Science Energy Earth Minute Letdown: What Now? By Shea Gunther Writer University of New Hampshire Rochester Institute of Technology University of Southern Maine Shea Gunther is a writer, entrepreneur, and podcaster living in Portland, Maine. He covers topics such as renewable energy, climate change, and nature. our editorial process Shea Gunther Updated January 22, 2020 Well, turns out that holding your breath doesn't do a whole lot to save the world. (Photo: Anatoliy Karlyuk/Shutterstock) Share Twitter Pinterest Email Science Renewable Energy Fossil Fuels This is an open thread. What are some things you can do to actually green up your life? What are some ways you've changed your life so as to cut a lighter footprint on the world? How has it gone? Share your thoughts in comments. I'll go first.