Archive for the category ‘ENVIRONMENT’


Warning of ‘Untold Human Suffering,’ Over 11,000 Scientists from Around the World Declare Climate Emergency
Julia Conley | Common Dreams – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 11th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
Deforestation in Brazil Jumped by 80% in One Year: Study
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 11th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Trump’s Worst Impeachable Offense Hurts the Whole World–Climate
Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan – Democracy NOW!
November 11th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Ah … The Best People: Ignoring the Need for Environmental Deliverance for Over 50 Years
Marc A. Cirigliano| The Eastern Woodlands Fusion – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 11th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Politicians Protect Meat Industry by Making Activists Criminals
Leighton Akio Woodhouse and David Zlutnick -The Intercept
November 4th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Coca-Cola Named Most Polluting Brand in Global Audit of Plastic Waste
Sharon Lerner – The Intercept
November 4th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Coca-Cola, Nestlé and PepsiCo Named Top Plastic Polluters for the Second Year in a Row
Matt Franklin | Brand Audit – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 28th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
German Appetite for Beef Eats into Brazilian Rainforest
Andrew Wasley and Alexandra Heal – The Bureau of Investigative Journalism
October 28th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Amazon Rainforest ‘Close to Irreversible Tipping Point’
Dom Phillips – The Guardian
October 28th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Climate Change: A People-Centered Approach
Daisaku Ikeda – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 21st, 2019 ( No Comments »)
The NTP Cell Phone Study Explained
Dr. Ron Melnick | GrassrootsEnvEd – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 14th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Environmentalism According to the Vedic View
Stephen Knapp (Sri Nandanandana dasa) – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 14th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Major Media Bury Groundbreaking Studies of Pentagon’s Massive Carbon Bootprint
Joshua Cho – FAIR Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting
October 14th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
Revealed: The 20 Firms behind a Third of All Carbon Emissions
Matthew Taylor and Jonathan Watts – The Guardian
October 14th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
At Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, a Million-Tonne Headache: Radioactive Water
Karyn Nishimura | Northglen News – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 7th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Saving the Planet Means Overthrowing the Ruling Elites
Chris Hedges | Truthdig – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 30th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
The Human and Financial Costs of the Explosive Remnants of War in Afghanistan
Suzanne Fiederlein and SaraJane Rzegocki | James Madison University – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 30th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Another Climate Woe
Bob Neumann | Democratic World Federalists – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 30th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
The Right to a Future, with Naomi Klein and Greta Thunberg
The Intercept – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 30th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Japan Is Lying about the Fukushima Nuclear Disaster, as It Promotes the 2020 Olympic Games
Nuclear News | CounterPunch – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 23rd, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
Amazon: The Common Wealth of the Earth and Humanity
Leonardo Boff – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 23rd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
On the Precipice: The Collective Asteroid of Human History
Tom Engelhardt - TomDispatch
September 23rd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Top 100 Polluter Indexes
Political Economy Research Institute | University of Massachusetts – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Who’s Responsible for the Ecocide in the Amazon
Juan Manuel Crespo | Open Democracy – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Complete 9/11 Timeline Pipeline Politics
Submitted by Satoshi Ashikaga – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
USA and Brazil Agree to Amazon Development
BBC – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Activists Follow the Money Fueling Amazon Fires
Negin Owliaei Kelsey Hawkins-Johnson | Inequality – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Japan May Have to Dump Radioactive Water into the Sea, Minister Says
Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Natural Disasters: Where Is God in All of This?
Stephen Knapp – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Burning Down the House
John Feffer | Foreign Policy In Focus – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
The Destruction of the Amazon, Explained
The Week – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
The Companies behind the Burning of the Amazon
Glenn Hurowitz, Mat Jacobson, Etelle Higonnet, and Lucia von Reusner | Mighty Earth – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Trump Moves to Allow Logging in the World’s Largest Intact Temperate Rainforest
Kyla Mandel | Think Progress – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 2nd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Protectors of Mauna Kea Are Fighting Colonialism, Not Science
Julianne Tveten | FAIR-Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 2nd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
As Jakarta Sinks, Indonesia Announces Location of New Capital City
Matt Stieb | Intelligencer – New York Magazine
September 2nd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
We Aren’t Terrified Enough about Losing the Amazon
James Temple | MIT Technology Review – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 2nd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Nestlé and the Privatization of Water
Franklin Frederick - Global Research
September 2nd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Wildfires Rage throughout the Amazon Rainforest
Bryan Dyne | WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Scientists Have Been Underestimating the Pace of Climate Change
Naomi Oreskes, Michael Oppenheimer and Dale Jamieson | Scientific American – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Even the Bermuda Triangle Has a Plastic Problem
Greenpeace – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Bees: How Important Are They and What Would Happen if They Went Extinct?
