The industrial revolution was the starting point of an unstoppable increase in carbon emissions, which inevitably leads to global warming. Many scientists believe that a 2°C (3.6°F) rise in global temperature would lead to a major environmental catastrophe. Learn about the climate crisis, current developments in climate research and the emerging technologies that could save the world.
Global Environment Outlook
GEO-6: Healthy Planet, Healthy People
Cambridge UP, 2019
What It's Like to Fight a Megafire
Wildfires have grown more extreme. So have the risks of combatting them
The New Yorker, 2021
The Case for a Supply-Side Climate Treaty
The Paris Agreement can be strengthened by a treaty limiting global fossil fuel supply
London Review of Books, 2021
Using Finance to Protect and Enhance Biodiversity While Simultaneously Sequestering Carbon
A Chat with Ralph Chami
Climate 21 Podcast, 2021
Big Oil, economic consultants, and climate policy delay
Taylor & Francis Online, 2021
The Divestment Delusion
Why Banning Fossil Fuel Investments Would Crush Africa
Foreign Affairs, 2021
Boston Consulting Group, 2021
The New Potato
Breeders seek a breakthrough to help farmers facing an uncertain future
Why has climate economics failed us?
Economists could have helped in the fight against climate change. So far, they haven't.
Noah Smith, 2021