Tag Archives: Climate change

Models of global warming have a large range of predictions, from mild to dire. Surely our opinions of this subject are just as varied. Should we bet on the low odds & do nothing or should we take action NOW on a global level?

Models of global warming have a large range of predictions, from mild to dire. Surely our opinions of this subject are just as varied. Should we bet on the low odds & do nothing or should we take action NOW … Continue reading

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Why are humans so slow to react to looming crises, like a forewarned pandemic or a warming planet?

Why are humans so slow to react to looming crises, like a forewarned pandemic or a warming planet? [ 15/May/21 ] Some good part answers here already. A full answer would be really complex, so I will point towards the … Continue reading

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Do you think that climate change will be the thing that makes humans extinct, or will it be something else?

Do you think that climate change will be the thing that makes humans extinct, or will it be something else? [ 4/May/21 ] Climate change is a big enough threat to make most realize that cooperation is required for survival, … Continue reading

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Is a short-term focus on reducing emissions more or less helpful to climate change than a long-term plan to develop affordable, cheaper green energy?

Is a short-term focus on reducing emissions more or less helpful to climate change than a long-term plan to develop affordable, cheaper green energy? [ 2/May/21 ] Definitely less. We need technology that can deliver long term sustainability, which means … Continue reading

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Is my opinion on climate change really going to affect the climate?

Is my opinion on climate change really going to affect the climate? [ 2/May/21 ] Only in so far as your opinion influences actions (your own and those of others), and those actions have some cumulative effect over time.

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More on Climate Change

If ‘climate change’ was renamed ‘climate damage’, would it spur you to take action, and what would you actually do? [ 24/April/21 ] I took action 26 years ago. I bought 30 acres of land and planted 16,000 trees. That … Continue reading

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Will climate change be a problem

Will climate change be a problem in our lifetime, or should we leave it to the next generation? [ 6/Mar/21 ] It is a real problem now. It is one of very many real problems we have now. Loss of … Continue reading

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Converting to electric

Does converting a world into electric-based save our planet? [ 3/Feb/21 ] In and of itself, no. And we need to be clear, the planet is not endangered. Human life on the planet, that is something else. Many of the … Continue reading

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Vertical Farming

Lifeboat foundation link toThis Wind-Powered Vertical Farm In Denmark Produces 1,000 Tons Of Greens Each Year [ 6/1/21 ] Agree with Rj Tolley that biological production and health linkages are vastly more complex than most currently appreciate. We need to … Continue reading

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Bill Gates and Climate change

Has Bill Gates ever talked about blocking out the Sun as a way of tackling climate change? [ 6/1/21 ] Do you rely on rain on you personally to supply you with drinking water, or do you take your drinking … Continue reading

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