CHANGING CLIMATE Our Future, Our Choice

This online exhibit is based on the Changing Climate: Our Future, Our Choice exhibit that will open in the Museum of the Earth in November 2020. The exhibit was made possible by many generous donors and contributors, listed here. Climate affects life, and life affects climate Climate change is...

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IS THE “GREAT UNRAVELING” UPON US?

Introducing “The Great Unraveling?”, a series of interviews with some of the world’s foremost experts on a broad range of environmental and societal challenges, culminating with a powerful discussion on what these converging and accelerating crises mean, and how we can respond. What if we don’t...

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Climate Solutions Explorer video game

Check out this new video game! It’s in first-person format where the player walks to sites around the world and reads about the UN Green Climate Fund projects at each site. Each is marked with a 3D prop of some kind, and when you walk close enough to it, there’s a pop-up that quickly...

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World Resources Institute – America’s New Climate Economy

The World Resources Institute has released its new climate report:  America’s New Climate Economy: A Comprensive Guide to the Economic Benefits of Climate Policy in the United States. Here in Oregon we enjoy the reputation of being environmentally-friendly, which is why this report might...

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Opinion: Climate Goals Are Key to Economic Recovery

In time of COVID-19, we must create a more resilient economy – Gov. Brown’s bold climate plan will help us build back better. The twin public health and economic crises wrought by the COVID-19 pandemic are unlike anything we have seen in modern history. With new cases rising, they are not going...

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Watch CCL’s national call with Dr. Renee Lertzman

On our national Citizens’ Climate Lobby (CCL) call last Saturday, we were joined by Dr. Renee Lertzman, an environmental psychologist who shared her approach to dealing with the emotional trauma of climate change. The first step in working through that anxiety is feeling that we are truly...

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The Climate Toolkit: A Resource Manual for Science and Action

Announcing the release of The Climate Toolkit: A Resource Manual for Science and Action through PDXScholar.  This is an activity manual put together by Frank Granshaw, with the help of a number of people for a climate science for nonscientists course taught at Portland State University...

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What Could Possibly Go Right?

Join the Post-Carbon Institute for their podcast series of interviews with thought leaders from around the world, hosted by author and activist, Vicki Robin, on “What Could Possibly Go Right?”.  Starting with the acknowledgement that there is plenty to despair over, guests answer this...

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US Climate Resilience Toolkit

The U.S. Climate Resilience Toolkit is designed to help people find and use tools, information, and subject matter expertise to build climate resilience. The Toolkit offers information from across the U.S. Federal Government in one easy-to-use location. The site is managed by NOAA’s Climate...

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