Philip Donkersley – The Conversation
August 26th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
The Insect Apocalypse Is Coming: Here Are Five Lessons We Must Learn
Robert Walker | Independent Media Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 19th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
The Fukushima Nuclear Disaster and Its Tragic Aftermath
Rossen Vassilev Jr. – Global Research
August 19th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
As Scientists Warn of Biodiversity Crisis, Trump Administration Guts Endangered Species Act
Natural Resources Defense Council – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 19th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Eat Less Meat: UN Climate Change Report Calls for Change to Human Diet
Quirin Schiermeier | Nature – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Burning Down the House
Alan Weisman | New York Review of Books – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
IPCC Special Report: Climate Change and Land
UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
How to Shift to a More Plant-Based Diet, without the Guilt
Leslie Crawford | Independent Media Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Google’s Extravagant Climate Change Camp Mocked as Party for ‘Entitled Fools’
Ebony Bowden | Page Six – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Lifeboat Earth: Is China or the Green New Deal the Answer to Climate Change?
John Feffer - TomDispatch
August 5th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Lifeboat Earth: Is China or the Green New Deal the Answer to Climate Change?)
Tokyo 2020 Olympic Medals Made from 80,000 Tons of Recycled Mobile Phones, Electronics
Jay Cannon - USA Today
August 5th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Tokyo 2020 Olympic Medals Made from 80,000 Tons of Recycled Mobile Phones, Electronics)
‘Elites’ Flock to Google Summit in 114 Private Jets, Mega Yachts to Talk Climate Change
Emily Smith and Ebony Bowden | Page Six – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 ( Comments Off on ‘Elites’ Flock to Google Summit in 114 Private Jets, Mega Yachts to Talk Climate Change)
Murder of Brazilian Indigenous Leader a ‘Worrying Symptom’ of Land Invasion
UN News – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Murder of Brazilian Indigenous Leader a ‘Worrying Symptom’ of Land Invasion)
The U.S. Military Emits More Greenhouse Gases than Sweden and Denmark
Scotty Hendricks | Big Think – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The U.S. Military Emits More Greenhouse Gases than Sweden and Denmark)
Amazon Deforestation: Bolsonaro Government Accused of Seeking to Sow Doubt over Data
Jonathan Watts – The Guardian
August 5th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Amazon Deforestation: Bolsonaro Government Accused of Seeking to Sow Doubt over Data)
Brazil’s Massive Crime against Humanity in the Amazon Forest
Paul Craig Roberts – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Brazil’s Massive Crime against Humanity in the Amazon Forest)
Can the Department of Defense Win Its Complicated Battle against Climate Change?
Daniel Ross| Independent Media Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 5th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Can the Department of Defense Win Its Complicated Battle against Climate Change?)
Waste Only: How the Plastics Industry Is Fighting to Keep Polluting the World
Sharon Lerner – The Intercept
July 29th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Waste Only: How the Plastics Industry Is Fighting to Keep Polluting the World)
Under Brazil’s Far Right Leader, Amazon Protections Slashed and Forests Fall
Letícia Casado and Ernesto Londoño – The New York Times
July 29th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Under Brazil’s Far Right Leader, Amazon Protections Slashed and Forests Fall)
5G Apocalypse [Must Watch!]
New Earth Media – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 29th, 2019 ( Comments Off on 5G Apocalypse [Must Watch!])
