COVID-19 To Climate Change: How Zero-Emission AVs Could Help Respond To Our Next Global Crisis

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Sat, 20 Jun 2020 16:13:43 +0000

As we grapple with the potential reality of compound crises, each extracting significant tolls, now is the time to examine how an emerging technology like autonomous vehicles (AV) can help respond to and mitigate this and future crises

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2020 Fire Season & COVID-19 Not A Match Made In Heaven

Credit to Author: Guest Contributor| Date: Thu, 14 May 2020 01:12:29 +0000

The inevitable collision of wildfires and COVID-19 keeps me up at night. Not in an abstract sense, but more in a requires-allergy-meds-to-sleep type of way. Too many people are suffering already due to COVID-19, and the quickly approaching wildfire season, worsened by climate change, is going to make things so much worse

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Oceans Are Record Warm, Which Likely Means Stronger Hurricanes & Larger Wildfires

Credit to Author: Cynthia Shahan| Date: Thu, 07 May 2020 03:35:36 +0000

In many places, the heat waves of summer have begun, with record high temperatures making spring pass by in a flash. Around the corner are large storms, which clear out the air and sun but also more than that, often taking homes and life with them. What does the rapidly warming ocean waters mean in this calculus? Quite a lot

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