse yourself in the beauty of our shared home, and let the poetry heal.

Film made by Dan Lin for 350.org.

Rise: From One Island to Another

Watch this poetic expedition between two islanders, one from the Marshall Islands and one from Kalaallit Nunaat (Greenland), connecting their realities of melting glaciers and rising sea levels. Kathy Jetn̄il-Kijiner and Aka Niviâna use their poetry to showcase the linkages between their homelands in the face of climate change.

This is an invitation to take a few minutes to watch this film, unplug from your daily distractions, immerse yourself in the beauty of our shared home, and let the poetry heal.

Film made by Dan Lin for 350.org.

The town in Poland’s coal region uniting against coal
December 12, 2018

The town in Poland’s coal region uniting against coal

What would it take for a town of people outside the Polish coal city of Katowice to turn against the fuel that drove the economy, culture and prosperity of the region? Welcome to Imielin, the town fighting for their homes and livelihoods against coal development on the doorstep of the COP24 climate talks.

Video by Greenpeace International.

The town in Poland’s coal region uniting against coal

What would it take for a town of people outside the Polish coal city of Katowice to turn against the fuel that drove the economy, culture and prosperity of the region? Welcome to Imielin, the town fighting for their homes and livelihoods against coal development on the doorstep of the COP24 climate talks.

Video by Greenpeace International.

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Island Trees Have Nowhere to Run From Climate Change : “If these species are left to fend for themselves, climate change will eventually drive them extinct.” (Nexus Media)
The Future of Flight Is Electric: How technology could transform our trips in the skies and our life on the ground. (Nexus Media)
The Danger of Living in a Walkable Neighborhood: Cars love a walkable neighborhood just as much as people, and they are polluting the air, making pedestrians sick. (Nexus Media)

Hot news

Rolling Back Nuclear Safety: Regulators said this week that the country's aging fleet of nuclear power plants should have fewer safety inspections. (AP News)
Break Out The Popsicles: Two-thirds of the United States will experience sweltering temperatures this weekend as a heat wave sweeps across the country and some places will see highs of over 100 degrees F. (The Washington Post)
Call The Ski Resorts: A flurry of artificial snow dumped on Antarctica could help stop the collapse of the continent's ice sheet and potentially save coastal cities from disastrous sea level rise, new research suggests. (The Guardian)

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Climate Change Is Cooking Salmon in the Pacific Northwest
April 29, 2019

Climate Change Is Cooking Salmon in the Pacific Northwest

Meet a community that depends on salmon, and learn how their way of life is changing because of warming oceans.

Climate Change Is Cooking Salmon in the Pacific Northwest

Meet a community that depends on salmon, and learn how their way of life is changing because of warming oceans.

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Microbes: You Are What You Can’t See You Eat.

July 17, 2019
“Microbes make the world go around. Climate change is having a profound impact on them.’’

Is Climate Change Causing More Wars?

July 12, 2019
What is the evidence linking climate change to war? 

Chickens Connect to the Climate Crisis

July 11, 2019
“Chickens are one of the most abused animals on the planet.”

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