Earth Overshoot Day: An Anthropocene Fable

Guest post by David Middleton I think future historians will be amazed at how the Anthropocene was filled with more myths and fables than the combined cultures of ancient Greece, Rome and wherever Thor came from… By August 2, 2017, we will have used more from nature than our planet can renew in the whole year.…

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US Government Declines to Attend Zuckerberg’s Green PR Stunt

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg apparently had to visit Glacier National Park by himself last Sunday, after the US government reversed a decision to send a climate scientist to attend his presence. Exclusive: Trump administration pulled top climate expert from Mark Zuckerberg’s national park visit A climate change expert at the…

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Game of Thrones: Who is Michael Mann?

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Vanity Fair asked academics to name which Game of Thrones characters match the personality and roles of their climate heroes. Who Is the Jon Snow of Climate Change? Game of Thrones-loving climate experts explain how every major player has a real-world climate warrior counterpart. (Tyrion Lannister is Leonardo DiCaprio!) “There’s…