As Grassroots Momentum Surges, Over 300 Local Officials From 40 States Declare Support for Green New Deal

“We must protect our planet through actions big and small to wean ourselves from fossil fuels. There is no greater imperative.”

Source: As Grassroots Momentum Surges, Over 300 Local Officials From 40 States Declare Support for Green New Deal

The ‘Deep Earth’ Is Full of Life, Scientists Find | Portside

The Earth is far more alive than previously thought, according to “deep life” studies that reveal a rich ecosystem beneath our feet that is almost twice the size of all the world’s oceans.Despite extreme heat, no light, minuscule nutrition and intense pressure, scientists estimate this subterranean biosphere is teeming with between 15bn and 23bn tonnes of micro-organisms, hundreds of times the combined weight of every human on the planet.

Source: The ‘Deep Earth’ Is Full of Life, Scientists Find | Portside