climate change

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U.N. Climate Panel Endorses Ceiling on Global Emissions

Published: 
Fri, 09/27/2013 - 10:44pm

The world’s top climate scientists on Friday formally embraced an upper limit on greenhouse gases for the first time, establishing a target level at which humanity must stop spewing them into the atmosphere or face irreversible climatic changes. 

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Overpopulation: Why ingenuity alone won't save us

Published: 
Mon, 09/23/2013 - 7:38pm
Category: 
Shopping & Food

It's easy to grasp that in a national park, balance must be maintained between predators and prey, lest the ecosystem crash. But when we're talking about our own species, it gets harder.

News

How We Learned Not to Guzzle

Published: 
Fri, 09/13/2013 - 8:19am
Category: 
Energy

For as long as most of us can remember, the nation’s energy news has trended from bad to worse, starting with the oil crises of the 1970s.

Dr. Keeling's Curve

Benefit Event for Sustainable Works - Please Join Us!
September 6 & 7, 2013  |  The Electric Lodge, Venice CA

Sustainable Works, The Blank Theatre and Arts:Earth Partnership present Mike Farrell in:

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Al Gore explains why he’s optimistic about stopping global warming

Published: 
Fri, 08/23/2013 - 8:44am
Category: 
Energy

We have already crossed the 400 parts per million mark. We crossed it earlier this year. The question now is how high it will go before we begin bending the curve.