Glass Wings Blog: Climate

The 2022 Oregon Legislature: Significant Victories for Forests, Waters, and Wildlife; Disappointment on Climate
21 amazing things cities are doing to fight the climate crisis
4 ways we can change our behaviour to adapt to the climate crisis
5 good news stories about climate change
6 books about the climate crisis that offer hope
A climate scientist on India and Pakistan’s horror heatwave, and the surprising consequences of better air quality
A krill aquarium, climate research, and geopolitics: how Australia’s $800 million Antarctic funding will be spent
A Major UN Climate Change Report Was Just Approved by Nearly 200 Nations
A successful COP26 is essential for Earth’s future. Here’s what needs to go right
A year of hunger: how the Russia-Ukraine war is worsening climate-linked food shortages
Alien species are moving across oceans faster: climate change will accelerate this
Announcing the Winners of the 2021 Covering Climate Now Journalism Awards
Any plans to dim the Sun and cool the Earth must be led by those most affected by climate change
Are you in denial? Because it’s not just anti-vaxxers and climate sceptics
Artists are not at the negotiating table at COP26 but art is everywhere. What can they accomplish through their work?
As cryptocurrencies take hold, NZ must address the climate impacts of their colossal energy demand
Australia is at the climate crossroads. The choice is yours, mates
Australia ranks last for climate action among UN member countries
Australia ranks last out of 54 nations on its strategy to cope with climate change. The Glasgow summit is a chance to protect us all
Australian deputy PM mocks Alok Sharma’s emotional reaction at Cop26
Australian forests will store less carbon as climate change worsens and severe fires become more common
Australian government must protect young people from climate crisis harm, court declares
‘The Australian way’: how Morrison trashed brand Australia at COP26
Australians are three times more worried about climate change than COVID. A mental health crisis is looming
Australia’s cities policies are seriously inadequate for tackling the climate crisis
Australia’s environment law doesn’t protect the environment – an alarming message from the recent duty-quashing climate case
Australia’s net-zero plan fails to tackle our biggest contribution to climate change: fossil fuel exports
Australia’s stumbling, last-minute dash for climate respectability doesn’t negate a decade of abject failure
Beyond electric cars: how electrifying trucks, buses, tractors and scooters will help tackle climate change
Biden Is Aiming to Destroy a Historic Climate Change Lawsuit
Big investors warn Australia on climate change
Big oil all talk, no action on climate change? Researchers say they've got the proof
Big oil’s ‘wokewashing’ is the new climate science denialism
“Blue” hydrogen is worse for the climate than coal, study says
Bolsonaro’s 1,000km Amazon railway will cause climate chaos. It must be stopped
Book Review: How to Win the War Against Climate Change — Go Electric
Brazil shows why climate hopes will (probably) fail
Breaking climate vows would be ‘monstrous self-harm’, warns Cop26 president
Brian Eno calls for “a revolution” in music industry’s approach to climate change
'Brown recovery' wipes out hopes that pandemic stimulus would drive climate spending
By pushing for more oil production, the US is killing its climate pledges
Calling climate change a ‘crisis’ doesn’t do what you think
Can Arctic Animals Keep Up With Climate Change? Scientists are Trying to Find Out
Can Science Fiction Wake Us Up to Our Climate Reality?
Canadian inferno: northern heat exceeds worst-case climate models
Capturing carbon: West Carleton high school grad hopes to use seawater to slow climate crisis
Caring for Country means tackling the climate crisis with Indigenous leadership: 3 things the new government must do
Carl Sagan testifying before Congress in 1985 on climate change
Civilization-ending climate change is knocking on the door — unless we act now
Climate anxiety fails to translate into votes as German election looms
Climate change can't be stopped if we destroy these parts of the world
Climate change deniers are over attacking the science. Now they attack the solutions.
