Weekly Earth News Round Up: December 5th
Trump’s Potential Damage to the Environment; Climate Change and Refugees; and Esri Partners with Waze
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.
How Much Damage Can Trump Actually Do To The Environment?
Vanity Fair explores how much damage the Trump administration can do to the environment, but there may be some good news.
Trump’s Climate Change Stance Puts Him in Direct Opposition to the Pope
Donald Trump’s denial of climate change has made him an adversary of environmentalists – a group that includes the world’s most revered religious leader.
Climate Change Will Stir “Unimaginable” Refugee Crisis, Says Military
Climate change is set to cause a refugee crisis of “unimaginable scale,” according to senior military figures, who warn that global warming is the greatest security threat of the 21st century.
Patagonia Rang Up $10 Million in Sales on Black Friday for the Environment
Patagonia made $10 million in sales on Black Friday and all of those funds will go to grassroots organizations that are working to protect the environment.
Google Earth’s Time-Lapse Update Illustrates 30 Years of Climate Change
Google Earth released an update to the Time-Lapse feature of its satellite imagery app, and it shows the dramatic impact climate change has had on our planet over the past 30 years.
Esri Partners with Waze on Data-Sharing Project
Esri and crowd-sourced traffic app Waze are working together to break down gridlock, on the road and in government.
Go Green: 5 Ways for Your Business to Save Money and the Environment
Here are five ways your business can make its ecological footprint lighter, its employees healthier, and its future brighter. We would also like to add using a .Earth domain extension to this list!
Cool .Earth Website Alert: Roaring.Earth
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