Category Archives: climate change

Six Rules for Humans Rejoining the Natural World

According to George Monbiot, Jeremy Lent is “One of the greatest thinkers of our age.  His book “The Web of Meaning: Integrating Science and Traditional Wisdom to Find Our Place in the Universe” is awe-inspiring.  His span of knowledge is … Continue reading

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Why we still don’t yet know how bad climate migration will get

The latest 3,600-page report from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, the United Nations’ climate research unit, examines the consequences of rising average temperatures for people around the world. However: Myths and misconceptions are undermining efforts to deal with migration … Continue reading

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There’s an invisible ecosystem in the air — and climate change is disrupting it

New research shows how warmer temperatures could push atmospheric pathogens into new areas. https://grist.org/climate/theres-an-invisible-ecosystem-in-the-air-and-climate-change-is-disrupting-it/?

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Post Doom

Regenerative conversations exploring overshoot grief, grounding, and gratitude.  These are worth spending time on.   Mostly around an hour each. A post-doom mindset is a hard-earned and often fluctuating state of being. Classic stages of grief mark a well-worn path. However, mere … Continue reading

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In the face of climate change, it’s time to rethink regular work hours

https://www.anthropocenemagazine.org/2022/01/in-face-of-climate-change-rethink-regular-work-hours/?

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Climate change has destabilized the Earth’s poles

From the Washington Post: Climate change has destabilized the Earth’s poles, putting the rest of the planet in peril New research shows how rising temperatures have irreversibly altered both the Arctic and Antarctic. Ripple effects will be felt around the … Continue reading

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Is it possible that the world is approaching end times?

Gail Tverberg’s latest (very long) piece concludes that: We also have the opportunity to decide how we want to live the rest of our lives. We have been led for many years down the path of believing that economic growth … Continue reading

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Nationalisation in all but name

Tim Watkin’s latest piece concludes that: Since we can expect several more energy suppliers to collapse during the winter months, as has happened in the rail industry, we can expect these to be nationalised too. But even this “solution” depends … Continue reading

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Accepting grim realities while maintaining a zest for improving life on earth now

Accepting grim realities while maintaining a zest for improving life on earth now — GREEN DREAMER

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Europe is warming faster than the rest of the world and scientists are puzzled

The conclusions of the COP26 summit, however, offer some hope. More than 100 nations have committed to reduce emissions of methane, which is 80 times more warming than carbon dioxide, by 30% by the end of this decade. About 140 … Continue reading

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