Climate Change

Climate change affects all of us and all the systems on planet Earth - from natural disasters to disrupted growing seasons, our changing climate is having widespread effects. Here are some ideas for how to deal with climate change, how to adapt and how to try and cut down on the change while we still can.

American University
Young activists took to the streets Washington, D.C., on Monday for the Our Generation, Our Choice day of action.
Senior Writer, Planet Forward
The GreenBiz VERGE event in San Jose, California, brought together a multidisciplinary community pursuing the next frontier of sustainability built upon converging technologies.
Planet Forward Intern/Marymount University
Killer fog sounds like a plot device from a Stephen King book. Sadly, it's all too real. 
Senior Writer, Planet Forward
In the battle against climate change, cities pose both the greatest challenge and opportunity. We look at three cities taking strong action to counter climate change.
Senior Writer, Planet Forward
Much of the limelight at Climate Week NYC late last month focused on the politics of climate change. But alongside the high profile event, several interesting reports were released, which should not go unnoticed.
Planet Forward, The George Washington University
The drought has become an increasingly important issue to Californians — and the country as a whole. Here are some of the innovative ways people are finding clean, potable water. 
Digital Media Producer, Planet Forward
On June 2, 2015, student leaders from across the country gathered at The White House to discuss climate change, share strategies and find ways to take action. Planet Forward's Devin Greene followed Ellie Davis to get the story. This report also was... Read More
Video by Sumner Byrne and Eric Osman
Video by Sumner Byrne and Eric Osman
The George Washington University
Hawaii is a great vacation spot - for now.
Gender, Poverty and Food: How Climate Makes It Worse
Planet Forward
The challenges of climate change can make what was already a tough situation for women famers worse.
Digital Media Producer, Planet Forward
Interstellar posed a lot of interesting questions, and it turns out some scientists take these questions as seriously as potheads do. What are some of the real threats to life on Earth? Where do we go when life here becomes unsustainable? What... Read More

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