The reality is that as we pump carbon pollution into the atmosphere and alter our climate system, we’re gambling with not only the weather, but also what’s for dinner — for reindeer and us.
As big players in climate-sensitive economic sectors like agriculture, women are not just victims. They are also acting as powerful agents of change.
Hear the news? The U.S. government has reached an agreement with major automakers on a significant increase in fuel economy standards.
High up in the atmosphere, our naturally occurring ozone layer works to protect us from UV radiation. But ground-level ozone, created from the burning of fossil fuels, contributes to smog and harms our hearts and lungs.
Thankfully, Solomon Islanders are not burying their heads in the fine white sand that lines their shores. Instead, through a new project funded by a UN program, they are facing the sad reality of climate change and working to prepare.
Without strong support for innovative initiatives, transporting goods through the Arctic could make it harder to solve the climate crisis.
Disastrous droughts are making headlines again this week.