xkcd’s latest book “What If?” reviewed by Peter Gleick
xkcd’s latest book “What If?” reviewed by Peter Gleick

‘What If? – A Review of Randall Munroe’s New Book by Peter H. Gleick, Huffington Post , August 31, 2014 One night, years ago,…

Nine Years After Katrina, Coastal Restoration Plans Remain Distant Dream for New Orleans
Nine Years After Katrina, Coastal Restoration Plans Remain Distant Dream for New Orleans

The scars of Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans that remain nine years later are a reminder of the city’s vulnerability to rising tides and…

Pests Pose Increasing Risk to Food Security
Pests Pose Increasing Risk to Food Security

By Tim Radford, Climate News Network LONDON –  Coming soon to a farm near you: just about every possible type of pest that could take…

Climate Change Should Be Part Of Environmental Reviews
Climate Change Should Be Part Of Environmental Reviews

The initial February 2008 legal petition issued by the plaintiffs was rather simple: the White House’s Council for Environmental Quality…

Cut Carbon, Breathe Easier, Live Longer
Cut Carbon, Breathe Easier, Live Longer

By   Brian Palmer , OnEarth What if I offered you an investment that would make us all healthier, save thousands of lives, and pay for…

Siberian craters – Yet another reason that we need action to stop Climate Change
Siberian craters – Yet another reason that we need action to stop Climate Change

Rather worrying news about those mysterious sink holes that have appeared in Siberia. It now appears they were giant methane releases – long…

Introducing the Global Climate Ambassadors!
Introducing the Global Climate Ambassadors!

On September 21 the largest climate mobilisation will be taking place in NY and beyond. A delegation of globally diverse grassroots leaders will…

Popular Resistance Newsletter: Deepening Protests On Racism, Israel & Climate
Popular Resistance Newsletter: Deepening Protests On Racism, Israel & Climate

As we approach Labor Day, our thoughts go to the treatment of workers. We will post a number of good articles on this topic in the next few days.…

On Speciesism and Token Gestures
On Speciesism and Token Gestures

Wikimedia Commons Source My Face Is On Fire The bottom line is that for any animal advocacy to bring about meaningful long-term change for the…