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 […]

World food system ‘faces growing crisis’

  Canberra, June 29, 2020: The global food system is headed for failure, with potentially catastrophic consequences […]

Racism Is Killing the Planet

The ideology of white supremacy leads the way toward disposable people and a disposable natural world. Last […]

Scientists’ warning on affluence

Nature Communications volume 11, Article number: 3107 (2020) Cite this article  Abstract For over half a century, worldwide growth in affluence has continuously […]

India’s protected areas: Going, going…

During the current global pandemic, many governments are creating even more danger by using the crisis to […]

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 […]

Understanding Our Pandemic – Economy Predicament

The world’s number one problem today is that the world’s population is too large for its resource […]

The Fallacy of Endless Economic Growth

What economists around the world get wrong about the future. The idea that economic growth can continue […]

Long-term thermal sensitivity of Earth’s tropical forests

The sensitivity of tropical forest carbon to climate is a key uncertainty in predicting global climate change. […]

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The Pre-pandemic Universe Was the Fiction

What the coronavirus outbreak reveals is not the unreality of our present moment, but the illusions it […]

Wildlife Collapse From Climate Change Is Predicted to Hit Suddenly and Sooner

Climate change could result in a more abrupt collapse of many animal species than previously thought, starting […]

Surviving and Thriving in the 21st Century

A CALL TO ALL NATIONS AND PEOPLE The Commission for the Human Future here calls on the […]

Reducing human population would affect both supply and requirement of working hours. Punch Clock by Tom Blackwell | Flickr | CC BY-NC 2.0

COVID-19 and the Doomsday Clock: Observations on managing global risk

On January 23, 2020, the Science and Security Board of the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists moved […]

Closer than ever: It is 100 seconds to midnight

Humanity continues to face two simultaneous existential dangers—nuclear war and climate change—that are compounded by a threat […]

‘Instead of Coronavirus, the Hunger Will Kill Us.’ A Global Food Crisis Looms.

The world has never faced a hunger emergency like this, experts say. It could double the number […]

Coronavirus: Out of Many, One

What the US Federal Government and the States Should Do to Fight the Coronavirus Summary: It makes […]

The Coronavirus Offers a Radical New Vision for India’s Cities

On the morning of April 3rd, residents of Jalandhar, an industrial town in the Indian state of […]

Countries and regions by population density

Stop Pandemics Before They Start

For good reason, a lot of scientific attention is focused on slowing the spread of the corona […]

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The Turning Point

‘The Turning Point’ explores the destruction of the environment, climate change and species extinction from a different […]

Shaking the Viral Tree An Interview with David Quammen

In this interview, science writer David Quammen, author of Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic, speaks […]

The Earth Is Telling Us We Must Rethink Our Growth Society

Why COVID-19 previews a larger crash. What we must do to save ourselves. As the pandemic builds, […]

Coronavirus and the climate crisis

Common causes and shared solutions. We are living in a moment when two major global threats, a […]

The Coming Age of Dispersion

As of this writing, the long-term effects of the coronavirus pandemic remain uncertain. But one possible consequence […]

Why America has the world’s most confirmed Covid-19 cases

 On Thursday, we hit a grim watershed. The US overtook Italy and China as the country with […]