Stories by Dr. David Suzuki

David Suzuki is a scientist, broadcaster, author, and co-founder of the David Suzuki Foundation.  subscribe to Dr. David Suzuki's feed

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As the world continues to warm, we must move beyond our outdated ways.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

Posted on: Oct 4, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Climate deniers use simplistic arguments to promote continued fossil fuel use.

Posted on: Sep 26, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Coastal ecosystems and wildlife are impacted by disappearing salmon.

Posted on: Sep 16, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Experts project aircraft emissions could triple by 2050.

Posted on: Sep 7, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Wild predators can regulate and uphold natural ecosystem balances. In this regard, the human super predator is failing miserably.

Posted on: Sep 4, 2016, Source: AlterNet

From microscopic genes to large-scale biological systems, and from natural ecosystems to human communities, diversity brings strength and resilience in the face of ever-changing conditions.

Posted on: Aug 30, 2016, Source: EcoWatch

Urban agriculture won't resolve all food production and distribution problems, but it could take pressure off rural land while providing other advantages.

Posted on: Jul 14, 2016, Source: DeSmogBlog

Global average temperatures are hitting record highs—but so is renewable energy.