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Commentary & Opinion
November 8, 2013 Will We Ever be Prepared for Climate Change?Source: Moyers and Company
Last week, an early draft of an Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report was leaked to bloggers and picked up in the mainstream press. The first installment of that report, released in September, stated that human...
November 8, 2013 Super Typhoon Haiyan, one of strongest storms ever, plows across Philippines - text/videoSource: CNN
Super Typhoon Haiyan -- one of the strongest storms recorded on the planet -- smashed into island after island as it plowed across the central Philippines on Friday, threatening millions of people. It left devastation in its...
November 7, 2013 Fear, Fortitude & the Future:Source: Peter D. Kinder
We are well beyond the time when the notion of universal ownership applied solely to institutions. Of necessity, we’ve had to make asset ownership truly universal because we share the same fears and risks. We all are universal...
Source: The Bowdoin Orient
The speaker, Dr. Daniel Schrag, is both a professor of geology and the director of the Center of the Environment at Harvard University. Climate change, as Schrag described it, is a massive experiment on the order of nothing...
November 4, 2013 A Closer Look at Climate Panel’s Findings on Global Warming ImpactsSource: NY Times
Justin Gillis has provided a look at the forthcoming report on climate change impacts, vulnerability and adaptation options from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, based on a leaked final draft (dated Oct. 28) that...
November 1, 2013 COLUMN-Harvard deals blow to fossil fuel divestment campaign:Wynn
Reuters - Harvard's rejection of the campaign on additional grounds undermines momentum in the short term. The university's president, Drew Faust, said fossil fuel divestment would not only cut fund returns - used to support...
October 31, 2013 Why UN Climate Talks Must Deliver a Brighter Future for Us All
The Huffington Post - In September, the îIntergovernmental Panel on Climate Changeî published the first part of its review of the latest climate ... of environmental refugees that may be created if we do not act now....
October 28, 2013 Capitalism: the environment's best friend - text/videoSource: Telegraph (UK)
Every generation is haunted by a sense of imminent catastrophe. Some part of us seems programmed to believe that, though life has been steadily getting better until now, the good times are about to end. And there are indeed...
October 24, 2013 Fred Krupp: U.S. Can Do More to Protect EnvironmentSource: Cornell Sun
Speaking to a crowd of more than one hundred at Cornell Tuesday, Fred Krupp, the longtime president of the Environmental Defense Fund, said he does not think a single state in the U.S. is adequately protecting its environment
October 23, 2013 One year after Sandy — ignoring climate change at our own perilSource: Washington Post
It’s been one year since Hurricane Sandy made landfall on the eastern coast of the United States, affecting 24 states and devastating parts of New Jersey and New York. Thousands of homes and businesses were destroyed. Millions...
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