Stories by Dr. David Suzuki

David Suzuki is a scientist, broadcaster, author and co-founder of the David Suzuki Foundation. David Suzuki’s latest book is Just Cool It!: The Climate Crisis and What We Can Do (Greystone Books, 2017), co-written with Ian Hanington. subscribe to Dr. David Suzuki's feed

Posted on: Sep 11, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Cities that are designed with nature in mind have fewer problems and healthier residents.

Posted on: Aug 11, 2017, Source: AlterNet

We're overfishing, overharvesting forests and emitting more carbon dioxide into the atmosphere than natural sinks like forests can sequester.

Posted on: Aug 6, 2017, Source: Greystone Books

Industrial agriculture has made it possible to produce large amounts of food fairly efficiently, but it also comes with numerous problems.

Posted on: Jun 24, 2017, Source: AlterNet

People from all walks of life are joining forces to confront the common threat, but the leader of the most powerful nation is not among them.

Posted on: Jun 14, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Twenty countries have committed to increasing the protection of marine biodiversity.

Posted on: Jun 5, 2017, Source: AlterNet

There’s no going back to simpler times, but our survival depends on respecting our place in nature.

Posted on: May 15, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Our endless cycle of toil and consumerism increases stress and depletes the Earth's resources. It's time to consider a better way to work.

Posted on: Apr 19, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Drastic cuts to science-based agencies like the EPA are galvanizing scientists worldwide.

Posted on: Mar 9, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Still, in the face of powerful opponents who reject science, this is no time for complacency.

Posted on: Feb 26, 2017, Source: AlterNet

A lot of our work is unnecessary and often destructive, depleting resources and destroying ecosystems.

Posted on: Feb 11, 2017, Source: AlterNet

With "alternative facts" gaining traction, the door to misinformation is wide open.

Posted on: Feb 4, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Humans are one species among countless others, and we are all interconnected and interdependent.

Posted on: Jan 21, 2017, Source: AlterNet

As the world continues to warm, we must move beyond our outdated ways.

Posted on: Jan 12, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Make no mistake: Humanity is on a collision course. We must heed the warnings and act before it's too late.

Posted on: Dec 21, 2016, Source: AlterNet

All the stuff humans have produced adds up to more than all the living matter on the planet.

Posted on: Dec 12, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The disturbing truth behind fossil fuel industry propaganda.

Posted on: Nov 26, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The challenge is to improve conversations and create positive change in an age of online bickering, propaganda and entrenched positions.

Posted on: Nov 19, 2016, Source: AlterNet

As the human population continues to increase, animal numbers are falling.

Posted on: Nov 2, 2016, Source: AlterNet

"Fiddling while the world burns."

Posted on: Oct 19, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Urban agriculture won’t resolve all our food problems, but it could help take pressure off rural land.