Young people – speak up about climate

Young people – speak up about climate

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Young people in all countries unite you and demand that decision-makers take care of the climate problem.” With this small rewriting of a known quote and take this summer into account, I would urge the young generation to play a greater role in the climate debate. The young people is just the group who has […]

Wildfires are a rejuvenation of nature

Wildfires are a rejuvenation of nature

The anatomy of wildfires is an interaction between the devastating flames and the subsequent renewal. Every summer, a region or area of ​​the globe is subject to violent destructive forces in the form of natural fires. We look horrified at the high flames and feel with the people who, at worst, are killed in the […]

Is extreme weather a coincidence or climate driven?

Is extreme weather a coincidence or climate driven?

This article is printed in the Danish Newspaper Politiken on June 17th. Do we dare to take the chance that the crazy weather is a coincidence and not climate-driven? While most have enjoyed the exceptionally hot spring with lots of sunshine and summer temperatures in Northern Europe, others have seen the drought spread on the […]

Important Climate Negotiations in Bonn

Important Climate Negotiations in Bonn

Climate and Hurricane Irma

Midway between the annual COP meetings, negotiations are always taking place in Bonn. There are usually more technical issues discussed between officials, so politicians are not directly involved in these negotiations. Usually these negotiations are not much discussed in the media, but there may be good reason to follow more  this time. This year, there […]

Who do we trust in climate talks?

Who do we trust in climate talks?

Today is the World Meteorological Day, and it is celebrated in many places over the world to make it clear that the weather is our common fate – something we all are subject to wherever we live. The day also allows to emphasize that the world’s weather is changing due to the climate change caused […]

Climate Planet – now also for education

Climate Planet – now also for education

Climate Planet

Climate change should be an important part of knowledge – especially at high school level. It is the young people who have to live with climate change and thus also contribute to the solutions. However, according to the teachers, there is not too much educational material. Therefore I have received many inquiries about the film […]

Climate is the playground for misunderstanding

Climate is the playground for misunderstanding

Cold weather in Riga

During all the years the climate debate has flourished, misunderstandings and conspiracies have often stood in line. It has been almost a rule that an opinion from a scientist has been contradicted from other side. The media have not made the debate easier when they often debate with equal numbers on each side of a […]