Climate change

Nicholas Stern

A Stern Warning

Tuesday, 1 March 2011

Speaking with Nicholas Stern offered TV journalist George Negus a foreboding insight into the urgency Australia ought to take on climate change leadership.

Suzuki at Beatrice Lake in Ontario, Canada.

Ecowarrior: David Suzuki

Tuesday, 22 February 2011

G caught up with David Suzuki, scientist-turned-philosopher, who continues to inspire millions of environmentalists around the globe.

Research Consultants and Research Assistant - The Institute for Sustainable Futures

Tuesday, 18 January 2011

The Institute for Sustainable Futures (ISF) at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS) has vacancies for up to four researchers – three on continuing appointments and one on a 12-month contract. Of particular interest, is work in the fields of water and sanitation, or energy and climate change. Working in teams, you will use your knowledge of current technical and policy issues, and current best practice relating to sustainability.

Location: Close to Central Station, UTS, Sydney NSW.
Salary:
Senior Research Consultant $69,068 - $76,406 per annum
Research Consultant $62,592 - $67,771 per annum
Research Assistant $53,958 - $61,729 per annum
Applications close: 14 February 2011.
Click here here for more info on the Senior Research Consultant/Research Consultant positions.
Click here here for more info on the Research Assistant position.

The next wave

The next wave: climate refugees

Monday, 10 January 2011

As the nation panics over a small number of asylum seekers, we're left to ponder how Australia will respond to the millions of anticipated "climate refugees"?

2010 - taking positive action with Greenpeace

Monday, 10 January 2011

Greenpeace helped to inspire action in millions of supporters around the world in last year. Here’s a quick look at 99 of the best Greenpeace images from 2010.

Deforestation

The Cancún conclusion

Monday, 20 December 2010

Cancún shows international collaboration on climate change commitments is possible.

350.org in Broken Hill

Eco-art message for Cancún

Monday, 29 November 2010

UN climate change talks start today amidst global publicity for a reduction in greenhouse gasses via a series of artworks discernible from space.

HOME - The Environment

Thursday, 21 October 2010

Flying Polar Bears in Tokyo

Tuesday, 5 October 2010

Ecoideasnet filmed these inspirational 'flogos' (floating logos made from plant-derived soap and environmentally benign helium gas) in Sekiya, Tokyo, to raise awareness of the plight of polar bears in the Arctic. There are more inspiring eco-videos and images on their website, which aims to promote the power of ideas to accelerate the shift to greener lifestyles.

Climate change concern

Climate change and health

Tuesday, 21 September 2010

Climate change is coughing up some pretty worrying ramifications for our health.

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