Agriculture, forestry, and land-use change play a huge role in greenhouse gas emissions but most people have no clue what land-use change actually is and how it contributes to the climate.
I have gone through a long journey of switching from conventional shampoo, makeup, toothpaste, etc. to mostly home-made alternatives. I share some of my successes and failures, discuss going no-poo (again), and give some general advice on environmentally-friendly bathroom stuff.
We discuss what evolution is and why it won't save us from climate change. I go into the basic mechanisms of evolution and the big issues with relying on evolution to solve anything.
At the moment, companies are treating Pride month as another way to make more money. They do the same to a lot of other causes, exploiting the suffering of people for their bottom line. Wokewashing means that companies pretend to be better than they are.
In this week's Environmental Essentials segment, I explain how we know that humans caused climate change and why so many people still don't know this.