“Support for Extinction Rebellion in the UK has quadrupled in the past nine days as public concern about the scale of the ecological crisis grows.”
(ⴵ) Extinction Rebellion day five centres on tussle for control of Oxford Circus | Environment | The Guardian
Climate Change - The Facts
BBC documentary, 18 Apr 2019
Sir David Attenborough looks at the science of climate change
Misschien interessant (gratis boek)
The Commons Manifesto
Michel Bauwens , Vasilis Kostakis , Alex Pazaitis
Part of the Critical, Digital and Social Media Studies series.
so, in just one day, #extinctionrebellion proves that London can easily:
- divert/reduce traffic
- green our existing bridges
- turn streets into communal spaces
- make travel routes bike/pedestrian only
- use solar power
- avoid plastic waste
- have friendly police on streets
414.10 parts per million (ppm) #CO2 in the atmosphere on April 13, 2019 #NOAA Mauna Loa data & graphic: https://www.esrl.noaa.gov/gmd/ccgg/trends/monthly.html Also view daily CO2 updates at https://www.co2.earth/daily-co2
Current #Arctic sea ice extent (orange) is not anywhere close to average...
Compared to previous decades:
• about 700,000 km² less the 2000s mean
• about 1,120,000 km² less the 1990s mean
• about 1,160,000 km² less the 1980s mean
”A new report published this week shows that 33 global banks provided $1.9 trillion to fossil fuel companies since the adoption of the Paris Agreement.”
Wow. That’s almost as bad as missing a few lessons on #schoolstrike4climate
In unsurprising news: Top oil firms spending millions lobbying to block climate change policies, says report
Ad campaigns hide investment in a huge expansion of oil and gas extraction, says InfluenceMap
"[T]he young people I was speaking to understood... the possibility for a fairer, more just world which could arise from reforming our social & political systems around mobilising to stabilise the climate", Phil O'Sullivan.
Russia blocks encrypted email provider ProtonMail
After a lot of deliberation, I have decided to launch a #Patreon with a modest goal, in order to support #fediQuest development, since two hours of me tired after work, every couple of days doesn't really cut it.
Alexandria Ocasio Cortez' questioning of Michael Cohen, if anyone is curious
Commons Compute Infrastructure
Minimalism (less is more)
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