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Small Earth Stories

Small Earth Stories reflect that moment when a reader began eating differently, heating or cooling their home more carefully, traveling with a smaller carbon footprint. Maybe it’s the story of that difficult climate conversation at the family cookout. In 150 words or less, readers share specific ways they're responding to climate change in day-to-day life. Want to chime in? Submit your story here.

The only cupcakes I ever bake (or crave)

Reducing a carbon footprint year by year

Listen up, town meeting: Time's up for gas

The streets of San Francisco as classroom