Ocean Acidification

Geo-engineering - A Tool in the Fight to Tackle Climate Change, or a Dangerous Distraction?

Jon Taylor | Posted 11.11.2012 | UK
Jon Taylor

For folks who haven't been following this conversation, geo-engineering is an umbrella term for a wide range of approaches to reversing some of the impacts of climate change, usually involving some kind of pro-active scientific intervention or manipulation of the environment.

Monty Python and the Future of Life on Earth

Anuradha Vittachi | Posted 18.01.2012 | UK
Anuradha Vittachi

All over the world, movements and groups are springing up that contest the comforting blindness. The Occupation is one such movement, growing fast.

If we Allow Coral Reefs to Disappear, Earth Enters Million Years Timescale

Rolf Schuttenhelm | Posted 10.12.2011 | UK Tech
Rolf Schuttenhelm

It may be a nice way to draw some attention to the scientists' hard work, but mixing up data & marketing is confusing to the general public - and risks to undermine our sense of environmental urgency.