How ‘climate procrastination’ has put the planet in peril

JUDY WOODRUFF: The United Nations has released a grim and alarming assessment about the impact of climate change. Even worse, it found that countries around the world are not doing nearly enough right now to slow the damage before it becomes worse. JOHN CHRISTENSEN, Lead Author, United Nations Emissions Gap Report: The probability of avoiding […]

How These Farmers Are Confronting the Climate Crisis | NowThis

– Average temperatures of the globe is continuing to go up— which, by the way, is a consensus. It’s 99.9% scientists are on the same page about this now. – 20 years ago, I was preaching that it was a hoax. When you get out of your own backyard, and you talk to people, and […]

More Climate Buzzwords You Need to Know | NowThis

Environmental justice is an important part of addressing the climate crisis because underserved communities usually feel the impacts of climate change This includes having Being exposed to unhealthy air and water can lead to real health impacts, including asthma. Environmental justice calls for the fair treatment and meaningful involvement of all people— regardless of race, […]

The Climate Crisis Buzzwords You Need to Know | NowThis

Greenhouse gases, also called GHGs, are gases in the atmosphere that are both They include These gases cause our atmosphere to warm because they absorb radiation emitted by the Earth’s atmosphere and trap heat. The more greenhouse gases we release into the atmosphere by doing things like burning gas and coal, And scientists have sounded […]

How Texas Republicans Are Fighting Climate Change | AJ+

“The prairie sky is wide and high…” Deep in the heart of Texas… Texas is unlike any other place I’ve ever been. This doesn’t look like Ahmed. Bubba. Bubba, alright. It’s got a lot of attitude … It’s the greatest country in the world. “Everything is bigger in Texas”. and a lot of stereotypes. “And […]

Innovating to zero! | Bill Gates

I’m going to talk today about energy and climate. And that might seem a bit surprising, because my full-time work at the foundation is mostly about vaccines and seeds, about the things that we need to invent and deliver to help the poorest two billion live better lives. But energy and climate are extremely important […]

Could We Reverse Global Warming? | Unveiled

Is It Possible to Reverse Global Warming? The average temperature on Earth is rising. And although some have written climate change off as “natural”, according to NASA reports 97% of working scientists agree that the driving force for global warming is human activity. If it’s left unchecked, we could be facing a global catastrophe. So, […]

The REAL Reason Extinction Rebellion Protests

Hi everyone, I hope you’re all well. So, I know I said I wasn’t going to talk any more about climate change activists, but, given the events of the past week, I unfortunately felt like I had no choice. The past seven days has been International Rebellion Week; a self-imposed week of climate change action […]

Transforming Air Into Pure Drinking Water Is Finally Possible, Here’s How

Deserts are not particularly welcoming environments, and yet at least hundred million people live in desert regions around the world, according to the UN. They have to make due with less than 25 cm of rainfall each year, and for many, even that miniscule water supply is under threat as climate change is making dry […]

Climate justice in Sápmi: Jonas Vannar, Reindeer herder

JOKKMOKK SCHWEDEN Rentiere sind keine Kühe. Sie eignen sich nicht für ein Leben hinter Zäunen. Sie sind die Rotwildart mit dem größten Bewegungsdrang. Sie sind an ein freies Leben gewöhnt Jonas Vannar Rentierhirte und suchen sich ihr Futter selbst. Wenn man zu viele von ihnen auf zu engem Raum einsperrt, werden sie krank. Das ist […]