You could be forgiven if you thought the European Union—historically a leader on low-carbon finance and policy efforts—would have a competitive edge in clean energy markets. But you would need to think again.
A massive cross-disciplinary analysis suggests that altering the planet is something very close to fundamental to the human condition.
If every person on Earth adopted a vegan diet – without milk, meat, honey, or any other animal-sourced foods – the greenhouse gas emissions associated with the food system in 2050 would fall by more than half compared to 2005/2007 levels.
The best places to put plastic collectors are areas where the most plastic is moving through, not the places where the most plastic ends up.
Researchers have calculated by just how much official statistics underestimate the global harvest—and it isn’t pretty