The Earth’s heat could provide power to homes and businesses on a global scale, but it’s only barely been tapped. Indonesia is trying to change that.…Read More
In the first of a three management plans to be released in 2015, the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) in Colorado missed a great opportunity to protect some of Colorado’s most treasured landscapes—including the Dolores River, lands surrounding Mesa Verde National Park and recreation hub
NASA’s Big Picture on Climate Change
When you hear “NASA”, what comes to mind? Maybe you think of the International Space Station, the Mars Curiosity rover, or the Hubble Space Telescope. These high-profile projects are all important, but they represent only a fraction of the US space program.
Because of its unique “big picture” view of our planet, NASA is undertaking extensive research on climate change too.…Read More
Teens Lead on Climate
Guest post by Katherine Frazier-Archila of the Alliance for Climate Education
When did you first begin to care about the environment? Do you remember what inspired you?
Today we face our greatest challenge as a world in addressing climate change. However, there’s a hopeful sign: recent polls have shown that young people, those who have the most at stake, are committed to lowering our carbon footprint and working for a fossil fuel-free future. That’s where the Alliance for Climate Education (ACE) comes in.…Read More
Some enterprising Americans burn kernels to keep warm in winter, but there’s a reason the green heating concept hasn’t taken off.…Read More