Hemp company Canndigenous is the first Indigenous-owned entity awarded a USDA Climate-Smart Commodities grant of $15 million, for a project in partnership with Iconoclast Industries and several universities and businesses to develop regenerative and sustainable industrial hemp.
Balco Partners, a firm led by ecosystems entrepreneur Barbara "Bobbi" Paley, is revitalizing the Berkshires with numerous industrial hemp, regenerative agriculture, and community initiatives to amplify the region's dynamic nature.
Huntington Beach Oil Spill: Damon Nagami and Dr. Curtis Eng ask if irreversible effects outlive our memory of them?
The recent oil spill off the coast of Huntington Beach, California is not the first of its kind. But, if the public fights to keep its memory alive, perhaps it can be among the last.
The New York Times' panel “Reasons to Believe: Unleashing the Power of Optimism” asked activists Bruno Rodriguez, Elizabeth Wathuti, Dr. Katharine Wilkinson and Journalist Simon Mundy what new perspectives are needed for addressing the climate crisis.
At the recent New York Times Climate Conference, Somini Sengupta and climate leaders lead a debate on whether or not with rising populism, democratic leaders can really address climate change.
In the New York Times’ panel “Washing Up: Ensuring Universal Access to Water, Sanitation and Hygiene,” Oscar winner Matt Damon discussed global water equity at COP26. Damon was joined by Gary White, and Rose Wamalwa to talk about water’s impact on the climate crisis.