Miami City Hall Goes Green in Support of the Paris Climate Agreement

Tonight and this weekend in support of #climateagreement @Tomas_Regalado @kenrussellmiami @FrankCarollo_ @FrancisSuarez @KeonHardemon W Gort pic.twitter.com/XnvKOSoA1Q — City of Miami (@CityofMiami) June 2, 2017 Tonight and this weekend in support of #climateagreement @Tomas_Regalado @kenrussellmiami @FrankCarollo_ @FrancisSuarez @KeonHardemon W Gort

4earth: 4 days, 4 events, 4 earth with the Miami Seaquarium

For Earth Day 2017, the Miami Seaquarium has organized four days of ocean and environmental awareness. Each event will focus on different issues that impact our local ecosystems, presented in an entertaining and engaging program with hand-on activities. There is something for everyone with most of the events being family friendly and free! April 20, 6:00pm –

April 19: Miami Science Barge Sip of Science no. 010: Sea Level Rise and Climate Justice in Miami

You are invited to Sip of Science on the Miami Science Barge Sip of Science is a monthly lecture series held every third Wednesday and hosted on the Miami Science Barge. Enjoy discussion and drinks with a talk that makes you think!  This month the Miami Science Barge welcomes Dr. Keren Bolter, from FAU Geosciences, to talk

April 5, 6pm – 8pm | Salon Juste No. 4 – On Land: Climate Change & Environmental Justice in Miami

You can’t talk about the future of Miami without also reckoning with the impact that sea level rise and climate change will have on the landscape, geography and people of Miami. The environmental forces will not impact everyone in the same way, and some are more vulnerable than others. While the challenges on the horizon

‘We as a people will become afraid of the ocean’

This week, one of my favorite journalists, Chris Hayes, is broadcasting an excellent series on climate change. In the series, he traveled to various cities in the U.S. to report on the effects of climate change happening right now. One of the places he highlighted is Miami and Miami Beach. In the segment, which both

See Earth’s Temperature Spiral Toward 2°C

They say a picture is worth a thousand words. I think this compelling graphic from Ed Hawkins showing the advance of the earth’s temperature towards the tipping point is worth far more. The steady rise of Earth’s temperature as greenhouse gases accumulate in the atmosphere and trap more and more heat is sending the planet spiraling

A Provocative Way to Finance the Fight Against Climate Change

Michael Metcalfe, Senior Managing Director and Head of Global Macro Strategy at State Street Global Markets said, “Let’s not quibble about whether we can afford to fund climate change. The real question is: Do we care enough about future generations to take the very same policy risks we took to save the financial system?” Will