Archive for the category ‘ENVIRONMENT’


The Amazon Rainforest Is Losing 200,000 Acres a Day–Soon It Will Be Too Late
Kim Heacox | The Guardian - TRANSCEND Media Service
October 11th, 2021 ( No Comments »)
The Future Is a Landscape
John Michael Greer | Ecosophia - TRANSCEND Media Service
September 6th, 2021 ( Comments Off on The Future Is a Landscape)
Worrying about Your Carbon Footprint Is Exactly What Big Oil Wants You to Do
Auden Schendler | The New York Times - TRANSCEND Media Service
September 6th, 2021 ( Comments Off on Worrying about Your Carbon Footprint Is Exactly What Big Oil Wants You to Do)
Amazon: In the World’s Largest Reservoir of Biodiversity, Two-Thirds of Species Have Lost Habitat to Fire and Deforestation
Georgina Gustin | Inside Climate News - TRANSCEND Media Service
September 6th, 2021 ( Comments Off on Amazon: In the World’s Largest Reservoir of Biodiversity, Two-Thirds of Species Have Lost Habitat to Fire and Deforestation)
Atmospheric CO2 Levels Haven’t Been This High in 800,000 Years: NOAA
Kenny Stancil | Common Dreams - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 30th, 2021 ( Comments Off on Atmospheric CO2 Levels Haven’t Been This High in 800,000 Years: NOAA)
Live to Eat and Eat to Die
Prof. Hoosen Vawda – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 30th, 2021 ( Comments Off on Live to Eat and Eat to Die)
The Pentagon Is Killing Us
Marcy Winograd | Common Dreams - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 23rd, 2021 ( Comments Off on The Pentagon Is Killing Us)
Global Industrial Fires, Explosions, Environmental Pollution, and Human Suffering
Prof Hoosen Vawda – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 23rd, 2021 ( Comments Off on Global Industrial Fires, Explosions, Environmental Pollution, and Human Suffering)
Theoretical Frameworks for Understanding the Covid-19 Intrusion
Leonardo Boff - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 23rd, 2021 ( Comments Off on Theoretical Frameworks for Understanding the Covid-19 Intrusion)
Is This the End of the Road for Meat Consumption?
Johnny Luk | Al Jazeera - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 23rd, 2021 ( Comments Off on Is This the End of the Road for Meat Consumption?)
‘Code Red for Humanity’: IPCC Report Warns Window for Climate Action Is Closing Fast
Jake Johnson | Common Dreams - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 16th, 2021 ( 1 Comment »)
The IPCC Understated the Need to Cut Emissions from Methane and Other Short-Lived Climate Pollutants, Climate Experts Say
Phil McKenna | Inside Climate News - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 16th, 2021 ( Comments Off on The IPCC Understated the Need to Cut Emissions from Methane and Other Short-Lived Climate Pollutants, Climate Experts Say)
Global Wildfires: Methane, the Final Nemesis of Climatic Degradation
Prof Hoosen Vawda – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 16th, 2021 ( Comments Off on Global Wildfires: Methane, the Final Nemesis of Climatic Degradation)
Industrial Meat Producers Use Same Playbook as Big Oil, Pesticide Industry to Deceive Consumers
The Defender - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 16th, 2021 ( Comments Off on Industrial Meat Producers Use Same Playbook as Big Oil, Pesticide Industry to Deceive Consumers)
How Returning Lands to Native Tribes Is Helping Protect Nature
Jim Robbins | Yale Environment 360 - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 16th, 2021 ( Comments Off on How Returning Lands to Native Tribes Is Helping Protect Nature)
Investigation: How the Meat Industry Is Climate-Washing Its Polluting Business Model
Caroline Christen | DeSmog - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 9th, 2021 ( Comments Off on Investigation: How the Meat Industry Is Climate-Washing Its Polluting Business Model)
Corporate Courts vs. the Environment
Nick Dearden | Al Jazeera - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 9th, 2021 ( Comments Off on Corporate Courts vs. the Environment)
‘Unimaginably Catastrophic’: Researchers Fear Gulf Stream System Could Collapse
Jessica Corbett | Common Dreams - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 9th, 2021 ( Comments Off on ‘Unimaginably Catastrophic’: Researchers Fear Gulf Stream System Could Collapse)
