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Climate Change This Week: The Population Connection, Protections Gone, and More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. And the chances of Donald Trump’s family and fortune surviving climate change are small, dwindling daily and irreversibly. Saving BUB, Beautiful Unique Biodiversity, as in this montage of … Continue reading

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Climate Change This Week: Cool Landscapes, Hot Futures, and More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. The Bear Cub Club meets in the Tongass National Forest, which, with the Great Bear Rainforest is part of the Pacific temperate rainforest, the largest such ecosystem in … Continue reading

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Forests: Birds of Paradise Threatened, Tracking Deforestation, and More!

KEEPING CARBON STORED: FORESTS UPDATE Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon Papua New Guinea is home to many species of Birds of Paradise that are found no where else: as those forests disappear, so do they. via Cornell Lab … Continue reading

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Keeping Carbon Stored:

KEEPING CARBON STORED: FORESTS UPDATE Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon * * * A tribe, its existence threatened by invading fossil fuel companies, literally searches for its ancient identity, a giant face in the forest… The Reunion, an … Continue reading

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Since 1970: As Humans Have Doubled, Wildlife Has Declined By HALF!

WHAT DOESN’T WORK Fossil Fuel Follies: OO Burning Coal To Blame For US Rising Carbon Emissions in 2013 OO MIT: Global Energy Use, Co2 May Double By 2100 Clueless Leadership: OO A Complete Guide To Politicians Who Plead Ignorance And … Continue reading

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Keeping Carbon Stored in Forests: Madagascar, Congo, and More!

KEEPING CARBON STORED: FOREST UPDATES One of the colorful inhabitants of the Amazon rainforest, the scarlet macaw. Credit Rhett Butler, mongabay.com OO Scale Of Amazon Rainforest Carbon Loss Is More than thought due to small scale deforestation: wildfires, pasture intrusion, and selective logging, … Continue reading

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