All the News Is Bad
Francis Gooding | London Review of Books – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 29th, 2019 ( Comments Off on All the News Is Bad)
Road Map to a Green New Deal: From Extraction to Stewardship
Mathew Lawrence | Common Wealth – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 29th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Road Map to a Green New Deal: From Extraction to Stewardship)
Fighting Climate Change Means Ending War
Robert C. Koehler | Common Wonders – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 22nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Fighting Climate Change Means Ending War)
Cigarette Butts Are the Forgotten Plastic Pollution – and They Could Be Killing Our Plants
Dannielle Green – The Conversation
July 22nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Cigarette Butts Are the Forgotten Plastic Pollution – and They Could Be Killing Our Plants)
Climate Changed: The U.S. Military Has Spewed $21 Billion in Emissions since 9/11
David R Baker | Bloomberg – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 22nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Climate Changed: The U.S. Military Has Spewed $21 Billion in Emissions since 9/11)
Jair Bolsonaro Wants to Deforest the Amazon – What Powers Does the UN Have to Stop Him?
Ash Murphy – The Conversation
July 22nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Jair Bolsonaro Wants to Deforest the Amazon – What Powers Does the UN Have to Stop Him?)
This Dutch City Has Transformed Its Bus Stops into Bee Stops
Michiel de Gooijer | EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 15th, 2019 ( Comments Off on This Dutch City Has Transformed Its Bus Stops into Bee Stops)
7,000+ Colleges and Universities Declare Climate Emergency and Unveil Three-Point Plan to Combat It
Jessica Corbett – Common Dreams
July 15th, 2019 ( Comments Off on 7,000+ Colleges and Universities Declare Climate Emergency and Unveil Three-Point Plan to Combat It)
‘Ghost Nets’: How Lost and Abandoned Fishing Gear Is Destroying Marine Wildlife
Jon Hernandez • CBC News
July 15th, 2019 ( Comments Off on ‘Ghost Nets’: How Lost and Abandoned Fishing Gear Is Destroying Marine Wildlife)
Land Thieves Ramp up Deforestation in Brazil’s Jamanxim National Forest
Sue Branford and Thais Borges | Mongabay – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 15th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Land Thieves Ramp up Deforestation in Brazil’s Jamanxim National Forest)
The Limited Mind: Why Fear Is Driving Humanity to Extinction
Robert J. Burrowes, Ph.D. – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 8th, 2019 ( 2 Comments »)
Hundreds of Sharks and Rays Entangled in Plastic Debris, Study Finds
Jordan Davidson | EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 8th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Hundreds of Sharks and Rays Entangled in Plastic Debris, Study Finds)
‘Hell Is Coming’ – What Lies Ahead for Europe’s Climate
Marco Evers – Der Spiegel
July 8th, 2019 ( Comments Off on ‘Hell Is Coming’ – What Lies Ahead for Europe’s Climate)
The Little Known Story/History of the Chernobyl Children Cured in Cuba
Miguel Faure Polloni | Resumen – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 8th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
Japan Resumes Commercial Whaling – Researchers on How the World Should Respond
Sui Phang and Peter Bridgewater – The Conversation
July 8th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Japan Resumes Commercial Whaling – Researchers on How the World Should Respond)
Amazon Rainforest on Fire in Brazil
Alexander Zaitchik – The Intercept
July 8th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Amazon Rainforest on Fire in Brazil)
Britain Faces Invasion of Giant Asian Hornets That Kill Humans with One Sting
Henry Holloway – Daily Star
July 1st, 2019 ( Comments Off on Britain Faces Invasion of Giant Asian Hornets That Kill Humans with One Sting)
US Military Is a Bigger Polluter than As Many As 140 Countries – Shrinking This War Machine Is a Must
Benjamin Neimark, Oliver Belcher and Patrick Bigger – The Conversation
