Moving towards gas-based economy

The devastating Australian bushfires have re-ignited fierce debates around pyro-geographies and carbon emissions. And, rightfully so. None of us will be immune to the grave effects of climate change should there even be a moderate increase of 0.3 to 1.7 °C in global surface temperatures. Our stakes are collective, so efforts have to be collective albeit contextual. Continue Reading

Hot Australian summer sparks wildfires

Homes have gone up in flames and skies turned blood red as nearly 1,000 firefighters battle dozens of out-of-control blazes in southern Australia in the wake of the nation’s warmest summer on record. A days-long heatwave sent temperatures soaring towards 40 degrees Celsius over the weekend, with bushfires raging across Victoria state forcing thousands of people to flee their homes. Continue Reading