Team Marine, the champs who completed a their landmark study of the plastic bag ban in Santa Monica, was recently featured in an original documentary short by Jeneene Chatowsky about plastic pollution.
Did you know that enough solar energy reaches the Earth each hour that, if we could harness it all, we could power the world for a year?Have you ever wondered how much of that solar radiation you could capture in your own town for electricity? The students at Concord Carlisle High School in Concord, MA wondered just that.
Las Vegas and Henderson students are getting serious about recycling thanks to a newly formed collaboration. The Clark County School District (CCSD), the Alliance for Climate Education (ACE), the City of Henderson, Republic Services, and other local organizations created the Green Ambassadors Program to engage students on recycling awareness and develop environmental stewardship.
I remember sophomore year when ACE gave a presentation at our school assembly, educating us on climate control and how we could "do one thing" to make a difference. That was one of the most interesting assemblies I've seen, and when I heard of this shadowing program, I thought why not see the work put in to make that presentation?