The Trump administration has formally released a report that details the growing threats of climate change. The report blames human activity. However, the National Climate Assessment is at odds with the administration’s policy, which is sceptical about human-induced climate change. Al Jazeera’s Mike Hanna reports from Washington, DC.
Many view climate change as the most pressing issue of our time. But how, specifically, is it going to affect us and our planet? Is there still time to make a difference? And what does it mean to believe “both sides” of climate change science? CBC’s Bob McDonald weighs-in.
Welcome to Transition Studies. To prosper for very much longer on the changing Earth humankind will need to move beyond its current fossil-fueled civilization toward one that is sustained on recycled materials and renewable energy. This is not a trivial shift. It will require a major transition in all aspects of our lives.
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