Rebecca Herbert

Climate Activist

#TiredEarth environmental journalist

It is better to walk alone than with a crowd going in the wrong directio

#ClimateStrikeOnline #climatestrike #COVID19

Nationality: NL
October 06, 2020

The Hottest Surface Temperature on Earth Is Not Actually in Death Valley

Death Valley in California is often said to be the hottest place on Earth, holding a blistering reco...

May 26, 2021

Elon Musk said he's speaking with bitcoin miners about renewable energy

A tweet from Tesla CEO Elon Musk indicates he's taking steps to encourage renewable energy usage by...

May 25, 2021

This Evolutionary Gift May Protect Coral From Climate Change

Coral in the Red Sea is unusually heat tolerant. The secret to its success may lie in the lucky conf...

May 25, 2021

International study: Humans accelerate the change of biodiversity

Humans have significantly altered biodiversity in all climate zones of the Earth. This has been show...

May 10, 2021

Africans contribute the least to the climate crisis but suffer the most

The UK creates clean energy systems at home, while shackling poorer nations with dirty fossil fuels...

May 02, 2021

Avoiding meat and dairy is ‘single biggest way’ to reduce your impact on Earth

Biggest analysis to date reveals huge footprint of livestock - it provides just 18% of calories but...

May 02, 2021

Texan files $1 billion class-action lawsuit after receiving $9,000 electric bill

One resident said her bill soared to $9,340 the week of the Texas storm.

March 04, 2021

Australian researchers say used face masks could be recycled to make roads

Engineers at RMIT say the road-making material could help tackle the vast amount of waste generated...

March 03, 2021

David Attenborough warns world leaders 'it's too late to avoid climate change'

Sir David Attenborough has issued a stark warning about climate change, saying "it's already too lat...

March 01, 2021

The best of Tired Earth delivered to your inbox

Sign up for more inspiring photos, stories, and special offers from Tired Earth