Climate Change

Connections: Katrina Korfmacher on her new book, "Bridging Silos"

How can different community and governmental entities work together to address environmental health and justice, especially in urban areas? It’s a...
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Thu, 09/26/2019 - 6:43am
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Connections: Youth climate leaders share their message

We sit down with local youth climate leaders who just returned from the climate strike in New York City and the Climate Solutions Summit at SUNY New...
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Tue, 09/24/2019 - 11:42am
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Students on 'climate strike' at the University of Rochester

The global climate strike, a worldwide event to bring awareness to climate change, was a focus at the University of Rochester on Friday. Students...
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Fri, 09/20/2019 - 1:49pm
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Connections: Discussing climate nihilism

Are you a climate nihilist? Author Jonathan Franzen wrote a piece for the New Yorker arguing that it’s time to spend more effort preparing for climate...
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Wed, 09/11/2019 - 11:36am
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Congressman Joe Morelle announces action on climate emergency resolution

Democratic Rep. Joe Morelle announced Wednesday that he is taking action on climate change. “There is no greater threat facing humanity, and there’s...
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Thu, 08/15/2019 - 6:59am
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County executive candidate presents climate and sustainability plan

Monroe County Clerk Adam Bello, a Democratic candidate for county executive, has announced a plan to combat climate change in the county. Bello said...
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Wed, 08/14/2019 - 6:39am
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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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