environment

Paris Agreement is “first step” in addressing threat of climate change

Student Voice

Before I took a class on human impact on the environment, I would not have considered myself an environmentalist. Sure, our use of the environment was destroying the earth, but we wouldn’t see the consequences anytime soon, at least not here. Right? Continue reading

Environmental watchdog group monitors pollution in China

Video

In China, decades of rapid industrial growth have resulted in largely unrestricted environmental pollution affecting millions of people. Continue reading

Why does two degrees Celsius matter to climate change?

Video

At the climate talks in Paris this week, world leaders have a very specific goal: how to stop the Earth from warming by two degrees Celsius.
Continue reading

Beef industry looks to slim down its carbon footprint

Video

After facing significant public scrutiny in recent years, the beef industry is attempting to reduce its carbon footprint. Continue reading

World leaders meet to address climate change

Video

Talks began in Paris, France this week as leaders from more than 150 countries gathered to discuss how to reduce the effects of climate change. Continue reading

Submit Your Student Voice

NewsHour Extra will not use contact information for any purpose other than our own records. We do not share information with any other organization.