July 1st, 2019 ( Comments Off on US Military Is a Bigger Polluter than As Many As 140 Countries – Shrinking This War Machine Is a Must)
Forest Twice Size of UK Destroyed in Decade for Big Consumer Brands – Report
Karen McVeigh – The Guardian
June 24th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Forest Twice Size of UK Destroyed in Decade for Big Consumer Brands – Report)
U.S. Military Consumes More Hydrocarbons than Most Countries — Massive Hidden Impact on Climate
Science Daily | Lancaster University – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2019 ( Comments Off on U.S. Military Consumes More Hydrocarbons than Most Countries — Massive Hidden Impact on Climate)
Fukushima’s Three Nuclear Meltdowns Are “Under Control” – That’s a Lie
William Boardman - Reader Supported News
June 24th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Fukushima’s Three Nuclear Meltdowns Are “Under Control” – That’s a Lie)
The World’s Largest Oil Reserves by Country
Jessica Dillinger | World Atlas – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The World’s Largest Oil Reserves by Country)
New Report Exposes Pentagon’s Massive Contributions to Climate Crisis Post-9/11
Jessica Corbett – Common Dreams
June 17th, 2019 ( Comments Off on New Report Exposes Pentagon’s Massive Contributions to Climate Crisis Post-9/11)
As More Developing Countries Reject Plastic Waste Exports, Wealthy Nations Seek Solutions at Home
Kate O'Neill – The Conversation
June 17th, 2019 ( Comments Off on As More Developing Countries Reject Plastic Waste Exports, Wealthy Nations Seek Solutions at Home)
The ‘Great Dying’ Nearly Erased Life on Earth. Scientists See Similarities to Today
Christopher Joyce | NPR – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 10th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The ‘Great Dying’ Nearly Erased Life on Earth. Scientists See Similarities to Today)
The Climate Crisis Is Our Third World War. It Needs a Bold Response
Joseph Stiglitz | Nobel Economics Laureate – The Guardian
June 10th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
‘We Are Literally Sawing Off the Branch We All Live On’: Amazon Deforestation Increasing Under Bolsonaro
Eoin Higgins – Common Dreams
June 10th, 2019 ( Comments Off on ‘We Are Literally Sawing Off the Branch We All Live On’: Amazon Deforestation Increasing Under Bolsonaro)
Are Environmentalists and Climate Scientists in Denial?
Anthony Judge | Laetus in Praesens – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 3rd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Are Environmentalists and Climate Scientists in Denial?)
The U.S. Put Nuclear Waste under a Dome on a Pacific Island–Now It’s Cracking Open
Kyle Swenson – The Washington Post
May 27th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The U.S. Put Nuclear Waste under a Dome on a Pacific Island–Now It’s Cracking Open)
Remote Island Chain Has Few People — But Hundreds of Millions of Pieces of Plastic
Christopher Joyce | NPR – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 20th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Remote Island Chain Has Few People — But Hundreds of Millions of Pieces of Plastic)
The Cocoyoc Declaration
Johan Galtung, et al. – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 20th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Cocoyoc Declaration)
Humans Are Speeding Extinction and Altering the Natural World at an ‘Unprecedented’ Pace
Brad Plumer – The New York Times
May 13th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Humans Are Speeding Extinction and Altering the Natural World at an ‘Unprecedented’ Pace)
The 5G Revolution: Millions of “Human Guinea Pigs” in Big Telecom’s Global Experiment
Michael Welch and Chris Cook – Global Research
May 13th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The 5G Revolution: Millions of “Human Guinea Pigs” in Big Telecom’s Global Experiment)
5G: The Big Picture
Jeremy Naydler | Take Back Your Power – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 13th, 2019 ( Comments Off on 5G: The Big Picture)
Is Noise Pollution the Next Big Public-Health Crisis?
David Owen – The New Yorker
May 13th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Is Noise Pollution the Next Big Public-Health Crisis?)
