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Friday, April 24, 2015 - 09:18

Good News Friday {Ag Emissions Cuts}

We often think of transportation emissions as one of the biggest contributors to global warming, and they are. In fact, we just issued our Transportation Challenge on Earth Day to bring... Continue Reading

Thursday, April 23, 2015 - 08:52

Pull the Plug on World Penguin Day

Saturday, April 25, is World Penguin Day and we are celebrating our favorite flightless birds by pulling the plug. While polar bears and penguins live at opposite ends of the Earth, they have... Continue Reading

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 09:29

2015 Project Polar Bear Winners Announced on Earth Day

They did it again—the Project Polar Bear Teams wowed us with their hard work and creative projects to reduce CO2 in their communities, and engage and sustain community action! The winners of... Continue Reading

Friday, April 17, 2015 - 08:52

Good News Friday {More Renewable Capacity Than Fossil Fuel}

Most weeks we report here about new solar and wind capacity taking the place of fossil fuel use. We tell you about universities, and even whole towns, divesting from fossil fuels. Just this... Continue Reading

Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 15:01

Join Our Earth Day Transportation Challenge!

Earth Day is almost here (April 22) and we are celebrating by doing something good for polar bears and the planet. And we hope YOU will join us. We are hosting a Transportation Challenge that... Continue Reading

Friday, April 3, 2015 - 08:55

Good News Friday {Climate Action Gaining Momentum}

A recent poll found 72 percent of likely 2016 voters support the United States signing an international agreement on climate change. Now that’s good news! We’re encouraged that momentum is... Continue Reading

Friday, April 3, 2015 - 08:54

Good News Friday {Climate Action Gaining Momentum}

A recent poll found 72 percent of likely 2016 voters support the United States signing an international agreement on climate change. Now that’s good news! We’re encouraged that momentum is... Continue Reading

Monday, March 30, 2015 - 00:00

Reducing Conflicts with Polar Bears

By Geoff York, PBI Senior Director of Conservation  In the Arctic, conflicts between polar bears and people are on the rise and expected to increase as sea ice habitat shrinks. In regions... Continue Reading

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 00:18

Good News Friday (Guardian Covers Climate and Some of It Is Good News)

The Guardian, a British newspaper, announced this month its intent to publish more climate change-related stories. Outgoing editor, Alan Rusbridger, wrote, “The climate threat features very... Continue Reading

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 13:04

{Wednesday Shout Out} Go With the Floe

This week our shout-out goes to Jennifer Pierson’s 3rd grade class in Hinsdale, Illinois. Pierson sent us this email:

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