How social media is reducing climate change debates to views on veganism

Dublin/London: Ten years ago, when we ranked the most controversial articles on Wikipedia, George W Bush was at the top of the list with global warming at number five. The article on global warming has now been re-titled as climate change, but this remains among the most polarising issues of our time and one frequently… Continue reading How social media is reducing climate change debates to views on veganism

Indigenous leader to France’s Macron: Save the Amazon

A Brazilian Indigenous leader is appealing to France’s president to use his sway to fight deforestation of the Amazon By OLEG CETINIC Associated Press October 2, 2021, 4:51 PM • 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article PARIS — Decrying the “predation” of his homeland, a Brazilian Indigenous leader is appealing to… Continue reading Indigenous leader to France’s Macron: Save the Amazon

Social media is reducing climate change debates to your views on veganism

Ten years ago, when we ranked the most controversial articles on Wikipedia, George W. Bush was at the top of the list with global warming at number five. The article on global warming has now been re-titled as climate change, but this remains among the most polarising issues of our time – and one frequently… Continue reading Social media is reducing climate change debates to your views on veganism

Why NFT investors should help offset climate concerns when they buy digital art

© Akos Stiller An employee inspects rigs mining Ethereum at a cryptocurrency farm in Romania. Concerns are mounting that an acceleration in NFT trading could be detrimental to environmental safety. Photo: Bloomberg The rapidly expanding non-fungible token (NFTs) market has attracted the attention of several global industries… Continue reading Why NFT investors should help offset climate concerns when they buy digital art

ENGIE launches Ellipse, world’s most comprehensive carbon intelligence platform

Press release content from PR Newswire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation. https://apnews.com/press-release/pr-newswire/business-climate-emissions-reduction-b885e33d4084b2c72d675cada3759879 Click to copy HOUSTON, Sept. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — On the occasion of the Climate Week, ENGIE announced today the launch of Ellipse – its net zero carbon platform to accelerate global decarbonization efforts. ENGIE’s Ellipse offer is… Continue reading ENGIE launches Ellipse, world’s most comprehensive carbon intelligence platform

Climate change threatens traditional extractive communities in the Amazon

Traditional peoples in the Amazon are already experiencing the scientific community’s warnings that rising temperatures will impact those who depend on the forest for their livelihood. Brazil nuts, açaí berries, andiroba oil, copaíba oil, rubber, cacao and cupuaçu fruits are some of the products at risk of disappearance or reduced production in the next 30… Continue reading Climate change threatens traditional extractive communities in the Amazon

Social Media Is Becoming Saturated With the Climate Crisis

Tourists take a selfie while wearing face masks due to heavy smoke (this is pre-pandemic!) on Dec. 19, 2019 in Sydney, Australia.Photo: Jenny Evans (Getty Images) We are living through a time unprecedented in human history. The world is at once more connected than ever and also falling apart in ways almost beyond comprehension. Living… Continue reading Social Media Is Becoming Saturated With the Climate Crisis