Squamish Company That Sucks Up Carbon Dioxide to Make Fuel Gets $68 Million Investment
Kenneth Chan | Daily Hive – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 6th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Squamish Company That Sucks Up Carbon Dioxide to Make Fuel Gets $68 Million Investment)
99% of Seabirds Will Have Plastic in Their Guts within Decades
Lorraine Chow | EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 6th, 2019 ( Comments Off on 99% of Seabirds Will Have Plastic in Their Guts within Decades)
Planning Can Save the Planet: China Chooses Renewable Energy
Sara Flounders | Workers World – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 29th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Planning Can Save the Planet: China Chooses Renewable Energy)
Glyphosate Worse Than We Could Imagine
F. William Engdahl | New Eastern Outlook – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 22nd, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
Determined to Save India’s Water Supply, 26-Year-old Has Revived 10 Lakes from a Polluted Mess
McKinley Corbley | Good News Network – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 15th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
The Toxic Consequences of America’s Plastics Boom
Zoë Carpenter – The Nation
April 8th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Toxic Consequences of America’s Plastics Boom)
We Need an Ecological Revolution
John Scales Avery – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 1st, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
Reforestation Drones Drop Seeds Instead of Bombs, Planting 100,000 Trees a Day Each
Sara Burrows | Return to Now – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 1st, 2019 ( Comments Off on Reforestation Drones Drop Seeds Instead of Bombs, Planting 100,000 Trees a Day Each)
Fukushima at Eight: Ongoing Cover-Up of the Nuclear Hazards in Japan and Abroad
Michael Welch, Dr. Helen Caldicott, and Arnie Gundersen – Global Research
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Fukushima at Eight: Ongoing Cover-Up of the Nuclear Hazards in Japan and Abroad)
Study Links Fukushima Disaster to Spike in Infant Heart Surgeries
Lucy Craft – CBS News
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Study Links Fukushima Disaster to Spike in Infant Heart Surgeries)
Planetary Collapse Threatens Our Survival: A New Study Says That More Than 1,200 Species “Will Almost Certainly Face Extinction”
Michael Snyder |The Economic Collapse – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Planetary Collapse Threatens Our Survival: A New Study Says That More Than 1,200 Species “Will Almost Certainly Face Extinction”)
Viral Internet Challenge Is Spurring People around the World to Pick up Tons of Trash and Then Snap Photos
McKinley Corbley | Good News Network – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Viral Internet Challenge Is Spurring People around the World to Pick up Tons of Trash and Then Snap Photos)
The Attack on the Amazon Accelerates under Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro
Andre Cardoso | Tricontinental Institute for Social Research – Independent Media Institute
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Attack on the Amazon Accelerates under Brazil’s President Jair Bolsonaro)
Monsanto Loses Millions of Dollars after Indian Farmers Switch to Indigenous Seeds
Ruth Milka | Nation of Change – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Monsanto Loses Millions of Dollars after Indian Farmers Switch to Indigenous Seeds)
Climate-Proofing Our Communities
Ban Ki-moon and Patrick Verkooijen – The Boston Globe
March 18th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Climate-Proofing Our Communities)
Underwater Mudslides Are the Biggest Threat to Offshore Drilling, and Energy Companies Aren’t Ready for Them
Ian R. MacDonald – The Conversation
March 18th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Underwater Mudslides Are the Biggest Threat to Offshore Drilling, and Energy Companies Aren’t Ready for Them)
3-5°C Temperature Rise Is Now ‘Locked-in’ for the Arctic
UN Environment – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 18th, 2019 ( Comments Off on 3-5°C Temperature Rise Is Now ‘Locked-in’ for the Arctic)
Cracks Found in Nuclear Reactor That Could Lead to the Full Evacuation of Edinburgh and Glasgow
Edinburgh Live – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 11th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Cracks Found in Nuclear Reactor That Could Lead to the Full Evacuation of Edinburgh and Glasgow)
Democratize Finance, Euthanize the Fossil Fuel Industry
Johanna Bozuwa and Thomas M. Hanna – Jacobin Magazine
March 11th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Democratize Finance, Euthanize the Fossil Fuel Industry)
We’re Killing Off Our Vital Insects Too
F. William Engdahl – New Eastern Outlook
March 11th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
Disaster Capitalism in Brazil: Mining Greed Produces a Horrific Death Toll
Vijay Prashad | Independent Media Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 11th, 2019 ( 2 Comments »)
Earth Just Experienced One of the Warmest Years on Record
Brandon Miller – CNN
February 11th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Earth Just Experienced One of the Warmest Years on Record)
State-of-the-art Climate Model Shows How We Can Solve Crisis
