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Bring plates to the potluck.

Seeing disposable plates at a casual high school event may not be something we’d think twice about. But a glimpse at the reuse culture in...

Feb 27, 2020 Blog Post

Our new factsheet, Banning Single-use Plastics, describes the specific problems, actions, and best practices for reducing these polluting items.

Feb 26, 2020 Blog Post

One way for cities to meet their climate goals is to electrify their fleets. But do cops want to drive electric cars?

Feb 26, 2020 Blog Post
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Three Strategies to Transform Transportation in America

In the U.S., transportation is climate enemy number one. America’s transportation system produces more greenhouse gas emissions than any other sector of our economy and,...

Feb 25, 2020 Report

When my husband and I decided to move from Baltimore to northern California when our son was two years old, we weren’t thinking about air...

Feb 24, 2020 Blog Post
Doomsday clock

The Doomsday Clock works as a metaphor for the threat of nuclear destruction because nuclear weapons could feasibly wreak worldwide destruction in seconds, and the...

Feb 17, 2020 Blog Post
Boston commuter rail log

In our transition toward a carbon free society we need to make public transit as appealing as possible. But a week long log of riding...

Feb 14, 2020 Blog Post
Graphic of the North Houston Highway Improvement Project

An example from our last Highway Bondoggles report shows why the National Environmental Policy Act, or NEPA, is so important for understanding the environmental and...

Feb 13, 2020 Blog Post

In the race to save the environment from ourselves, we are going to need all the power we can muster, including the power of wonder....

Feb 12, 2020 Blog Post

The Trump administration’s FY2021 budget proposal provides yet another window on the administration’s indifference to the environment and disregard for America’s public lands legacy.

Feb 11, 2020 Blog Post