Reminder: Make your mark on the world through citizen science.

“Ethical Markets promotes citizen science, as I did when I served as a science policy advisor to the US Office of Technology Assessment(OTA).  I was delighted to find that Darlene Cavalier, as a student at Arizona State University, shared my interest in bringing citizens into  debates on science and technology …

Business calls for bold climate policies at UN Summit

“Ethical Markets welcomes all our partners’ initiatives who, as  progressive business and NGO leaders, are stepping up their investment in science-based, green investments now helping build long -term inclusive, knowledge-richer sustainable societies worldwide, as we document in our Green Transition Scoreboard reports.   ~Hazel Henderson, Editor“ Don’t come with a speech, come with a …

Tracing the environmental impacts of supply chains

“Ethical Markets highly recommends this review of global trade patterns mapped by satellites of the European Space Agency. Hazel Henderson, Editor” Tracing the environmental impacts of supply chains 11-09-2019 03:15 PM CEST   Globalisation and international trade allow us to consume produce from all over the world. But this comes …

ENB Update – 6 September 2019 | UNCCD COP 14

Friday, 6 September 2019 Daily Reports UNCCD COP 14 Governments aired concerns that land tenure recommendations could infringe their sovereignty. Meanwhile, the Committee on Science and Technology finished their work “creating a bridge between science and policy decisions.” Read The Earth Negotiations Bulletin is a balanced, timely and independent reporting service on …

Europe warming faster than expected due to climate change

Europe warming faster than expected due to climate change https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/08/190828100544.htm   Climate change is increasing the number of days of extreme heat and decreasing the number of days of extreme cold in Europe, posing a risk for residents in the coming decades, according to a new study.

Ocean temperature ‘surprises’ becoming more common: Researchers highlight need to account for climate change in marine planning

Ocean temperature ‘surprises’ becoming more common: Researchers highlight need to account for climate change in marine planning https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/08/190805153717.htm   Around the world, periods of rapid ocean warming are happening more often than we thought. In order to thrive in the future, marine communities need to make decisions based on climate …

Breaching a ‘carbon threshold’ could lead to mass extinction: Carbon dioxide emissions may trigger a reflex in the carbon cycle, with devastating consequences

Breaching a ‘carbon threshold’ could lead to mass extinction: Carbon dioxide emissions may trigger a reflex in the carbon cycle, with devastating consequences https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/07/190708154057.htm   Carbon dioxide emissions may trigger a reflex in the carbon cycle, with devastating consequences, study finds.