University of Technology, Sydney – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 28th, 2019 ( Comments Off on State-of-the-art Climate Model Shows How We Can Solve Crisis)
Democracy or Extinction
Media Lens | Editorial – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 28th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Democracy or Extinction)
Environment and Health at Increasing Risk from Growing Weight of ‘E-Waste’
UN News – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 28th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Environment and Health at Increasing Risk from Growing Weight of ‘E-Waste’)
NASA Satellite Imagery Reveals Shocking Proof of Climate Engineering
Dane Wigington | GeoEngineering Watch – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 21st, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
French Court Cancels Monsanto Weedkiller Permit on Safety Grounds
Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 21st, 2019 ( Comments Off on French Court Cancels Monsanto Weedkiller Permit on Safety Grounds)
When the Ice Melts: The Catastrophe of Vanishing Glaciers
Dahr Jamail – The Guardian
January 14th, 2019 ( Comments Off on When the Ice Melts: The Catastrophe of Vanishing Glaciers)
Top 10 Happy Environmental Stories of 2018
Basten Gokkon | Mongabay – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 7th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Top 10 Happy Environmental Stories of 2018)
Why Microbeads Are Such a Threat and Why They’re So Hard to Handle
Henk Bouwman – The Conversation
January 7th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Why Microbeads Are Such a Threat and Why They’re So Hard to Handle)
These Are the Animals That Went Extinct in 2018
Mark Kaufman | Mashable – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 7th, 2019 ( Comments Off on These Are the Animals That Went Extinct in 2018)
Ten Grim Climate Scenarios if Global Temperatures Rise Above 1.5 Degrees Celsius
Lorraine Chow | Independent Media Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 7th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Ten Grim Climate Scenarios if Global Temperatures Rise Above 1.5 Degrees Celsius)
Within Hours of Taking Office, Brazil’s “Trump of the Tropics” Starts Assault on the Amazon
Andy Rowell | Oil Change International – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 7th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
U.S. Limits on Coal Plant Mercury Emissions Too Costly: Trump’s EPA
Humeyra Pamuk | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 31st, 2018 ( Comments Off on U.S. Limits on Coal Plant Mercury Emissions Too Costly: Trump’s EPA)
Should We Engineer the Climate? A Social Scientist and Natural Scientist Discuss
Rob Bellamy and Matthew Watson – The Conversation
December 24th, 2018 ( 1 Comment »)
Of Cockroaches and Humans
Roberto Savio | IPS - Human Wrongs Watch
December 17th, 2018 ( 1 Comment »)
Climate Change Performance Index 2019
Germanwatch, et al. – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 17th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Climate Change Performance Index 2019)
Biological Annihilation: A Planet in Loss Mode
Subhankar Banerjee - TomDispatch
December 17th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Biological Annihilation: A Planet in Loss Mode)
The Turn towards a Global Police State is Structurally Rooted in Capitalism’s Achilles Heel
William I. Robinson | Films for Action – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 17th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Turn towards a Global Police State is Structurally Rooted in Capitalism’s Achilles Heel)
Carbon Emissions Reach 37 Billion Tonnes in 2018, a Record High: Report
Pep Canadell, Corinne Le Quéré, Glen Peters, Robbie Andrew and Rob Jackson – The Conversation
December 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Carbon Emissions Reach 37 Billion Tonnes in 2018, a Record High: Report)
UNGA President Launches New Initiative to Purge Plastics and Purify Oceans
UN News – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on UNGA President Launches New Initiative to Purge Plastics and Purify Oceans)
COP24: What to Expect
Federica Genovese – The Conversation
December 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on COP24: What to Expect)
Unlike a Globalized Food System, Local Food Won’t Destroy the Environment
Helena Norberg-Hodge | Independent Media Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Unlike a Globalized Food System, Local Food Won’t Destroy the Environment)
COP24: How a Plastics Treaty Could Clean Up Our Oceans
Elizabeth Kirk – The Conversation
December 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on COP24: How a Plastics Treaty Could Clean Up Our Oceans)
COP24: Here’s What Must Be Agreed to Keep Warming at 1.5°C
Hugh Hunt – The Conversation
December 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on COP24: Here’s What Must Be Agreed to Keep Warming at 1.5°C)
Time Is Running Out on Climate Change, but Geoengineering Has Dangers of Its Own
Catriona McKinnon – The Conversation
December 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Time Is Running Out on Climate Change, but Geoengineering Has Dangers of Its Own)
India’s Agrarian Crisis: Father of Green Revolution Rejects GM Crops
