public opinion

A collage of words and phrases used in relation to climate change, including "global warming," "environment," and "fossil fuels."

"Climate Change" by (Kevin Smith/Flickr)

George Washington University
From "global warming" to "climate change" to "climate crisis," the terms that we use to refer to the worsening environment have political and social implications.
San Francisco sunset

San Francisco at sunset. (Vicki Deng/Reed College)

Planet Forward Senior Correspondent | Reed College
What will the world look like if science gets lost in the reds and blues when it is most needed? As politics and science stray from each other, scientists must inject themselves into the political conversation to save our planet.
The George Washington University
It’s a great thing when topics related to sustainability get attention on social media. But it’s important to know what you’re talking about.
The George Washington University
Where did your breakfast come from today? Take a look at what others think, and a few hard facts.
Video by Jenny Rabago and Asthaa Chaturvedi
Video by Jenny Rabago and Asthaa Chaturvedi
The George Washington University
Have you ever thought about what the world will look like in 2050?  One student team took to the streets of D.C. to find out what people think and if they're ready. 
The George Washington University
Climate change and other environmental issues have taken a major backseat in this election, even as extreme weather events like Hurricane Sandy propel them into the headlines. The candidates haven't made the environment a priority - but do voters?
Keep It Green
I take  the question of the energy and environmental future of our world to the street. Hear people's thoughts and ideas and comment in with your own!