The entire western half of United States is burning. The fires are scorching hot and have already consumed acres adding up to an area whose size is often being compared to the size of the state of New Jersey.
20,000 tonnes of diesel oil was spilled near the city of Norilsk within the Arctic circle.
In response to the momentous occasion of the world’s 50th Earth Day, Jeff Gibbs and Michael Moore released this heartbreaking and thought-provoking documentary – The Planet of the Humans. I urge you to watch it.
Nature joins more than 250 media outlets in Covering Climate Now, a unique collaboration to focus attention on the need for urgent action.