Weekly Earth News Round Up: November 20th
Pope Francis and Climate Change; New Planet Close to Earth; and Radiant Solutions
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.
Pope Francis: Indifference to the Effects of Climate Change is a “Perverse Attitude”
Indifference to the effects of anthropogenic climate change, and also the outright denial of growing climate warming and instability, are “perverse attitudes,” according to Pope Francis.
Scientists Have Discovered a New Planet Close to Earth
Located just 11 light years away from Earth, a newly discovered exoplanet could possibly be the missing link to finding life in space.
Coal Back as Flashpoint in Climate-Change Fight
Coal emerged as the surprise winner from two weeks of international climate talks in Germany, with leaders of the host country and neighboring Poland joining Donald Trump in support of the dirtiest fossil fuel.
See How the Earth Has Changed Over the Past 20 Years in This NASA Time Lapse
A new 20-year NASA time lapse taken from space shows in just a few minutes how life on Earth shapes the planet year by year.
Mysterious Particles Are Slamming Into Earth – But Why?
A new study is stirring up a debate over an abundance of antimatter now found in our atmosphere, and it could help solve some of the biggest mysteries in physics.
Eco-Travel New Mexico: 86 Natural Destinations, Green Hotels, and Sustainable Adventures
New Mexico is key eco-travel destination in the U.S., and this new book serves as the definitive guide for all green adventures in this state.
Radiant Solutions is Transforming Global Mapping and Intelligence with Unique Geospatial Information and Insights
Radiant Solutions, the newly formed geospatial services business unit of Maxar Technologies, recently announced its strategy for combining its legacy businesses to create a new leader in the geospatial industry.
Cool .Earth Site Alert: ThinkandAct.Earth
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