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Interact to see what 1,001 cities’ summers will be like by 2100
Use the Climate Cental interactive tool to see what 1,001 cities' summers will be like by 2100 if current emissions trends continue.
‘Unprecedented’ Canadian blazes are burning forests and making climate change worse
Large fires across Canada's Northwest Territories are releasing stored carbon into the atmosphere.
Sign the petition: Say NO to risky Arctic drilling
The U.S. government is starting to prepare a five-year program—spanning the years 2017 to 2022—that could open the Arctic Ocean to oil and gas drilling.
Sign the petition: Give Energy East a people’s intervention
The concern for climate change has been all but eliminated from consideration in deciding the fate of projects such as the Energy East pipeline.
Beef prices are soaring in the US, and climate change may be to blame
A prolonged drought in the southern Great Plains region of the US has plummeted the nation’s cattle supply to a six-decade low.
Protesters march on Washington, DC to oppose fracked gas exports
Hundreds gathered in Washington, DC on Sunday to speak out against the Cove Point facility, which will spur fracking and contribute to climate change.
New US-China climate deal fuels hopes of bolder international agreements
The world’s two largest emitters of dangerous carbon pollution are committing to reduce their emissions and work more closely to fight climate change.
US lawmakers are trying to overturn ban on foreign coal financing
A new proposal circulating Congress would permit a little-know federal agency to lend billions to dirty energy projects.
Tell Congress to Expedite Renewable Energy
Sign the petition and add your name to the growing list of people telling Congress to expedite renewable energy.
Tell Lumber Liquidators: No tiger extinction for flooring
A shocking new report shows direct ties between Lumber Liquidators, organized crime, and the illegal logging of the habitat of the last 450 Siberian Tigers.
Join the People’s Climate March
To change everything, it takes everyone. In September, heads of state are going to New York City for a historic summit on climate change. With our future on the line, we will take a weekend and use it to bend the course of history.
Join the week of action to stop oil by rail
From July 6th to the 13th, rise with Lac-Megantic, Quebec and join the oil by rail week of action to send the message: Keep the oil off the rails and In the ground!
CEO – of Cree, pioneered the LED light bulb to compete with incandescent light bulb, “laying to rest” Edison’s invention.
Created the “Artificial Leaf”- a silicon wafer that imitates real leaves by creating energy from sunlight and water. When the you put the wafer in water, it splits the hydrogen and oxygen, and collects the hydrogen in a fuel cell.
Invented building and packaging material made of mycellium and cellulosic waste, could replace billions of hallons oil for foam products.
She rowed across the Pacific – raise awareness about ocean health. Won climate hero of the year 2009
Co-Founder, net technology to reuse nuclear waste as new fuel in next generation reactors. According to her talk, there is more then a 100 years worth of “free” energy by reusing stockpiles of dangerous nuclear waste. The by-produ...