Catholics, you better start taking climate change seriously. There have been plenty of warnings and pleas from religious and faith-based groups about climate change, but maybe none as dire and direct as these from Vatican. Last Friday, the Pontifical Academy of Science, the Vatican's science panel, released a report call " Fate of Mountain Glaciers in the Anthropocene" (PDF), in which they call for urgent global action on climate change, saying that "humans must act decisively now to avert a coming crisis.
Stop the presses. Pope Francis is reported to have met with a transgender man at the Vatican. A Papal first! For reasons we can’t seem to grasp, religious institutions like the Catholic church are given a giant free pass to crawl al... Read Post
By Tim Radford, Climate News Network A group of international experts says time is rapidly running out to take serious steps to avert the impacts of global warming by prioritising a switch to clean energy systems. Read Post