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Bolivia, Pachamama and Climate Change

A beautiful piece by the brilliant young Chloe Maxim on how the issue of climate change is viewed in Bolivia. With young people who understand as deeply as this, one would like to think the planet is in good hands. … Continue reading

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Richard Milne separates skepticism from denial

Dr Richard Milne from the University of Edinburgh has published an entertaining and educational lecture ‘Critical Thinking on Climate Change’. He explores the nature of science and genuine scientific skepticism while managing to pack in more cartoons, animations and jokes than … Continue reading

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Why, indeed we should all paint our roofs white

Why painting your roof white won’t help #climate change … just in case you were thinking of doing it. http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2011/oct/27/white-roofs-global-warming?newsfeed=true Response by Dr Paul Taylor In the article, http://tinyurl.com/3um2znt , it might be sensational for Jacobson to say, painting your … Continue reading

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Forests dying – loss of key climate protection

http://www.nytimes.com/2011/10/01/science/earth/01forest.html?_r=1 The Forest for the Trees: In Arizona, trees are cut down to save forests from massive fires and to combat climate change. By JUSTIN GILLIS Published: October 1, 2010 WISE RIVER, Mont. — The trees spanning many of the … Continue reading

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Jan Cameron of Katmandu installs conservationist as woodchip mill manager in Tasmania

JanCameron is an amazing woman appoints conservationist to run woodchip mill in Tasmania tinyurl.com/6bamy4j             tinyurl.com/27ru3em One of Australia’s wealthiest individuals gives away much of her fortune each year. She is  best known as the founder of retail chain Kathmandu, which … Continue reading

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Fight against Climate Change must be directed against Transnational Corporate Greed – environmentalists

by INA ALLECO R. SILVERIO Bulatlat.com http://bulatlat.com/main/2011/07/06/fight-against-climate-change-must-be-directed-against-transnational-corporate-greed-environmentalists/2/ According to IBON data, TNCs account for 50 percent of all oil, gas and coal extraction and refining. Only 10 TNCs account for about 41 percent of world production of oil and gas, … Continue reading

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Climate debate deserves more than hysteria and populism.

A terrific article by Barry Jones – possibly the most brilliant man I’ve ever had the pleasure of speaking to. First published in the National Times Australia http://twitter.com/NationalTimesAU ————————————————————————————————————————————— Labor has not explained the climate change problem with conviction. The … Continue reading

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