'It's not a Forecast. It's a NowCast' is one way the National Climate Assessment report was described in media coverage of the release of the long-awaited report. The report deals with the current state of climate change in the...
In its continuing collaboration with Annie Leonard and the Story of Stuff project, BoomerWarrior is pleased to post this request for assistance by Annie Leonard in spreading the message about the importance of voter turnout in the US Elections on November 6. BoomerWarrior has...
Michael Murphy is a regular columnist on BoomerWarrior. In this article, he raises fundamental and essential questions about the role of humanity on Planet Earth (Editor ~ RMontpellier). Reviving Extinct Species The excitement is spreading. Scientists are moving closer to an...
In the Interest of the Seventh Generation, there is a tradition in some societies, whenever decisions are being made, to consider the interests of the next seven generations. For the modern world to do the same would mark our...
Sometime in 2011, our species reached 7 billion. This far exceeds the carrying capacity of our planet. Yet few of us are willing to contemplate the notion of population control. The best way - indeed the only way -...
I am pleased to feature this article by Franke James. Her artwork and visual essays have been featured in other posts on BoomerWarrior (Rolly Montpellier ~ Editor). Article and artwork by Franke James As political journalist, Susan Delacourt, reported in the Toronto Star,...
Previously posted on Huffington Post by Jim Harris and Tyler Elm. It is surprising just how big the "sustainability" opportunity is. In just the energy efficiency (EE) field, McKinsey & Company estimate that $2 trillion can be invested in EE by...
When I jog in my neighborhood and see the little knoll ahead, I often think This is going to be hard. Running begins to feel like a chore, and I consider slowing to a walk. Sometimes I even imagine the knoll...
“Continued investment in the oil sands generally, and in the Trans Mountain pipeline specifically, means Canada is doubling down on a no-win bet,” write Thomas Homer-Dixon of the Balsillie School of International Affairs and University of Waterloo doctoral candidate...
Obama’s Accomplishments in first term. Imagine what he will do from 2012 to 2016.