We Restricted Nuclear Weapons–Now We Must Limit Fossil Fuels
Lyn Adamson | Toronto Star - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 9th, 2021 ( Comments Off on We Restricted Nuclear Weapons–Now We Must Limit Fossil Fuels)
Stuck in the Smoke as Billionaires Blast Off
Naomi Klein | The Intercept - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 26th, 2021 ( Comments Off on Stuck in the Smoke as Billionaires Blast Off)
‘Biggest Story in the World Right Now’: Humanity Has Flipped Amazon from Carbon Sink to Source
Jessica Corbett | Common Dreams - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 26th, 2021 ( Comments Off on ‘Biggest Story in the World Right Now’: Humanity Has Flipped Amazon from Carbon Sink to Source)
The End of the World (as we know it)
Dewi Zarni | Medium - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 26th, 2021 ( Comments Off on The End of the World (as we know it))
Amazon Rainforest Now Emitting More CO2 than It Absorbs
Damian Carrington | The Guardian - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 19th, 2021 ( Comments Off on Amazon Rainforest Now Emitting More CO2 than It Absorbs)
Let’s Get Serious about Climate Change
William Mebane | Wall Street Int'l Magazine - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 19th, 2021 ( Comments Off on Let’s Get Serious about Climate Change)
To Save Planet, Solve Twin Crises of Climate Change and Species Loss Together, Say UN Scientists
Reynard Loki | Independent Media Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 21st, 2021 ( Comments Off on To Save Planet, Solve Twin Crises of Climate Change and Species Loss Together, Say UN Scientists)
Banks Increased Deforestation-Linked Investments by $8B during Covid-19: Report
Mongabay - TRANSCEND Media Service
June 21st, 2021 ( Comments Off on Banks Increased Deforestation-Linked Investments by $8B during Covid-19: Report)
Seaspiracy’s Nightmarish Odyssey
Robert Hunziker | Pressenza - TRANSCEND Media Service
May 24th, 2021 ( Comments Off on Seaspiracy’s Nightmarish Odyssey)
Climate Emissions Shrinking the Stratosphere, Scientists Reveal
Damian Carrington | The Guardian - TRANSCEND Media Service
May 17th, 2021 ( Comments Off on Climate Emissions Shrinking the Stratosphere, Scientists Reveal)
Scientists Sound Alarm after Finding 25% of California Sea Lions Have Cancer
Joseph Mercola, M.D. | The Defender – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 3rd, 2021 ( Comments Off on Scientists Sound Alarm after Finding 25% of California Sea Lions Have Cancer)
The Largest Assessment of Global Groundwater Wells Finds Many Are at Risk of Drying Up
Harrison Tasoff | University of California Santa Barbara - TRANSCEND Media Service
May 3rd, 2021 ( Comments Off on The Largest Assessment of Global Groundwater Wells Finds Many Are at Risk of Drying Up)
Living Ecologically Is Illegal
Mark Ruffalo & Melissa Troutman | YES! Magazine - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 26th, 2021 ( Comments Off on Living Ecologically Is Illegal)
Climate Crisis, Diet/Obesity, Covid-19: Eat Correctly, Save the Planet and Self
Prof. Hoosen Vawda – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 26th, 2021 ( Comments Off on Climate Crisis, Diet/Obesity, Covid-19: Eat Correctly, Save the Planet and Self)
The Doomsday Glacier Lives up to Its Billing
Robert Hunziker – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 26th, 2021 ( Comments Off on The Doomsday Glacier Lives up to Its Billing)
‘We Have to Act’: Atmospheric CO2 Passes 420 PPM for First Time Ever in Recorded History
Kenny Stancil | Common Dreams - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 12th, 2021 ( Comments Off on ‘We Have to Act’: Atmospheric CO2 Passes 420 PPM for First Time Ever in Recorded History)
What Does an Ecological Civilization Look Like?
Jeremy Lent | YES! Magazine - TRANSCEND Media Service
March 15th, 2021 ( Comments Off on What Does an Ecological Civilization Look Like?)
Where Does Plastic Pollution Go When It Enters the Ocean?
Bruce Sutherland, Michelle DiBenedetto and Ton van den Bremer | The Conversation – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 8th, 2021 ( Comments Off on Where Does Plastic Pollution Go When It Enters the Ocean?)
