False representations from well-funded climate change deniers mislead Canadians and violate the Competition Act. Continue reading Leading Canadians call for investigation of climate change denier groups
Ontario’s acting Environmental Commissioner offers some praise for the provincial government, but also warns it may be difficult to meet its climate change targets. Continue reading Gap looms in Ontario’s fight against climate change
Earth has existed for 4.5 billion years, humans for somewhere around 150,000. But in my brief lifetime — less than 80 years — human populations have exploded exponentially, from two… Continue reading David Suzuki: Pope Francis offers hopeful perspective on global crises
Will we take advantage of clean energy and conservation or remain stuck in the old way of just blindly burning our way through? Continue reading David Suzuki: IPCC report is clear and we must clean up our act
If we want to protect our health, our children’s and grandchildren’s health, and the natural systems that keep us alive, we must act now. Continue reading David Suzuki: Prescription for health is to fight global warming
Actions to prevent global warming will lead to livable communities, improved air quality and protection of natural spaces. Continue reading David Suzuki: Canada’s cities lead on climate action
Pitting the natural environment against the human-invented economy and placing higher value on the latter is foolish. Continue reading David Suzuki: Addressing global warming is an economic necessity
The scientific evidence is overwhelming: climate change is here, and unless we curb behaviours that contribute to it, it will get worse. Continue reading David Suzuki: Mounting climate evidence underscores the need to act
A clean energy revolution is already underway and, as the world comes to grips with the need to change, it will inevitably spread. Continue reading David Suzuki: Only with political will can we avoid the worst of climate change
All nuclear power remains expensive, unwieldy and difficult to integrate with intermittent renewables – and carries risks for weapons proliferation. But if the choice is between keeping nuclear power facilities running or shutting them down and replacing them with coal-fired power plants, the nuclear option is best for the climate. Continue reading David Suzuki: Will thorium save us from climate change?
Alberta Climate Dialogue is recruiting participants for February 22 event at the University of Lethbridge. Continue reading Alberta citizens wanted for dialogue on water and our changing climate
University of Calgary professor co-authors a global reindeer and caribou population analysis that offers some worrisome conclusions. Continue reading Climate change will endanger caribou habitat, study says
We’re exhausting Earth’s finite resources and pushing global ecosystems to tipping points. The only hindrance to developing a fair, ambitious and legally binding climate plan for the world is lack of political will. Continue reading David Suzuki: Philippines tragedy shows urgency of Warsaw climate summit
Scientists are more certain now than in 2007 that humans are largely responsible for global warming, and that it’s getting worse and poses a serious threat to humanity. Continue reading David Suzuki: IPCC report shows action on climate change is critical
Rather than rationalizing our continued use of fossil fuels in the false belief that technology will enable us to carry on with our destructive ways, we really need governments, scientists and industry to start taking climate change and greenhouse gas emissions seriously. Continue reading Is geoengineering a silver bullet for climate change?
Unless we rein in greenhouse gas emissions, outdoor skating in parts of Canada could be history within the next 50 to 100 years. Continue reading David Suzuki: Could hockey become an endangered sport?
Every year that we stall makes it more costly and challenging, with increasing negative impacts on humans and our environment. Continue reading David Suzuki: After 25 years, it’s time to stop spinning our wheels
According to a recent poll, only two per cent of Canadians reject the overwhelming scientific evidence that Earth is warming at alarming rates Continue reading Climate change deniers are almost extinct