The final piece that pushed me to take action was a recent study showing dramatic declines in insect abundances in German nature reserves. It not only touched me because I was (…)
We Change For Life is a project initiated by three scientists,
biologists or climatologist, who wish to raise public awareness about
the emergency to take action to ensure the livability of our planet.
My main concerns about climate change in my researches are the melt of the Greenland ice sheet and the associate sea-level rise. I reduce my carbon footprint in many ways.
My concern, which sometimes keeps me awake at night, is that we, humans, are threatening the very inhabitability of the only inhabitable planet in the solar system
I do not think that there are environmental concerns specific to my field.They are in common with all fields in biological, chemical and biomedical sciences, but here is clearly (…)
Expert in biodiversity, changing towards a sustainable way of life since 30 years, convinced that sustainable living brings happiness and happy to share experiences.
Although the Anthropocene and climate change are widely known as scientific issues, they are also significant cultural problems. In literary criticism and ecocriticism, the main (…)
Use electric bicycle instead of car to go to work.
My research focuses on how the way humans interact with the environment affects the risk of getting into contact with diseases. Tick-borne diseases are such an example that is (…)
Trying to mobilize all actors to get out of fossil fuels and prepare a post-oil possibly post-collapse more inclusive and “feminine” civilization inspired by “Life Principles”
I am Hendrik Wouters, researcher at Ghent University. I study the emergence of heat waves, drought and intense precipitation. I have participated in the latest climate report from (…)
I am coordinating cancer research in the University of Liège. I am personally concerned by the impact of our behavior and consumption (smoking, junk food, pesticide contaminated (…)
As a professor of public law, I am particularly interested in the content of the Belgian Constitution, but also in its evolutionary prospects. In association with several colleagues (…)
My research area covers well-being and sustainability indicators. I also work on free (or zero fare) public transports. In my way of life, I decided not to use the car and to use (…)
RBINS – OD Nature / Oceanography The translation of this testimony was generated automatically by a translation program. Thanks for your understanding. Studying the oceans provides an impressive view of the severity and ubiquity of the impact of human activities…
What about an agriculture preserving the soil and human health?
Climate solutions should avoid problem shifting. Give education priority and highlight interconnections. Prices should reflect real costs. Lead by example.
Sea water temperature rise through global warming will have disastrous cascading effects on the marine productivity and thus human food security.