Complex Life Threatened
Robert Hunziker | Countercurrents - TRANSCEND Media Service
February 1st, 2021 ( Comments Off on Complex Life Threatened)
Biden Orders US to Rejoin Paris Agreement on Climate Change
teleSUR - TRANSCEND Media Service
January 25th, 2021 ( Comments Off on Biden Orders US to Rejoin Paris Agreement on Climate Change)
Monarch Butterfly Population Moves Closer to Extinction
Olga R. Rodriguez | AP – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 25th, 2021 ( Comments Off on Monarch Butterfly Population Moves Closer to Extinction)
You Don’t Want to Imagine an Ocean without Coral Reefs—but You Might Have to
Vijay Prashad | Globetrotter – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 11th, 2021 ( Comments Off on You Don’t Want to Imagine an Ocean without Coral Reefs—but You Might Have to)
2020 on Track to Be One of Three Warmest Years on Record
World Meteorological Organization - TRANSCEND Media Service
December 7th, 2020 ( Comments Off on 2020 on Track to Be One of Three Warmest Years on Record)
EPA Finds Glyphosate Is Likely to Injure or Kill 93% of Endangered Species
Center for Biological Diversity - TRANSCEND Media Service
November 30th, 2020 ( Comments Off on EPA Finds Glyphosate Is Likely to Injure or Kill 93% of Endangered Species)
Engels’s Dialectics of Nature in the Anthropocene
John Bellamy Foster | Monthly Review - TRANSCEND Media Service
November 16th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Engels’s Dialectics of Nature in the Anthropocene)
Fukushima, the Nuclear Pandemic Spreads
Manlio Dinucci | Global Research/Il Manifesto - TRANSCEND Media Service
November 9th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Fukushima, the Nuclear Pandemic Spreads)
A Troubling Discovery in the Arctic
Robert Hunziker | Countercurrents - TRANSCEND Media Service
November 9th, 2020 ( Comments Off on A Troubling Discovery in the Arctic)
Dumping Fukushima’s Water into the Ocean… Seriously?
Robert Hunziker | Countercurrents - TRANSCEND Media Service
November 2nd, 2020 ( Comments Off on Dumping Fukushima’s Water into the Ocean… Seriously?)
Belching Cows and Endless Feedlots: Fixing Cattle’s Climate Issues
Henry Fountain | The New York Times - TRANSCEND Media Service
October 26th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Belching Cows and Endless Feedlots: Fixing Cattle’s Climate Issues)
Japan to Release 1M Tonnes of Fukushima’s Radioactive Water into Pacific Ocean
Reuters - TRANSCEND Media Service
October 19th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Japan to Release 1M Tonnes of Fukushima’s Radioactive Water into Pacific Ocean)
Fires Raze Nearly Half of Indigenous Territories in Brazil’s Pantanal
Bianca Muniz, Bruno Fonseca and Raphaela Ribeiro | Agência Pública, Mongabay - TRANSCEND Media Service
October 12th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Fires Raze Nearly Half of Indigenous Territories in Brazil’s Pantanal)
Brazil Is Up in Flames—Here’s Why
Diego Gonzaga | Greenpeace - TRANSCEND Media Service
October 12th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Brazil Is Up in Flames—Here’s Why)
Another Wake-Up Call: Sea Ice Loss Is Speeding Up
UN Environment Programme - TRANSCEND Media Service
October 5th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Another Wake-Up Call: Sea Ice Loss Is Speeding Up)
The Dying Planet Report 2020
Robert Hunziker | Pressenza - TRANSCEND Media Service
September 28th, 2020 ( 4 Comments »)
Gas Companies Are Abandoning Their Wells, Leaving Them to Leak Methane Forever
Mya Frazier | Bloomberg - TRANSCEND Media Service
September 21st, 2020 ( Comments Off on Gas Companies Are Abandoning Their Wells, Leaving Them to Leak Methane Forever)
Panic Time
E. Tammy Kim | Columbia Journalism Review - TRANSCEND Media Service
September 14th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Panic Time)
Portuguese Youth Activists Sue 33 Countries over Climate Crisis
Holly Young | Deutsche Welle - TRANSCEND Media Service
September 7th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Portuguese Youth Activists Sue 33 Countries over Climate Crisis)
The Greenland Ice Sheet Has Melted Past the Point of No Return
The Economist - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 31st, 2020 ( Comments Off on The Greenland Ice Sheet Has Melted Past the Point of No Return)
Wait, How Much Microplastic Is Swirling in the Atlantic?
Matt Simon | Wired - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 24th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Wait, How Much Microplastic Is Swirling in the Atlantic?)
Are Worst-Case Climate Scenarios Less Likely, as Media Reports of a New Scientific Paper Suggest?
David Spratt | Climate Code Red - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 17th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Are Worst-Case Climate Scenarios Less Likely, as Media Reports of a New Scientific Paper Suggest?)
