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Left: Greta Thunberg sits outside the Swedish parliament building in order to raises awareness for climate change on August 28, 2018 in Stockholm, Sweden. Right: eople protest during a Climate Strike march in San Francisco, California, September 20, 2019.

2 striking photos taken just over a year apart show how Greta Thunberg’s climate strike inspired millions

One year and one month ago, Greta Thunberg began her lonely climate change demonstrations at Swedish parliament. On Friday she was joined by millions.
Students gather at Foley Square in Manhattan's Financial District.

12 Gen Zers who skipped school to march across New York for the Global Climate Strike share why this is the most urgent issue of their generation

An estimated 250,000 demonstrators gathered at Manhattan's Foley Square on Friday for the Global Climate Strike — and most of them were Gen Zers.
People walk the flooded waters on Hopper Road, September 19, 2019, in Houston, Texas.

A tropical storm is flooding Texas with up to 43 inches of rain, just 2 weeks after Hurricane Dorian. Here’s why storms are getting stronger, sl...

Officials say flooding from Imelda is worse than that of Hurricane Harvey. Climate change is making storms stronger, wetter, and more frequent.
Activist uses a Greta Thunberg-inspired sign at the Global Climate Strike in London.

The Global Climate Strike inspired amazingly creative posters. Here are some of the funniest and most clever.

Funny signs spotted across the world at various locations of the Glocal Climate Strike, raising awareness for improved action towards climate change.
Global Climate Strike protestors are seen at a rally in Brisbane on September 20, 2019 in Brisbane, Australia

Photos show huge climate-change protests around the world, which have spread across continents as millions strike to demand action

Millions are expected to leave school and work on Friday, starting a week of protests demanding international action to fight climate change.
16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg.

How 16-year-old Greta Thunberg became the face of climate-change activism

Greta Thunberg has met with world leaders, led climate strikes, sailed across the Atlantic, and been nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize.

Over 300,000 Australians rallied as the world gears up for what could be the largest climate protest in history

Students, teachers, activists, and people from all walks of life came together for the first rounds of protests in the Southern Hemisphere kickoff.
Nasratullah Elham is a high school senior. He was invited to the UN Youth Climate summit this fall, but his visa application was rejected.

A 17-year-old activist from Afghanistan is locked out of the UN climate summit because of a visa rejection

The high school senior said "they consider me to be a world problem, rather than someone who is trying to solve a world problem."
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos.

Jeff Bezos just announced an ambitious climate pledge that aims to make Amazon carbon neutral by 2040

Amazon said it will meet the sustainability goals of the UN Paris agreement 10 years early, and by 2040, the company will be carbon neutral.

A new model of the Earth’s climate 50 million years ago is revealing worrisome clues about what our future could look like

During the Eocene era, Earth's atmosphere had much more CO2. Understanding the effects of that could improve models of climate change.