Climate Change

Connections: Discussing New York's Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act

New York State passed a climate action bill this week, much to the surprise of some advocates who had feared that it would stall. So what’s in it? Our...
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Fri, 06/21/2019 - 10:19am
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Connections: Author Gilbert Metcalf on his book, "Paying for Pollution"

A new book called “Paying for Pollution” makes the case for a carbon tax in America. Author Gilbert Metcalf is an internationally-recognized expert on...
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Wed, 06/12/2019 - 12:40pm
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Connections: How is New York State addressing climate change?

Governor Andrew Cuomo says a climate action bill is not among his priorities for the final days of the legislative session. And while some Democrats in...
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Wed, 06/05/2019 - 10:21am
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Connections: How plastic pollution is threatening the Great Lakes

Conversations about plastic pollution often center around their impact on the world’s oceans, but what’s happening in our own backyard? Plastics and...
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Mon, 04/22/2019 - 10:28am
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Warming climate poses threat to dairy industry

The global demand for milk and other dairy products is expected to increase more than 50 percent in the next 30 years, but climate change is threatening...
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Mon, 04/22/2019 - 8:08am
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Connections: Can American free enterprise solve climate change?

Can American free enterprise solve climate change? It's a question that will be addressed in an upcoming forum with former Republican Congressman Bob...
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Mon, 04/15/2019 - 10:21am
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Connections: Mary DeMocker on her book, “The Parents’ Guide to Climate Revolution"

Rochester native Mary DeMocker fell in love with nature as a young child, and now, she’s an author and climate activist. In her new book, “The Parents’...
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Thu, 04/04/2019 - 10:28am
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Connections: How to reduce the amount of trash heading to landfills

In recent weeks, we've heard from a number of listeners who say they are changing their personal habits in an effort to help combat climate change. Many...
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Fri, 03/29/2019 - 11:10am
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Connections: How local students are participating in "Fridays for Future"

Students from more than 100 countries are holding strikes, protests, and climate-change related events today as part of “Fridays for Future,” a movement...
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Fri, 03/15/2019 - 12:22pm
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Connections: Environmental activist and scientist Sandra Steingraber on environmental stewardship

We continue our series of conversations about statewide efforts to curb climate change. We be joined by Sandra Steingraber, a scientist, climate...
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Mon, 03/11/2019 - 11:37am
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