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Meet People and Make a Difference Through Citizen Science
Rewire

Meet People and Make a Difference Through Citizen Science

Posted: April 20, 2018

By Rachel Crowell Editor’s Note: This story is part of a partnership between Peril and Promise and Rewire. Are you passionate about the environment, public health or the natural wonders of the world? If you’re intrigued by the ...

4 Ways to Give Back to Your Community This Spring
Rewire

4 Ways to Give Back to Your Community This Spring

Posted: April 16, 2018

This story is part of our partnership between Peril and Promise and Rewire. By Elaine Thompson If you’re anything like me, you probably spent the winter cooped up indoors, feeling a little depressed. (If you’re exactly like me, you had ...

Climate Change and Our Waterways
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WCNY

Climate Change and Our Waterways

Premiered: March 19, 2018

From our partners at WCNY and SciTechNow: Most people assume the water they are drinking is safe and protected by government regulations. However, one community in Central New York is learning that even the most pristine of lakes can fall prey to ...

Ocean Acidification
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WEDU

Ocean Acidification

Premiered: January 5, 2018

From our partners at WEDU and SciTechNow: Scientists at Mote Marine Laboratories in Sarasota Florida are researching how we have altered the PH of oceans and estuaries. You’ll learn how CO2 in the atmosphere is endangering our ...

Who Cares Most About Climate Change?
Rewire

Who Cares Most About Climate Change?

Posted: March 15, 2018

Editor’s Note: This story is part of our partnership with Rewire. By Katie Moritz Do you lose sleep over the earth’s changing climate? While some people barely think about climate change—seven in 10 people never or rarely talk ...

Climate Change and Urban Renewal
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DPTV

Climate Change and Urban Renewal

Premiered: February 26, 2018

Flooding and severe storms are one of the biggest worries for municipalities throughout the U.S. as they prepare for the effects of climate change. In Detroit, getting ready for changing weather patterns has prompted a creative new way to use the ...

Upcycled Food Might Be the Future of Sustainability
Rewire

Upcycled Food Might Be the Future of Sustainability

Posted: March 12, 2018

Editor’s Note: This story is part of our partnership with Rewire. By Rachel Crowell Food waste is a big problem. Here in the U.S. alone, we’re throwing away an estimated $162 billion in food each year, and most of it isn’t even ...

How the Whitney Museum protects its priceless art
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Original Series

How the Whitney Museum protects its priceless art

Premiered: February 14, 2018

Imagine huge pieces of mechanical equipment bobbing like corks in floodwater. That was the grim reality that the Whitney Museum of American Art faced after Superstorm Sandy ripped through lower Manhattan in 2012. The storm flooded the construction ...

Community Solutions to Climate Change
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KLRN

Community Solutions to Climate Change

Premiered: February 19, 2018

In San Antonio, Texas, climate change has made summers hotter and thunderstorms stronger. City and cultural leaders are taking a progressive stance in addressing the issue. This piece was produced by our partners at KLRN and SciTechNow.

How do we green America’s inner cities?
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Original Series

How do we green America’s inner cities?

Premiered: February 14, 2018

An innovative start-up is targeting a low-tech problem with high-tech solutions. With about 70% of New York City’s greenhouse gas emissions coming from its buildings, for Brooklyn native Donnel Baird the solution is simple: bring green power to ...