Total 17 Posts
Brazil’s deforestation rate is back up. The UN Security Council has three main options.
Imagine that your lungs burst into flames — that’s what’s happening to our Earth right now, Alyssa Satara writes.
Don’t blame climate change for the 39,000 forest fires now incinerating huge tracts of the Brazilian Amazon. This environmental catastrophe is human-made and highly political.
Rainforest species didn’t co-evolve with fire – and even a low intensity wildfire can kill half the trees.
The Amazon is burning at record levels, and land clearing is to blame. The good news: we already know what we need to do to stop it.
Amazon wins ‘.amazon’ domain name, aggravating South American region and undermining digital commons.5 min read
Who has the right to use an Amazon domain name? The people who live there or a company with the same name?
Brazilian universities fear Bolsonaro plan to eliminate humanities and slash public education budgets.5 min read
Brazil’s new president was elected on promises to radically restructure Brazil. But proposed education spending cuts and curricular changes have students and teachers marching in the streets.