loader from loading.io

A third of U.S. adults are interested in cutting back on meat, report finds

Climate Connections

Release Date: 04/19/2024

Sunshades, vines, and trees can help keep playgrounds cool show art Sunshades, vines, and trees can help keep playgrounds cool

Climate Connections

A North Carolina State University research group designs play areas where kids can stay comfortable as temperatures rise. Learn more at 

info_outline
‘Not alone, but with others.’ Pastor helps faith leaders speak up on climate change show art ‘Not alone, but with others.’ Pastor helps faith leaders speak up on climate change

Climate Connections

Pastor Neddy Astudillo says many faith leaders feel called to do something about the crisis. Learn more at 

info_outline
Man converts his home to all-electric dream house show art Man converts his home to all-electric dream house

Climate Connections

Eric Laine once spent about $500 on propane in just one month. Now that’s a thing of the past. Learn more at 

info_outline
Florida school district offers kids a cleaner ride to school show art Florida school district offers kids a cleaner ride to school

Climate Connections

Miami-Dade County recently purchased 20 electric school buses and has committed to buying 80 more. Learn more at 

info_outline
The largely untapped energy source beneath our feet show art The largely untapped energy source beneath our feet

Climate Connections

Recent advances in technology could boost geothermal energy’s prospects. Learn more at 

info_outline
How Miami-Dade County is protecting public housing residents from dangerous heat waves show art How Miami-Dade County is protecting public housing residents from dangerous heat waves

Climate Connections

For one thing, the county installed 1,700 AC units in public housing last year. Learn more at 

info_outline
Biloxi, Mississippi, is losing a foot of salt marsh shoreline a year show art Biloxi, Mississippi, is losing a foot of salt marsh shoreline a year

Climate Connections

So Mississippi State University and Keesler Air Force Base are working on a project to shield a 2.5-mile stretch of the city from erosion. Learn more at 

info_outline
Storms, rising seas are growing threats to Portsmouth Village in North Carolina show art Storms, rising seas are growing threats to Portsmouth Village in North Carolina

Climate Connections

‘There can be standing water in the village nearly any day of the year.’ Learn more at 

info_outline
Estuaries provide more than a billion dollars in environmental benefits, research shows show art Estuaries provide more than a billion dollars in environmental benefits, research shows

Climate Connections

They serve as flood barriers and store climate-warming carbon pollution. Learn more at 

info_outline
West Virginia man works to boost solar industry in his home state show art West Virginia man works to boost solar industry in his home state

Climate Connections

Solar Holler founder Dan Conant wants to create new career paths for young West Virginians. Learn more at 

info_outline
 
More Episodes

Health and cost are the driving motivations, but plant-rich meals can also help the climate. Learn more at https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/