Freakish Arctic Fires Alarmingly Intensify
Robert Hunziker | CounterPunch - TRANSCEND Media Service
August 17th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Freakish Arctic Fires Alarmingly Intensify)
After 40 Years, Researchers Finally See Earth’s Climate Destiny More Clearly
Paul Voosen | Science Magazine - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 27th, 2020 ( Comments Off on After 40 Years, Researchers Finally See Earth’s Climate Destiny More Clearly)
Renewed Attempt for a Global Pact for the Environment
Paulo Magalhães e Sara Pires | Common Home of Humanity – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 27th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Renewed Attempt for a Global Pact for the Environment)
Hottest Arctic Temperature Record Probably Set with 100-Degree Fahrenheit (38 Celsius) Reading in Siberia
Andrew Freedman | The Washington Post - TRANSCEND Media Service
June 29th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Hottest Arctic Temperature Record Probably Set with 100-Degree Fahrenheit (38 Celsius) Reading in Siberia)
Diesel Spilled in the Arctic Continues Its Advance to the Sea
teleSUR - TRANSCEND Media Service
June 22nd, 2020 ( Comments Off on Diesel Spilled in the Arctic Continues Its Advance to the Sea)
‘Rolling Emergency’ of Locust Swarms Decimating Africa, Asia and Middle East
Kaamil Ahmed | The Guardian - TRANSCEND Media Service
June 22nd, 2020 ( Comments Off on ‘Rolling Emergency’ of Locust Swarms Decimating Africa, Asia and Middle East)
‘Make Noise and Don’t Panic’: India Tries to Ward off Locust Invasion
Amrit Dhillon | The Guardian - TRANSCEND Media Service
June 8th, 2020 ( Comments Off on ‘Make Noise and Don’t Panic’: India Tries to Ward off Locust Invasion)
Mystery of Snails with Iron Shells That Survive Inside White-Hot Volcanoes
Michael Havis | Mirror - TRANSCEND Media Service
May 11th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Mystery of Snails with Iron Shells That Survive Inside White-Hot Volcanoes)
The World Is on Lockdown. So Where Are All the Carbon Emissions Coming from?
Shannon Osaka | Grist - TRANSCEND Media Service
May 4th, 2020 ( Comments Off on The World Is on Lockdown. So Where Are All the Carbon Emissions Coming from?)
‘Nature Welcomes the Change’: With No Tourists, Wildlife Roams California’s Yosemite
Reuters - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 20th, 2020 ( Comments Off on ‘Nature Welcomes the Change’: With No Tourists, Wildlife Roams California’s Yosemite)
Abrupt Ecosystem Collapse
Robert Hunziker | Pressenza - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 20th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Abrupt Ecosystem Collapse)
7 April, World Health Day: A Message from Dr Vandana Shiva
Seed Freedom – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 13th, 2020 ( Comments Off on 7 April, World Health Day: A Message from Dr Vandana Shiva)
The Coronavirus Outbreak Is Part of the Climate Change Crisis
Vijay Kolinjivadi | Al Jazeera - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 6th, 2020 ( Comments Off on The Coronavirus Outbreak Is Part of the Climate Change Crisis)
Brazil Scales Back Environmental Enforcement amid Coronavirus Outbreak
The Guardian | Reuters - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 6th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Brazil Scales Back Environmental Enforcement amid Coronavirus Outbreak)
‘Can I Keep You Safe? Your Future Is Uncertain’: Climate and the Fate of Humanity
Media Lens - TRANSCEND Media Service
April 6th, 2020 ( Comments Off on ‘Can I Keep You Safe? Your Future Is Uncertain’: Climate and the Fate of Humanity)
Preparedness for Earthquakes and Tsunamis
Vidushi Prasad – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 6th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Preparedness for Earthquakes and Tsunamis)
Australia World’s Leading Polluter of Greenhouse Gas Per Capita
Dr Gideon Polya – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 24th, 2020 ( 1 Comment »)
Save the Insects, Save Ourselves: Researchers Sound Alarm on Bugpocalypse
Andrea Germanos | Common Dreams – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 17th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Save the Insects, Save Ourselves: Researchers Sound Alarm on Bugpocalypse)
Is Climate Change an Apocalypse in the Making?
Kedar Neupane – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 17th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Is Climate Change an Apocalypse in the Making?)
