October 16th, 2020
Will Joe Biden take bold action on climate if he becomes President? And what lessons can be drawn from the failure of Barack Obama and Joe Biden to get a national climate plan in...Read More
October 9th, 2020
Can a feminist renaissance save the climate?  A feminist approach to the climate conversation begins over a hundred and fifty years ago. That’s when a scientist named Eunice...Read More
October 2nd, 2020
Does the technology to stop the worst of climate change already exist – and if doesn’t, can we afford to wait for it?  “It's not very clear to me that with the technology that we...Read More
September 25th, 2020
Twenty years ago, Julia Roberts won an Oscar for her portrayal of maverick environmental activist Erin Brockovich in the biopic of the same name. The film depicted Brockovich’s...Read More
September 18th, 2020
The world economy is moving away from oil, and many world leaders think that transition needs to happen faster than the fossil fuel industry wants. But with extreme fires,...Read More
September 11th, 2020
“Wildfires have historically been a natural part of California's ecology,” says Wade Crowfoot, California’s Secretary of Natural Resources.  “Meaning we have wildfires every year...Read More
September 4th, 2020
Everyone uses fossil fuels every day. But for many communities of color, that industry is also a source of jobs, tax dollars, and cheap energy. “Who's going to come to a public...Read More
August 28th, 2020
Can art help us process our changing climate?  The story of climate change is typically told in the language of facts and figures, graphs and charts. But through dance, music,...Read More
August 21st, 2020
COVID-19 has disrupted every aspect of our lives and economy – perhaps none more than our food system. “Slightly more than 50% of our food dollars is spent out of the home,” says...Read More
August 14th, 2020
“We had one of the snowiest winters on record in Lincoln and Omaha,” reports Martha Shulski of the Nebraska Climate Office. She’s describing the weather conditions and events that...Read More