In this edition of The Hotpot: four recommended long-form articles and a video from journalists and experts in the field, to stay up to date on how to solve climate change.
The 1st recommended read
Water Pipe Robots Could Stop Billions Of Litres Leaking
BBC News | By Victoria Gill | December 26, 2022
Around three billion liters of water are lost through leaks across hundreds of thousands of miles of water pipes in England, Wales, and the rest of the world daily. Engineers have now developed miniature robots to patrol the pipe network, check for faults, and prevent leaks.
The 2nd recommended read:
The Guardian | Phoebe Weston | May 4, 2022
The 3rd recommended read:
The Counter | By Lela Nargi | April 27, 2022
The 4th recommended read:
Deutsche Welle | By Andreas Spaeth | January 24, 2023
Will you be eating insects soon?
The Economist | 13:21 min | Youtube
Ten ways to confront the climate crisis without losing hope
The Guardian | Rebecca Solnit | November 18, 2021
In an article for The Guardian, writer, and activist Rebecca Solnit offers ten ways to confront the climate crisis without losing hope, drawing lessons from the reconstruction efforts following COVID-19. She suggests focusing on community solutions, investing in public goods, and advocating for systemic change. Solnit also emphasizes the importance of staying informed, cultivating joy, and acknowledging the pain and grief caused by the crisis. Ultimately, she argues that the climate crisis presents an opportunity for transformative change, and encourages readers to join collective efforts toward a sustainable future.
Made possible by our editorial team with our main editor Lisanne Swart.
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