Why billionaire climate philanthropists will always be part of the problem

Jeff Bezos $10 billion pledge is great, but is no match for a properly democratic transition.

Heather Alberro, Associate Lecturer/PhD Candidate in Political Ecology, Nottingham Trent University • conversation
March 2, 2020 ~5 min

 climate-change  philanthropy  jeff-bezos

Jeff Bezos unveils Moon lander concept

Blue Origins claims that the lunar lander will be able to take humans to the Moon's south pole by 2024.

By Mary-Ann Russon • bbcnews
May 10, 2019 ~2 min

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Virgin's Unity plane rockets skyward

Scottish pilot Dave Mackay pushes Virgin Galactic's rocket plane faster and higher than it's ever been.

By Jonathan Amos • bbcnews
Feb. 22, 2019 ~4 min

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