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Watch a band make music out of wheelbarrows and backyard grills

Presenting an exclusive clip from our Pickathon on the Farm series.

Climate & Energy

Watch Obama slow jam his climate legacy

The president got his groove on during "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon," and gave some special love to clean energy.

Climate & Energy

What’s headed our way this hurricane season? Let us explain.

Climate change is linked to less predictable and more severe storms -- but it's still complicated.


6 surprising moments from the making of “An Inconvenient Truth”

From Al Gore's rowdy, beer-fueled first performance to a personal phone call to Melissa Etheridge, here are six things you might not know about the film.

Climate & Energy

The legacy of “An Inconvenient Truth,” explained by 16 really smart people

We asked Annie Leonard, Van Jones, and others to reflect on how "An Inconvenient Truth" changed the game.


An Oral History of “An Inconvenient Truth”

Al Gore got stuck on a scissor lift. Studio execs fell asleep at a screening. And everybody hated the title. The amazing true story of the most improbable — and important — film of our time.


Listen to this relaxing jam on a sunny afternoon

Watch Sam Cohen perform a tune from last year's Pickathon music festival.