Climate change drives rise in extreme lake water temperatures
Climate change has already hit Australia. Unless we act now, a hotter, drier and more dangerous future awaits, IPCC warns
Climate change has likely begun to suffocate the world's fisheries
Climate change has made old measures predicting weather events in Australia 'essentially worthless'
Climate change hits low-income earners harder – and poor housing in hotter cities is a disastrous combination
Climate change: how elephants help pump planet-warming carbon underground
Climate change is causing tuna to migrate, which could spell catastrophe for the small islands that depend on them
Climate change is fueling mass-casualty heat waves. Here's why experts say we don't view them as crises
Climate change is killing off soil organisms critical for some of Earth’s ecosystems
Climate change is killing trees in Queensland’s tropical rainforests
Climate change is testing the resilience of native plants to fire, from ash forests to gymea lilies
Climate change is warping our fresh water cycle – and much faster than we thought
Climate change: Key UN finding widely misinterpreted
Climate change means Australia may have to abandon much of its farming
Climate change, mental health services, a better education system: what marginalised young people told us needs to be fixed
Climate change solution could come from 'electrifying everything', Australian inventor Saul Griffith says
Climate change triggering global collapse in insect numbers: stressed farmland shows 63% decline – new research
Climate change: Why action still ignites debate in Australia
Climate change: Why Australia refuses to give up coal
Climate change will transform how we live, but these tech and policy experts see reason for optimism
Climate chaos certain if oil and gas mega-projects go ahead, warns IEA chief
Climate Clock
Climate crisis: economists ‘grossly undervalue young lives’, warns Stern
The climate disaster is here
Climate emergency not slowed by COVID-19 pandemic and planet's 'vital signs' worsening, scientists say
Climate inaction: Assaulting the mental health of kids
Climate optimism is an illusion, UN chief tells Cop26
Climate paralysis? Try multisolving
Climate repair: three things we must do now to stabilise the planet
Climate scientists warn of increased climate change events as carbon emissions fail to drop
Climate stability becomes a relic of the past in B.C. due to loss of hydrologic stationarity
Confused old man believes economic system that caused climate change will magically solve it
Conservation documents for half of all critically endangered species don’t mention climate change
COP26: Document leak reveals nations lobbying to change key climate report
COP26 failed to address ocean acidification, but the law of the seas means states must protect the world’s oceans
COP26 leaves too many loopholes for the fossil fuel industry. Here are 5 of them
The Cost of Climate Change: Who is Really Protected by Urban Mitigation Efforts?
Could collaborative living provide an answer to the housing crisis and climate change? Some people think so
Cryptocurrency price collapse offers hope for slowing climate change – here’s how
CSIRO has become ‘extravagant consulting company’, one of its former top climate scientists says
David Bowie and the birth of environmentalism: 50 years on, how Ziggy Stardust and the first UN climate summit changed our vision of the future
Democracies that fail to act on climate change face 'existential' threat
Diagnosing Earth: the science behind the IPCC’s upcoming climate report
'Difficult' G-20 talks show battle lines on coal and climate
‘Disappointment and disbelief’ after Morrison government vetoes research into student climate activism
‘Don’t Look Up’: Hollywood’s primer on climate denial illustrates 5 myths that fuel rejection of science
Dumbed-down curriculum means primary students will learn less about the world and nothing about climate
Early warnings for floods in South Africa: engineering for future climate change
Electrifying homes to slow climate change: 4 essential reads
Emerging tech in the food, transport and energy sector can help counter the effects of climate change
Environmental Journalism is More Than Just Climate Change
Even The Currents in The Ocean's Depths Can't Escape The Effects of Climate Change
Everyone was very excited to see the government’s new climate change plan!
Farmed seafood supply at risk if we don’t act on climate change
Fighting for the truth about climate change
Finland sets world’s most ambitious climate target in law
The floods have killed at least 21 Australians. Adapting to a harsher climate is now a life-or-death matter
Forests in the tropics are critical for tackling climate change – yet the people showing how are being exploited
The forgotten oil ads that told us climate change was nothing
Fossil Fuel Companies Want Governments To Pay $18 Billion For Bringing In Laws Tackling The Climate Crisis Largely Caused By Fossil Fuel Companies
Fossil fuel industry says it understands climate risks. But just doesn’t care
Fossil fuel misinformation may sideline one of the most important climate change reports ever released
From field to store to plate, our farmers are increasingly worried about climate change
Green lending: world’s biggest banks’ latest initiative at COP26 is a step backwards
Greta Thunberg: We cannot overestimate how storytelling can help climate crisis
Growing African mangrove forests aim to combat climate woes
‘He’s a villain’: Joe Manchin attracts global anger over climate crisis
Hot Air by Peter Stott review – the battle against climate change denial
How an Organized Republican Effort Punishes Companies for Climate Action
How Australia’s expanding environmental movement is breaking the climate action deadlock in politics
How ‘Climate Investment Traps’ Create A Vicious Cycle For African Nations
How climate scientists keep hope alive as damage worsens
How climate-friendly is an electric car? It all comes down to where you live
How dung beetles, a tiny molecule and a giant extension cord could help solve our climate mess
How Is ‘Dune’ So Prescient About Climate Change? Thank This Native American Tribe.
