Category Archives: Environmentalism

Gen Z Is Devoting Their Budding Careers To Fighting Climate Crisis | My Modern Met

By Madeleine Muzdakis on September 13, 2021 The Global Strike for Climate, Toronto, Canada, 2019. (Photo: Photo: BLOODUA/DepositPhotos) The future belongs to the young.   The youth of Generation Z were born into a world of cellphones and streaming video. … Continue reading

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The Fossil Fuel Industry’s Dirty Secret | System Error

Fossil fuel companies knew about climate change decades ago. But instead of doing something about it, they spent millions to confuse the public and seed doubt. VICE World News explores their seedy tactics. This is the fossil fuel industry’s system … Continue reading

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Rethinking Climate Change. The path to a 90% emissions reduction by 2035.

The climate emergency requires climate solutions. And fast! There are lots of different proposals floating around – some of which don’t even exist yet, and probably never will. So, it’s easy to get confused about which direction is best. Now … Continue reading

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Why We Should Be Talking About Energy Storage

To reach our global goal of being net zero carbon emissions by 2050, we must solve one problem – energy storage. Thank you to Toyota for lending us the #Mirai and for sponsoring this series. Scientists, researchers, and engineers are … Continue reading

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Madrid Is Building an Urban Forest To Combat Climate Change | My Modern Met

This urban forest will include half a million trees spread across 46 miles around the city.   Cities generate about three-quarters of the world’s greenhouse emissions and they take up about two-thirds of the global energy supply. Now, more than … Continue reading

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What Could Happen in a World That’s 4 Degrees Warmer | WIRED Brand Lab

Produced by WIRED Brand Lab for Western Digital. Comedian Aparna Nancherla explores how global warming and climate change will directly affect our lives 100 years from now when the average global temperature is projected to increase by 4 degrees Celsius, … Continue reading

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What is net zero? | The Economist

ore than 50 countries around the world have pledged to become net zero. But what does net zero actually mean—and is it achievable? Find The Economist’s most recent coverage on climate change: https://econ.st/3zCt2uW Sign up to The Economist’s daily newsletter … Continue reading

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Climate crisis: Could scientists refreeze the Arctic?

The flash floods, the wildfires, the lightning strikes and the extreme weather that’s swept much of the world over the last month is prompting fears that climate change is accelerating at a pace faster than ever anticipated. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) Concerns … Continue reading

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Why fossil fuel companies should be lawyering up

Corporations and governments have mastered the art of dodging the bullet when it comes to tackling climate change. But now they’re in trouble. Climate activists around the world are taking them to court in climate litigation cases– and they’re winning. … Continue reading

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VOICE ABOVE WATER

VOICE ABOVE WATER is the story of a 90-year-old Balinese fisherman who can no longer fish because of the amount of plastic pollution in the ocean, instead he collects trash in hopes of being able to fish again. The story … Continue reading

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