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Al Roker takes us back to “The Storm of the Century”
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Al Roker takes us back to “The Storm of the Century”

Premiered: April 15, 2019

With hurricane season fast approaching, AccuWeather has the forecast for this coming summer. The Today Show’s Al Roker takes us back to a hurricane of epic proportions with “The Storm of the Century,” and weighs in on what climate change ...

How The Ozone Hole Can Help Us Communicate Climate Change
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How The Ozone Hole Can Help Us Communicate Climate Change

Posted: April 15, 2019

https://youtu.be/k505Hx2KNf8 BY: Katie Moritz Editor’s Note: This story is part of a partnership between Peril and Promise and Rewire. The year was 1987. A hole in the ozone layer was opening over Antarctica, and a young scientist ...

Why Is Climate Change Costing the Air Force Billions?
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Why Is Climate Change Costing the Air Force Billions?

Posted: April 12, 2019

BY: Molly Taft Greg Brudnicki, mayor of Panama City, Florida, has lived in the community for 55 years and said he has never seen a storm like Hurricane Michael. The cyclone barreled through the Florida panhandle in October, flattening beach ...

Why We Need to Stop Thinking of Our Clothing as Disposable
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Why We Need to Stop Thinking of Our Clothing as Disposable

Posted: April 10, 2019

BY: Dana Halferty Editor’s Note: This story is part of a partnership between Peril and Promise and Rewire. What do you do with clothes you can’t donate? Despite the fact that nearly 100 percent of textiles are ...

Youth Lobby Climate Day is taking place across the country
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Youth Lobby Climate Day is taking place across the country

Posted: April 9, 2019

BY: Marlene Cimons Lorenzo de Simone, 13, isn’t old enough to vote, but he’s old enough to lobby Massachusetts state lawmakers, seeking their support for a carbon pricing bill that would impose fees on fossil fuel companies. The Boston 8th ...

“Warnings from Antarctica” every Wednesday this April
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“Warnings from Antarctica” every Wednesday this April

Posted: April 1, 2019

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B_lRK6yu4mc As part of PBS NewsHour’s weekly Leading Edge science reporting on Wednesdays – correspondent William Brangham and producers Emily Carpeaux and Mike Fritz travel to Earth’s southernmost ...

How feasible is it to “climate-proof” lower Manhattan?
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How feasible is it to “climate-proof” lower Manhattan?

Premiered: March 20, 2019

Climate study show that by 2050, 37% of lower Manhattan will be at risk of storm surge. By 2100, it'll increase to 50% of the area. To fortify one of the financial capitals of the world, NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio wants to "climate-proof lower ...