info 01.17.18

Green
Every Person in New York
Poll: Exhaustion


NYC to Fossil Fuelers: You Break It, You Pay For ItNYC files suit against BP, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, Exxon Mobil, and Royal Dutch Shell, the five biggest fossil fuel companies, for damages to the environment.




The Wizard and the Prophet: Two Remarkable Scientists and Their Dueling Visions to Shape Tomorrow's World by Charles C. Mann, about Norman Borlaug and William Vogt, two men with very different approaches to a world with finite resources. Out next week.




Climate Central puts NYC at the top of the list as most vulnerable for Coastal Flooding in the U.S. This is the city's Flood Hazard Mapper.




A proposal for a union-worker-owned electric school bus company: How Yellow School Buses Could Green New York City.




The Winter Olympics in PyeongChang have gone to some lengths to be sustainable. But there's no getting around the 500-year-old virgin forest destroyed for the games.




About this cold winter. And the coldest inhabited place on Earth. [Photo: Anastasia Gruzdeva/Instagram]




One of the reasons United Airlines was named number one airline carrier in Newsweek's 2017 Global 500 Green Rankings is because the airline partnered with Audubon to help hawks, ospreys, and owls resettle away from NYC airports to habitats more favorable to these raptors.







Jason Polan started Every Person in New York in March of 2008. He plans on working on the project until it is finished. Look for more at Jason's site and his book Every Person in New York.


poll

How will 2018, politically speaking, compare to 2017?

vote

50%
More exhausting

vote

14%
Less exhausting

vote

15%
About the same

vote

20%
Too exhausted to think about this


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