How Yolo County Leaders Are Changing Landfill

Methane is one of the most potent greenhouse gases in the atmosphere. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, landfills are the third largest source of methane emissions associated with humans in the United States. This methane is produced as organic waste from things like food, plant matter, and sewage that are broken down by bacteria … Read more

Zimbabwe relocates 2,500 wild animals due to climate change

Harare, Zimbabwe – A helicopter crowds thousands of antelopes into a container. A winch sedates upside-down elephants and turns them into trailers. Legions of guards lead other animals into metal cages and a convoy of trucks begins a 700-kilometre (435-mile) journey to transport the animals to their new home. Zimbabwe has begun moving more than … Read more

The natural world in motion: Wildlife documentaries are local to our radar

The global climate has been in decline for decades now. The increase in the number and frequency of natural disasters is glaring evidence of that. Countries around the world are facing the real threats of climate change. Take Pakistan, for example. Since June this year, it has been inundated with rainfall and by August more … Read more

Sea-level rise in La Niña complicates Western Australian beach movement

Oceanographers say growth and erosion in Australia’s west coast is intensifying in La Niña conditions, due to the stronger Lewin Current and rising sea levels. Australia has experienced La Niña weather conditions for the past two years, and the Bureau of Meteorology announced this week that it will form again this summer. Space for play … Read more

Balance / Sustainability – Margaret Atwood: The planet is not doomed

Margaret Atwood may be known for her miserable dive into environmental and political disaster, but the writer stresses that the world is not doomed. The prolific writer touches on the topic of climate change in her 1985 book “The Handmaid’s Tale,” the inspiration for the Hulu series of the same name that premiered its fifth … Read more

Samsung sets a goal to reach 100% clean energy by 2050

Seoul, South Korea — Samsung Electronics is turning away from fossil fuels and aiming to run its global operations entirely with clean electricity by 2050, a difficult goal that experts say could be hindered by South Korea’s modest commitments on climate change. Based in South Korea Samsung It is the largest producer of computer memory … Read more