Do you feel guilty about your carbon footprint?

According to researchers, this message is a tactic used by fossil fuel companies to delay climate change action.
By Amanda Braitman

Can partial veganism ease the climate crisis?

If cutting out meat and dairy seems difficult, consider eating vegan occasionally. Just one day a week can reduce emissions.
By Nicolas Magrino

Why should sports fans care about climate change?

As heat waves, flooding, and wildfire smoke increase, athletes in every sport are struggling to perform at their best.

By James Van Bramer and Marnie Dunbar

How are hotter temperatures affecting incarcerated people? 

This summer was the hottest on record and inmates are dying from lack of air conditioning.

By Alex Krales and Liz Rosenberg

How does NYC’s geology make all of this flooding worse? 

The built environment combined with the type of land it’s constructed on is exacerbating the flooding we’re seeing.
By Asar John

Running out of time

Running out of time

How marathons are racing the clock as they try to beat the heat
By Pablo Alvarez

A front loader gets to work on a 2-story-tall recycling heap at the Sims Municipal Recycling in Sunset Park (Photo credit: Clark Adomaitis)

Reporters & Editors


Clark Adomaitis
Pablo Alvarez
Audrey Carleton
Bruce Gil
Syed Haq
Brenna Holland
Abe Levine
Emily Nadal


Richard Heaton
Cheyenne Ligon
Anny Oberlink
Zack Smith
Aaron Tremper

Faculty Advisers

Climate Correction was produced by students at the Newmark Graduate School of Journalism at CUNY‘s NYCity News Service under the guidance of Emily Laber-Warren, with site advisers Christine McKenna and John Mancini.