Opinion

Climate Change Migration: The Humanitarian Crisis of our Age

August 25, 2016 Michael J Bramham 0

Climate change is perhaps the single biggest challenge our species faces in the future. We often hear about the damage climate change will directly inflict on our civilization: increased severe weather events, extreme drought, sea-level rise and desertification. What sometimes gets less focus is the human cost of climate change

Science, Prejudices, Humanism,
Opinion

The Science of Prejudices

July 15, 2016 Alessandro Barp 0

Our inclination to give in to prejudice is at the root of many afflictions plaguing humanity. We will veer away from conventional newspaper article writing and adopt a style closer to scientific articles, and explain why most of us, by not having kept up with science and logic, have helped these prejudices survive.

Opinion

Climate Change: A Solution?

July 6, 2016 Michael J Bramham 0

The effects of climate change on our global civilization could be devastating; sea level rises, desertification, destruction of agricultural land, ocean acidification and increased frequency of extreme weather events to