Blue ticked off: the controversy over the MSC fish ‘ecolabel’

The MSC’s coveted blue tick is the world’s biggest, and some say best, fishery ecolabel. So why […]

UK and Ireland among five nations most likely to survive a collapse of global civilisation, study suggests

Researchers say a worldwide breakdown could happen “within a few decades” and have identified five countries most […]

An Analysis of the Potential for the Formation of ‘Nodes of Persisting Complexity’

Abstract Human civilisation has undergone a continuous trajectory of rising sociopolitical complexity since its inception; a trend […]

Update to limits to growth

Comparing theWorld3 model with empirical data Abstract In the 1972 bestseller Limits to Growth (LtG), the authors […]

Yep, it’s bleak, says expert who tested 1970s end-of-the-world prediction

A controversial MIT study from 1972 forecast the collapse of civilization – and Gaya Herrington is here […]

Reality Blind: Integrating the Systems Science Underpinning Our Collective Futures Vol. 1

A story about Earth’s most successful modern creature – the human being. But Earth’s most successful modern […]

Economics for the future – Beyond the superorganism

Abstract Our environment and economy are at a crossroads. This paper attempts a cohesive narrative on how […]


‘Green’ billionaires behind professional activist network that led suppression of ‘Planet of the Humans’ documentary

The Michael Moore-produced ‘Planet of the Humans’ faced a coordinated suppression campaign led by professional climate activists […]


How the fossil fuel industry polluted the information landscape   Key points: 1. Internal corporate documents show […]

The carbon footprint of household energy use in the United States

Residential energy use accounts for roughly 20% of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions in the United States. Using […]

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Big oil and gas kept a dirty secret for decades. Now they may pay the price

After a century of wielding extraordinary economic and political power, America’s petroleum giants face a reckoning for […]

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What Really Happens When You Donate Your Clothes—And Why It’s Bad

Blame fast fashion. Cleaning out the closet for most millennials goes like this: You slough through the […]

Settled enough: Climate science, skepticism and prudence

Science is an edifice that is never finished. It is expanded, remodeled, and strengthened continually by the […]

Renewable energy production will exacerbate mining threats to biodiversity

Abstract Renewable energy production is necessary to halt climate change and reverse associated biodiversity losses. However, generating […]


Where hyperinflation really threatens

NOT GROCERIES, NOT WAGES – SYSTEMIC EXPOSURE Right now, the outlook for inflation – or, conversely, for […]

Bright Green Lies: Review

It’s been a year since ‘Planet of the Humans’ caused the leaders of climate campaigns to go […]

Climate change: Growing doubts over chip fat biofuel

New research questions the environmental impact of rising imports of used cooking oil (UCO) into the UK […]

Earth and Humanity: Myth and Reality

Earth and Humanity: Myth and Reality outlines 33 core myths underpinning modern cultural conversations and behaviors. By […]

The Way to Live – Official Trailer


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Combating plastics waste: UD researchers report possible solutions for hard-to-recycle plastics

Millions of tons of plastic end up in landfills every year. It’s a big societal problem and […]

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Debate: How to report on water conflict and cooperation

News reports can influence negotiations over shared water resources and play a key role in determining if […]

Jean-Marc Jancovici : Will technology save us from Climate Change ? MIT Media Lab

CLIMATE TALK: WILL TECHNOLOGY SAVE US FROM CLIMATE CHANGE? Presented by the Responsive Environments group at the […]

What Does An Ecological Civilization Look Like?

A society based on natural ecology might seem like a far-off utopia—yet communities everywhere are already creating it. As […]

Hydrogen will not be the new oil of the XXI century

Hydrogen will not be the new oil of the XXI century

[Photo: H2 hydrogen molecule – copyright by Shutterstock/Alexander Limbach] For the fourth time over the last fifty […]

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Doomsday clock panel welcomes Biden win but keeps hands at ‘100 seconds to midnight’

The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists’ measure of the world’s vulnerability to catastrophe, remains at 100 seconds […]