I think Coby is doing the right thing by expressing a perspective that needs attention. We are habitually ignoring and using products that are dangerous to ourselves and the living things around the world. One in particular is ethylene glycol antifreeze/coolant that is used in vehicles. It is lethal and toxic and when ingested kills with painful consequences. Propylene Glycol is not lethal, not toxic and is a superior antifreeze/coolant so why aren’t we using it!
Kaitlin Naughten is a PhD student in climate science at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, Australia. She became interested in climate science as a teenager on the Canadian Prairies, and increasingly began to notice the discrepancies between scientific and public knowledge on climate change. She started writing this blog at age sixteen to help address this gap in public understanding, and it slowly evolved into a record of her research as a young climate scientist. Read more