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“The Letter: A Message for our Earth”

Pope Francis wrote Laudato Si’ in 2015, and the letter sparked controversy and praise as he stressed how the effects of the climate crisis disproportionately affect the poor and disenfranchised.

By Christina Zeiders

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Global leaders will meet this week in Pittsburgh in hopes of charting a clean energy future

The Global Clean Energy Action Forum will last between Wednesday and Friday at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in downtown Pittsburgh.

By An-Li Herring/WESA

America Outdoors in the Wilds of Idaho

Life on the American frontier is evolving. In Idaho: Tied to the Land, Baratunde ventures into the wilds of Idaho to explore its outdoor culture.

By Christina Zeiders

America Outdoors with Baratunde Thurston

“America Outdoors with Baratunde Thurston” explores the diverse landscapes across the U.S. and how these regions shape the way Americans work, play and interact with the outdoors. Watch Tuesdays at 9pm (starting July 5) on the PBS Video app or WITF TV.

By Christina Zeiders

NOVA Examines New Climate Technologies that Aim to Cool the Planet

As wildfires rage and extreme weather sparks civil unrest, it’s clear that emission reductions alone may not prevent the dire effects of climate change. NOVA joins the scientists and engineers who are approaching climate change with new solutions that may help us cool the planet.

By Christina Zeiders