Friday, December 18, 2020
1 min read

Friday, December 18, 2020

It's 39 degrees in Albion today. Here's the news—

article divider image

Our Stuff Weighs More Than All Living Things on the Planet

Bill McKibben, New Yorker (Tweet)

This year, the weight of all “human-made mass” exceeded that of the earth’s entire biomass. We now live on Planet Stuff.

article divider image

Battling America’s ‘dirty secret’

Sarah Kaplan, The Washington Post (Tweet)

Climate change raises the risk from failing sewage systems. So Catherine Coleman Flowers is working for a new way to deal with waste.

article divider image

The Energy 202: These are the top climate stories of 2020

Alexandra Ellerbeck, The Washington Post (Tweet)

A presidential election, a pandemic and extreme weather shaped environmental news this year.