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The AMOC Tipping Point (And what we need to know!) with Dr René van Westen

In this ClimateGenn Episode I speak with Dr René van Westen about the recent research he published with colleagues looking at what it would take to cause the Atlantic Meridonial Overturning Circulation (AMOC) to pass… Read More »The AMOC Tipping Point (And what we need to know!) with Dr René van Westen

UN University Report on Risk Tipping Points, ‘Interconnected Disaster Risks’ with Dr Jack O’Connor

In this climateGenn episode I am speaking with Dr Jack O’Connor, at the UN University’s Institute for Environment and Human Security. Jack is the author of the Interconnected Disaster Risks Report that is looking at… Read More »UN University Report on Risk Tipping Points, ‘Interconnected Disaster Risks’ with Dr Jack O’Connor

Cutting edge research shows 6 of the 9 planetary boundaries crossed – the shift to unsafe operating space for humanity

For the first time, an international team of scientists is able to provide a detailed outline of planetary resilience by mapping out all nine boundary processes that define a safe operating space for humanity. From… Read More »Cutting edge research shows 6 of the 9 planetary boundaries crossed – the shift to unsafe operating space for humanity

colossal risks with the future of civilization. First study quantifying Earth System Boundaries

“..colossal risks with the future of civilization” First study quantifying Earth System Boundaries

Humans are taking colossal risks with the future of civilization and everything that lives on Earth, a new study published in the journal Nature shows. Developed by an international science commission engaging more than 40 researchers from across the… Read More »“..colossal risks with the future of civilization” First study quantifying Earth System Boundaries

Bill McGuire’s Hot House Earth [Book] – Reflections on our current trajectory

In this ClimateGenn episode I speak with climate scientist & author Professor Bill McGuire about his recent book titled Hot House Earth. Bill discusses the necessity to discuss worse case climate outcomes at a time… Read More »Bill McGuire’s Hot House Earth [Book] – Reflections on our current trajectory

Why are climate scientists getting arrested? Dr Stuart Capstick discusses the upside & downside of direct action.

In this ClimateGenn episode, I am speaking to climate psychologist and Deputy Director and theme lead for the Centre for Climate Change and Social Transformation (CAST Centre) Dr Stuart Capstick from Cardiff University about why scientists… Read More »Why are climate scientists getting arrested? Dr Stuart Capstick discusses the upside & downside of direct action.

Sir David King on Heatwaves, Action, & Activism: “No one will escape..”

The current heatwave in India and Pakistan sets the scene for this ClimateGenn episode, speaking with Climate Crisis Advisory Group Chair, Professor Sir David King about their new report on what we must do to… Read More »Sir David King on Heatwaves, Action, & Activism: “No one will escape..”