The hot news has to be the big Science article about sustainability and global governance by Biermann et al. Biermann also has an op-ed in the Guardian along with Steven Bernstein. The Beeb reports as well. Crickets from the mainstream press in North America. Any whispers of this where you live?
Naturally, the Black Helicopter folk are all over it. It seems nobody has ever heard of the WTO.
The UK renewables community, notably featuring Richrad Branson and many other signatories, has issued a brief open letter to PM Cameron in rebuttal to 101 conservative Members of Parliament who argued against wind power.
Jim Prall’s compendium of major climate scientists with an estimate of their position regarding the consensus, for those who came in late. The force was strong on this one, as the
denialists naysayers went into full-throated apoplexy. Here, for example, is Tom Fuller calling Stephen Schneider “dumb” in response to Schneider’s appearing as a coauthor on publication of that list.
The Elsevier boycott is gaining steam.
A solution to overfishing is found. You might think it was to fish less. But in real life it’s complicated.
Not enough? There’s a highly remarkable compendium of recent news at Eli’s, not to be missed.