Facing Future Update
The Facing Future team attended both COP27 in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt and the biodiversity conference, COP15 in Montréal, Quebec, Canada. At COP27 the team gave six press conferences and a listing of the programs is available here. The team attending COP15 provided a debriefing of their observations in this video.
March 18, 2023
A new 40-year study discovered the eye-opening fact that what happens in the Amazon Rainforest impacts the entire Earth system. This puts an exclamation point on the fact that the . . .
March 10, 2023
A battle over how to protect the planet from overheating is heating up. Academics are coming out of the woodwork, forming coalitions, issuing declarations. A subdued debate over the merits . . .
February 24, 2023
Climate Code Red, a very thorough and well-respected source on climate change/global warming, recently issued a three-part study on where things stand with the climate system via looking through the . . .
February 17, 2023
A recent report out of West Antarctica is rattling scientists. It’s all about heat, big-time heat, encroaching upon the world’s biggest chunk of ice that locks down a couple hundred . . .
February 12, 2023
Anybody who closely follows global warming knows that the Arctic has been clobbered 2-3 times beyond the impact on the planet. And knowledgeable sources also know that what happens in . . .
February 3, 2023
Forever Chemicals are found everywhere from the depths of the Mariana Trench to the mountaintop of Mt. Everest. Following 80 years of manufacturing various PFAS chemicals, the world is swimming . . .
Former Vice President of the United States and Environmentalist.
May 19, 2022
The ecosystem and civilization are unraveling in this decade. As the power of Nature becomes more evident, so does the call for the citizens of wealthy nations to make profound lifestyle changes. Our adolescence is over. . . .
March 9, 2022
We need #biodiversity, not only in the environment, but also in our diet. Dr. T. Colin Campbell first introduced what he called a “plant-based diet” to prevent disease in the 1980’s. He is joined in this discussion by oncologist Dr. Barry Boyd, . . .
November 16, 2021
The AR6 recognizes that the release of Methane, a greenhouse gas over 80 times more potent than CO2 over the first 20 years, poses an extremely serious threat. #DaphneWysham, #PeterWadhams . . .
September 9, 2021
The 2021 Intergovernmental Panel On Climate Change, #IPCC, report marks an alarming turning point, but its summary message for policy makers misses the reality that stabilizing at 1.5-2°C over pre- . . .
December 9, 2018
Greta Thunberg is joined by her father Svante to talk about her path from an unknown Swedish school girl to an internationally recognized climate leader. If governments don't give a . . .
December 18, 2020
gency is upon us. Pandemics and security breaches pale in comparison in terms of danger to humanity and life on Earth. We will either act to save ourselves, or become . . .
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We Are Being Warned
Humanity is on a collision course with Nature.
A damaged Nature will survive. We may not.
We must change course to avert an ecological disaster.
Air pollution is the release of substances into the air that are detrimental to both human health and the well-being...read more...
Today fully one-sixth of the world’s human population lacks access to clean drinking water, and more than two million people—mostly...read more...
Human activities are threatening the health of the world's oceans. More than 80 percent of marine pollution comes from land-based...read more...
It is the fragile 'skin' that anchors all life on Earth, comprised of countless species creating a dynamic, complex ecosystem....read more...
Deforestation is clearing Earth's forests on a massive scale, often resulting in damage to the quality of the land....read more...
World Wildlife Foundation estimates 60% of global biodiversity loss results from clearing land for meat-based diets. Humans are a ‘force...read more...
Unsustainable growth Until the early 19th century, fewer than a billion people lived on Earth. As of 2018, there are...read more...
Climate change has already begun to transform life on Earth. Without action, the impacts of climate change threaten to catastrophically damage our...read more...
What’s Good for the Planet, is Good for You "If one cares about the environment, one must care about eating...read more...
Infinite Growth on a Finite Planet “Global civilization has an operating system. It is disastrously flawed. It is killing us....read more...
We Must Take Action
Humanity is on a collision course with nature.
We must take action if we are to survive.
Activism and Civil Disobedience
Activism and Civil Disobedience Now more than ever, citizens of the world must take action regarding the climate crisis. Activism is...read more...
Have you heard of anyone going to court to obtain protection from climate change impacts? Or to sue a company...read more...
Adopt a Plant Rich Diet
If you're looking for something you can do starting immediately that will have the biggest most profound impact on the...read more...
Flying is bad for the environment and a major driver of climate change. The number of flights is forecast to...read more...
Distinguish Needs and Wants
"Distinguish between real needs and artificial wants and control the latter," is a quote from Mahatma Gandhi that quite aptly...read more...
Regard All Life as Sacred
Regard All Life as Sacred Regard all life as sacred because that is what sustains us on this planet. There...read more...
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