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Changing Climate

In-Depth Coverage of Climate Change Issues and the Impact on the DC Area

Friday, Sep 27, 2019 at 10:52 AM EDT

Climate Activists Blocked Streets Near Banks, Trump Hotel

Climate Activists Blocked Streets Near Banks, Trump Hotel

Climate change activists blocked the streets around major banks and the Trump International Hotel during a roughly two-hour protest during Friday morning's rush hour.

Tuesday, Sep 24, 2019 at 03:22 PM EDT

American University Aims to Create Sustainable Future

American University Aims to Create Sustainable Future

American University is taking many steps toward a sustainable future. News4's Cory Smith takes a look. 

Monday, Sep 23, 2019 at 04:04 PM EDT

Climate Activists Block Busy DC Intersections for AM Rush

Climate Activists Block Busy DC Intersections for AM Rush

Climate activists fanned out across the District on Monday morning, blocking several major intersections to bring attention to climate change.

Monday, Sep 23, 2019 at 09:49 AM EDT
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By Justin Finch, Adam Tuss

Photos: With Banners and a Boat, Activists Block DC Streets

Climate activists are fanning out across the District on Monday morning and are...View gallery

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Friday, Sep 20, 2019 at 07:17 PM EDT

Students Walk Out of School for Climate Change Protest

Students Walk Out of School for Climate Change Protest

Young people in the D.C. area walked out of school Friday to participate in a global day of protest to combat climate change. Cory Smith reports.

Friday, Sep 20, 2019 at 12:57 PM EDT

Climate Strikers Gather in DC to Demand Action

Climate Strikers Gather in DC to Demand Action

Students gathered in John Marshall Park in advance of their march to demand action on climate change Friday.

Monday, Sep 23, 2019 at 07:00 PM EDT

Young People Taking Charge in Climate Movement

Young People Taking Charge in Climate Movement

News4’s Cory Smith went to Georgetown University to find out why young people are at the forefront of the climate change movement and what message they hope to send.

Thursday, Sep 19, 2019 at 06:58 PM EDT

Hurricanes Intensify Due to Climate Change

Hurricanes Intensify Due to Climate Change

Weather extremes are getting more extreme due to warmer air and oceans. Storm Team4 Meteorologist Amelia Draper explains climate change's impact on hurricanes.

Wednesday, Sep 18, 2019 at 06:27 PM EDT

Pop Quiz: What's More Helpful for the Environment?

Pop Quiz: What's More Helpful for the Environment?

Storm Team4's Amelia Draper put Leon Harris and Pat Lawson-Muse on the spot with a quiz on the most helpful ways people can make a difference for the environment.

Tuesday, Sep 17, 2019 at 07:04 PM EDT

Mosquitoes, Ticks, Flea Disease Triple in Warmer Weather

Mosquitoes, Ticks, Flea Disease Triple in Warmer Weather

Between 2004 to 2016, disease cases from infected mosquitoes, ticks and fleas tripled. Storm Team4's Amelia Draper explains how it's related to climate change.

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