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WWF’s Inconsistent Climate and Forest Messages

WWF’s Inconsistent Climate and Forest Messages

WWF has released a new report entitled «Climate Change: faster, stronger, sooner», which concludes what many of us have known for some time, that «global warming is accelerating [ark] at a faster rate than climate change experts had previously predicted». Ever since the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change [search] (IPCC) released their Fourth Assessment Report […]

GUEST: Hansen’s Proposal to Replace Coal with Wood Is Ecologically Misguided

GUEST: Hansen’s Proposal to Replace Coal with Wood Is Ecologically Misguided

  Amongst scientists, James Hansen [search] has long been one of the clearest voices for strong action against climate change including ending the use of coal [ark | search]. Yet now he advocates replacing coal with wood from vast tree plantations [ark | more\ark], burning the wood and capturing and sequestering the carbon dioxide. It […]

Get with the FLOW: No Water, No Life

Get with the FLOW: No Water, No Life

Wake up to the World’s greatest crisis! No, it is not financial; rather, the global water crisis [search] is both the most important political and environmental issue of the 21st Century. An important new documentary entitled «Flow — For the Love of Water» was released earlier in the year and sounds an urgent alarm, water […]