Colin Todhunter | Asia Pacific Research – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on India’s Agrarian Crisis: Father of Green Revolution Rejects GM Crops)
19 of 20 World Leaders Just Pledged to Fight Climate Change-Trump Was the Lone Holdout
Rebecca Leber – Mother Jones
December 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on 19 of 20 World Leaders Just Pledged to Fight Climate Change-Trump Was the Lone Holdout)
The Insect Apocalypse Is Here
Brooke Jarvis – The New York Times
December 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Insect Apocalypse Is Here)
Trump Administration Approves Airgun Blasting in Atlantic Harmful to Whales, Dolphins
Center for Biological Diversity – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Trump Administration Approves Airgun Blasting in Atlantic Harmful to Whales, Dolphins)
Here’s the Dire Climate Report the Trump White House Didn’t Want You to See
Jake Johnson – Common Dreams
November 26th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Here’s the Dire Climate Report the Trump White House Didn’t Want You to See)
Every Bite of Burger Boosts Harmful Greenhouse Gases: UN Environment Agency
UN News – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 12th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Every Bite of Burger Boosts Harmful Greenhouse Gases: UN Environment Agency)
Earth’s Wilderness Is Vanishing, and Just a Handful of Nations Can Save It
James Allan, James Watson, Jasmine Lee and Kendall Jones – The Conversation
November 5th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Earth’s Wilderness Is Vanishing, and Just a Handful of Nations Can Save It)
The Seafloor Is Dissolving Because of Climate Change
Caroline Haskins | Motherboard – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 5th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Seafloor Is Dissolving Because of Climate Change)
More Than 90% of the World’s Children Breathe Toxic Air Every Day
World Health Organization – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 5th, 2018 ( Comments Off on More Than 90% of the World’s Children Breathe Toxic Air Every Day)
Humanity Has Wiped Out 60% of Animal Populations since 1970, Report Finds
Damian Carrington – The Guardian
November 5th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Humanity Has Wiped Out 60% of Animal Populations since 1970, Report Finds)
People Are Living Inside Landfills as the World Drowns in Its Own Trash
Jacopo Pasotti and Elisabetta Zavoli – HuffPost
October 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on People Are Living Inside Landfills as the World Drowns in Its Own Trash)
Single-Use Plastics Ban Approved by European Parliament
Lucy Purdy | Positive News – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Single-Use Plastics Ban Approved by European Parliament)
Japan Continues to Rely on Coal-fired Plants despite Global Criticism
Chisato Tanaka – The Japan Times
October 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Japan Continues to Rely on Coal-fired Plants despite Global Criticism)
Global Warming Report, an ‘Ear-Splitting Wake-Up Call’ Warns UN Chief
UN News – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 15th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Global Warming Report, an ‘Ear-Splitting Wake-Up Call’ Warns UN Chief)
The Pentagon’s Insect Army
Manlio Dinucci – Global Research
October 15th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Pentagon’s Insect Army)
Fossil Fuels Are a Threat to Civilization, New U.N. Report Concludes
Kate Aronoff – The Intercept
October 15th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Fossil Fuels Are a Threat to Civilization, New U.N. Report Concludes)
Global Warming of 1.5 °C
UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 15th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Global Warming of 1.5 °C)
To Fix the Climate Crisis We Must Face Up to Our Imperial Past
Daniel Macmillen Voskoboynik | Open Democracy – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 15th, 2018 ( Comments Off on To Fix the Climate Crisis We Must Face Up to Our Imperial Past)
Feeding 10 Billion People by 2050 within Planetary Limits May Be Achievable
Stockholm Resilience Centre | Science X – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 15th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Feeding 10 Billion People by 2050 within Planetary Limits May Be Achievable)
U.S. Military Project Could Be Seen As a Bioweapon, Scientists Warn
NBC News | Associated Press – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 8th, 2018 ( Comments Off on U.S. Military Project Could Be Seen As a Bioweapon, Scientists Warn)
While Nestlé Extracts Millions of Litres from Their Land, Indigenous Residents Have No Drinking Water
Alexandra Shimo – The Guardian
October 8th, 2018 ( Comments Off on While Nestlé Extracts Millions of Litres from Their Land, Indigenous Residents Have No Drinking Water)
US Military Plan to Spread Viruses Using Insects, Which Could Create a ‘New Class of Biological Weapon,’ Scientists Warn
Josh Gabbatiss | The Independent – Reader Supported News
October 8th, 2018 ( Comments Off on US Military Plan to Spread Viruses Using Insects, Which Could Create a ‘New Class of Biological Weapon,’ Scientists Warn)
Taibbi: Why Aren’t We Talking More about Trump’s Nihilism?
Matt Taibbi – Rolling Stone
October 8th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Taibbi: Why Aren’t We Talking More about Trump’s Nihilism?)
