“Empty Planet: An Alternative Future?”

© Hazel Henderson, 2019 While the authors of Empty Planet’s  see a population bust, the United Nations (UN) sees population growth and diminishing land, water, and food supplies in “Climate Change and Land”.  These two contrasting forecasts of humanity’s future are worth our attention. Which future do you foresee? The …

Just Released: The Biomimicry Institute’s Official Annual Report

“Ethical Markets recommends this important (and beautiful!) report from our colleagues at the Biomimicry Institute.  Especially, watch leader Janine Benyus and her keynote speech to the executives at Esri, the legendary global mapping company and discussion with its founder Jack Dangermond on their visioning the future of ecological metrics! ~Dr. …

IPCC Special Report Released: Climate Change and Land-Summary for Policymakers

“Ethical Markets offers this instant review of the key takeaways in the new IPCC report “CLIMATE CHANGE AND LAND”, just released. We applaud this magisterial work of so many scientists from around the world, willing to expose themselves to the reprisals of fossilized sectors and  their  PR , intellectual mercenaries, …

The Carbon Capture Tree

“We at Ethical Markets have found that these amazing trees will grow here in our Florida area too! So we will plant one to watch  its progress!  Read this amazing article about this fastest growing, carbon-capturing tree! We need every possible natural way of capturing ambient CO2 that Nature offers! …

Message from Fritjof: Can trees save the planet?

“We agree with our Advisory Board member Dr. Fritjof Capra, and Prof. Tom Crowther of ETH, that indeed, the best way to capture ambient CO2 is Nature’s way, with photosynthesis as trees and plants restore this carbon to enrich Earth’s soils, as we have also explained in our Green Transition …

Alert: Switzerland ranked as most innovative country in new UN report

“This UN report on Innovation seems to be siloed into  reductionist categories. We believe that innovation must be re-defined to take into account the IPCC’s report on disruption of the Earth’s climate and the increasingly rapid warming of our land, oceans and Arctic regions, permafrost and glacier melting, as well …

SDG Update – 1 August 2019

FEATURED NAP Global Network Explores Country Perspectives on Aligning National Policy Processes Under Global Agendas 29 July 2019: The NAP Global Network has published a brief examining country perspectives on alignment of national-level policy processes under the Paris Agreement on climate change as a basis for broader alignment towards climate-resilient …

A Better World Radio Interview – Dennis Bushnell

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this in depth radio discussion with NASA Chief Scientist Dennis Bushnell with Mitchell Rabin on Better World Radio, on the huge opportunities still available to  humanity for stabilizing the Earth’s climate by expanding investments into saltwater agriculture, growing all the Earth’s salt-loving “halophyte“ food plants. More …

What counts for our climate: Carbon budgets untangled

What counts for our climate: Carbon budgets untangled https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/07/190717132745.htm   The more CO2 we emit from burning coal and oil and gas, the more we heat our climate — this sounds simple, and it is. Different analyzes have come up with different estimates of how much CO2 humankind can still …