Temperature in Antarctica Soars Past 69°F/20ºC as NOAA Reports Last Month Was World’s Hottest January on Record
Jessica Corbett | Common Dreams – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 17th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Temperature in Antarctica Soars Past 69°F/20ºC as NOAA Reports Last Month Was World’s Hottest January on Record)
Learn about the Novel Coronavirus
World Health Organization (WHO) – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 10th, 2020 ( 1 Comment »)
Japan Races to Build New Coal-Burning Power Plants, Despite the Climate Risks
Hiroko Tabuchi – The New York Times
February 10th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Japan Races to Build New Coal-Burning Power Plants, Despite the Climate Risks)
One World Digital Dictatorship
Soren Korsgaard | Crime and Power – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 27th, 2020 ( Comments Off on One World Digital Dictatorship)
Landmark UN Ruling: Countries Banned from Returning Refugees to Countries Threatened by Climate Crisis
Countercurrents – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 27th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Landmark UN Ruling: Countries Banned from Returning Refugees to Countries Threatened by Climate Crisis)
UN Biodiversity Chief: Humans Risk Living in an ‘Empty World’ with ‘Catastrophic’ Consequences
Jordan Davidson | EcoWatch – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 27th, 2020 ( Comments Off on UN Biodiversity Chief: Humans Risk Living in an ‘Empty World’ with ‘Catastrophic’ Consequences)
Jeff Bezos Donates Three Minutes’ Income to Help Australia Fight Wildfires
Alan Macleod – MintPress News
January 27th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Jeff Bezos Donates Three Minutes’ Income to Help Australia Fight Wildfires)
Single-Use Plastic: China to Ban Bags and Other Items
BBC News – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 27th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Single-Use Plastic: China to Ban Bags and Other Items)
Closer than Ever: It Is 100 Seconds to Midnight
John Mecklin | Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 27th, 2020 ( 1 Comment »)
Ancient Never-Before-Seen Viruses Discovered Locked up in Tibetan Glacier
Laura Geggel | Live Science – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 27th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Ancient Never-Before-Seen Viruses Discovered Locked up in Tibetan Glacier)
With Costs Approaching $100 Billion, the Fires Are Australia’s Costliest Natural Disaster
Paul Read and Richard Denniss – The Conversation
January 20th, 2020 ( Comments Off on With Costs Approaching $100 Billion, the Fires Are Australia’s Costliest Natural Disaster)
Scientists Find Australian Wildfire Smoke Has Circled the Globe
Natasha Roy – NBC News
January 20th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Scientists Find Australian Wildfire Smoke Has Circled the Globe)
After the Inferno
Text: Nick Sas, Photos: Brendan Esposito - ABC News Australia
January 20th, 2020 ( Comments Off on After the Inferno)
Welcome to Hawaii’s ‘Plastic Beach’, One of the World’s Dirtiest Places
Liz Barney and Michelle Broder Van Dyke – The Guardian
January 13th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Welcome to Hawaii’s ‘Plastic Beach’, One of the World’s Dirtiest Places)
Over 1 Billion Animals Feared Dead in Australian Bushfires
Brittney Deguara | Stuff – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 13th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Over 1 Billion Animals Feared Dead in Australian Bushfires)
Illegal Tin Mining Leaves Trail of Ruin in Protected Brazilian Rainforest
Ana Ionova | Mongabay – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 6th, 2020 ( Comments Off on Illegal Tin Mining Leaves Trail of Ruin in Protected Brazilian Rainforest)
How a Rising Anti-Mining Movement Is Challenging Portugal’s ‘White Gold’ Rush
Marina Martinez | Waging Nonviolence – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 6th, 2020 ( Comments Off on How a Rising Anti-Mining Movement Is Challenging Portugal’s ‘White Gold’ Rush)
Japan’s Radioactive Water Will Be Released into Ocean or Atmosphere
Dan Robitzski | Futurism – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 30th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Japan’s Radioactive Water Will Be Released into Ocean or Atmosphere)
Brazil Amazon Deforestation Climbs more than 100% in November over Same Month Last Year – Government Agency
Marcelo Teixeira | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 30th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Brazil Amazon Deforestation Climbs more than 100% in November over Same Month Last Year – Government Agency)
Greenland Is Nearing a Climate Tipping Point–How Long Warming Lasts Will Decide Its Fate, Study Says
Bob Berwyn | InsideClimate News – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 30th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Greenland Is Nearing a Climate Tipping Point–How Long Warming Lasts Will Decide Its Fate, Study Says)
Why Climate Change Is an Irrelevance, Economic Growth Is a Myth and Sustainability Is Forty Years Too Late
Kevin Casey | Global Comment – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 23rd, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
Is Growth Passé?
Joseph E. Stiglitz, Nobel Economics Laureate | Project Syndicate – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 23rd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Is Growth Passé?)
