A high-stakes dinner party in Paris

It’s the new buzz word of the environmental movement: Paris 2015.

Surely you’ve noticed its hashtag equivalent, the no less cryptic ‘#COP21,’ or better yet, sometimes it’s referred to as just simply ‘Paris.’

What the heck is it? What does it mean? What’s all the fuss?

We’re working on a special edition of EcoAlert that is all about the United Nations Conference on Climate Change and what it will mean for you. In the meantime, here is a great video from Grist explaining what the conference is all about and what’s at stake.