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'Get Your Shit Together’: Millions of Genius Kids Are Saving the Damn Planet for You

They know their climate science and their economics — because they know their future depends on their knowing.
Alex Lubben
5 hours ago
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What Would Happen If Canada Treated Climate Crisis Like War

A future government could start new Crown corporations, sell climate bonds, or even conscript young people to plant a billion trees.
Sarah Berman
6 hours ago
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The Climate Movement Needs to Make Teens of Colour Feel More Welcome

When I joined the climate movement, I thought there would be swaths of students of colour like me. That wasn't the case.
Cynthia Leung
9 hours ago
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The Global Climate Strike Is Already Massive in the First Few Hours

Youth protesters incorporated Shawn Mendes, Lizzo and the 2004 Hillary Duff film “Raise Your Voice” into their strike signs as they thronged the streets
Tim Marcin
9 hours ago

This Is Exactly What Will Happen After the Last Fish in the Ocean Dies

The devastation of the vast majority of the world's marine life is much closer than we think.
Mike Pearl
11 hours ago

New, Dire Climate Models Say the Planet Warms Faster Than We Thought

Two new models say the Earth is even more sensitive to emissions than we thought, and humanity has to work even harder to meet Paris agreement targets.
Madeleine Gregory
a day ago
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North America Lost Nearly 30% of Its Birds In the Last 50 Years

The hidden crisis amounts to a loss of almost 3 billion birds since 1970 due to human activity and climate change, scientists say, and requires action.
Sarah Wells
a day ago

Asteroid Dust Could Help Cool the Climate, Scientists Say

A new study links an asteroid collision to a cooling period and a burst of biodiversity 466 million years ago, and suggests that asteroid dust could help the climate crisis today.
Becky Ferreira
2 days ago
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Greta Thunberg Can't Stop Roasting Congress

Celebrity teen climate activist Greta Thunberg had a message for U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday: Do better.
Morgan Baskin
2 days ago
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How to Force Your Employer to Help Save the Planet

Your company is probably contributing to climate change. Here's how to demand it do something about that.
Geoff Dembicki
2 days ago
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Stop Asking People of Colour to Get Arrested to Protest Climate Change

Extinction Rebellion is overwhelmingly shaped by the concerns, priorities, and ideas of middle-class white people. If it doesn't tackle white supremacy, it doesn't serve us.
Tatiana Garavito
Nathan Thanki
2 days ago
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Climate Change Could Erase Human History. These Archivists Are Trying to Save It

Climate change making the word hotter, more humid, and more stormy—all conditions that put sensitive paper archives at risk. This problem is forcing us to ask, which histories will we choose to remember?
Caroline Haskins
3 days ago