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Climate Change This Week: Another Dangerous Pipeline, Solar Community Power Grows, and More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Saving BUB, Beautiful Unique Biodiversity, like this south American treehopper, is another reason to preserve forests. Credit Robert Oelman Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon OO Amazon … Continue reading

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Climate Change This Week: Heating Up, Melting Away, Upping Wind Power, and More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Saving BUB, Beautiful Unique Biodiversity, like this Jeweled Flower Mantis found in Asian forests, is another reason to save these important ecosystems.Source Pinterest Forests: the cheapest way to … Continue reading

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Climate Change This Week: Killer Crops, No More Fossil Fuel Subsidies, and More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Sheltering Beautiful Biodiversity, such as this Common Indian Crow Butterfly caterpillar found in Indian forests, is another reason to conserve these important carbon-storing ecosystems. Credit Maneesh Kaul at … Continue reading

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Climate Change This Week: Tragic Drought in Africa and India, New Clean Power Strides, and More!

Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Saving the BB: the beautiful biodiversity like this scarlet macaw found in Latin American forests, is another important reason to conserve these carbon-storing systems. Source peoplesforum.info Forests: the … Continue reading

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Ancient Trees Nearly Extinct, the Chocolate Connection, and More!

KEEPING CARBON STORED: FORESTS UPDATE Forests: the cheapest way to store carbon A Camaroon logging truck full of murdered giants. Credit Amcaja at Wikimedia Commons OO Illegal Logging Still A Big Issue In Cameroon OO Zimbabwe Forests Under Threat Malay … Continue reading

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Climate Change: Atmospheric Rivers, Child Slavery, and More!

WHY WE SHOULD ACT NOW: RISING RISKS Daily Climate Change: Global Map of Unusual Temperatures, Feb 15, 2015 How unusual has the weather been? No one event is “caused” by climate change, but global warming, which is predicted to increase … Continue reading

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Rising Risks: Houses Sinking Into Melting Permafrost, and More!

WHY WE SHOULD ACT NOW: RISING RISKS Daily Climate Change: Global Map of Unusual Temperatures, Dec 28, 2014 How unusual has the weather been? No one event is “caused” by climate change, but global warming, which is predicted to increase … Continue reading

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Fossil Fuel Pollution Threatens Food Security, and More!

WHY WE SHOULD ACT NOW: RISING RISKS OO Labor Day 2050: Global Warming Will Collapse Labor Productivity – as extreme heat limits outdoor work in peak months, say new studies. This could be us, a century from now, if we … Continue reading

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Rising Climate Risks: Flooding, Transport Threats, and More!

RISING RISKS OF CLIMATE CHANGE There will be a point when high tide flooding will be more than a nuisance for Miami. Via floridatrend.com OO Tidal ‘Flooding’ Rising In US Coastal Cities As Sea Level Inches Up Global Heating Threatens … Continue reading

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Accelerating to a Low Carbon Future, Solar Surges, and More!

  Time to Accelerate to a Low Carbon Future says Al Gore, the former vice president, in Rolling Stone. Rather than let despair paralyze us, we must accelerate the revolution in affordable clean energy that is unfolding around the world. SOLAR SAILS ON… … Continue reading

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