What is climate change?

Are the gods angry with us? Nobody likes hurricanes or floods, fires or droughts. We offer up prayers to those affected, whether traumatised or killed. Sadly, prayers are completely useless in the face of nature. Nature doesn’t care about gods. It’s chemistry, biology and physics. Nature is what we constructed our god myths around. You… Continue reading What is climate change?

Oxygen rocks! Biological machinery to stop climate change already exists. It’s called plants.

Plants are awesome – they make oxygen Photosynthesis is pretty incredible when you think about it. Using the power of sunshine, plants absorb CO2 (carbon dioxide) from the air, then combine it with water to create the carbohydrates – glucose – that they use to grow, emitting an exhaust gas in the process. Thankfully, that… Continue reading Oxygen rocks! Biological machinery to stop climate change already exists. It’s called plants.

EU factory farm subsidies cause animal cruelty and climate catastrophe

EU farm subsidies enable this: Ireland exported a staggering 160,000 live male calves to Europe in 2018 The Guardian reports on the secret filming of unweaned male calves (cows) being treated with cruelty and disdain as they were transported from Ireland to the Netherlands for slaughter as veal. The mistreatment of animals in Europe’s factory… Continue reading EU factory farm subsidies cause animal cruelty and climate catastrophe

Hemp absorbs 10 tons of CO2 per acre, hemp is the climate solution

Don’t listen to climate change deniers The climate solution is hemp. Whatever the deniers may claim, the devastating fires in California are a result of climate change. Carbon dioxide is the biggest problem in climate change. We produce it by burning coal, petrol and gas in electricity production and transportation. Agriculture is another big source… Continue reading Hemp absorbs 10 tons of CO2 per acre, hemp is the climate solution