Climate Conversations S1E12: Divest Your Career

SPEAKER 1: This is Climate Conversations by ClimateX. SPEAKER 2: The pledge is a personal commitment for MIT students and alumni to say that they will consider criteria related to climate change and sustainability in their jobs, both when they’re making decisions about a new job and also within their existing careers in their companies […]

This University Just BANNED BEEF | Vegan News | LIVEKINDLY

– [Announcer] This week, vegan meat is launching in one of the world’s top beef-eating countries, Germany is closing its last 84 coal plants, fashion house Chanel paraded a gold hat made from pineapple leather, this university just flunked meat, and find out how Starbucks is upping its vegan options. All that and more on […]

Iowa City Update: Climate Crisis Declaration

The City updates its Climate Action goals. Learn how you can be a part of the effort. Plus, one less lane on this street will help create a safer travel experience. And finally, spread your wings for a celebration of this vibrant butterfly. We have these stories and more coming right up on Iowa City […]

Al Gore: The Case for Optimism on Climate Change (TED 2016)

I was excited to be a part of the “Dream” theme, and then I found out I’m leading off the “Nightmare?” section of it. (Laughter) And certainly there are things about the climate crisis that qualify. And I have some bad news, but I have a lot more good news. I’m going to propose three […]

From Niger to Kiribati, How We Are Adapting to Climate Change

I was born in the village of Garin Madougou in Niger. Those of us who live in rural areas, we rely on farming to feed our families. So if our crops aren’t growing, our minds are not quiet. I live in the village of Nabeina in Kiribati. The sea is steadily rising, it keeps washing […]

Renewables: The Next Australian Jobs Boom

Electricity is needed every day. To be able to see in the dark, to eat dinner, to travel to work, to actually do some work, and sometimes to just chill out. Today when we flick a switch, 85% of our electricity comes from burning fossil fuels such as COAL OIL and GAS. Coal has powered […]