Friday, December 3, 2021

Tag: climate change

Not Really Radio: Our Relationship with Water

On an episode of TED Radio Hour, host Manoush Zomorodi explores our relationship with water in an age where climate change affects every part of our lives....

Vital multiyear Arctic ice area melting

In a study published in the scientific journal Geophysical Research Letters, Dr. Kent Moore, professor of physics and Vice Principal of Research at the University of...

Global protests and democratic backsliding

They keep popping up on our feeds: images of protesters from countries around the world holding mass protests in response to a host of issues in...

Air pollution impacts child mental illness

It only takes short-term exposure to certain particles in the air, which cause air pollution, to significantly increase the frequency of visits to the emergency department...

Marine ecosystems and climate change

Oceans cover about 70 per cent of the Earth’s surface and marine organisms play an important role in combatting climate change as they absorb greenhouse gases...

UTM talks climate action at STTPA summit

The UTM campus presented an academic approach to climate change last week with the Sustainability: Transdisciplinary Theory, Practice, and Action (STTPA) conference. From October 16 to 18,...

U of T to act on climate crisis with five year...

The University of Toronto released its new Low-Carbon Action Plan last month. Unveiled September 2019, the ambitious plan outlines a framework to diminish greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions...

The climate crisis and the federal election

Canada’s Changing Climate Report states that Canada is warming at twice the rate of the rest of the globe. The Liberal, Green, NDP, and Conservative parties...

Mississauga asks students for feedback on living green

The city asked the public for feedback last week on Mississauga’s ambitious Climate Change Action Plan. Spanning 10 years, the $450 million project aims to transform Mississauga into...

Mass Climate teach-ins for Global Climate Strike

The Global Climate Strike rally and teach-in at the St. George campus on Friday 20 kicked-off the Global Climate Strike Week. Fridays for Future, the global...

Global Climate Strike Toronto: Hope for a better future

In the August of last year, a 15-year-old Greta Thunberg skipped school and decided to protest in front of the Swedish Parliament with her now-famous sign,...

Climate crisis moves students to strike for change

Thousands of people took over the area in and around Queen’s Park, U of T’s downtown core, last Friday to take part in the climate strike...

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