Crossing the 400 parts per million rubicon is an alarm call for investment in climate resilience

September 29, 2016 Get Resilient 0

Contributor: Will Bugler This month the earth entered a new climatic era. We now live in a world in which carbon dioxide levels in the atmosphere¬†will ‘never again’ fall below 400 parts per million (ppm). […]

Struck down by Brexit Brexitus

September 14, 2016 Get Resilient 0

Contributor: Jeremy Bugler I must explain the prolonged silence since last I blogged. ¬†I have been struck down by a virus, bred by Etonians, hatched by zealots. I refer of course to the Brexit Brexitus. […]

On the front lines: Climate change’s complex relationship with conflict

September 14, 2016 Get Resilient 0

Contributor: Will Bugler Few things have a more significant impact on the fabric of a nation than war. Protracted conflict is often economically and socially ruinous costs both lives and livelihoods, and scars the collective […]

A temperature timeline to put things in perspective

September 10, 2016 Get Resilient 0

Contributor: Will Bugler This timeline of the Earth’s average temperature really puts the last 100 years into perspective, showing just how much human CO2 emissions have affected our climate. Also, note how stable the climate […]