climate change

You had a future, so should we

For decades the world has been swatting away evidence of climate change. But we need to confront it.

By ODELYA ROBINS-MORGENSTERN
23/11/2020
Are Israel’s cities ready for the climate crisis?

A study conducted in Haifa found that the city is not sufficiently prepared to deal with the effects of the climate crisis. What are the implications for the rest of the country?

By RACHELI WACKS , ZAVIT/SCIENCE , ENVIRONMENT NEWS AGENCY
01/11/2020
Floating ice as seen during the expedition of the The Greenpeace's Arctic Sunrise ship at the Arctic
Thanks to global warming, there's too much ocean in the Arctic

At this rate, the Arctic is on its way to a summer with absolutely no ice, somewhere between 2030 and 2050.

By SARAH BEN-NUN
30/10/2020
The plastic pandemic side effect of COVID-19

From Wuhan to New York, demand for face shields, gloves, takeaway food containers and bubble wrap for online shopping has surged.

By JOE BROCK/REUTERS
10/10/2020
SWEDISH CLIMATE change activist Greta Thunberg (center) takes part in a climate strike protest durin
Greta Thunberg shows support for Biden in rare political tweet

She said that she never engages in party politics, but that "the upcoming US elections is above and beyond all that."

By REUTERS
10/10/2020
Britain's Prince William launches global environment prize

"I think that urgency with optimism really creates action. And so the Earthshot Prize is really about harnessing that optimism and that urgency," said Prince William.

By REUTERS
08/10/2020
Hebrew U. establishes multidisciplinary center for climate research

The center will use a state-of-the-art computer system currently being set up at the Hebrew University, recruit new researchers, and make the issue of climate accessible to the general public.

ON ROSH HASHANAH, the iconic Metronome clock in New York City was repurposed as an 80-foot-wide clim
The Earth has deadline, and we are rapidly approaching it

Change is possible. That is the great message of the Days of Awe.

By SARAH BRACHA GERSHUNY , RAE ABILEAH
30/09/2020
Israeli parents join youth in int'l strike for climate change action

"You can’t expect a mother to do nothing when their child’s whole future is at risk."

27/09/2020
Jews worldwide cooperate to tackle climate change

The Commonwealth Jewish Council was created in 1982 by Jewish leaders from 16 commonwealth countries, but it now includes the Jewish communities of 37 countries.

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