Weekly Earth News Round Up: October 3rd
Paris Climate Change Deal Comes to Life; Earth CO2 Levels Highest; and M&A in Green Products Sector
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.
European Union Pushes Paris Climate Change Deal to the Brink of Reality
European Union countries agreed to fast-track a joint ratification of the Paris accord to combat climate change, pushing the landmark global pact to the brink of reality
Earth CO2 levels Reach Highest Point
According to an alarming new report, the annual low for atmospheric concentrations of carbon dioxide has crossed the 400 parts per million threshold, a level not seen for millions of years.
Six Charts Show Why No One Is Talking About Climate Change
A new study analyzes why there’s spiral of silence when it comes to discussing and accepting the fact that climate change is a reality.
‘Golden Record’ Sent to Aliens Now Available on Earth
In 1977, NASA launched two spacecraft into deep space, each carrying a golden record with a message from Earth for aliens. Now, for the first time ever, that record will be available to people on Earth.
Apple’s Incredible Space Campus is Almost Ready for Earth
Apple is poised to open up Apple Campus 2, which is often called the “Spaceship Campus,” by the end of the year.
The Best of Google Earth for September 2016
The Google Earth Blog is offering this round up of the top imagery from September 2016.
Green is the Main Thing in Consumer Products M&A
It seems that mergers and acquisitions are heating up in the green consumer products sector.
Cool .Earth Website Alert: Bettercup.Earth
Please be sure to check out Bettercup.Earth, which is an online campaign to get Starbucks use recycled, tree-free or reusable cups.