COP25 Dais Opening Remarks

COP25: Will it Lead to Climate Action?

COP25, the long-anticipated 2019 Climate Change Conference begins today. The goals are ambitious, but results from past meetings have been underwhelming. Will this one be different? There are reasons for hope. (4:30 min read)

Green House Gas Bulletin Smokestacks

Greenhouse Gas Bulletin: Bizarre Thanksgiving Ritual

The annual Greenhouse Gas Bulletin has been released by the World Meteorological Organization. As always, nothing has been accomplished. Learn more about the bizarre ritual we all go through every year when it comes out. (3:30 min read)

New Environment Minister

New Environment Minister Has a Tough Row to Hoe

A new environment minister and a new cabinet are being sworn in today. So it's timely to review the government's progress on climate action. Find out more. (4:00 min read)

Climate Wars

Climate Wars in Australia are a Microcosm

Australia is locked in a fierce conflict between the coal lobby and climate activists. Find out why this tension is a microcosm of the climate crisis worldwide. (4:00 min read)

Paris Agreement on Climate Change

Paris Agreement on Climate Change – What’s the Deal?


The Paris Agreement on Climate Change has formally lost the support of the United States. What does the deal actually say, and what does the US pull-out mean for the climate crisis? Find out more here. (4:30 min read)

Carbon Capture

Can Carbon Capture Solve the Climate Crisis?

Carbon Capture is a hot topic in climate policy Find out why it's all about how we do the math. (4:00 min read)

Climate Crisis - Why Do We Fight?

The Climate Crisis – Why Do We Fight About It?

We need to find better ways to communicate about the climate crisis. Find out how cultural values influence environmental behavior. (3:30 min read)