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TED Countdown: Musician Tunde Olaniran from Flint, Michigan on the role of art in the climate crisis-
They were asked to perform one of their latest works for the TED Countdown Summit at the Fillmore Detroit. Olaniran took to the stage with four backup dancers to retell the story of the Yuruba creation myth.
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Detroit water rates have gone up 407% over the last 20 years, and 120% in just the last 10 years.
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Rivers and lakes are becoming saltier while law and practice limit effective responses.
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The Great Lakes Commission has a plan to guide the states and provinces surrounding the Great Lakes toward protecting their communities from the climate-change damage.
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Food waste is a leading contributor of greenhouse gases. These Detroit restaurants are finding creative – and tasty – ways to reduce their contribution.
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From polluter pay laws to plastic bag bans, Democrats and environmental advocates hope to reverse Republican-passed laws.