CLIMATE COVER-UP

James Hoggan Richard Littlemore Talk of global warming is nearly inescapable these days — but there are some who believe the concept of climate change is an elaborate hoax. Despite the input of the world’s leading climate scientists, the urgings of politicians, and the outcry of many grassroots activists, many Americans continue to ignore the […]

STORMS OF MY GRANDCHILDREN

James Hansen In his Q&A with Bill McKibben featured in the paperback edition of Storms of My Grandchildren, Dr. James Hansen, the world’s leading climatologist, shows that exactly contrary to the impression the public has received, the science of climate change has become even clearer and sharper since the hardcover was released. In Storms of […]

THE WEATHER MAKERS

Tim Flannery Global warming, caused by greenhouse gas emissions, is an incontrovertible, unassailable fact. Yes, a few flat-earth folks remain who argue that more proof is still needed. Thousands of objective technical reports, published in refereed scientific journals, clearly show the case is already made. In the scientific community, there is no debate: Climate change, […]

4 New Species Of Tiny Frogs Smaller Than A Fingernail

Four newly discovered frog species are so tiny that they can sit comfortably on a fingernail, making them some of the smallest-known frogs in the world. Scientists said in a video that they were “surprised to find that the miniature forms are in fact locally abundant and fairly common.” The frogs likely escaped notice until […]

FOREST DEGRADATION: MAJOR SOURCE OF GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS OVERLOOKED WINROCK STUDY ASSESSES 74 TROPICAL COUNTRIES, FINDS EMISSIONS FIVE TIMES GREATER THAN GLOBAL AVIATION, HIGHLIGHTS OPPORTUNITY TO MITIGATE CLIMATE CHANGE

FOREST DEGRADATION: MAJOR SOURCE OF GREENHOUSE GAS EMISSIONS OVERLOOKED WINROCK STUDY ASSESSES 74 TROPICAL COUNTRIES, FINDS EMISSIONS FIVE TIMES GREATER THAN GLOBAL AVIATION, HIGHLIGHTS OPPORTUNITY TO MITIGATE CLIMATE CHANGE Scientists from Winrock International have published the first consistent and complete analysis of emissions from forest degradation across the tropics. Their assessment, published in the journal […]

The Hidden Life of Trees

Peter Wohlleben “A paradigm-smashing chronicle of joyous entanglement that will make you acknowledge your own entanglement in the ancient and ever-new web of being.”—Charles Foster, author of Being a Beast Are trees social beings? In this international bestseller, forester and author Peter Wohlleben convincingly makes the case that, yes, the forest is a social network. […]