In Final Hours, COP 25 Denounced as ‘Utter Failure’ as Deal Is Stripped of Ambition and US Refuses to Accept Liability for Climate Crisis
Julia Conley | Common Dreams – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 16th, 2019 ( Comments Off on In Final Hours, COP 25 Denounced as ‘Utter Failure’ as Deal Is Stripped of Ambition and US Refuses to Accept Liability for Climate Crisis)
Arctic Report Card 2019: Extreme Ice Loss, Dying Species as Global Warming Worsens
Sabrina Shankman | Inside Climate News – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 16th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Arctic Report Card 2019: Extreme Ice Loss, Dying Species as Global Warming Worsens)
Stunning Images Show How Severe Drought Has Changed One of the World’s Largest Waterfalls
Adriana Navarro | MSN – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 16th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Stunning Images Show How Severe Drought Has Changed One of the World’s Largest Waterfalls)
Europe’s Green Deal
Jeffrey D. Sachs | Project Syndicate – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 16th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Europe’s Green Deal)
Record Number of Fires Rage around Amazonia Farms That Supply the World’s Biggest Butchers
Andrew Wasley , Alexandra Heal , André Campos and Sam Cutler – The Bureau of Investigative Journalism
December 16th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Record Number of Fires Rage around Amazonia Farms That Supply the World’s Biggest Butchers)
Move Over, Peak Oil. Scientists Say ‘Peak Livestock’ Must Arrive This Decade to Limit Global Heating
Jessica Corbett | Common Dreams – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 16th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Move Over, Peak Oil. Scientists Say ‘Peak Livestock’ Must Arrive This Decade to Limit Global Heating)
Ocean Deoxygenation: Everyone’s Problem
Laffoley, D. and Baxter, J. M. | International Union for Conservation of Nature – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 9th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Ocean Deoxygenation: Everyone’s Problem)
New IUCN Report on Ocean Oxygen Loss Gives ‘Ultimate Wake-Up Call’ to Act on Climate
Andrea Germanos | Common Dreams – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 9th, 2019 ( Comments Off on New IUCN Report on Ocean Oxygen Loss Gives ‘Ultimate Wake-Up Call’ to Act on Climate)
Climate Tipping Points — Too Risky to Bet Against
Timothy M. Lenton, Johan Rockström, Owen Gaffney, Stefan Rahmstorf, Katherine Richardson, Will Steffen and Hans Joachim Schellnhuber - Nature Magazine
December 9th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Climate Tipping Points — Too Risky to Bet Against)
Forget about Water at Your Peril
Rachael McDonnell – Al Jazeera
December 9th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Forget about Water at Your Peril)
Carbon Dioxide in Earth’s Atmosphere Reaches Record High, Researchers Say
Denise Chow – NBC News
December 2nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Carbon Dioxide in Earth’s Atmosphere Reaches Record High, Researchers Say)
Brazil’s President Is Blaming Leonardo DiCaprio for the Amazon Forest Fires
Annabelle Timsit | Quartz – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 2nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Brazil’s President Is Blaming Leonardo DiCaprio for the Amazon Forest Fires)
Oil Spill Hits 643 Areas in 116 Cities in Northeast and Southeast Brazil
Igor Carvalho | Brasil de Fato – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Oil Spill Hits 643 Areas in 116 Cities in Northeast and Southeast Brazil)
How to Save the Planet and Ourselves
Chris Hedges | Truthdig – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on How to Save the Planet and Ourselves)
Rising Seas Threaten US Pacific Nuclear Dump
John Braddock | WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Rising Seas Threaten US Pacific Nuclear Dump)
Amazon Rainforest Sees Biggest Spike in Deforestation in Over a Decade
Colin Dwyer | NPR – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Amazon Rainforest Sees Biggest Spike in Deforestation in Over a Decade)
Don’t Call Me a Pessimist on Climate Change. I Am a Realist (Part 1)
William E. Rees | The Tyee – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Don’t Call Me a Pessimist on Climate Change. I Am a Realist (Part 1))
Memo from a Climate Crisis Realist: The Choice before Us (Part 2)
William E. Rees | The Tyee – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Memo from a Climate Crisis Realist: The Choice before Us (Part 2))
Change of Players, Change of Game: How States Got Left Behind on Climate Change
Charlotte Hulme | E-IR – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 18th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Change of Players, Change of Game: How States Got Left Behind on Climate Change)
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 ( Comments Off on Deforestation in Brazil Jumped by 80% in One Year: Study)
Trump’s Worst Impeachable Offense Hurts the Whole World–Climate
Amy Goodman and Denis Moynihan – Democracy NOW!
