Schlagwort-Archiv: Klimawandel

Time for frequent polluter loyalty programs.

Frequent-flying “‘super emitters” who represent just 1% of the world’s population caused half of aviation’s carbon emissions in 2018, according to a study.


Only 11% of the world’s population took a flight in 2018 and 4% flew abroad.

The Guardian: 1% of people cause half of global aviation emissions – study


So for instance, if your laptop is made in China, your shoes in Indonesia, your jeans in Bangladesh, your jacket in India, your coffee in Kenya, your smartphone in South Korea and your beef in Brazil — then basically none of that will appear as emissions within the EU. And a short train ride from Cologne to Aachen will result in more emissions that will be counted as EU’s responsibility than a flight to Buenos Aires or Bangkok and back again.

Luisa Neubauer, Greta Thunberg, Adélaïde Charlier, Anuna de Wever van der Heyden: The EU is cheating with numbers — and stealing our future


A computing-research conference is "a journal that meets in a hotel."

Moshe Vardi: Publish and Perish

Fire in the House.

I want you to act as if our house is on fire.

Greta Thunberg at the World Economic Forum 2019

Grow, not build.

Finally, a wall worth wanting.


Verhuizen naar Duitsland zou een onderwerp van gesprek moeten zijn.

Roderik van de Wal in Kustlijn opgeven en het hogerop zoeken, dat is een plan B bij zeespiegelstijging (