Thursday, December 9, 2021

Articles

‘Climate Changes Everything’ by Herbert Girardet

The major climate changes now certain to affect the planet change everything. In 300 years we will have burned 300 million years worth of fossil fuels. Some of us are having a great time...

‘Go out and save the world!’ by TIM FLANNERY

Climate change is happening because too much CO2 in the air is trapping heat, melting the ice caps and fuelling hurricanes. Species are already going extinct, and people living in the Arctic and on...

‘The Choice is Ours’ by MARK LYNAS

For me the most memorable photos of the 2004 Asian tsunami were taken by two Canadian holidaymakers, John and Jackie Knill, on the beach at Khao Lak in Thailand.  Their first picture shows the...

Coral reefs face infection risk from plastic

Scientists have established yet another hazard from the millions of tons of plastic waste that tip into the sea: it delivers microbial infection to the world’s coral reefs. When plastic pollutants snag on coral reefs, the likelihood...

APE IN AFRICA

Artists Project Earth (APE) Founder and Music Director, Kenny Young and Photographer Sophie Molins, recount their travels in Mali during the first recording sessions for APE’s upcoming new album. This year, APE will be launching...

Carbon and the Biosphere by Herbert Girardet

There is growing scientific evidence that to avoid a climate catastrophe in the coming decades we need not just to reduce carbon emissions, but, beyond that, to reduce actual concentrations of CO2 already present...

Climate Crisis by George Monbiot

I want to take a moment to remind you of where we have come from. For the first three million years of human history, we lived according to circumstance.  Our lives were ruled by...