Epidemiology, Diet Soda and Climate Science

Guest Essay by Kip Hansen – 6 October 2019 “Epidemiology is the study and analysis of the distribution (who, when, and where), patterns and determinants of health and disease conditions in defined populations. “ “It is the cornerstone of public health, and shapes policy decisions and evidence-based practice by identifying risk factors for disease and…

“We need support”: Pacific Islands Demand More Climate Action

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Unhappy Pacific Islanders are vigorously demanding more climate action, and they want to know when the “support” will arrive. ‘We Need Support’: Pacific Islands Seek Help And Unity To Fight Climate Change October 5, 201911:56 AM ETASHLEY WESTERMAN  … Pacific Island government officials in New York for the United Nations…

Democrat Activist Accuses Joe Biden of “Playing Both Sides” of the Climate Debate

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Joe Biden’s low energy climate ideas are leaving young Democrat activists cold. Iowa teens delighted as Greta Thunberg leads unexpected climate strike Chris Robinson in Iowa City@thenoyzSat 5 Oct 2019 09.17 AEST … Claire Carlson, a senior studying geoscience, environmental science and business at UI from Ottumwa had joined friends from the…

Police use a battering ram to break into Extinction Rebellion warehouse in Kennington, south London

A twitter thread Police use a battering ram to break into #ExtinctionRebellion warehouse in Kennington, south London pic.twitter.com/szb98zlZgP — Damien Gayle (@damiengayle) October 5, 2019 An activist with #ExtinctionRebellion said the building had been a “tech hub” storing much of the audiovisual equipment for the protests, including sound systems and lighting, as well as lots…