Can YOU Fix Climate Change? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yiw6_JakZFc
"Shifting responsibility from the largest carbon emitters to the average person, YOU, is easier to do than solving the problems. ...
We have just witnessed a global experiment in staying at home, not using transport and consuming less during the Corona virus pandemic and all it did was reduce CO2 emissions by 7% in 2020. ...
The concept of your carbon footprint was popularized by the oil producer BP in a 2005 ad campaign."
I will join the #GlobalClimateStrike today. Mobilization is really important to achieve climate and social justice. Come and join us.
Today is the global #ClimateStrike for intersectional climate justice — see you on the streets!
📢GLOBAL CLIMATE STRIKE ON SEPTEMBER 24! JOIN US AS WE #UprootTheSystem!
The climate crisis is here and is impacting us all, especially the Most Affected Peoples & Areas. We must stand united for immediate, just and concrete action from world leaders!
In the first update for 16 years, the guideline limit for the most damaging pollution – tiny particles from burning fossil fuels – has been halved
‘scientists leaked a draft of a forthcoming IPCC report. It argues that to avert further climate chaos, global carbon emissions must peak by 2025 and all fossil fuel plants worldwide must be shuttered by the end of the decade.’
Undoubtedly true, if not already way too late, but it’s not gonna happen.
Wearing a mask is critical to prevent #COVID19 — Some findings by aerosol scientists 😷
Here are the numbers! 🛢️
In order to be below 1.5 °C warming (50 % probability) we need to keep 60 % of all oil and gas and 90 % of all coal underground.
@WMO publishes first Air Quality and Climate Bulletin
“COVID-19 proved to be an unplanned air-quality experiment, and it did lead to temporary localized improvements. But a pandemic is not a substitute for sustained and systematic action to tackle major drivers of both pollution and climate change and so safeguard the health of both people and planet”
This study goes beyond the traditional coated sphere models and has found that the radiative forcing of compact BC aggregates can decrease by up to 61 %.
🛢️ La #CrisisClimática ha sido sin lugar a duda causada por la emisiones industriales. Mitigarla mediante la reducción de las emisiones de carbono ha sido el objetivo fundamental de incontables negociaciones. Sin embargo, pocas veces se ha puesto sobre la mesa la idea de detener la explotación petrolera y gasífera.
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The report on the State of the Climate in Latin America and the Caribbean 2020 will be released during a high level event tomorrow.🌎 The event will be live streamed here: https://bit.ly/3B09ZLR. More to come. #ClimateAction
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Ya la comunidad científica no deja ningún margen a la duda. Las emisiones originadas por la sociedad industrial son las responsables del calentamiento global que nos ha llevado a la mayor crisis ambiental de la historia de la especie humana. Es tiempo de parar las emisiones o enfrentaremos graves consecuencias en pocas décadas.
The @IPCC today releases its Sixth Assessment Report, #ClimateChange 2021: the Physical Science Basis at live press conference at 0800 GMT
Aerosol scientist at PTB. Focus on particle number metrology and black carbon.
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