Posted inThis Is Not Cool

Video: ‘Disinformation ecosystem’ – in broader context beyond climate

This edition of Yale Climate Connections’ “This Is Not Cool” video explores the “disinformation ecosystem” in and beyond the issue of global climate change. “How did we get here?” independent videographer Peter Sinclair asks rhetorically at the start of the video. He points to Americans seeming to routinely disagree not solely on priorities, but also […]

Posted inEye on the Storm

March 2021 was eighth-warmest March on record, NOAA reports

March 2021 was the eighth-warmest March since global record-keeping began in 1880, 0.85 degrees Celsius (1.53°F) above the 20th-century average, NOAA’s National Centers for Environmental Information, NCEI, reported April 13. NASA also rated March 2021 as the eighth warmest March on record. While it was the eighth-warmest March since 1880, March 2021 was Earth’s coolest […]

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New York City group retrofits apartments without displacing residents

To meet New York City’s climate goals, tens of thousands of existing apartment buildings need to be retrofitted with new energy-efficient technologies. But it can be disruptive to make these improvements while people are living inside. Ryan Cassidy is with the nonprofit Riseboro Community Partnership, which owns and manages affordable housing developments in the city. […]