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Current posts of interest:
Scientists have created an enzyme to degrade plastic (PET). Perhaps a hope to recycle some of the millions of tons of plastic produced annually?
Is temperature really rising ? Are CO2 concentrations increasing ? What are some effects ? This BBC article uses graphs to demonstrate climate change …
The Stanford Research reported to the American Petroleum Institute (API) that rising CO2 levels, “could bring about climatic changes” … in 1968.
Plastic, plastic everywhere … Soooo much plastic !
We’ve made ~8.3 billion tons of the stuff – how much is that really?
The year 2016 made history, with a record global temperature, exceptionally low sea ice, and unabated sea level rise and ocean heat
Do you have questions about climate change? What’s Happening? What could happen? What to do?
Soooo many boats chasing sooooo few fish …
The inglorious outcome should be clear …
Exxon Mobil will reconsider how it communicates the risks it faces from climate change …
Recommended posts contributed by the Sustainability World community:
“Sustainable development”… The first thing that comes to my mind is to meet the needs of the present without compromising those of the future …
The BBC chronicls milestones, scientific discoveries, technical innovations & politics of climate change …
Change starts with you – have a look at just a few of the many things you can do to make an impact!
News contributed by the Sustainability World community:
IPCC report on global warming finds severe effects of waming at even 1.5°C rise of temperature.
Rising seas and oceans menace coastal communities from southern USA to southeastern Asia …
The first of a fleet intended to clean the ocean of plastic garbage takes to the seas.
This short article reviews the possible causes of widespread obesity. It refutes much ‘conventional wisdom’ and puts the blame squarely on sugar and the food industry.
Initiatives, campaigns and petitions of interest:
For many years Earth Focus Foundation has been active in raising awareness of sustainability in different schools around Geneva. Originally, Earth Focus published a magazine and organized events helping the younger generation have a stronger voice on matters of...
The Great Green Wall of Africa is fighting back against the growth of the Sahara Desert … and building a ‘green wall’ across the entire width of Africa.
All posts (to see the entire listing, click here):
Sign this petition asking the UN to recognize the rights of Mother Earth/Nature alongside human rights.
Earth-Day: a half a century of this environmental holiday, and what it means today.
The environment’s heart beat of Epping Forest, over 3000 years old, it’s amazing ability to regenerate, multiply and sustain biodiversity …
Demand a plan for the recovery of the planet: sign the petition for G20 to adopt the Club of Rome’s proposed post-Covid-19 global economic recovery plan.
What oil companies will have to pay in Europe to decommission old wells amounts to half of their reported debt obligations. These are significant.
The Lausanne conference on Climate Awarness – 37 countries and Greta Thunburg.
Earth Trusteeship Platform gathered 22, 23 June 2018 in The Hague to discuss its initiative, “The Hague Principles for a Universal Declaration on Responsibilities for Human Rights and Earth Trusteeship”.