Climate change is such a broad and complex issue – many of us struggle to connect the dots to what we do on a daily basis. But, there’s a simple number that gets us to a good start – our carbon dioxide emissions per person (or carbon per capita).
Growing up, my TV diet was a staple of Star Trek and nature documentaries. I only grew more fascinated with our place in the universe when I delved into Physics, dabbling in polar research and astrophysics as an undergraduate intern. The beauty of this planet hasn’t been lost on me. Yet, I breathe it anew when Continue reading “On this beautiful planet”
A quick round-up of the Top Four Most Wanted greenhouse gases that are too hot to handle! Continue reading “On the top four Most Wanted list”
It’s always hard to talk about climate change without it all getting too awful – but hopefully we struck a good balance at this talk, with the help of the #lepakinsg crew!
The good news is, we already have the solutions in hand – we just need to deploy them hard and fast!
One way to think about this is through the lens of climate justice, across time and space! Time, because this is about generational justice. Space, because it’s just as much about geographic justice.
What does climate change mean? A better way to describe it might be climate disruption, because of just how fast it’s marching, and how it threatens to disrupt life on our planet.