Claim: Modern Use of Fertiliser is “Unsustainable”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall A new study attacks the practice of using fertiliser to produce high wheat yields for bread, claiming that current use of fertiliser is “unsustainable”, due to the energy required to manufacture the fertiliser. How to reduce the environmental impact of a loaf of bread? (Update) With an estimated 12 million…

Claim: Red State Local Government Sneaking In Climate Measures Using “Reframing”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall A post in The Conversation claims that government officials in red state administrations are sneaking in climate measures disguised as government efficiency drives and pollution mitigation initiatives. Red state rural America is acting on climate change – without calling it climate change Author: Rebecca J. Romsdahl Professor of Environmental Science…

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Take the New York Times Climate Quiz

Guest essay by Eric Worrall h/t Schrodinger’s Cat How much of a climate deplorable are you? NYT has published an offensive climate quiz, apparently aimed at helping readers discover whether they should ever buy another copy of the New York Times. Trump Has Choices to Make on Climate Policy. What Would You Do? By TATIANA…