Solving Real Problems with Virtual Reality

Solving Real Problems with Virtual Reality

It was, in the words of one attendee, “kind of an unusual mix.” Artists and graphic designers debated color choices with programmers, while musicians leaned over their laptops to consult with climate policy wonks. They all gathered this weekend, at the inaugural...
Visualizing the Reality of Climate Change

Visualizing the Reality of Climate Change

Climate change – an urgent, immediate problem – can sometimes feel like an abstract one. What do global temperature changes mean for a particular city and region? What will the difference between 1.5 and 2 C degrees of warming mean, in terms of heat waves, sea level...
Data-Driven COP-23

Data-Driven COP-23

Representatives from 195 nations and roughly 20,000 delegates from across the world gathered over a fortnight in Bonn, Germany for the 23rd annual Conference of the Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP-23), the next step for...
1 Gigaton Coalition 2017 Report Launch

1 Gigaton Coalition 2017 Report Launch

The third annual 1 Gigaton Coalition report, “Renewable energy and energy efficiency in developing countries: contributions to reducing global emissions,” launched Oct.31 at a release event in Paris. This year’s report expands on two previous iterations, quantifying...
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