June 2, 2020
We are proud to announce the incorporation of the newly-formed Scientists Warning Foundation. The Scientists Warning Foundation was officially registered in the State of California in the U.S. on April 20, 2020. Moving . . .
April 15, 2020
Earth Challenge 2020 "is the world’s largest ever coordinated citizen science campaign. The initiative integrates existing citizen science projects and builds capacity for new ones — all to grow citizen . . .
April 14, 2020
Take Urgent Action: Demand a GREEN Recovery Plan For The Planet The COVID-19 (the first horseman) pandemic demands swift and unprecedented action from governments worldwide. The depth of the crisis . . .
April 13, 2020
The COVID-19 virus and its economic impact diverts our attention from every other issue right now, but it doesn't mean dumping the growing sustainability and ecological challenges we face. Politicians . . .
March 27, 2020
We live in a world of our making. A world of impending planetary catastrophe, a world in the midst of the 6th mass extinction of life. A world being heated . . .
February 6, 2020
The face of Greta Thunberg speaking out so clearly and confidently and with such urgency, both gives us hope and alarms us. We have hope because there are many, among . . .
January 31, 2020
Our world is in crisis. CO2 levels in the atmosphere continues to rise unbated, oceans are warming and acidifying, ice at the poles and in glaciers melts, sea levels rise . . .
November 13, 2019
A copy of most of my letter to a friend of our work: Sorry it’s taken me so long to get this email out. The chaos caused by the switch . . .
November 5, 2019
Humanity is currently suspended between the Reality of the present climate emergency, denial by the economic forces that benefit the few at the expense of all, the ignorant bliss of . . .
October 28, 2019
We just received direct authorization to share this email, from a friend who cares very deeply about all our work--yours, mine, theirs, ours. He either knows most of the leaders . . .
October 4, 2019
On 24th September, Breitbart, a far-right American news outlet, published an article saying that 500 scientists were telling the United Nations that there is “no climate emergency.”  As a . . .
September 29, 2019
Greta Thunberg, the now famous Swedish child and prominent environmental activist who has focused the world on the risks posed by global warming, is being attacked by climate deniers, right . . .
September 28, 2019
Most researchers now agree that the daunting math of climate change means we’ll need carbon capture. Models that show us hitting the Paris climate target of “well below” 2°C rise . . .
July 11, 2019
It has become increasingly clear to me that the never ending global quest for more economic growth relies on both population and consumption growth as well as ever more energy . . .
June 10, 2019
Having had some small successes in my attempts to slow down anthropogenic climate change, I felt compelled to write a post so that others could learn from my experience. Two . . .
May 1, 2019
What is becoming increasingly obvious is the fact that negative emission technologies (NETs) must complement emission reductions and natural carbon sink enhancement, if the planet is to become restored. I . . .
April 29, 2019
Our earthly home is commonly visualized as “planet earth”. True enough, but in fact we really are also living aboard a space ship made by Nature—Space Ship Earth. It is . . .
March 31, 2019
The daunting math of climate change means that in the next 12 years, climate change impacts could push another 100 million people into extreme poverty. Climate change and poverty are . . .
March 25, 2019
Earth System Science (ESS) is the application of systems science to the Earth sciences. It attempts to study the whole Earth as a system of many interacting parts and focus . . .
March 7, 2019
Note: The spray chalk used can easily be wiped off. Those taking part in the action were consulted before the words were sprayed. No one was arrested as a consequence. . . .
February 9, 2019
Everything is put off far enough, as though there were time. . . Time for someone else to deal with it! The meltwater from those Himalayan glaciers serve a couple . . .
January 23, 2019
So what do I tell my children and grandchildren? When a good friend asked this question last year, Bruce Mason began work on a response that eventually became "Front Row . . .
January 19, 2019
Ecological, regenerative, well-being and sharing economy (video) concepts are now emerging in public discourse. In the following video with Andrew Yang, the well-being economy is explained along with the notion . . .
January 10, 2019
According to Jarvis Cocker, author at The Guardian who wrote The Iceman Cometh, "of the Arctic sea ice, 75% has been lost over the past 30 years. Last year saw . . .
January 8, 2019
Though born and raised in Alberta, I have lived in British Columbia, Canada, for some years now, specifically on Salt Spring Island (just off the east coast of Vancouver Island), . . .
We Are Being Warned
Humanity is on a collision course with Nature.
A damaged Nature will survive. We may not.
We must change course to avert an ecological disaster.
Air pollution is the release of substances into the air that are detrimental...read more...
Today fully one-sixth of the world’s human population lacks access to clean drinking...read more...
Human activities are threatening the health of the world's oceans. More than 80...read more...
It is the fragile 'skin' that anchors all life on Earth, comprised of...read more...
Deforestation is clearing Earth's forests on a massive scale, often resulting in damage...read more...
World Wildlife Foundation estimates 60% of global biodiversity loss results from clearing land...read more...
Unsustainable growth Until the early 19th century, fewer than a billion people lived...read more...
Climate change has already begun to transform life on Earth. Without action, the impacts of...read more...
What’s Good for the Planet, is Good for You "If one cares about...read more...
Infinite Growth on a Finite Planet “Global civilization has an operating system. It...read more...
We Must Take Action
Humanity is on a collision course with nature.
We must take action if we are to survive.
Activism and Civil Disobedience
Now more than ever, citizens of the world must take action regarding the climate crisis. Activism is an essential part of being...read more...
Have you heard of anyone going to court to obtain protection from climate change impacts? Or to sue a company...read more...
Adopt a Plant Rich Diet
If you're looking for something you can do starting immediately that will have the biggest most profound impact on the...read more...
Flying is bad for the environment and a major driver of climate change. The number of flights is forecast to...read more...
Subscribe to The Daily Climate
The Daily Climate is an independent media organization working to increase public understanding of climate change, including its scope and...read more...
Distinguish Needs and Wants
"Distinguish between real needs and artificial wants and control the latter," is a quote from Mahatma Gandhi that quite aptly...read more...
Regard All Life as Sacred
Regard all life as sacred because that is what sustains us on this planet. There are so many interdependent relationships...read more...
The Alliance Of World Scientists
The Alliance of World Scientists (AWS) is a new international assembly of scientists, which is independent of both governmental and non-governmental organizations and corporations. It asserts that in order to prevent widespread misery caused by catastrophic damage to the biosphere,...read more...