Weekly Earth News Round Up: October 10th
Trump a Threat to the Planet; Paris Climate Change; More Nasty Hurricanes; and Earth Observation
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.
Donald Trump is a “Threat To The Planet,” According to World-Leading Climate Change Scientist
One of the world’s leading climatologists has warned that U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump is a “threat to the planet” because of his denial of global warming.
Paris Climate Change Pact to Take Effect in 30 Days, U.N. Announces
The Paris agreement on climate change will enter into force in 30 days, after the number of countries ratifying the accord passed a key threshold.
Expect More Nasty Hurricanes Like Matthew as the Earth Warms
Major storms such as Hurricane Matthew will grow in menace as the world warms and sea levels rise, scientists have warned.
Inside NASA’s Quest to Find Earth 2.0
Wired Magazine explores NASA’s quest to understand Proxima Centauri b, the newly discovered planet that’s orbiting the Sun’s nearest neighboring star.
50 Green Business Ideas for Startup Entrepreneurs
If you’re an environmentalist and an entrepreneur, there are plenty of ways you can combine those two passions into a successful environmentally conscious business, according to this recent Small Business Trends article.
Massachusetts Pushes New Green Businesses to Help Fight Climate Change
The state of Massachusetts is supporting green business incubators, clusters of startups looking to build a business by helping cut carbon emissions and fight climate change.
An Organization That Would Benefit from a .Earth Domain
Each week, we are going to profile organizations that we think would benefit tremendously from using a .Earth domain extension. This week, we are showcasing the Earth Observation Industry Alliance – just imagine “observation.earth.”