heat waves

How a Video Game Prepared Me to Fight Heat Waves

by |September 9th, 2018

I’ve loved video games my entire life. Role-playing, survival, platform, strategy, sports—if it’s playable, I’m (virtually) there. Video games are often considered a distraction from the real world, but they may have more in common with life on this side of the screen than you think.

Homelessness and Heat: What Could Rising Temperatures Bring?

by |September 2nd, 2016

When we think about climate change, we hear a lot about the possibility that people could be displaced from their homes by any number of climate impacts, from sea level rise to drought to increased conflict to food insecurity. But what kind of new challenges might come up for people already experiencing homelessness?