Hayhoe unites science and faith in bestseller

Hayhoe unites science and faith in bestseller

What do I, a free-thinking Unitarian Universalist, have in common with an Evangelical Christian? Saving Us: A Climate Scientist’s Case for Hope and Healing in a Divided World, a book by Dr. Katharine Hayhoe, the chief climate scientist for The Nature Conservancy...
Wouldn’t you rather just ignore all this?

Wouldn’t you rather just ignore all this?

The climate is in crisis. Feeling an urge to click away from this blog post? You’re not alone, and author George Marshall knows why. In his 2014 book Don’t Even Think About It: Why Our Brains Are Wired To Ignore Climate Change, a book our Climate Action Team read...
Another look at net zero: Zero Energy Buildings

Another look at net zero: Zero Energy Buildings

Zero net energy is the building industry standard for energy-saving design for any building that produces more energy than it consumes, thus reducing energy needs from traditional non-renewable sources and reducing carbon-based air pollution. After years of confusing...
CAT rallies for Climate Action Now

CAT rallies for Climate Action Now

Eight members of the Climate Action Team joined hundreds of other activists at Climate Action Campaign’s “Fight for Our Future: Georgia Rally for Climate, Care, Justice, and Jobs” on Saturday, April 23, at Liberty Plaza, across from the state...
Be choosy about your packaging

Be choosy about your packaging

You’re going to need to buy things, but you have a choice as to how many of those things are packaged. Sustainable packaging includes packaging that can either be reused, composted, or recycled. The first on the list of Rs now is Reduce, Rethink (Do I need this...
Carbon offsets are not the answer

Carbon offsets are not the answer

What are carbon offsets, and what do they have to do with “net zero”? How can corporations claim to be eliminating their damage to the environment when they don’t actually change their extractive and polluting practices?  Corporations like the idea of carbon offsets...
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