A “Living” Built Environment
by Jason F. McLennan
What if buildings, communities, and infrastructure projects were designed to be beautiful, socially just, and as gentle on the environment as plants are?
Public Attitudes, Knowledge, and Values Around the Climate
"The Energy Learning Curve", a Public Agenda poll, and additional polling data show America's changing attitude to climate action.
Climate Action
How to beat denial and rescue the planet.
10 Ways to Change Your Life
by Colin Beavan
"No Impact Man's" picks for getting started on a climate-friendly life.
FRESH :: Film Trailer
Given the environmental and health consequences of industrial agriculture, what would it look like if we re-invented our food system?
Homo Toxicus :: Film Trailer
How many toxins are in our bodies? Carole Poliquin investigates in this documentary.
Climate Hero Lorelei Scarbro
An Appalachian grandmother says no to coal, yes to wind power.
Climate Hero Sharon Hanshaw
by Kate Sheppard
Left homeless after Hurricane Katrina, she fights for communities that will suffer most from climate impacts.
Climate Hero Marcus Ryan
by Kate Sheppard
A former Obama campaigner helps neighbors find talented green workers to make their homes climate-friendly.
What's Your Connection to Mountaintop Removal?
Power plants across the country use coal from destroyed mountains. Search your zip code to meet the communities and landscapes to which you're connected.
Resource Guide for Climate Action
by Heather Purser
Movements and resources to save our climate now.
Discussion Guide: Climate Action
by Keeley Harding
Includes article summaries and questions to spark your discussion around the YES! Magazine Climate Action issue.
Scoring Transit and Walkability Scoring Transit and Walkability
by Brooke Jarvis
Walk Score, a website that ranks the walkability of neighborhoods, now includes public transit in its rankings. Realtors say a good Walk Score rating adds major value to property listings.
Military Leaders Call for Urgent Climate Action
by Brooke Jarvis
Climate change is teaching military leaders to think about security in a new way.
World’s Citizens to Politicians: Get Serious on Global Warming Now!
by Richard Sclove
A new worldwide poll on climate change reflects a global consensus for urgent action—and sets a precedent for deliberative democracy at the international level.