Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 11:34

Support the Clean Power Plan

By Geoff York, Senior Director of Conservation  All in favor of healthier air and lower pollution—speak up! What is the Clean Power Plan? The Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power... Continue Reading

Friday, November 20, 2015 - 09:58

Good News Friday {Climate Talks Still On, Nordic Countries Greening}

On the heels of the terrible news of the Paris bombings, France plans to go ahead with a global climate change summit in Paris at the end of the month. That’s a glimmer of good news we can’t... Continue Reading

Monday, November 16, 2015 - 13:22

Week Five Dispatch from Churchill: Still Waiting for Ice

By Madison Stevens  Though the rush of bear season activity in Churchill is starting to wind down, the bears themselves are sticking around a little longer. Last week’s first spurs of sea ice... Continue Reading

Monday, November 16, 2015 - 10:26

Can One Person Really Make a Difference?

Jennifer Corriero, Executive Director of TakingITGlobal, recently joined us on Buggy One on the tundra near Churchill, Manitoba. She took part in our Tundra Connections Webcasts, Global... Continue Reading

Wednesday, November 11, 2015 - 12:58

What a Difference a Year Makes

The wicked winter that brutalized eastern Canada and U.S. earlier this year was, in some ways, a boost to the polar bears of Hudson Bay. The polar vortex that wreaked havoc in the East... Continue Reading

Monday, November 9, 2015 - 11:18

Week Four Dispatch from Churchill - Waiting for the First Ice

By Madison Stevens Temperatures remained unseasonably warm around Churchill throughout Polar Bear Week, hovering just below freezing during the day. Still, a bitter windchill is just... Continue Reading

Friday, November 6, 2015 - 15:09

What a Week!

The northern lights put on a spectacular show during Polar Bear Week and good news on climate rolled in--from President Obama's rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline to a new poll showing... Continue Reading

Friday, November 6, 2015 - 09:10

Confessions of a Climate Scientist

Hello, my name is Jen and I am a climate scientist. It is my passion to do science and to inform our collective futures. I’ve spent 15 years getting a Ph.D., doing a postdoc, being a research... Continue Reading

Sunday, November 1, 2015 - 08:43

Week Three Dispatch from Churchill - Polar Bear Week!

By Madison Stevens  After a warm week, the tundra colors are now blanketed in snow and the bears seem to have gotten the memo that it’s Polar Bear Week! Out on the tundra curious bears are... Continue Reading

Friday, October 30, 2015 - 12:32

Good News Friday {Clean Energy}

As we approach climate talks in Paris in December, there is more and more good news of towns, states, provinces, and countries make a move toward more sustainable energy sources.  The world’s... Continue Reading