November 11th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Trump’s Worst Impeachable Offense Hurts the Whole World–Climate)
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 ( Comments Off on Ah … The Best People: Ignoring the Need for Environmental Deliverance for Over 50 Years)
Politicians Protect Meat Industry by Making Activists Criminals
Leighton Akio Woodhouse and David Zlutnick -The Intercept
November 4th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Politicians Protect Meat Industry by Making Activists Criminals)
Coca-Cola Named Most Polluting Brand in Global Audit of Plastic Waste
Sharon Lerner – The Intercept
November 4th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Coca-Cola Named Most Polluting Brand in Global Audit of Plastic Waste)
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 ( Comments Off on Coca-Cola, Nestlé and PepsiCo Named Top Plastic Polluters for the Second Year in a Row)
German Appetite for Beef Eats into Brazilian Rainforest
Andrew Wasley and Alexandra Heal – The Bureau of Investigative Journalism
October 28th, 2019 ( Comments Off on German Appetite for Beef Eats into Brazilian Rainforest)
Amazon Rainforest ‘Close to Irreversible Tipping Point’
Dom Phillips – The Guardian
October 28th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Amazon Rainforest ‘Close to Irreversible Tipping Point’)
Climate Change: A People-Centered Approach
Daisaku Ikeda – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 21st, 2019 ( Comments Off on Climate Change: A People-Centered Approach)
The NTP Cell Phone Study Explained
Dr. Ron Melnick | GrassrootsEnvEd – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 14th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The NTP Cell Phone Study Explained)
Environmentalism According to the Vedic View
Stephen Knapp (Sri Nandanandana dasa) – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 14th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Environmentalism According to the Vedic View)
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 ( Comments Off on Revealed: The 20 Firms behind a Third of All Carbon Emissions)
Inside America’s Most Toxic Nuclear Waste Dump, Where 56 Million Gallons of Buried Radioactive Sludge Are Leaking into the Earth
James Pasley | Yahoo! News – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 7th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Inside America’s Most Toxic Nuclear Waste Dump, Where 56 Million Gallons of Buried Radioactive Sludge Are Leaking into the Earth)
At Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, a Million-Tonne Headache: Radioactive Water
Karyn Nishimura | Northglen News – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 7th, 2019 ( Comments Off on At Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant, a Million-Tonne Headache: Radioactive Water)
Saving the Planet Means Overthrowing the Ruling Elites
Chris Hedges | Truthdig – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 30th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
Not Convinced on the Need for Urgent Climate Action? Here’s What Happens to Our Planet between 1.5°C and 2°C of Global Warming
Rachel Warren and Sally Brown – The Conversation
September 30th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Not Convinced on the Need for Urgent Climate Action? Here’s What Happens to Our Planet between 1.5°C and 2°C of Global Warming)
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 ( Comments Off on The Human and Financial Costs of the Explosive Remnants of War in Afghanistan)
Another Climate Woe
Bob Neumann | Democratic World Federalists – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 30th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Another Climate Woe)
The Right to a Future, with Naomi Klein and Greta Thunberg
The Intercept – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 30th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Right to a Future, with Naomi Klein and Greta Thunberg)
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 ( Comments Off on Amazon: The Common Wealth of the Earth and Humanity)
On the Precipice: The Collective Asteroid of Human History
Tom Engelhardt - TomDispatch
September 23rd, 2019 ( Comments Off on On the Precipice: The Collective Asteroid of Human History)
The 5G Electromagnetic “Mad Zone” Poised to Self-Destruct: The 5G “Dementors” Meet the 4G “Zombie Apocalypse”
Claire Edwards – Global Research
September 23rd, 2019 ( Comments Off on The 5G Electromagnetic “Mad Zone” Poised to Self-Destruct: The 5G “Dementors” Meet the 4G “Zombie Apocalypse”)
Top 100 Polluter Indexes
Political Economy Research Institute | University of Massachusetts – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Top 100 Polluter Indexes)
Who’s Responsible for the Ecocide in the Amazon
Juan Manuel Crespo | Open Democracy – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Who’s Responsible for the Ecocide in the Amazon)
Complete 9/11 Timeline Pipeline Politics
Submitted by Satoshi Ashikaga – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Complete 9/11 Timeline Pipeline Politics)
USA and Brazil Agree to Amazon Development
BBC – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( Comments Off on USA and Brazil Agree to Amazon Development)
Activists Follow the Money Fueling Amazon Fires
Negin Owliaei Kelsey Hawkins-Johnson | Inequality – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Activists Follow the Money Fueling Amazon Fires)
Japan May Have to Dump Radioactive Water into the Sea, Minister Says
Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Japan May Have to Dump Radioactive Water into the Sea, Minister Says)
War on the World: Industrialized Militaries Are a Bigger Part of the Climate Emergency Than You Know
Murtaza Hussain – The Interept
September 16th, 2019 ( Comments Off on War on the World: Industrialized Militaries Are a Bigger Part of the Climate Emergency Than You Know)
Natural Disasters: Where Is God in All of This?
Stephen Knapp – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 16th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Natural Disasters: Where Is God in All of This?)
Plants Can Recover after Being Burned, so Why Might Some Species in the Amazon Face Local Wipe Out?
Kimberley Simpson – The Conversation
September 9th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Plants Can Recover after Being Burned, so Why Might Some Species in the Amazon Face Local Wipe Out?)
