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Environment

Climate policy at the US border

The drought had already set in when sixteen year old Juan de Leon Gutiérrez left Tizamarte, Guatemala, to go to the United States in April 2019.  The coffee plants were dying where he had worked in the fields for $3 per day. The family was…

Recap of Climate Week NYC 2021 at Columbia

Recap of Climate Week NYC 2021 at Columbia This story was published as part of our Climate Week NYC coverage. Learn more about Climate Week, read our other stories, and check out our upcoming events. Climate Week NYC may be over, but you…

LastObject Aims To Reduce Household Waste

When you think about household waste, you probably think about packaging. But when Isabel Aagaard began researching household waste, she was surprised by the environmental impacts of cotton swabs. She started LastObject to reinvent our…