We have entered a new geological era, in which human action is changing the physical world around us.
It was a picture perfect Sunday for a peaceful march against the most violent instruments of war: nuclear weapons.
On this day in 2010, a BP oil rig exploded in the Gulf of Mexico, resulting in the largest offshore oil spill in U.S. history.
Over 100 corporations and groups have left ALEC since 2011, when Common Cause and other groups launched a campaign to call public attention to the group's activities.
"The bottom line is: common-sense, sensible climate change policy is economic growth policy for the state of California."
After years of refuting thoroughly debunked arguments against it, the Century City Center has been approved.
A nuclear power plant near the town of Brattleboro is being shut down thanks to local environmental activism.
Sometime this year, the International Court of Justice is expected to hear a true David-and-Goliath challenge to the world's nuclear powers.
Developments in 2014 make clear that the impacts of climate change are going to continue to grow, and the struggle to address this will intensify.
"We must act now to address global climate change and promote the creation and maintenance of good jobs in the clean energy economy."