Weekly Earth News Round Up: June 5th
Trump Rejects Paris Agreement; World Leaders Fight Climate Change; and Mass Extinction
The topic of planet earth is always top-of-mind in the media. Whether it’s coverage about Earth Day, new environmental legislation, or the latest earth-imaging innovations, there is no shortage of stories to keep on top of – which can be overwhelming. This is why Voices.Earth is providing all of the actionable earth news you need in one place with our Weekly Earth News Round Up.
World Reacts to Trump’s Paris Climate Accord Withdrawal
President Trump’s decision to pull the United States out of the landmark Paris climate change agreement has drawn strong criticism both at home and abroad.
World Leaders Reaffirm Commitment to Fighting Climate Change
World leaders affirmed their commitment to combating climate change last Thursday in response to Trump’s announcement on that he is pulling out of the Paris climate accord.
Elon Musk Leaves White House Advisory Councils After Trump Drops Paris Accord
Tesla CEO Elon Musk has quit advising President Donald Trump after the White House announced it will pull out of the Paris climate accord.
Republican Congressman Says God Will ‘Take Care Of’ Climate Change
A Republican congressman told his constituents that he believes God will “take care of” climate change if it proves to be a “real problem.”
The Sixth Mass Extinction of Life on Earth
Humans are bringing about the sixth mass extinction of life on Earth, according to new research.
Global Warming Could Push Earth’s Rains Northward
A new study suggests that Earth’s rain belts could be pushed northward as the Northern Hemisphere heats up faster than the Southern Hemisphere.
20 of the Weirdest Things You Can See on Google Earth
The Earth is a strange place, as highlighted in this article about the 20 weirdest things you can find on Google Earth.
How to Effectively Market Your Green Business Online
Here are some online marketing tips for green businesses. And let’s not forget to add securing your own .Earth domain as a vital branding tool.
Flat Earther Confronts NASA Employee with ‘Proof’ the World is Actually Flat
A prominent online Flat Earther confronted a NASA employee with “proof” that the world is flat.
Cool .Earth Site Alert: Mission.Earth
Please be sure to check out Mission.Earth, an organization aimed at helps nonprofits raise money through the concept of “Fiscal Sponsorship.”