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G8 Meeting Releases Joint Statement on Global Warming

by: EJ on 07/09/2009
Posted in: Climate Change

The results of this week's G8 meeting in Italy have been announced. The G8 set a goal to hold the temperature rise to 2 deg. Centigrade/3.6 deg. Fahrenheit above average temperatures in the year 1900. A more far-reaching proposal to slash production of greenhouse gases was not sucessful. They have agreed that global warming presents "a clear …

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Dramatic US Government Report on Climate Change

by: Heather on 06/22/2009
Posted in: Climate Change

The U.S. Global Change Research Program, operating under the authority of the Federal Advisory Committee, has released a landmark climate change report entitled Global Climate Change Impacts in the United States. Weighing in at nearly 200 pages, this exhaustive document summarizes the science of climate change and its impacts on the United States, …

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What do Indiana Jones and HRH Prince Charles Have in Common?

by: EJ on 05/08/2009
Posted in: Climate Change

Protecting rainforests.

Harrison Ford and His Royal Highness Prince Charles are just a couple of the famous voices uniting in the fight to save tropical rainforests and prevent global warming through through The Prince's Rainforests Project. An array of celebrities have appeared alongside Prince Charles and an animated frog in a film to highlight …

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What do Indiana Jones and HRH Prince Charles Have in Common?

by: EJ on 04/08/2009
Posted in: Climate Change

Protecting rainforests. Harrison Ford and His Royal Highness Prince Charles are just a couple of the famous voices uniting in the fight to save tropical rainforests and prevent global warming.

In this video, His Royal Highness Prince Charles explains that rainforests are the home of 1.4 of the world's poorest people, forests clean the earth's …

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Monbiot on Climate Catastrophe - Climate Deniers Outraged

by: Heather on 03/18/2009
Posted in: Climate Change

In a recent Guardian article, George Monbiot (one of the planet's most well-known and influential advocates for climate change solutions) ratcheted up the climate stakes again. His main point is that politicians and policymakers are finding themselves behind the curve as they rely on data from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) …

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