Listen to the interview here – From Common Dreams: “A co-founder and now senior advisor emeritus of the group 350.org, Bill McKibben has led protests around the world and achieved no small success communicating to the planet just how perilous our future is—and what we can do about it. Author of 30 books, contributor to […]
How many of these studies will it take? Do we have time to turn things around, even if we act now? NASA confirmed that 2014 was the warmest year on record. The climate temperatures have increased 1.4 degrees Fahrenheit. “NASA is at the forefront of the scientific investigation of the dynamics of the Earth’s climate […]
Although renewables have made progress, much more to be done Says country aims at reducing carbon footprint and challenges other nations to do the same The President announces executive order requiring U.S. agencies to take climate into consideration when providing international development assistance.
Norfolk Virginia is sinking and the ocean is risking That’s bad news for a coastal town Streets that occasionally were flooded, in years past, now flood every time there’s a full moon in Norfolk. This PBS video is a stark wake-up call to those who still think the climate change will happen in the future. We’ve […]
Can a potential Presidential candidate actually ignore science and win? It seems Senator Marco Rubio may be backtracking from his comment over the weekend where he said, “I do not believe that human activity is causing these dramatic changes to our climate the way these scientists are portraying it.” Now he’s saying the US can’t do […]
With winter storm Pax pounding the East coast, McKibben reminds us, “This should not come as some surprise.” McKibben talks with Amy Goodman of Democracy Now! “Climate change has never been the media’s finest hour. Even when they do talk about it, they, for years, have portrayed it as a question of doubt, even as […]