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Biden vowed to ban new drilling on public lands. It won’t be easy.

Climate pledge to halt federal drilling permits faces legal and political obstacles. One of Joe Biden’s boldest […]

A simple way to understand what’s happening … and what to do

The world seems to be coming apart at the seams. It’s critical to understand why, so that […]

The Great Unraveling?

The coronavirus pandemic has brought the interconnectedness and fragility of global systems into stark relief. In this […]

Amid Climate Crisis, Many Americans Still Don’t Know What the Green New Deal Is

Americans could be forgiven if the first time they heard about the Green New Deal was during […]

Embracing nature’s diversity to nourish generations to come

To meet the world’s growing demand for food, we need to change what we grow and how […]

Peter Gleick’s National Water Plan for California

Rehash of his 2012 ‘Water for the 21st Century Plan’ that went nowhere even under Obama and […]

The Plastic Pandemic

COVID-19 trashed the recycling dream. COVID-19 has hit plastic recycling, just as big oil firms are investing […]

What if Local and Diverse Is Better Than Networked and Global?

Helena Norberg-Hodge has been arguing for localism since the 1970s, but the pandemic is making the Australian […]

Extreme poverty set for first rise since 1998, World Bank warns

Extreme poverty is set to rise this year for the first time in more than two decades, […]

Providing decent living with minimum energy: A global scenario

Highlights: Providing Decent Living with Minimum Energy: A Global Scenario. As ecological breakdown looms, the basic material […]

What If Preventing Collapse Isn’t Profitable?

The real downside of the green-profit narrative has been that it created the assumption in many people’s […]

China just stunned the world with its step-up on climate action – and the implications for Australia may be huge

China’s President Xi Jinping surprised the global community recently by committing his country to net-zero emissions by […]

The need for strategic food policy in Australia

Food is the most interconnected policy issue any government faces. In Australia, governing the food system cuts […]

The Psychology of Denying Overpopulation

Easy math meets bad behavioral economics. Let’s imagine we were giving an award for the worst social […]

Investors that manage US$47tn demand world’s biggest polluters back plan for net-zero emissions

Climate Action 100+ group put 161 fossil fuel, mining, transport and other big-emitting companies on notice in […]

Investors that manage US$47tn demand world’s biggest polluters back plan for net-zero emissions

Climate Action 100+ group put 161 fossil fuel, mining, transport and other big-emitting companies on notice in […]

How Trump damaged science — and why it could take decades to recover

The US president’s actions have exacerbated the pandemic that has killed more than 200,000 people in the […]

Nobel prize-winning economics of climate change is misleading and dangerous – here’s why

While climate scientists warn that climate change could be catastrophic, economists such as 2018 Nobel prize winner […]

Living Planet Report

Every two years, WWF publishes the Living Planet Report, a science-based analysis on the health of our […]

Stop this Total Madness

Further to our MAHB update from September 27 and our recently featured article we’d like to share […]

Tomorrow

In 2012, “Nature” published a study led by more than 20 researchers from the top scientific institutions […]

Circular economy: 10 awesome ideas to reuse packaging

In this whiteboard animation, I present 10 inspiring ideas to reuse packaging and avoid single-use packaging based […]

Earth overshoot day and population

Too many people consuming too many resources and generating too much waste: that’s why humanity keeps pushing […]

A Major Oil Pipeline Project Strikes Deep at the Heart of Africa

Despite the global plunge in oil prices, a major pipeline that would carry oil 900 miles across […]

Joe Biden

Who Can Win America’s Politics of Humiliation?

Trump or Biden? About four years ago, without asking anybody, I changed my job description. It used […]