Global Warming

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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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Can Cities Adjust to a Retreating Coastline?

Published: 
Mon, 08/26/2013 - 10:44pm
Category: 
Water

Last June, in rolling out an ambitious $20-billion plan to gird New York City against the impacts of rising seas and storm surges in a warming climate, Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg gave a classic “no retreat” speech

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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. 

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Climate Panel Cites Near Certainty on Warming

Published: 
Mon, 08/19/2013 - 10:45pm
Category: 
Energy

An international panel of scientists has found with near certainty that human activity is the cause of most of the temperature increases of recent decades, and warns that sea levels could conceivably rise by more than three feet by the end of the century if emissions continue at a runaway pace.