Climate Cast MPR News meteorologist Paul Huttner with the latest research on our changing climate.
MPR News meteorologist Paul Huttner with the latest research on our changing climate.
October 21, 2021 Minnesota, Finland agree to team up on climate change
Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz has signed a letter of understanding with Finland, pledging to encourage the state's agencies, universities and businesses to collaborate with Finland on sustainable technology.
October 21, 2021 •
Minnesota, Finland agree to team up on climate change
October 14, 2021 New carbon capture facility offers hope, sticker shock
The world's largest carbon capture facility takes a year to sequester 3-seconds worth of carbon emissions.
October 14, 2021 •
New carbon capture facility offers hope, sticker shock
October 7, 2021 Minnesota researchers tap AI to improve climate models
The effort is part of a federal investment in climate modeling to help communities better prepare for the effects of climate change.
October 7, 2021 •
Minnesota researchers tap AI to improve climate models
September 30, 2021 University of Minnesota leads first Weddell seal count
The health of the seal population can tell scientists how climate change is affecting ice and fish in Antarctica.
September 30, 2021 •
University of Minnesota leads first Weddell seal count
September 23, 2021 The evolution of 'greenwashing'
It's Climate Week in New York City. The good news? Dozens of companies are announcing new climate goals. But do their good intentions actually translate into lower carbon emissions?
September 23, 2021 •
The evolution of 'greenwashing'
September 16, 2021 Extreme weather swings challenging watershed managers
Changing rainfall patterns and more extreme weather swings have made water managers' jobs difficult. They moderate lake and creek levels to prevent flooding and pollution.
September 16, 2021 •
Extreme weather swings challenging watershed managers
September 9, 2021 What's stopping weed growers from going greener?
The legal cannabis industry is booming. So are greenhouse gas emissions from growers.
September 9, 2021 •
What's stopping weed growers from going greener?
September 2, 2021 How climate change is creating 'weather on steroids'
This week, we've seen fire in California, storms in New Orleans and the Northeast and drought in Minnesota. How is climate change linked to these three separate extreme weather events?
September 2, 2021 •
How climate change is creating 'weather on steroids'
August 26, 2021 Drought drives good grape year in Minnesota
The drought has challenged many in Minnesota. But for grape growers, it's the silver lining to a difficult 18 months.
August 26, 2021 •
Drought drives good grape year in Minnesota
August 19, 2021 A summer tradition changes with the climate
Climate change is affecting everything from campers' schedules, to infrastructure needs, to the kinds of trees on the property at Camp Mishawaka in Grand Rapids, Minnesota. And it isn't alone; a major insurer of summer camps has pulled out of the business as camps on the coasts lose property to wildfires and hurricanes.
August 19, 2021 •
A summer tradition changes with the climate