With oil and gas companies pledging to ramp up their development of new reserves, we are at a critical moment for the planet and our future.
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The International Panel on Climate Change advises that it will be impossible to keep global temperatures at a safe level unless global food production and land management are transformed.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year – during Plastic Free July, people around the world band together and pledge to eliminate our insidious single-use plastic habit.
Today is Earth Overshoot Day which is the date at which we will have used more of the Earth’s resources than we can put back. Rather worryingly, that means that for the next five months, none of the Earth’s natural resources can be regenerated.
It seems that our friends at Extinction Rebellion had some Extra Terrestrial help this weekend. Clearly not keen on what we’re doing to the planet, the aliens landed and decided to make their mark at this year’s WOMAD Festival.
We already know that plastic is taking a huge toll on the environment and our time to do something about it is running out. Governments around the world are starting to get worried and take notice – the EU has gone so far to announce a ‘war on plastic’ in January 2018.
Kitchen appliances, car doors, designer clothing, litter in the bushes… Everywhere we look, there’s plastic – but we’re starting to look at it much differently.
We’ve rounded up 5 major environmental talking points that are gaining traction in the mainstream media and on social media – find out what’s hot right now in this world of ours, and learn about the things people are doing to try to cool it all down.
Canada has a reputation for harvesting many things – maple syrup, ice hockey sensations, the odd teen pop superstar… And almost 10 million km2 of jaw-dropping natural beauty.