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New Environmental Blog Series to be Launched Soon

After a great first year here at psaenvironment.org, featuring hundreds of visitors every month, we'll soon be celebrating our first anniversary by launching a new environmental blog series. The blog will feature insights from the experts listed on our member directory. The first blog will come from London South Bank University's Hugh Atkinson- watch this… Continue reading New Environmental Blog Series to be Launched Soon

Climate Change

Latest UN Climate Report: Little Room Left for Sceptics

***This blog was written by Paul Tobin (University of York) and originally published on Political Insight on 2nd April 2014***   First theorised by Joseph Fourier in 1824 and calculated by Svante Arrhenius in 1896, only those willing to disregard decades of evidence could challenge the existence of human-induced climate change.  Monday 31st March saw the… Continue reading Latest UN Climate Report: Little Room Left for Sceptics

Climate Change, Energy

What the Frack?

***This blog was written by Paul Tobin (University of York) and originally posted on PSA Insight on 28th January, 2014*** Fracking - the panacea that will guarantee the UK’s energy independence for decades, or an environmental disaster waiting to happen? Either way, development of the energy source raises intriguing questions for scholars of many sub-fields… Continue reading What the Frack?