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A film about teens finding love amid climate apocalypse

Makoto Shinkai’s bold and charming "Weathering With You" is set in a world ending so gradually, people barely notice it anymore.

Netflix series Our Planet is the latest bid to spur action on climate change

Executive producer Keith Scholey says he doesn’t believe the planet’s destruction is inevitable, particularly if young people get involved.

“2040” paints an optimistic picture of the future of the environment

The film focuses on technological and agricultural solutions that are already being implemented to help combat climate change.


Watch: The chemistry of a cover-up

In making our most recent film, The Devil We Know, we thought we understood the pervasive and insidious role that toxic chemicals play in our collective lives.

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The hot new Hollywood genre is the human extinction fantasy

When you're tired of saving the world, maybe the next inviting fantasy is one about surrendering it instead.

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