Climate change

Climate change: It's real, and our response will take two forms: slowing it down if we can ... and learning to live with the change we can't stop anymore. Watch these TED Talks for a primer on the issue of our times.

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Why has it been raining so hard? How climate change is causing heavier downpours

It's not just your imagination ... the world is actually getting wetter. That's because as temperatures rise, the atmosphere can hold -- and release -- more water. A look at the science behind heavy rains and how you can safeguard yourself from floods.
Posted Oct 2021

Here’s how your climate-related choices are contagious (in a good way!)

What's the key to inspiring positive action on climate change? Seeing and hearing about real solutions, says climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe PhD. Not only will you be more likely to act -- but more likely to support others who do.
Posted Sep 2021

From fake meat to cow burps: 5 ways to use seaweed to tackle climate change

From solar panels to electric vehicles, all sorts of exciting technologies are being used to address the climate crisis. But some solutions already exist in the natural world. Seaweed -- yes, seaweed -- could help us absorb carbon emissions, generate marine protein and replace petroleum-based products.
Posted Sep 2021
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