June Collector of the Month: Zacariah Heim

You joined the collective not all that long ago, but wasted no time making big contributions to OpenAir’s R&D work. Can you summarize what you’ve been working on since you...
By Christopher Neidl June 6, 2022

May Collectors of the Month: Charles Yang and Harsh Sanghi

So what got you into carbon removal, and how did you find your way into the OpenAir community? Charles: I first found OpenAir through the seminar series This is CDR....
By Christopher Neidl May 7, 2022

April Collector of the Month: Tina Baumgartner

So you are kicking off a really exciting and important new mission with CDReality. What’s the main idea and how did it come to you? CDReality has two main goals,...
By Christopher Neidl April 6, 2022

Cyan continues to evolve, and 2022 is set to bring major transitions.

Cyan is well known both within and outside of the OpenAir community as a breakthrough DIY carbon removal mission that has helped define what R&D missions are and can be...
By Christopher Neidl March 14, 2022

February Collector of the Month: Ange Tran

As a professional graphic designer your career seems to have had a heavy activist orientation. Can you give us a summary of your journey? As a designer it’s been personally...
By Christopher Neidl January 7, 2022

December Collector of the Month: Mario Rivera

How did you wind up linking up with OpenAir and working on the CRLA logo? Over the last few years I have tried to offer a good part of my...
By Christopher Neidl December 6, 2021

We have a new website! (In case you didn’t notice)

Regular visitors to www.openaircollective.cc will have noticed some big changes to the site this time around. After about a year of threatening to completely revamp our web presence, a few...
By Christopher Neidl November 4, 2021

The LECCLA Roundup: January 2021

The Low Embodied Carbon Concrete Leadership Act (LECCLA), OpenAir’s very first advocacy mission, kicked off in New York State back in June 2019 as a very rough idea jotted down...
By Christopher Neidl January 25, 2021