Revealed: Documents Show BP Quietly Paid Just $25 Million to Mexico after the Worst Oil Spill of the Century
Nathaniel Janowitz | BuzzFeed – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 1st, 2018 ( Comments Off on Revealed: Documents Show BP Quietly Paid Just $25 Million to Mexico after the Worst Oil Spill of the Century)
Plastic Soup
George Monbiot – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 17th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Plastic Soup)
The Tip of the Radiation Disaster Iceberg
John LaForge | PeaceVoice – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Tip of the Radiation Disaster Iceberg)
Eyeing Landmark Verdict in Roundup Cancer Case, Vietnam Demands Monsanto Be Held Liable over Agent Orange
Andrea Germanos – Common Dreams
September 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Eyeing Landmark Verdict in Roundup Cancer Case, Vietnam Demands Monsanto Be Held Liable over Agent Orange)
Saying Goodbye to Planet Earth
Chris Hedges – Truthdig
August 27th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Saying Goodbye to Planet Earth)
Europe to Ban Halogen Lightbulbs
Arthur Neslen – The Guardian
August 27th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Europe to Ban Halogen Lightbulbs)
Indigenous Peoples Least Responsible for the Climate Crisis
Jamison Ervin – Inter Press Service-IPS
August 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Indigenous Peoples Least Responsible for the Climate Crisis)
Carr Fire Catastrophe, Front-Line Footage
Dane Wigington | GeoEngineering Watch – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Carr Fire Catastrophe, Front-Line Footage)
Drugged Waters – How Modern Medicine Is Turning into an Environmental Curse
UN Environment – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Drugged Waters – How Modern Medicine Is Turning into an Environmental Curse)
Peter Wadhams, Professor Emeritus, Ocean Physics
Robert Hunziker - Counterpunch
August 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Peter Wadhams, Professor Emeritus, Ocean Physics)
Climate Change and Wildfires – How Do We Know if There Is a Link?
Kevin Trenberth – The Conversation
August 13th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Climate Change and Wildfires – How Do We Know if There Is a Link?)
‘Guilty on All Counts!’: In Historic Victory, Monsanto Ordered to Pay $289 Million in Roundup Cancer Lawsuit
Common Dreams – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 13th, 2018 ( Comments Off on ‘Guilty on All Counts!’: In Historic Victory, Monsanto Ordered to Pay $289 Million in Roundup Cancer Lawsuit)
Capitalism Killed Our Climate Momentum, Not “Human Nature”
Naomi Klein – The Intercept
August 6th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Capitalism Killed Our Climate Momentum, Not “Human Nature”)
Losing Earth: The Decade We Almost Stopped Climate Change
Nathaniel Rich – The New York Times
August 6th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Losing Earth: The Decade We Almost Stopped Climate Change)
Freeze Fuel-Economy Goals to Save Lives? A Closer Look at Feds’ Claim
Greg Rasa | Autoblog – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 6th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Freeze Fuel-Economy Goals to Save Lives? A Closer Look at Feds’ Claim)
Brazil: Pesticide Poisonings in Rural Areas
Human Rights Watch – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 30th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Brazil: Pesticide Poisonings in Rural Areas)
Avoiding Meat and Dairy Is ‘Single Biggest Way’ to Reduce Your Impact on Earth
Damian Carrington – The Guardian
July 30th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Avoiding Meat and Dairy Is ‘Single Biggest Way’ to Reduce Your Impact on Earth)
Stop the Plastic Ocean
Sea Shepherd – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 30th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Stop the Plastic Ocean)
Ireland Becomes World’s First Country to Divest from Fossil Fuels
Damian Carrington – The Guardian
July 23rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Ireland Becomes World’s First Country to Divest from Fossil Fuels)
The State of Our Oceans in 2018 (It’s Not Looking Good!)
FishLab – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 23rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on The State of Our Oceans in 2018 (It’s Not Looking Good!))
Five Meat and Dairy Companies Emit More Emissions than Major Oil Companies, Study Finds
Claire Stam | Euractiv – Human Wrongs Watch
July 23rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Five Meat and Dairy Companies Emit More Emissions than Major Oil Companies, Study Finds)
Donald Trump’s Space Force: The Dangerous Militarisation of Outer Space
Gbenga Oduntan – The Conversation
July 2nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Donald Trump’s Space Force: The Dangerous Militarisation of Outer Space)