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What is Climate Change? | Start Here

What is Climate Change? | Start Here

Let’s talk about climate change. People are calling it the crisis of our time, and it is. “climate change “climate change” “climate changes” “climate change” But it’s easy to get lost in this story. The science is dense, and politics get in the way. World leaders are meeting in Madrid to talk about the climate …

Nine climate tipping points now ‘active,’ warn scientists

Nine climate tipping points now ‘active,’ warn scientists

A group of leading scientists have warned that more than half of the climate tipping points identified a decade ago are now “active”. This threatens the loss of the Amazon rainforest and the great ice sheets of Antarctica and Greenland, which are currently undergoing measurable and unprecedented changes much earlier than expected. This “cascade” of …

The Northernmost Town on Earth (Svalbard in 4K)

The Northernmost Town on Earth (Svalbard in 4K)

Come take a walk with me, around Longyearbyen. That’s the largest town on the Norwegian islands of Svalbard. Parts of it may look familiar. But make no mistake, this place IS different. At 78° north, It is just 1800mi/1300km from the North Pole. And with over 2000 permanent residents, it is the northernmost real town …

Most Polluted Places on Earth

Most Polluted Places on Earth

Here are some of the most polluted places in the world! 10 – North Pacific Gyre The Pacific Ocean is famously the largest ocean in the world at a span measuring over 63.8 Million square miles. Let me first explain to those who don’t know what a gyre is. An ocean gyre is a system …