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Team Climate: Live from Sochi

By Kaylee Weil

As we walked into Olympic Park on Feb. 8, the morning after the spectacular opening ceremony, there were at least 50 security guards within eyesight. To enter the venue, we passed through three security checkpoints. In that moment, security no longer felt like the biggest concern of the Games. The burning sun beating down on our cheeks did. That first day, two of our group, Team Climate, got sunburns. During the first week of the Olympics, temperatures climbed into the high 50s and low 60s. At moments, it was easy to forget which Olympic Games we were actually watching — …read more

Source: Huffington Post Green