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Climate Connections

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Rank #66 in Natural Sciences category

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Natural Sciences
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How is global warming shaping our lives? And what can we do about it? We connect the dots, from fossil fuels to extreme weather, clean energy to public health, and more. Join Dr. Anthony Leiserowitz of Yale University for a daily 90-second podcast about climate change, where we confront reality and share inspiring stories of hope.

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How is global warming shaping our lives? And what can we do about it? We connect the dots, from fossil fuels to extreme weather, clean energy to public health, and more. Join Dr. Anthony Leiserowitz of Yale University for a daily 90-second podcast about climate change, where we confront reality and share inspiring stories of hope.

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Longer?

By gbaptista - Feb 03 2018
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I wish they can do it a little bit longer. Great topics!

Informative

By lingua203 - Jul 02 2015
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It's short, it's sweet and it gives a lot of information!

iTunes Ratings

53 Ratings
Average Ratings
39
5
2
2
5

Longer?

By gbaptista - Feb 03 2018
Read more
I wish they can do it a little bit longer. Great topics!

Informative

By lingua203 - Jul 02 2015
Read more
It's short, it's sweet and it gives a lot of information!
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Climate Connections

Updated 4 days ago

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How is global warming shaping our lives? And what can we do about it? We connect the dots, from fossil fuels to extreme weather, clean energy to public health, and more. Join Dr. Anthony Leiserowitz of Yale University for a daily 90-second podcast about climate change, where we confront reality and share inspiring stories of hope.

Rank #1: Farmers turn degraded land into green pasture

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They’d been told their land was unsuitable for agriculture. Learn more at https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/

Nov 08 2019

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Rank #2: How batteries in electric school buses could feed the grid

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During the summer, idle school buses could be put to work in energy storage. Learn more at https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/

Nov 06 2019

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Rank #3: Algae could provide climate-friendly food and fuel

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The newest farm bill offers support for algae growers. Learn more at https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/

Sep 02 2019

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Rank #4: Climate change linked to huge health costs

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Just 10 extreme events in 2012 cost $1.6 billion in healthcare and lost wages, according to the NRDC. Learn more at https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/

Nov 07 2019

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Rank #5: Climate-friendly buildings can improve your health

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Well-sealed buildings with natural light bolster health, performance, and profitability. Learn more at https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/

Sep 03 2019

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Rank #6: ‘Dish Truck’ helps events reduce single-use plastic

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Founder Joey Diana Gates of Ithaca, New York, wanted to cut down on ‘mountains and mountains of garbage.’ Learn more at https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/

Nov 05 2019

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Rank #7: 9 states and D.C. work to cut pollution from transportation

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Almost 30% of U.S. carbon pollution comes from transportation. Learn more at https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/

Sep 17 2019

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Rank #8: Nonprofit helps research labs go green

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Cutting-edge science doesn’t need to come at the expense of the planet, according to My Green Lab. Learn more at https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/

Sep 16 2019

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Rank #9: Conservative says climate should be a priority

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He says it’s essential to protect future generations. Learn more at https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/

Aug 05 2019

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Rank #10: Climate change could undo progress in educating girls

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So it could be life-altering for girls around the world. Learn more at https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/

Oct 01 2019

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Rank #11: Offsets project funds local energy efficiency projects

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The program has paid for weatherization, energy-efficient heating systems, and other projects in the Finger Lakes region of New York. Learn more at https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/

Oct 10 2019

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Rank #12: As soils warm, microbes pump more CO2 into the air

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It’s a dangerous feedback loop. Learn more at https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/

Sep 26 2019

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Rank #13: Clean energy events bring together GOP and Dems

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At a time when bipartisan collaboration sometimes seems impossible. Learn more at https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/

Sep 23 2019

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Rank #14: Could we use sand or concrete as batteries?

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The low-cost materials could store energy generated by wind and solar farms. Learn more at http://www.yaleclimateconnections.org.

Jul 17 2019

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Rank #15: Farming a forest — and helping the climate

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Lincoln Smith’s forested designs provide food, shade, and carbon storage. Learn more at https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/

Jul 29 2019

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Rank #16: Tackling climate requires more than cutting carbon

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Effective climate action also addresses social and economic inequality, says ICLEI USA director Angie Fyfe. Learn more at https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/

Aug 29 2019

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Rank #17: How ‘resilience hubs’ could protect communities

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The rest of the year, the spaces could serve communities in other ways. Learn more at https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/

Aug 02 2019

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Rank #18: A surprisingly cost-effective zero-energy house

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The Connecticut bungalow shows that climate-friendly construction doesn’t require a bigger budget.  Learn more at http://www.yaleclimateconnections.org.

Jul 19 2019

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Rank #19: A pollution source that deserves more attention

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‘We haven’t done very much yet to address that large bucket of emissions.’ Learn more at https://www.yaleclimateconnections.org/

Oct 16 2019

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Rank #20: Nonprofit builds an army of climate lobbyists

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Citizens’ Climate Lobby is teaching volunteers how to influence politicians. Learn more at http://www.yaleclimateconnections.org.

Jul 23 2019

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