Monday, February 1 | 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM CST (12:30 PM – 1:00 PM EST)
Duration: 30 min
Series Description: The NowThis Earth series was produced in collaboration with NowThis, the #1 most-watched mobile news brand globally. Check in for daily updates focusing on comprehensive coverage of human impact on our planet.
NowThis’ original series, One Small Step, aims to make the climate crisis personal by empowering and educating our young audience to take small steps toward helping solve climate change. One Small Step’s hopeful tone turns viewers’ fear into power — with each episode, our goal is to show that we can make a big difference with the choices we make every day. We break down the issue of waste and sustainability piece by piece to answer one of the most important questions facing the world today: How do we save our planet?
This Hydroponic Farm Provides Fresh Food for School Lunches
Episode Description: Making school lunches nutritious can be a challenge, but this school came up with the ultimate solution: running its own hydroponic farm.
FABSCRAP Rescues Discarded Fabric to Fight Clothing Waste
Episode Description: For every pound we throw away as a consumer, a business threw away 40 pounds to get us that product. This nonprofit is fighting clothing waste by rescuing more than 5,000 pounds of discarded fabric a week.
ThredUp Helps You Give Away Old Clothes From the Safety of Your Home
Episode Description: Want to do some spring cleaning while stuck at home? This company lets you mail in old clothes in an effort to inspire a new generation of shoppers to think secondhand first.
How to Live Safely and Sustainably During COVID-19