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Worried About Earth’s Future? The Outlook Is Worse Than Even Scientists Can Grasp

Posted by on January 19, 2021 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 2 Comments
Worried About Earth’s Future? The Outlook Is Worse Than Even Scientists Can Grasp

Anyone with even a passing interest in the global environment knows all is not well. But just how bad is the situation? Our new paper shows the outlook for life on Earth is more dire than is generally understood. #earthfuture

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Melting Icebergs Begin the Sequence that Triggers an Ice Age, Scientists Find

Posted by on January 15, 2021 in Climate Change, Environment, Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Melting Icebergs Begin the Sequence that Triggers an Ice Age, Scientists Find

Melting icebergs in the Antarctic are the key, say the team from Cardiff University, triggering a series of chain reactions that plunges Earth into a prolonged period of cold temperatures. #iceage #climatechange

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Humanity Is Waging War on Nature

Posted by on December 6, 2020 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Humanity Is Waging War on Nature

Two reports detail how failure to reduce fossil fuel use and curb emissions are driving catastrophic global warming. #nature #waronnature

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I Am Greta Isn’t About Climate Change. It’s About the Elusiveness of Sanity in an Insane World

Posted by on November 19, 2020 in Films & TV, Media & Arts with 0 Comments
I Am Greta Isn’t About Climate Change. It’s About the Elusiveness of Sanity in an Insane World

We can listen to Greta, without fear, without reproach, without adulation, without cynicism. Or we can carry on with our insane games until the bubble explodes. #IAmGreta

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Over The Past 7 Days, The US Broke 3,782 Low Temperature Records

Posted by on November 2, 2020 in Climate Change, Environment with 0 Comments
Over The Past 7 Days, The US Broke 3,782 Low Temperature Records

Between Oct 20 and Oct 26, the United States set 3,434 new DAILY low temp records, 234 new MONTHLY low temp records, as well as 114 ALL-TIME low temp records. #climatechange #grandsolarminimum

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Advocates Welcome ‘Inspiring’ Ocean-Based Climate Solutions Act as ‘Exactly What America Needs Right Now’

Posted by on October 21, 2020 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Advocates Welcome ‘Inspiring’ Ocean-Based Climate Solutions Act as ‘Exactly What America Needs Right Now’

Leaders of climate and conservation groups on Tuesday welcomed House Democrats’ introduction of landmark Ocean-Based Climate Solutions Act legislation that aims to address the ocean impacts of human-caused global heating and reform federal ocean management #climatesolutions #climatechange #OceanClimateAction

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Morning Inspiration: What Are We Doing To The Earth? (Motivational Video)

Posted by on September 1, 2020 in Conscious Living, Inspirational with 0 Comments
Morning Inspiration: What Are We Doing To The Earth?  (Motivational Video)

The way of the earth is to use elements that produce carbon dioxide that can cause damage to the atmosphere. In this speech Elon Musk looks at the dangers of this phenomenon and climate change.

“The rules today incent people to create carbon and this is madness. And whatever you incent will happen.” Elon Musk

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Why We Need a Global Green New Deal Right Now

Posted by on July 5, 2020 in Eco-Friendly, Economy, Environment, Government, Policies with 0 Comments
Why We Need a Global Green New Deal Right Now

The COVID-19 pandemic has pushed a precarious world economy over the edge. This moment offers a rare opportunity to rethink the path that led us here and chart a new course out a Global Green New Deal. #globalgreennewdeal

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Arctic Hits 100.4°F—Hottest Temperature on Record

Posted by on June 23, 2020 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Arctic Hits 100.4°F—Hottest Temperature on Record

A small Siberian town north of the Arctic Circle reached 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit on Saturday, a figure that—if verified—would be the highest temperature reading in the region since record-keeping began in 1885. #recordheat

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After Coronavirus Triggers 17% Emissions Drop, Experts Say Only ‘Fundamental Structural Change’ Can Save Humanity’s Future

Posted by on May 21, 2020 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
After Coronavirus Triggers 17% Emissions Drop, Experts Say Only ‘Fundamental Structural Change’ Can Save Humanity’s Future

After an analysis revealed Tuesday that lockdowns from the coronavirus pandemic caused planet-heating emissions to drop in early April by an unprecedented 17%, climate scientists and activists warned that progress will quickly be erased if the world returns to business as usual and called for systemic changes in the global energy, food, and transportation sectors. #emissions

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Finding Hope in Dark Times While Avoiding Environmentalists’ Mistakes of the Past

Posted by on April 21, 2020 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Finding Hope in Dark Times While Avoiding Environmentalists’ Mistakes of the Past

We are all struggling to find hope in the midst of the incredibly dark times of the coronavirus pandemic. Post pandemic we will need to fight for a green and just recovery that brings together addressing climate change and caring for those hurt by the crisis. #ecofriendly

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Researchers Say Only Way to Guarantee Enough Food in 2050 Is if the World Turns Vegan

Posted by on March 20, 2020 in Sci-Tech, Science with 0 Comments
Researchers Say Only Way to Guarantee Enough Food in 2050 Is if the World Turns Vegan

With a global transition to veganism unlikely, the study explores the options left on the table if we continue to eat meat, as well as how climate change might narrow those options further. #EndDeforestation #veganism

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23 Former Diplomats Urge Global Leaders to Adopt Paris-Style Agreement to Protect Biodiversity

Posted by on February 19, 2020 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
23 Former Diplomats Urge Global Leaders to Adopt Paris-Style Agreement to Protect Biodiversity

Ahead of government negotiations scheduled for next week on a global plan to address the biodiversity crisis, 23 former foreign ministers from various countries released a statement on Tuesday urging world leaders to act “boldly” to protect nature. #climatecange #biodiversity

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Fueled by ‘Eco-Anxiety,’ Majority in US Believe Climate Crisis Most Crucial Issue Facing Society: Poll

Posted by on February 7, 2020 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Fueled by ‘Eco-Anxiety,’ Majority in US Believe Climate Crisis Most Crucial Issue Facing Society: Poll

New polling results published Thursday revealed that a majority of U.S. adults believe climate change is the most important issue facing society, have made an effort to reduce their contribution to the global crisis, and are willing to vote for a candidate based on their position on the topic. #climatecrisis

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A Call to Action as Planet’s Essential Groundwater is Being Rapidly Depleted

Posted by on December 30, 2019 in Climate Change, Environment with 0 Comments
A Call to Action as Planet’s Essential Groundwater is Being Rapidly Depleted

Nearly 1,100 scientists, practitioners, and experts in groundwater and related fields from 92 countries have called on the governments and non-governmental organizations to “act now” to ensure global groundwater sustainability. #climatechange

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