Category Archives: Environment

Change the Way You Think About Your Morning Latte – World Wildlife Fund

The World Wildlife Fund does great work promoting positive change. 50 gallons of water to make one latte? Time for change.

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Koch funded study agrees, global warming real

After two years and massive amounts of data churning, the Berkeley Earth Surface Temperature Project has concluded, yes Virginia, global warming is real. Of particular interest is the fact that this study was headed by UC Berkeley physics professor Richard … Continue reading

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Remember, only you can prevent global warming.

A recent post by Jamie L. Vernon, Ph.D. on Chris Mooney’s Discover Magazine blog, The Intersection, highlights a recent report from the National Research Council. The report outlines various policy methods to reduce CO2 emissions, but Vernon stresses the importance … Continue reading

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The assaults on our Gulf continue unabated.

What happens in state legislation surrounding the Gulf of Mexico is important to everyone, especially when laws being passed or changed are relative to the environment. The Gulf’s $20 billion tourism industry and the muliti-billion dollar fishing industry are often … Continue reading

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Cool it?

The new global warming documentary, Cool It opens today. It’s based on the 1998 book, The Skeptical Environmentalist and 2007′s Cool It: The Skeptical Environmentalist’s Guide to Global Warming, both by Danish economist Bjørn Lomborg. This film by Academy Award-winning … Continue reading

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While Washington dithers, the Gulf of Mexico withers.

NOAA (The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) has just released initial photos and reports from the Ocean Explorer research project in the Gulf of Mexico. The news is not good. Widespread dead and dying coral were observed (up to 90% … Continue reading

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