Monthly Archives: April 2015

Tropical Forests Threatened by Farming, Global Food Demand, and More!

KEEPING CARBON STORED: FORESTS UPDATE Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon OO Condition Of Tropical Forests ‘Worsening’, Could Become ‘Critical’ CreditPeter Van Der Sleen at http://www.rainfor.org OO Global Warming Is Already Clobbering The Amazon – research data show mnay … Continue reading

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Is it time to stop eating CA almonds? and More!

WHY WE SHOULD ACT NOW: RISING RISKS extreme weather, California dryin’, Google Weather around the world month year to get latest update from Jon Plotkin; ck the summary. Daily Climate Change: Global Map of Unusual Temperatures, Apr 27, 2015 How … Continue reading

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US Oil Bomb Trains Threaten Communities, and More!

WHAT DOESN’T WORK Sources NYTimes, L, AP, R @@ Danger on the Rails: Bomb Trains – that new oil from North Dakota is highly volatile, greatly increasing the probability of exploding trains — as they roll through your town or … Continue reading

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The Cutest Protestors You’ll Ever See, Volcanoes, Climate, and More!

WHAT WORKS Speaking Out: OO Harvard’s Heat Week Sparks Fire For Fossil Fuel Divestment – ‘We need disruptive politics,’ says professor as students begin sit-ins around campus. OO Democratic Senators Outs GOP Leader Mitch McConnell Hypocrisy – McConnell exhorts governors … Continue reading

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Clean Energy Rising, the Weatherman Gets It, and More!

GOOD CLEAN NEWS OO Clean Energy Seeing Global ‘Renaissance’ says the Bloomberg New Energy Finance summit. OO 40+ Global Companies Pledge Emission Cuts, Call For Strong Paris Climate Deal OO California’s Top Regulator Says 100% Renewable Energy Is Possiblefor the … Continue reading

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Apple Builds Solar Farms in China, and More!

SOLAR KEEPS SAILING OO Small-Scale Solar Installations Are Taking Back The Power Grid – as little rooftop solar systems installed on homes, churches, nonprofits, and commercial buildings around the country make quite a dent in our overall energy production. OO … Continue reading

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US Brain Eating Parasite Rising, Solar Light Bulbs, and More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Imagine This Looking Like Arizona: a new study suggests climate change could dramatically dry out Yellowstone Park. Source: http://www.tourist-destinations.net OO By 2100, Yellowstone National Park Likely To Be … Continue reading

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