Carbon Emissions Reach Unprecedented Lows, Courtesy Global Lockdowns

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Carbon Emissions Reach Unprecedented Lows, Courtesy Global Lockdowns Since lockdowns were imposed globally due to the coronavirus crisis, they trigger a dramatic fall in global Carbon dioxide emissions; research has shown. The first definitive study of global carbon output in the recent year disclosed that emissions of the greenhouse gas per day plunged 17% by early … Read more

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Study Finds Estimates of Microplastic Pollution in Oceans Immensely Misjudged

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Study Finds Estimates of Microplastic Pollution in Oceans Immensely Misjudged Abundant microplastics pollution in oceans is likely to have been greatly underestimated, as per research suggesting that the number of particles present there could be at least double than what was thought previously. The waters off coasts of the UK and US, when trawled by the … Read more

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Researchers Find Chances of Dust Bowl Condition Similar To That of 1930s Great Depression Are Now More Than Double

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Researchers Find Chances of Dust Bowl Condition Similar To That of 1930s Great Depression Are Now More Than Double Dust bowl, the agricultural conditions during the great depression of the 1930s in the US, that helped propel mass migration among drought-stricken farmers are now more than twice as likely to reoccur in the region due … Read more

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Climate Crisis Triggers The Spread of Green Snow in Antarctica

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Climate Crisis Triggers The Spread of Green Snow in Antarctica Coastal Antarctica has experienced a curious phenomenon of green snow over the last few years, all caused by the climate crisis. The green snow that covered parts of its shores is spreading farther inland. A new study published in the journal Nature Communications on Wednesday discovered that the microscopic algae bloomed on … Read more

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Leading City Mayors Warn “Business As Usual” Post Coronavirus Crisis Could Lead To Catastrophic Consequences

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Leading City Mayors Warn “Business As Usual” Post Coronavirus Crisis Could Lead To Catastrophic Consequences The world cannot return to ‘business as usual’ after the Covid-19 crisis if humanity is to escape catastrophic climate breakdown, mayors from many of the leading cities of the world have warned. A “statement of principles” has been published by the … Read more

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Unprecedented And Deadly Humidity-Heat Weather Conditions Are Becoming More Common

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Unprecedented And Deadly Humidity-Heat Weather Conditions Are Becoming More Common Killer combination of heat and humidity or “humid-heat” waves, not experienced before by humans, are already ravaging the world and is becoming more common, contrary to climate studies that suggested these extreme impacts are still decades away. Friday, a new report released by The Earth … Read more

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Study Reveals One Billion People Will Be Forced To Live in Unendurable Heat in Next 50 Years

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Study Reveals One Billion People Will Be Forced To Live in Unendurable Heat in Next 50 Years One billion people will pay the human cost of the climate crisis that will hit harder, wider, very soon than believed earlier. The mass will be either displaced or forced to endure intolerable heat for every additional 1C rise in the global temperature, … Read more

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Scientists Warn Logging Native Forests Makes Australian Bushfires More Severe And Devastating

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Scientists Warn Logging Native Forests Makes Australian Bushfires More Severe And Devastating The historical and contemporary logging regimes of Australia has been the ‘compelling evidence’ that makes Australian bushfires more severe and is likely to have aggravated the catastrophic summer bushfires in the country, a senior Australian scientists’ group have warned in an international journal. The Australian scientists … Read more

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Climate Activists Fear The Sudden Spur in Plastic Waste Due To COVID-19 Could Be Permanent

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Climate Activists Fear The Sudden Spur in Plastic Waste Due To COVID-19 Could Be Permanent The gust of Coronavirus has flurried plastic waste such as surgical masks, gloves, protective equipment, and body bags all over. The COVID-19 crisis has propelled a rapid expansion of the production of these desperately-needed plastic products, with governments racing to increase … Read more

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Leading Biodiversity Experts Warn The World Will Witness More Deadly Pandemics If Human-Made Destructions of Nature Continue

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Leading Biodiversity Experts Warn The World Will Witness More Deadly Pandemics If Human-Made Destructions of Nature Continue No other species, but humans are responsible for the coronavirus pandemic. And now more deadly and destructive disease outbreaks are likely to be followed unless their root cause, the rampant destruction of the natural world, is halted immediately, … Read more

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