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November 7th, 2013
It was a full house at Climate One for U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell.   From parks and energy exploration to Twinkies, horses and dogs, Jewell covered more...
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December 2nd, 2013
It’s been a busy year for power in California.   Following a leak in a steam tube that led to safety concerns, the troubled San Onofre nuclear power plant in Southern...
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November 19th, 2013
U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack and U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman spoke about all aspects of farming and commerce in America and around the world.   ...
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January 10th, 2014
It was a sunny, dry day in the middle of winter when two state senators and a newspaper reporter debated the future of water in California.   Following 2013, the state’s...
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January 30th, 2014
Who should take responsibility for reducing the amount of plastic debris that litters our cities, waterways and oceans? While many consumers have given up their plastic...
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February 7th, 2014
What are the issues that link the Latino community to the environmental movement? For many, it comes down to la familia. Latinos, who make up nearly 40 percent of California’...
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February 11th, 2014
Swelling sea levels used to be a concern associated with future generations and faraway lands. Then Superstorm Sandy poured the Atlantic Ocean into the New York subway. Here...
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March 6th, 2014
In a perfect world, prizes wouldn’t be given for environmental activism. So says the President of the Goldman Environmental Prize himself, John Goldman. And he seems...
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February 25th, 2014
“Cabbages and Condoms” – is it a successful restaurant in Thailand, or a family planning slogan? If you ask Malcolm Potts, it’s both. Potts, a professor of family planning...
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March 11th, 2014
From Egyptian irrigation systems to Roman aqueducts to the dikes and canals of The Netherlands, the world’s civilizations have long found innovative ways to harness and...
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February 19th, 2014
The United Nations Climate Change Conference in Warsaw, Poland last year achieved modest progress toward an international agreement on reducing carbon pollution. In 2015,...
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May 1st, 2014
  What’s really preventing us from enacting environmental change? Blame our brains, says Daniel Goleman, author of Ecological Intelligence. As he explains it, “The problem...
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April 1st, 2014
America is in the midst of a fracking boom. Most new oil and gas wells in this country are drilled using hydraulic fracturing, the injection of a cocktail of water and...
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April 3rd, 2014
Three years after Fukushima is nuclear power dead in the water? Or is it poised for revival due to the world’s desperate need for carbon-free energy? Every day the Fukushima...
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March 25th, 2014
Today’s teenagers, also known as Millenials or Generation Y, now have a new moniker: Greenagers. That’s because they are coming of age in an era plagued by the effects of...
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June 11th, 2014
Technology is everywhere – in our phones, in our cars and now, in our corn flakes. Biotechnology promises weed-resistant crops, bigger yields, more food for a growing...
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June 9th, 2014
Today’s two billion middle class consumers will more than double globally over the next two decades. Cities in China, India and other developing countries will be teeming...
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June 3rd, 2014
  Scientists around the world, most notably the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), have issued major reports this year with one core message:  Climate...
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June 11th, 2014
Some might see a room full of San Francisco activists as enemy territory for a Texas conservative. But at a recent Commonwealth Club event, Texas Governor Rick Perry...
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July 8th, 2014
A climate scientist, an economist and a politician walk into a bar, and…well, if you follow the news about climate change, you know it’s no laughing matter. But there were...

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