How the 1% tricks you into thinking climate change is your fault
How the BBC let climate deniers walk all over it
How treaties protecting fossil fuel investors could jeopardize global efforts to save the climate – and cost countries billions
I am a climate scientist – and this is my plea to our newly elected politicians
I Can’t Stop Thinking About the First Chapter of This Climate Change Novel
If all 2030 climate targets are met, the planet will heat by 2.7℃ this century. That’s not OK
I’m a climate scientist. "Don’t Look Up" captures the madness I see every day
Impasse on climate could last for years
In a time of COVID and climate change, social sciences are vital, but they’re on university chopping blocks
In the fight against climate change, China is doing more than you think, but still not enough
Indigenous peoples across the globe are uniquely equipped to deal with the climate crisis - so why are we being left out of these conversations?
IPCC finds the world has its best chance yet to slash emissions – if it seizes the opportunity
IPCC report: Coastal cities are sentinels for climate change. It’s where our focus should be as we prepare for inevitable impacts
IPCC says Earth will reach temperature rise of about 1.5℃ in around a decade. But limiting any global warming is what matters most
IPCC says the tools to stop catastrophic climate change are in our hands. Here’s how to use them
IPCC WGI Interactive Atlas
Is News Corp following through on its climate change backflip? My analysis of its flood coverage suggests not
Is Russia Finally Ready to Tackle Climate Change?
It’s time Biden started making good on his big climate change promises
Key findings from the European State of the Climate Report
Let’s Not Pretend Planting Trees Is a Permanent Climate Solution
Like rivers in the sky: the weather system bringing floods to Queensland will become more likely under climate change
Lismore faced monster floods all but alone. We must get better at climate adaptation, and fast
Magpies face bleak future as heat rises with climate change
Major climate changes inevitable and irreversible – IPCC’s starkest warning yet
The Man Who Predicted Climate Change
Mass starvation, extinctions, disasters: the new IPCC report’s grim predictions, and why adaptation efforts are falling behind
Microplastics are in the air we breathe and in Earth’s atmosphere, and they affect the climate
More livestock, more carbon dioxide, less ice: the world’s climate change progress since 2019 is (mostly) bad news
More than 200 Australian birds are now threatened with extinction – and climate change is the biggest danger
The Morrison government’s $50 million gas handout undermines climate targets and does nothing to improve energy security
New analysis reveals global distribution of toxic pollution and climate change
New German leader proposes a ‘climate club’ of leading economies that would punish free riders like Australia
New IPCC report shows Australia is at real risk from climate change, with impacts worsening, future risks high, and wide-ranging adaptation needed
New IPCC Report Shows We Can Still Ensure a 'Livable Future' if We Act Now
New report a ‘stark indictment’ of rich nations’ climate failure
New study casts doubt on ethanol's climate benefits
New Zealand unveils plan to tackle climate crisis by adapting cities to survive rising seas
The next big financial crisis could be triggered by climate change – but central banks can prevent it
Noam Chomsky Talks Climate and Racial Justice
Nobel prize: why climate modellers deserved the physics award – they’ve been proved right again and again
Now we know the flaws of carbon offsets, it’s time to get real about climate change
NSW and Queensland flooded the same week a major climate report was released. We need to talk about it
The ocean is essential to tackling climate change. So why has it been neglected in global climate talks?
The ocean is our greatest climate regulator. It must be a stronger part of climate policy and action
On top of drastic emissions cuts, IPCC finds large-scale CO₂ removal from air will be “essential” to meeting targets
Op-Ed: On the climate crisis, delay has become the new form of denial
Opinion: Big Oil should help pay for the climate mess it created
Ordinary people, extraordinary change: addressing the climate emergency through ‘quiet activism’
Our biggest enemy is no longer climate denial but climate delay
Our climate projections for 2500 show an Earth that is alien to humans
Our food system isn't ready for the climate crisis
Our leaders look climate change in the eyes, and shrug
Over 1,000 scientists from around the world take to the streets in week-long climate protests
Photos from the field: why losing these tiny, loyal fish to climate change spells disaster for coral
Politicians are failing to deliver climate justice. Lawyers and scientists could do it in court
Postcards from the frontlines of climate change
Prompt and accurate information is vital in a pandemic – the climate and biodiversity crises demand the same urgency
The race against time to breed a wheat to survive the climate crisis
Raw Color's Temperature Textiles wrap wearers in climate-change data
Raze paradise to put in a biofuel crop? No, there are far better ways to tackle climate change
Record-breaking temperatures mean we must change the way we talk about the climate emergency
Reduce methane or face climate catastrophe, scientists warn
Research reveals 45,000 marine species are at risk due to climate change
Revealed: the ‘carbon bombs’ set to trigger catastrophic climate breakdown
Revealed: the places humanity must not destroy to avoid climate chaos
Revolutionary changes in transportation, from electric vehicles to ride sharing, could slow global warming – if they’re done right, IPCC says
Russia and Ukraine are important to the renewables transition. Here’s what that means for the climate
Russia vetoes UN security council resolution linking climate crisis to international peace
Scientists call for a moratorium on climate change research until governments take real action
Scientists have just told us how to solve the climate crisis – will the world listen?
