Tipping Points

Eilish Spear
Tipping Points
Created 29 Jul 2021
  • #6: hi from london!
    27 Sep 2021 • 1 min read
    Hey, Many apologies for my month-long hiatus from Tipping Points. It turns out that packing up and moving your entire life across the ocean doesn’t leave much room for reading the news, but I’m back, ...
  • #5: overlapping crises
    20 Aug 2021 • 5 min read
    Welcome to Tipping Points, a weekly digest of the most important stories in climate change, COVID19, and international politics. If you enjoyed this edition, please subscribe to recieve every edition ...
  • #4: “I never want to be that person who can look at the world burn and feel fine.”
    13 Aug 2021 • 7 min read
    Hi all, This morning I woke up to a clear sky and the lowest AQI we’ve had in weeks, and it felt like a fever breaking after a sad week. Last Saturday, between the morning and about 4 pm, the AQI rose...
  • #3: what you need to know about the IPCC report
    10 Aug 2021 • 2 min read
    Howdy, This is a short, midweek note before Friday’s full digest to focus specifically on the IPCC report that was released yesterday. Here’s the full report, and the press release. Don’t have time to...
  • #2: how many ways to win
    06 Aug 2021 • 4 min read
    Hello hello, happy Friday, One of my favorite essays, one that I go back to over and over again, is Devin Kelly’s Out There: On Not Finishing. His words were rolling around in my brain this week as I ...
  • #1: starting...something?
    30 Jul 2021 • 5 min read
    Hello hello, Welcome to Tipping Points, a weekly newsletter to help you make sense of the week’s climate news, with recommendations for the best things I’ve read/watched/listened to, delivered to your...
  • #4: very bad/very good
    30 May 2021 • 8 min read
    Happy Sunday, How is May already over? Wasn’t it literally just February? Can anyone remember a single thing that has happened in the last three months?!? Very floaty voidy vibes over here. Yikes CNN ...
  • #3: making friends with the empty corners
    16 May 2021 • 9 min read
    A few resources to support Palestinians this week: This twitter thread has a huge collection of places to donate to/people who need help. This thread is filled with upcoming actions (can also find at ...
  • #2: the class of 2020 is not allowed to be burnt out
    11 Apr 2021 • 6 min read
    Hello welcome to my weekly(ish) newsletter! If you enjoy your time here, please share it with friends and considering subscribing, to receive every edition straight to your inbox. I will never charge ...
  • #1: introducing Look Up, and a note on birds
    28 Mar 2021 • 10 min read • 4 0
    Hello hello! After much consideration and research, I’ve decided to go back on my word (I’m sorry) and keep directing my newsletter through s*bst*ck for now. Yes, the company sucks. Unfortunately, we ...
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