January 27, 2017
“It is only when the last tree is cut down, the last fish is caught, and the last river poisoned, we will realize that we cannot eat money.”
Source: Why Going Vegan is the Greatest Thing You Can Do to Fight Global Warming | The Inertia
December 30, 2016
The presidential election took center stage, but our readers were also fascinated by everything from particle physics and rage disorder to autism in girls and the polar vortex
Source: The Most Popular Science Stories of 2016 – Scientific American
December 18, 2016
New research found that four out of five “strange weather events” were related to climate change.
Source: Climate change played a role in dozens of floods, heatwaves, and droughts last year
December 6, 2016
Humans are profoundly altering the earth. Is our impact enough to matter across geologic time? Some say it is. Welcome to the Anthropocene
Source: The Permanent, Unmistakable Mark Human Beings Have Left on Planet Earth – Scientific American
December 4, 2016
Global warming is beyond the “point of no return”, according to the lead scientist behind a ground-breaking climate change study. The full impact of climate change has been underestimated because scientists haven’t taken into account a major source of carbon in the environment. Dr Thomas Crowther’s report has concluded that carbon emitted from soil was speeding up global warming. The findings, which say temperatures will increase by 1C by 2050, are already being adopted by the United Nations.
Source: Climate change escalating so fast it is ‘beyond point of no return’ | The Independent