Climate success stories from around the web — January, 2019. Healing the Ozone Thanks to increased international regulations on CFC’s since 1987, satellite data now shows that the ozone layer is healing. Data from 2016 indicates 20% less depletion than in 2005. Politics Gets Greener Presidential candidates for 2020 are outspoken on climate change, including Kristen Gillibrand, Kamala Harris, and Elizabeth Warren. Governors in the … Continue reading The Hole in the Ozone Layer is Shrinking. For Real.
In front of a small storefront in Berlin’s lively Neukölln neighborhood, Yunus and Talu Tüntas are hard at work. It’s sunny and hot out, but that doesn’t seem to phase the two brothers, or their young apprentices, who are huddled over Yunus as he tightens the screws on a bike that the team are currently upcycling. It’s the middle of a long July afternoon, the … Continue reading Building a Better Future, One Bike at a Time