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Nov
27
An update on project mushroom

An update on project mushroom

We are ramping up efforts to finish building Project Mushroom asap — a safe platform to promote connection, mutual aid, and
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Nov
14

Paging Doctors for the Earth

This Op-Ed is by Phoenix subscriber, Sapna Batish. Her personal story is the wellspring for this article — pressured to study
3 min read
Nov
06
Introducing: Project Mushroom

Introducing: Project Mushroom

Currently’s history is closely tied to Twitter. Perhaps you are one of the many people who found us because
2 min read
Oct
31

Mutual aid as a climate solution

Mutual aid is commonly defined as people coming together, pooling resources, to help other people; with the understanding that their
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Oct
17

A critical look at geoengineering

In 2014, a nonprofit called ICE 911 was founded, aiming to implement what its founder, Leslie Fields, described as an
2 min read
Sep
19

Water crisis in Jackson Mississippi shows how climate change threatens drinking water

Climate change is responsible for many of the major infrastructure failures that put clean drinking water at risk. As climate change continues to drive unprecedented weather events, the United States' already struggling water infrastructure is crumbling under the pressure.
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Aug
21
Announcing the addition of post comments: An all-new community space for The Phoenix

Announcing the addition of post comments: An all-new community space for The Phoenix

Hey everyone! Starting today, at the bottom of every post of The Phoenix will be a prompt to comment which
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Aug
14
What would you like to talk about first? (new survey!)

What would you like to talk about first? (new survey!)

Hey everyone, We are finally ready to re-start our weekly skills-sharing sessions. The Phoenix is here to build a community
3 min read
Aug
02
We're launching "Warmly, Zaria" — an advice column for the climate emergency

We're launching "Warmly, Zaria" — an advice column for the climate emergency

Guest post by Zaria Howell, of "Warmly, Zaria" — a brand-new advice column from Currently. Subscribe to Warmly, Zaria Dear readers,
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Aug
01
How Currently is helping emergency managers during record-setting extreme weather

How Currently is helping emergency managers during record-setting extreme weather

Last year, after Hurricane Ida flooded the NYC region, the city of Hoboken, NJ hired a private weather firm for
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