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Pandemics Have Multiple, Interacting Drivers

Systems thinking is essential to prevent and manage pandemics. Wicked problems, like climate disruption, extinction, and pandemics […]

210th Podcast: Stanford’s Paul Ehrlich Discusses the On-Going (and Accelerating) Sixth Mass Extinction

Our planet is currently experiencing its sixth mass extinction.  Over the past 450 million years the planet […]

How America’s hottest city will survive climate change

On a warming planet, heat hurts communities of color more. But Phoenix is finding ways to cool […]

Why a generation is choosing to be child-free

The biggest contribution anyone can make to the climate crisis is not to have children. So why […]

Where Will Everyone Go?

ProPublica and The New York Times Magazine, with support from the Pulitzer Center, have for the first […]

Climate Change’s Effects on Human Health and Health Care Delivery

The consequences of climate change directly affect human health, the practice of medicine, and the stability of […]

Decolonizing the Mind with Sherri Mitchell

PCI Executive Director Asher Miller speaks with Sherri Mitchell (Weh’na Ha’mu Kwasset) on the long history of […]

Fundamental Questions: Can humans restore our oceans?

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Fundamental Questions: What are humans doing to our oceans?

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Decolonization: Digging deeper to get at the roots of systemic injustice and unsustainability

PCI Executive Director Asher Miller speaks with Sherri Mitchell (Weh’na Ha’mu Kwasset) on the long history of […]

Story of change: The rise of the rights of nature

A global movement to give nature rights is growing in the face of a mass extinction event […]

Anticiper la crise d’après – anticipating the post-crisis

Executive summary After more than 10,000 years of relative stability—the full span of human civilization—the Earth’s climate […]

Jane Goodall on conservation, climate change and COVID-19: “If we carry on with business as usual, we’re going to destroy ourselves”

While COVID-19 and protests for racial justice command the world’s collective attention, ecological destruction, species extinction and […]

Fossil Fuels’ ‘Net-Zero’ Carbon Emissions Scam Is Something Humanity Doesn’t Have Time For

This article was produced by Earth | Food | Life, a project of the Independent Media Institute. […]

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Overpopulation and water scarcity leading to world future food crisis

OVERPOPULATION   The future of our food supply should undoubtedly be the number one concern of our world […]

Indonesia’s New Coronavirus Concern: A Post-Pandemic Baby Boom

With restrictions in place, millions stopped visiting clinics for contraceptives, says the government, which promotes family planning […]

Climate change in deep oceans could be seven times faster by middle of century, report says

Uneven heating could have major impact on marine wildlife, as species that rely on each other for […]

Why you should go animal-free: 18 arguments for eating meat debunked

Unpalatable as it may be for those wedded to producing and eating meat, the environmental and health […]

White Rhino Family on Private Sanctuary, South Africa, © M.C.Tobias

Sixth mass extinction of wildlife accelerating, scientists warn

Analysis shows 500 species on brink of extinction – as many as were lost over previous century […]

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Unite Behind Environmental Science: Transforming Values and Behaviour is as Important as Restoring Global Ecosystems

BONN, May 22 2020 (IPS) – Restoring damaged ecosystems is vital to avoid the collapse of nature’s […]

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Educating Girls is More Effective in the Climate Emergency than many Green Technologies

Hydrogen powered superyachts and donations from billionaires often grab headlines in the fight against climate change. Whilst […]

Nobody takes the renewable energy transition seriously

“A goal without a plan is just a wish.” —Antoine de Saint-Exupéry Despite all the demands from […]

The loss of nature and rise of pandemics

At the time of writing, the world is in the grips of a global pandemic the like […]

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The coronavirus is not good for nature

It may seem like COVID-19 has led to a resurgence of nature, but the full picture is […]

Impacts of Water Usage During Coronavirus Pandemic

The health of our environment affects industries across the board. One likely to be hit hard in […]