“World’s first city to power its water needs with sewage energy”

We need to rapidly implement solutions like this globally.  It would be great if energy recovery is included in all major new and modernization sewage treatment plant projects. https://www.newscientist.com/article/2114761-worlds-first-city-to-power-its-water-needs-with-sewage-energy/

“The broad footprint of climate change from genes to biomes to people”

“Anthropogenic climate change is now in full swing, our global average temperature already having increased by 1°C from preindustrial levels. Many studies have documented individual impacts of the changing climate that are particular to species or regions, but… Read More

‘Wildlife populations down by half since the 1970s’

“For the first time since the demise of the dinosaurs 65 million years ago, we face a global mass extinction of wildlife. We ignore the decline of other species at our peril — for they are the barometer… Read More

How Much Sea Ice Does an Individual Melt?

Here’s a way to see the real impact individuals are having on our planet. http://www.latimes.com/science/sciencenow/la-sci-sn-co2-sea-ice-20161103-story.html#pt0-655592

The New Issue in Climate Accords: Speed

Let’s Make HASTE! “It means really, really drastic mitigation in all sectors, much faster than anything we’ve seen before.” – Ulriikka Aarnio, international policy coordinator for Climate Action Network Europe http://in.reuters.com/article/climatechange-accord-rules-idINKBN13209Q#pt0-557850

Climate Change Could Trigger Tropical Evacuations

We don’t know exactly what the future has in store for us, but we should consider the risks associated with various scenarios.  Then, we can work together to reduce the risks. http://phys.org/news/2016-06-climate-trigger-tropical-evacuations.html#jCp