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Recent studies suggest it is irresponsible to rule out the possibility after last week's "warning to humanity" from more than 15,000 climate change scientists more

Nov 22, 2017 3:34 PM News 24 Comments


National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

As global temperatures rise, warmer oceans are expected to fuel stronger hurricanes, with disastrous consequences more

Oct 20, 2017 4:30 PM , News

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BC Wildfire Service

At the end of the summer of 2017 — with major cities submerged in water and others licked by flames — we are living through Exhibit A of the extreme warming climate scientists have been warning us about more

Sep 17, 2017 8:00 AM News 3 Comments


Sean Tamblyn

The island flood of 2017 is a clear warning that we must do all we can to ­preserve the ­closest thing to wilderness that we have in ­Toronto more

Sep 13, 2017 9:05 PM News 2 Comments

The subject/spokesperson and producer of An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth To Power try to stay optimistic, even though "every night on the TV news is like the Book Of Revelation" more

Aug 3, 2017 5:15 PM Interviews & Features

Follow-up to Al Gore’s climate crisis slide show lacks the outrage of the Oscar-winning original, but it’s still an important doc more

Aug 2, 2017 3:14 PM Reviews



Greenhouse-gas-leaking towers setting us up for climate change fail more

May 17, 2017 4:50 PM Ecoholic 2 Comments


Nate Smelle

"The language of science knows no race, no gender, no religion," says American-Iranian astronaut Anousheh Ansari more

May 3, 2017 10:13 PM News


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Want to combat climate change and save the planet? Here's where to start more

Apr 21, 2017 1:48 PM News 7 Comments

This Earth Day, Toronto joins more than 400 cities around the world defending scientific research more

Apr 18, 2017 4:10 PM News 1 Comments


Edward Burtynsky

Photographer Ed Burtynsky's latest documentary offers unnerving look on the enormous and irreversible ways that human activity is literally reshaping Earth more

Feb 20, 2017 9:33 AM Ecoholic 2 Comments

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Fear not, friends, battle-hardened activists north of the 49th picked up some valuable lessons from fighting our press-hating, government-scientist-muzzling former prime minister more

Feb 13, 2017 11:05 AM Ecoholic 5 Comments

Halfway through council's term, the Toronto Environmental Alliance’s latest progress report digs up some damning decisions on everything from climate action to waste management more

Dec 21, 2016 2:12 PM Ecoholic 2 Comments


Ethan Eisenberg

A commercial parking levy could raise $171 to $535 million a year with a daily tax of 50 cents to $1.50 for a parking spot. more

Nov 23, 2016 9:00 PM News 1 Comments

Climate activists agree U.S. election is a "fucking disaster" for the planet, but what will it mean for Canada's environment? more

Nov 17, 2016 5:47 PM Ecoholic 2 Comments

Plodding, ponderous doc about climate change makes the same point over and over more

Nov 9, 2016 4:54 PM Reviews



WWF-Canada cites "troubling decline" in Arctic caribou herds that show no signs of recovering more

Oct 12, 2016 9:18 PM News


Photos by Nicholas Engelmann

New era of eco-tourism made possible by rising temperatures and thinning ice in the Northwest Passage arrives in High Arctic more

Sep 28, 2016 8:00 PM News 3 Comments

Forest ranger Peter Wohlleben says trees have feelings and are more human-like than you think more

Sep 27, 2016 10:26 AM Ecoholic 2 Comments

The summer of 2016's punishingly hot and humid weather is just a taste of what climate experts predict is in store for Toronto more

Sep 21, 2016 3:11 PM News 1 Comments