Global Warming

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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:

News

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