Best Environmental Fiction Movies Beyond Erin Brockovich

Planning on taking it easy this weekend? Does pizza and a movie sound like a perfect night, but you’re still unsure what to watch? Or maybe you want to try to watch something different but don’t know where to start? We got you. These environmental fiction movies are sure to scratch that itch. As climate […]

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The Economic Benefits of Solar Power

Fossil fuels (especially coal and natural gas) are still the largest source of energy in the United States. Together, they accounted for 59% of the total electricity generation in the country in 2020. The air pollution fossil fuels cause every year is aggravating climate change and endangering the health of millions of people. In 2018, […]

What’s That Really Big Bird I See? 6 Common Hawks, Vultures, & More

Have you ever watched a big bird passing overhead or perched on a post and wondered what kind of bird is that? We have, too. This guide will help you identify six different types of popular big birds. Next time you’re outdoors, you’ll be able to identify them with confidence. Black Vulture Recognizable characteristics Pay […]

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Cross-Laminated Timber: Why This Emerging Technology Is So Dangerous

The construction industry is one of the biggest polluters. They’re one of the largest producers of solid waste in the world. They contribute between 33% and 39% of all global greenhouse emissions. New materials and sustainable technologies are in high demand. One new possibility is mass timber or “cross-laminated timber” (CLT). But how much do […]

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What’s the Difference Between Climate Change Mitigation and Adaptation?

Climate change is one of the most urgent issues we face. It’s a complex problem involving science, economics, society, politics, morality, and ethics. It’s a problem that doesn’t only affect us here at home, but every individual across the globe. Climate change is also a problem without a quick or easy solution. It will take […]

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