The New School: Extreme Heat, COVID, and Equity in NYC

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is forecasting an unusually warm summer for much of the US. In New York City, this could exacerbate heat exposure in homes, where most heat-related mortality occurs, as well as potential brownouts or blackouts due to extreme weather. Heat vulnerability in New York City has been linked to … Continue reading The New School: Extreme Heat, COVID, and Equity in NYC

Zero Waste Showcase-350 Brooklyn Plastic Free July

Register here! If you’re looking for alternatives to single-use plastics, you can register for the Zero Waste Showcase on Friday, June 26, from 8:00–10:00. Several companies will present products and services that reduce waste, and they’ll answer viewers’ questions.