Scientists urge end to fossil fuel use as landmark IPCC report readied
Scotland’s Billionaires Are Turning Climate Change Into a Trophy Game
Shifting seasons: using Indigenous knowledge and western science to help address climate change impacts
Shut down fossil fuel production sites early to avoid climate chaos, says study
Siberia Feels the Brunt of Climate Change as Wildfires Rage
Singapore's dengue 'emergency' is a climate change omen for the world
Sixty years of climate change warnings: the signs that were missed (and ignored)
Stop blaming yourself for the climate crisis
#StopBurningStuff - A special episode ahead of the UN Climate Change Convention (COP26)
Storms and fires will not bring an escape from America’s stuck climate politics
Superman's Next Big Fight Is Against Climate Change
Take heart at what’s unfolded at COP26 in Glasgow – the world can still hold global heating to 1.5℃
Tasmania’s forests are burning more as climate change dries them out. Our old tools can’t fight these new fires
Thawing permafrost is roiling the Arctic landscape, driven by a hidden world of changes beneath the surface as the climate warms
There is no ‘getting back to normal’ with climate breakdown
#TheSoapbox: The Third World War is climate change and we’re in the thick of it
This is the most sobering report card yet on climate change and Earth’s future. Here’s what you need to know
Thousands of new virus transmissions from bats projected due to climate change, scientists forecast
Time for a reckoning: Cricket Australia, fossil fuel sponsorship and climate change
To avert climate disaster, we need resilient societies built on love, not just technology
To really address climate change, Australia could make 27 times as much electricity and make it renewable
To walk the talk on climate, Labor must come clean about the future for coal and gas
Today’s disappointing federal court decision undoes 20 years of climate litigation progress in Australia
Too many new coal-fired plants planned for 1.5C climate goal, report concludes
'Transformational change' needed in all regions and sectors now to mitigate climate change: IPCC
Trump-appointed judge blocks Biden administration climate metric
The truth behind corporate climate pledges
‘Try harder. Try harder’: Today, COP26 negotiators will fight to save life on Earth. The next decade will reveal if they succeeded
UK’s top climate adviser launches scathing attack on Australia on eve of Cop26
The ultra-polluting Scarborough-Pluto gas project could blow through Labor’s climate target – and it just got the green light
UN Chief: Those Expanding Fossil Fuels—Not Climate Activists—Are the 'Truly Dangerous Radicals'
U.N. climate change report ‘a wake up call,’ says activist Greta Thunberg
The UN’s Climate Disaster Plan Is Not What Liberals Would Expect
The UN’s New Climate Change Report Should Make You Mad as Hell
US fracking boom could tip world to edge of climate disaster
‘Vandals’: Victoria, Queensland fume over federal climate intervention
Want Drastic Climate Action? Maybe It’s Time to Sue the Government
Warned of ‘massive’ climate-led extinction, a US energy firm funded crisis denial ads
We cannot adapt our way out of climate crisis, warns leading scientist
We managed to toilet train cows (and they learned faster than a toddler). It could help combat climate change
We Wasted 20 Years Fighting the War on Terror Instead of Climate Change
Wealthy countries still haven’t met their $100 billion pledge to help poor countries face climate change, and the risks are rising
Weathering With You, Your Name Creator Discusses Climate Change and More
What Big Oil knew about climate change, in its own words
What can we gain from open access to Australian research? Climate action for a start
What is COP26 and why does the fate of Earth, and Australia’s prosperity, depend on it?
Why We Must Defund the Global Climate Wall
Will a Labor majority stunt climate action? If the government wants a second term, more climate ambition is essential
Will climate change spell the end of coastal living as we know it?
With the release of a terrifying IPCC report, Australia must face its wilful political blindness on climate
World Animal Protection celebrates UN resolution in a step towards recognizing animal welfare's role in global climate crisis, biodiversity and pandemic risk
The world doesn’t care about swings in marginal seats. Climate action must spearhead a new Australian foreign policy
The Young Africans on a Climate Crusade to ‘Save the World’ One Forest at a Time
Young Australians lodge human rights complaints with UN over alleged government inaction on climate
Young people are on front line of climate change, but they're not accepting it as an inevitability
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