One key obstacle to combating climate change is the naïve faith that it can be solved by technological progress, as most new inventions merely stimulate more consumption.
Comfort and luxury are two very different things and we should not lose both for our children, because we are obsessed by the latter.
I am a glaciologist, Professor at the Université Libre de Bruxelles, and I will be retired this year. For the last 30 years, I studied the Cryosphere (natural ice on Earth) aiming (...)
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I have noticed worrying changes in my garden, including a decrease in the number of birds, insects, bees, and amphibians, ... Many changes are needed.
I’m working as an ecologist studying the effects of climate change on terrestrial ecosystems and I’m especially concerned about the speed of which climate change is happening at (...)
I'm working on adressing climate change from the fundamental understanding of global forest ecology. I study the impact of climate change on the global state of forests (carbon (...)
As an oceanographer, my main concern is the adverse impact of overfishing, microplastics, habitat degradation, sea water temperature rise, acidification, eutrophication, chemicals (...)