The late night hosts joined forces to talk climate change. Here are the best moments

Eight of America's late night talk show hosts joined forces this Wednesday, each using their shows' platforms to address climate change in a special cross-network "Climate Night."

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Greta Thunberg's life-changing odyssey in A Year To Change The World

The fact that some world leaders feel moved to criticise Greta Thunberg proves that her environmental message is hitting home. At the age of just 18, the Swedish campaigner is the most famous eco-warrior on the planet.

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Tech, entertainment giants team up for climate change solutions

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One half of the 'Property Brothers' praises solar in documentary

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UN chief: Don't 'throw away' stimulus money on fossil fuels

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Sir David Attenborough explores extinction in new BBC documentary

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Women are more at risk due to the pandemic and climate crisis

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Canada is falling behind on confronting environmental racism

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Siberia’s heat wave triggered an Arctic sea ice melt

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Coronavirus: Sir David Attenborough reminds us about climate change

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David Attenborough warns world leaders it's last chance to save Earth

David called climate change 'the biggest problem humanity has faced ever'.
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RuPaul criticized for alleged fracking on his Wyoming ranch

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EPA letter criticizes Maryland over Chesapeake lawsuit threat

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Yael Stone gives up green card to fight climate change

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SNL’s Greta Thunberg Goes After Trump: Don’t ‘Step to Me’ or Else

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