change   25352

« earlier    

ChangEd
An app that collects your spare change for a HUGE impact on your student loans. Save money, Save time, with ChangEd
app  spare  change  student  loans 
2 days ago by smitchell
Immediate fossil fuel phaseout could arrest climate change – study | Environment | The Guardian
The study found that if all fossil fuel infrastructure – power plants, factories, vehicles, ships and planes – from now on are replaced by zero-carbon alternatives at the end of their useful lives, there is a 64% chance of staying under 1.5C.
climate  change  guardian  study  solutions 
3 days ago by betajames
How Governments React to Climate Change: An Interview with the Political Theorists Joel Wainwright and Geoff Mann | The New Yorker
What’s notable is the disjuncture between what any clear-eyed observer will see really needs to happen fast and the depth of the seeming incapacity in the world’s political and economic arrangements to move beyond even the first basic steps.
government  climate  change  politics  interview  newyorker 
3 days ago by betajames
BBC - Culture - How science fiction helps readers understand climate change
In the quest to adopt climate change as a topic, writers are doing what they do best: trying to tell a good story. Sometimes they write with a touch of optimism as they negotiate the current crisis. But even with this optimism, these writers want to make sure the world knows they, at least, are paying attention.
writing  fiction  climate  change  future  bbc 
3 days ago by betajames
Climate Change Denial | Psychology Today
In addition to motivated interference, there is also a powerful psychological component to this blindness to scientific reality: denial. A lot has been written about climate change denial and there are clearly many explanations for it. For one thing, an enormous amount of money is being spent encouraging us to ignore climate change. Corporations, especially the fossil fuel industry, have spent huge sums attempting to obfuscate the reality of climate change. We are constantly told by them that “more data are needed” because “climate scientists don’t agree.” While no scientist would ever disagree with a call for more research—that line is, after all, found near the end of almost every scientific paper ever written—it just is not true that scientists don’t agree that climate change is real. To some extent, then, we are the victims of a well-funded and sophisticated misinformation campaign that attempts to keep us in the dark about climate change.

But studies persistently show us that simply providing people with the facts about climate does not reliably change minds. The science that proves the earth is warming is very technical and difficult for most of us to grasp. “Humans aren’t well wired to act on complex statistical risks,” according to a Brookings Institute report. Even when the evidence about climate change is relayed in very clear terms with lots of compelling graphics, many people either don’t believe it or shrug it off. Hence, the problem of climate change denial is not simply a matter of an information gap.
psychology  climate  change  denial 
4 days ago by betajames

« earlier    

related tags

'ellen'  'you  2018  2019  a  about  action  activism  adaptation  addiction  advice  agent  agents  agrees  all  altimeter  amend  and  andrew  anthrocene  anthropological  app  apple  approach  are  art  article  article50  articles  atlantic  atmosphere  backlash:  banks  bbc  beef  behavior  behaviorchange  beliefs  better  bias  bird  blog  brexit  brian  british  browser  bt  business  businessculture  calls  can  canada  can’t  cap  carbon  care  cartography  changes  cimate  cities  citizensassembly  clarity  climate-change  climate  climatechange  climategate  cnn  co-creation  cocreation  collaboration  color  commands  commit  commitment  community  companies  confirmation  conservative  conservativism  consolidate  construction  consultancy  convenient  cookie  coping  corporations  country's  cow  cpg  culture  cyanobacteria  data  degrees  democracy  democrats  denial  deniers  department:  design  diff  digital  dioxide  discourse  display  divide  documentation  dread  earth  economics  ecosystem  edit  editor  editorial  elisp  emacs  embodiment  embrace  energy  engagement  english  environment  environmental  environmentalism  epa  eu  event  evolution  example  exclusion  expose  extinction  farm  february  feedback  feminism  ferrante  fiction  focusing  for  force  ford  fossil  fuel  future  games  gaming  garden  gardening  getrichslowly  github  global  google’s  government  graphic  great  green  grief  grist  growth  growthmindset  guardian  guide  habit  habits  hardbrexit  hart  has  have  health  hearing  heat  help  high  highlighting  history  holiday  holocene  hook  horse  hot  hottest  how  howto  ice  identity  idiocracy  ifttt  ignoring  image  images  impact  increase  incrementalism  individuals  inequality  information  infrastructure  innovation  inspiration  intention  internal  interval  interview  invention  iphone  is  isn’t  january  javascript  jump  kevin  key  keyboard  koch  krugman  language  lasting  lds  leadership  level  life  linguistics  lint  lisp  listening.  livestock  livingsystems  loans  log  macedonia  make  management  map  maps  market  mass  maytheresa  means'  media  mediashift  mediumdotcom  melt  message  metaphor  metoo  microsoft  mindfulness  model  modify  move?  mt  name  nasa  natgeo  national  natural  navigate  nbc  nc  newyorker  next  no  nokia  nominee  nordhaus  not  note  nursing  nymag  nyt  nytimes  nz  of  oil  on  onchange  online  opinion  organizational  outer  oxygen  oxygenation  ozone  pa  paleoclimate  panel  parliament  pbs  pentagon  peopleonthemove  peoplesvote  personal-development  petition  phl  photo  photos  photoshop  pictures  pig  pocket  poetry  pointofview  policy  political_analysis  politics  polling  pollution  pr  prices  primal  product  progressive  project  proportional-representation  psychology  public  q1  quit  racism  radical  radicalmarkets  rainforest  reacts  record  recycling  reference  referendum  regimeshift  reinvention  resilience  resize  resizer  resolution  resolutions  rhetoric  rise  roadmap  rotation  ryan  ryanholiday  sap  scheme  science  scientist  sea  sea_level_rise  security  sel  self-improvement  seo  set  shop  shortcuts  size  small  social  solis  solutions  soon  spare  speech  split  state  stop  story  strategy:  student  study  sustainability  sw4sx  switch  syntax  tech  temp  texas  that  the  thestack  they'll  threat.  tim_cook  timeline  to  toblog  tools  transformation  transportation  trash  trends  trump  tutorial  tv  two  u.s.  uk  understanding  undo  undotree  unite  update  user  vegan  very  video  vim  vimdiff  voting  warming  warnings  was  watchdog  water  weather  whales  what  wheeler’s  wholechild  wholeteacher  whom  will  willpower  window  withdrawalagreement  without  woah  women  words  work  world  writing  xfce  xkcd  year  years  you 

Copy this bookmark:



description:


tags: