Scientists need to know how much we can rely on the land to offset our emissions.
April 16, 2021 • ~6 min
Discord and doubt are the last things the world needs at this critical moment.
March 30, 2021 • ~6 min
A transcript of episode 7 of The Conversation Weekly pocast, including an extra from Don't Call Me Resilient on the treatment of migrant workers in Canada.
March 19, 2021 • ~38 min
Growing cannabis indoors produces a lot of greenhouse gases – just how much depends on where it's grown
Growing weed indoors is not an environmentally friendly process. Climate controls create a lot of greenhouse gas emissions, and where the pot is produced has a huge influence on emission levels.
March 8, 2021 • ~5 min
Bitcoin is attracting attention from big buyers like Tesla. But don't be fooled – it's still a disaster for the climate.
Feb. 17, 2021 • ~7 min
Our new study shows that cutting emissions now will bring benefits sooner than expected.
Dec. 10, 2020 • ~6 min
The Climate Change Committee has laid out a road map for net zero emissions that the UK government could follow.
Dec. 9, 2020 • ~7 min
Black Friday sales reveal fast fashion extremes. But how does it affect the planet?
Nov. 30, 2020 • ~7 min
Warmer temperatures cannot increase the amount of carbon deciduous trees absorb in each growing season, a new study suggests.
Nov. 26, 2020 • ~6 min
The Arctic hasn't been this warm for 3 million years – and that foreshadows big changes for the rest of the planet
Extreme shrinkage of summer sea ice is just the latest evidence of rapid Arctic warming – and what happens in the Arctic doesn't stay there.
Sept. 30, 2020 • ~9 min