Greenhouse Gas Emissions Accelerate Like a ‘Speeding Freight Train’ in 2018

Greenhouse gas emissions worldwide are growing at an accelerating pace this year, researchers said Wednesday, putting the world on track to face some of the most severe consequences of global warming sooner than expected. Scientists… Read More

David Attenborough Warns Of ‘Collapse Of Civilizations’ At U.N. Climate Meeting

David Attenborough, the naturalist and broadcaster, sounded a dire warning in a speech Monday to the U.N. climate conference in Poland. “Right now we are facing a man-made disaster of global scale, our greatest threat… Read More

Trump to Iraqi PM: How about that oil? – Axios

President Trump twice raised to the Iraqi prime minister the idea of repaying America for its wars with Iraqi oil, a highly controversial ask that runs afoul of international norms and logic, according to sources… Read More

Climate change report: Al Gore says Trump administration seeks to “bury” climate report by releasing it on Black Friday

Environmental groups and activists blasted the White House this week, saying it was trying to “bury” a long-awaited government report on climate change by releasing it on Black Friday, the day after Thanksgiving. Among those who spoke… Read More

Jair Bolsonaro’s rise to power casts shadow over UN environment conference

Jair Bolsonaro’s rise to power in Brazil has cast a shadow over the first global environment conference since the ultra-nationalist was elected to lead the most biodiverse nation on Earth. Participants at the the UN… Read More

Thousands gather to block London bridges in climate rebellion

More than 50 people were arrested on Saturday as thousands of demonstrators occupied five bridges in central London to voice their concern over the looming climate crisis. Protesters including families and pensioners began massing on… Read More

Op Ed: Tropical Trump Declares War on Amazonia

by Robert Hunziker When it comes to planetary carnage, Trump (Amerika’s president) is facing strong competition. Brazil’s new president Jair Bolsonaro aka “Tropical Trump” will likely outdo Amerika’s destroy the EPA Trump. Bolsonaro declared war… Read More