Underwater Energy Farms, Ecosystem Cities, and More!

WHAT WORKS

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Informed Insights:

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Yes, Virginia, Santa’s Home is Melting 3x Faster Than the South Polar ice is increasing – and climate change is affecting both. View the video here. 

Climate Change Forcing Wind Shift That Fuels Antarctic Coastal Ice Melteven as it also helps create more ice ON the continent, reports John Upton at Climate Central, threatening further future global flooding.

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Only By Curbing Population Dramatically Can We Address Climate Change via promoting a global, one child or child free family policy, OR catastrophe – think starvation, war, and epidemics, says a new study, reports Jeff Spross at Climate Progress. Which would you choose?

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2014 Childfree Woman of the Year, Magenta Baribeau and Man of the Year, Dann Alexander. Both have created groundbreaking media promoting the merits and value of a child free life.

Humanely promoting the value and naturalness of child free or one child families, as in the recent celebration of International Childfree Day, offers a positive vision. Indeed, there is a growing child free culture globally, recognizing a child-free life as desired and natural one.

Good Ideas:

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A tidal stream farm will be built in the seabed swept by strong tidal currents this fall; some believe that up to a third of Scotland could be powered this way.

OO The Wind Farm of the Future Might Be Underwater

OO Cities Designed like Ecosystems Offer Untold Gains

Join the swelling numbers of voters TELLING Congress they’ll vote for Clean Energy candidates here. This is an ongoing campaign (the next Congressional election is this year!) so please, spread the word. It’s our way of telling Congress that a strong clean energy voting bloc is out there. This is how YOU can make a difference.

 

For more on Climate Change, check out my weekly column at the HuffingtonPost, Climate Change This Week

 

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About melharte

Mel (Mary Ellen) Harte is a biologist (PhD) and climate change educator. She co-authored the free online book, COOL THE EARTH, SAVE THE ECONOMY, available at www.CoolTheEarth.US, and writes the CLIMATE CHANGE THIS WEEK column at the HuffingtonPost. Living summers in the alpine Rockies, she is on the frontlines of watching what climate change can do. Her diagnostic digital photographs of wildflowers have appeared in numerous publications.
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