We should stop recycling the old “Yellow Peril” myth. The people most hostile to action on climate change are American and British, not Chinese. Read more.
Category: climate change
It now looks as if the greatest mass extinction on Earth – 250 million years ago – was caused by fossil fuel burning. Read more.
The outrageous, untold story of how big business dumps its costs on us. Read more.
Why the UN climate talks have wasted 23 years, and how this can change. Read more.
The government has torpedoed its promised community energy revolution – to the benefit of big business. Read more.
How our governments’ crashing contradictions destroy their climate policies. Read more.
Our visions of the future are defined, like the film Interstellar, by technological optimism and political defeatism Read more.
If the ozone hole had been discovered ten years later, governments are likely to have done nothing. Read more.
Allan Savory tells us that increasing livestock numbers can reduce desertification and reverse climate change – but where is the scientific evidence? Read more.
Buried in the Infrastructure Bill is an astonishing and hitherto-unnoticed contradiction. Read more.
When people say we should adapt to climate change, do they have any idea what that means? Read more.
How the perverse consequences of a great idea are destroying the natural world. Read more.
Ill-informed and incoherent: the head of the National Trust talks nonsense on fracking. Read more.
The government is betting the farm on a nuclear technology that might soon look as hip as the traction engine. Read more.
The US disease has arrived in Britain: representatives waging an all-out war against science. Read more.