A few years ago, during a long drive from San Diego to Davis, I decided to go vegan cold turkey. I was driving toward my alma mater, where I was planning to study environmental science; the closer I got, the harder I found it to escape the feeling that I would be a hypocrite if…
The Latest IPCC Reports Lays Out Exactly How Much Time We Have Left to Reduce Emissions (Spoiler: It’s Not Much)
The world has its best chance yet to reduce greenhouse gas emissions quickly, but hard and fast cuts are needed across all sectors and nations to hold warming to safe levels, the global authority on climate change says. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report, released today, says opportunities to affordably cut global emissions…
Every car has an optimal speed range that results in minimum fuel consumption, but this range differs between vehicle types, design and age.