Could Covid-19 change our environmental behaviors?
We are suffering the effects of global warming, from extreme heat to devastating storms, further endangering us during the Coronavirus pandemic. Could Covid-19 change our environmental behaviors?Psychologists are exploring how new habits spawned by the pandemic might help us address climate change going forward.A smog-free Los Angeles skyline. A pristine view of the Himalayas from northern India, not seen for decades. Clear sight of the Eiffel Tower from Paris suburbs, previously obscured by pollution. And with less travel, less burning of fossil fuels, leading to a projected 8% decrease in carbon dioxide in the atmosphere this year—the largest drop ever recorded, according to the International Energy Agency.https://lnkd.in/eKEaBVV