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Elon Musk and all that was wrong with 2021 (Belen Fernandez, Al Jazeera)

Time magazine recently chose Elon Musk – the “richest private citizen in history” and the CEO of rocket firm SpaceX and electric vehicle company Tesla – as its “2021 Person of the Year”. In the first paragraph of the lengthy profile of Musk accompanying the accolade, we learn that the man “tosses satellites into orbit […]

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(Climate Change/Elon Musk) Green prize: Elon Musk to give $100m for carbon capture solution (Devon Pendleton, Bloomberg, Al Jazeera)

Extracting carbon dioxide from the air is seen as an increasingly viable way of reducing a key driver of climate change. https://www.aljazeera.com/economy/2021/1/22/bb-climate-prize-elon-musk-to-give-100m-for-carbon-capture-tech