There is a parent and researcher-driven petition to stand behind the publication of the first study to look in detail at rapid-onset gender dysphoria. The petition includes the following graph about gender referrals in the United Kingdom. Anecdotal and news reportsas well as the rapid recent growth in transgender treatment centersindicates a similar phenomenon inside the United States.
Share via Email Can you bring yourself to have one fewer of these? The next best actions are selling your car, avoiding long flights, and eating a vegetarian diet.
These reduce emissions many times more than common green activities, such as recycling, using low energy light bulbs or drying washing on a line. However, the high impact actions are rarely mentioned in government advice and school textbooks, researchers found.
Carbon emissions must fall to two tonnes of CO2 per person by to avoid severe global warming, but in the US and Australia emissions are currently 16 tonnes per person and in the UK seven tonnes.
The new study, published in Environmental Research Letterssets out the impact of different actions on a comparable basis. Graphic showing how much CO2 can be saved through a range of different actions.
The graphic shows how much CO2 can be saved through a range of different actions. Nicholas said that many of the choices had positive effects as well, such as a healthier diet, as meat consumption in developed countries is about five times higher than recommended by health authorities.
Cleaner transport also cuts air pollution, and walking and cycling can reduce obesity. They found getting rid of a car saved 2. These actions saved the same carbon whichever country an individual lived in, but others varied.
The savings from switching to an electric car depend on how green electricity generation is, meaning big savings can be made in Australia but the savings in Belgium are six times lower. Switching your home energy supplier to a green energy company also varied, depending on whether the green energy displaces fossil fuel energy or not.
Nicholas said the low-impact actions, such as recycling, were still worth doing: But they are more of a beginning than an end. They are certainly not sufficient to tackle the scale of the climate challenge that we face.
None mentioned having one fewer child.
Chris Goodall, an author on low carbon living and energy, said: Emissions reduction needs to start now.In fact, the study found one key instance when parent time can be particularly harmful to children. That’s when parents, mothers in particular, are stressed, sleep-deprived, guilty and anxious.
In the case of the children in the study, this meant being exposed to a reliable environment where the researcher promised something and then delivered it. You and I can do the same thing. We can train our ability to delay gratification, just like we can train our muscles in the gym.
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