Burning Down the House
John Feffer | Foreign Policy In Focus – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Burning Down the House)
The Destruction of the Amazon, Explained
The Week – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 9th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Destruction of the Amazon, Explained)
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 ( Comments Off on The Companies behind the Burning of the Amazon)
Because ‘a World without Insects Is Not Worth Living in,’ Germany Announces Plan to Ban Glyphosate
Andrea Germanos – Common Dreams
September 9th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Because ‘a World without Insects Is Not Worth Living in,’ Germany Announces Plan to Ban Glyphosate)
Trump Moves to Allow Logging in the World’s Largest Intact Temperate Rainforest
Kyla Mandel | Think Progress – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 2nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Trump Moves to Allow Logging in the World’s Largest Intact Temperate Rainforest)
Bolivian Fires Are Threatening People and Wildlife–It’s Not Just Brazil’s Amazon Rainforest That’s Ablaze
Claire F.R. Wordley – The Conversation
September 2nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Bolivian Fires Are Threatening People and Wildlife–It’s Not Just Brazil’s Amazon Rainforest That’s Ablaze)
Protectors of Mauna Kea Are Fighting Colonialism, Not Science
Julianne Tveten | FAIR-Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 2nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Protectors of Mauna Kea Are Fighting Colonialism, Not Science)
As Jakarta Sinks, Indonesia Announces Location of New Capital City
Matt Stieb | Intelligencer – New York Magazine
September 2nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on As Jakarta Sinks, Indonesia Announces Location of New Capital City)
A Top Financier of Trump and McConnell Is a Driving Force behind Amazon Deforestation
Ryan Grim – The Intercept
September 2nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on A Top Financier of Trump and McConnell Is a Driving Force behind Amazon Deforestation)
We Aren’t Terrified Enough about Losing the Amazon
James Temple | MIT Technology Review – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 2nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on We Aren’t Terrified Enough about Losing the Amazon)
GOP Lobbyists Help Brazil Recruit U.S. Companies to Exploit the Amazon
Lee Fang – The Intercept
September 2nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on GOP Lobbyists Help Brazil Recruit U.S. Companies to Exploit the Amazon)
Leonardo Dicaprio’s Foundation Pledges $5 Million in Aid for Amazon Rainforest Fires
Christopher Brito – CBS News
September 2nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Leonardo Dicaprio’s Foundation Pledges $5 Million in Aid for Amazon Rainforest Fires)
Nestlé and the Privatization of Water
Franklin Frederick - Global Research
September 2nd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Nestlé and the Privatization of Water)
Wildfires Rage throughout the Amazon Rainforest
Bryan Dyne | WSWS – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Wildfires Rage throughout the Amazon Rainforest)
Scientists Have Been Underestimating the Pace of Climate Change
Naomi Oreskes, Michael Oppenheimer and Dale Jamieson | Scientific American – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Scientists Have Been Underestimating the Pace of Climate Change)
Even the Bermuda Triangle Has a Plastic Problem
Greenpeace – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 26th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Even the Bermuda Triangle Has a Plastic Problem)
July Was the Hottest Month Ever on Earth – Now Massive Wildfires Are Burning Across the Globe
Trevor Hughes - USA TODAY
August 26th, 2019 ( Comments Off on July Was the Hottest Month Ever on Earth – Now Massive Wildfires Are Burning Across the Globe)
Bees: How Important Are They and What Would Happen if They Went Extinct?
Philip Donkersley – The Conversation
August 26th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Bees: How Important Are They and What Would Happen if They Went Extinct?)
The Amazon Rainforests Are on Fire – Brazil’s Trump-Like President, Jair Bolsonaro, Is to Blame
Bill McKibben – NBC News
August 26th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Amazon Rainforests Are on Fire – Brazil’s Trump-Like President, Jair Bolsonaro, Is to Blame)
The Insect Apocalypse Is Coming: Here Are Five Lessons We Must Learn
Robert Walker | Independent Media Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 19th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Insect Apocalypse Is Coming: Here Are Five Lessons We Must Learn)
The Fukushima Nuclear Disaster and Its Tragic Aftermath
Rossen Vassilev Jr. – Global Research
August 19th, 2019 ( Comments Off on The Fukushima Nuclear Disaster and Its Tragic Aftermath)
As Scientists Warn of Biodiversity Crisis, Trump Administration Guts Endangered Species Act
Natural Resources Defense Council – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 19th, 2019 ( Comments Off on As Scientists Warn of Biodiversity Crisis, Trump Administration Guts Endangered Species Act)
Eat Less Meat: UN Climate Change Report Calls for Change to Human Diet
Quirin Schiermeier | Nature – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Eat Less Meat: UN Climate Change Report Calls for Change to Human Diet)
Burning Down the House
Alan Weisman | New York Review of Books – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Burning Down the House)
IPCC Special Report: Climate Change and Land
UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 ( Comments Off on IPCC Special Report: Climate Change and Land)
How to Shift to a More Plant-Based Diet, without the Guilt
Leslie Crawford | Independent Media Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 ( Comments Off on How to Shift to a More Plant-Based Diet, without the Guilt)
Google’s Extravagant Climate Change Camp Mocked as Party for ‘Entitled Fools’
Ebony Bowden | Page Six – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 12th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Google’s Extravagant Climate Change Camp Mocked as Party for ‘Entitled Fools’)
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)