New article for Smashing Magazine: "How Improving Website Performance Can Help Save The Planet" https://www.smashingmagazine.com/2019/01/save-planet-improving-website-performance/
As a recovering car enthusiast, this piece really strikes a chord with me. Perhaps more relevant now than it was when it was first written in 1973. http://unevenearth.org/2018/08/the-social-ideology-of-the-motorcar/
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Excellent performance from Green Party of England and Wales co-leader Siân Berry on yesterday's Andrew Marr Show highlighting the complete lack of coverage of the IPCC's special report on climate change in the British Sunday newspapers.
Any response from the Government on the IPCC report that came out yesterday urging immediate action on climate change? Yep, @[email protected] is thinking about upping how many earthquakes a fracking site can cause before it has to halt operations... WTAF? https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/oct/09/uk-fracking-rules-on-earthquakes-could-be-relaxed-says-minister
Urgent action required now to keep global temperature rise to 1.5C according to landmark UN report. https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2018/oct/08/global-warming-must-not-exceed-15c-warns-landmark-un-report?CMP=Share_AndroidApp_Copy_to_clipboard
An excellent post about web sustainability from @[email protected]: https://www.ledevducoin.fr/2018/09/4-leviers-pour-reduire-lempreinte-ecologique-dun-site-web/ (Google Translate does a reasonable job if you can't read French: https://translate.google.com/translate?sl=fr&tl=en&js=y&prev=_t&hl=en&ie=UTF-8&u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.ledevducoin.fr%2F2018%2F09%2F4-leviers-pour-reduire-lempreinte-ecologique-dun-site-web%2F&edit-text=&act=url)
Ludicrously amazing developments in the land of @[email protected] when it comes to optimisation. Hat tip to @[email protected] and the team. This is a big web sustainability win too. https://elm-lang.org/blog/small-assets-without-the-headache
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The silent rise of Germany's Green party http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/europpblog/2018/09/11/the-silent-rise-of-germanys-green-party/
The Human Planet: How We Created the Anthropocene https://blog.jacklenox.com/2018/09/11/the-human-planet-how-we-created-the-anthropocene/
We won't save the Earth with a better kind of disposable coffee cup | George Monbiot https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/sep/06/save-earth-disposable-coffee-cup-green
Excellent exhibition at the Arbetets Museum in Norrköping.
The BBC lost the plot on Brexit when it started inviting Farage onto Question Time as a regular panelist. But I've just got round to reading @[email protected]'s "How the BBC Lost the Plot on Brexit". It's a blisteringly good read: https://www.nybooks.com/daily/2018/07/12/how-the-bbc-lost-the-plot-on-brexit/
Woot! Thanks to @[email protected] for republishing my blog post. 😀 https://css-tricks.com/delivering-wordpress-in-7kb/
It is deeply troubling that one of the biggest financial backers of the Leave campaign has massively eclipsed his donations by betting that the British economy would do badly as a result of Brexit. How messed up is that? 🤦♂️ https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2018/jun/26/nigel-farage-remain-won-brexit-bloomberg
Haven't contacted your MEP about the European 'Copyright Directive' yet? Here's a very good template that you can adapt to your own needs: https://iamsteve.in/2018/06/21/open-letter-to-meps-article-13-of-the-copyright-directive/
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