The Aftermath

In the wake of Hurricane Sandy’s devastation, I am reminded of the similar discourse that I heard after the damage from Hurricane Katrina. Talking heads and TV shows connecting this event to climate change to heighten its implications. While I take nothing away from those calling attention to our future reality, we’re heard this all…

RIO, Mosquito Island, and the Danes

The RIO+20 talks are upon us and many wonder what will actually come from another international meeting of delegates who, since the original Earth Summit in 1992, have yet to agree to anything legally binding to adapt to climate change. The Guardian reported on June 6 that the director general of the World Wildlife Fund…