PhiladelphiaPhiladelphia is at the forefront of innovative strategies to adapt to the impacts of climate change, while also reducing our contribution to the problem. CUSP motivates residents to learn how these solutions are preparing our city for climate change and shows how, together, neighborhoods can make a real difference.
New York CityNew York City is the largest city in the United States and one of the most diverse places in the world. By utilizing this tremendous diversity and harnessing the power of digital technology, CUSP helps New Yorkers see that together, we can respond to climate change in ways that strengthen our city and improve our lives.
Founded in 1758 where the Allegheny and Monongahela Rivers meet to form the Ohio, Pittsburgh is known for its bridges and steel, its steep hillsides and cultural institutions, and its leadership in seeking a sustainable future. CUSP engages residents in learning how their interests are part of a larger city system impacted by climate change.
DCWashington, D.C. is the nation's capital. A destination for visitors from around the country and the world, DC has plans to become the healthiest, greenest, and most livable city in the next 20 years. CUSP provides resources to help professionals in the greater Metropolitan area learn about and communicate how climate change will impact their city.
Who We Are
A network of informal educators, climate scientists, learning scientists and local community organizations across four cities, dedicated to improving local understanding of and engagement with climate change issues.
What We Do
Creating positive and fun learning opportunities using informal science education approaches that are local, relevant and solutions-focused.