5 Ways To Develop Climate Literacy

BY ON September 4, 2012
  As I head back to school and prepare to teach my students all about environmental topics, including atmospheric pollution and climate change, I’m reflecting on the importance of climate literacy for everyone. I’ve been extremely disappointed by recent comments from politicians that demonstrate a...

TOPICS: Politics, Schools, Science

Butterflies Are Not Free From The Effects Of Climate Change

BY ON August 30, 2012
  A butterfly’s transformation—from minuscule egg, to chubby caterpillar, to pod-like chrysalis, and finally into an intricately decorated, delicately winged creature—strikes the perfect balance between magic and science. My introduction to the more scientific aspects of a butterfly’s life cycle came at the age of...

TOPICS: Activism, Air Pollution, Heat and Extreme Weather, Pollution, Science