In Portland, Recovery Act funds are "laying the foundation for long-term economic, environmental, and community health."
As expectations for action in Copenhagen diminish, activists are raising their voices. Amy Goodman interviews Bill McKibben, co-founder and director of 350.org, and Australian scientist Tim Flannery, chair of the Copenhagen Climate Council and author of The Weather Makers.
From Mt. Everest to the Maldives, people worldwide are turning an arcane number into a movement for a stable climate. Bill McKibben asks: Will you join them?
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce's opposition to addressing climate change is making it very unpopular, even in corporate America.
When world leaders gather in Copenhagen, young people will be watching from the sidelines. However, don’t expect them to stay there for long.
The Bamboo Bike Studio in Brooklyn, New York, teaches students to build their own bamboo bicycles in one weekend. Workshop proceeds help finance bamboo bike factories in Ghana, Kenya, and Ecuador.
College students across the country are working to eject coal from their campuses and their communities.
Do you know what your pet is eating? How about a homegrown diet for your furry friend.