Episode 43. What Effect is Coronavirus having on Climate?
Bonus: Dispelling Climate Anxiety Online Challenge
Rose and Christine discuss the unfolding COVID-19 pandemic and the impact China’s shutdown, supply chain slowdown, and lessening transportation are having to emissions and ultimately climate. Cited are recent studies from NASA including satellite images. Bonus: Christine chats about the upcoming free online 5-day Dispelling Climate Anxiety challenge with energy healer Sandra Boatman.
Recurring segments include:
- Good news stories
- One action tip to for you to create change
- A weekly sanity tip to keep you calm(er) in the face of climate overwhelm
MENTIONED IN THIS EPISODE:
~Aerosol: a suspension of fine solid particles or liquid droplets in air or another gas. Aerosols can be natural or anthropogenic. Examples of natural aerosols are fog, dust, forest exudates and geysersteam. Examples of anthropogenic aerosols are haze, particulate air pollutants and smoke. ( source: Wikipedia)
~Drawdown: the point in the future when levels of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere stop climbing and start to steadily decline ( Source: Project Drawdown)
~Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2): a gaseous air pollutant composed of nitrogen and oxygen and is one of a group of related gases called nitrogen oxides, or NOx. NO2 forms when fossil fuels such as coal, oil, gas or diesel are burned at high temperatures. (Source: American Lung Association)
Action Stop and Sanity Tip (combined!!) Take part in Sandra Boatman’s Free 5 day online Dispel Climate Anxiety Challenge