Category Archives: Climate change

Wake up! Your house is on fire!

This is the message of Tim Flannery’s inspiring essay in The Conversation today. Anyone who denies the climate catastrophe, anyone who stands in the way of emergency action, is a mass murderer on a scale never before seen, as in … Continue reading

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You can SEE climate change here

I was reading answers to a question about climate change on Quora, when one very brief answer told me my input was not required. A gentleman from Vancouver Island listed a link to this article in the Smithsonian Institute’s magazine. … Continue reading

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The Climate Arsonist

Lloyd Alter has written an important essay you’ll find at TreeHugger. If you choose to “not believe” in the human-caused climate catastrophe, you are a mass murderer. Please also read the comment I left.

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CO2-sucking concrete?

Lloyd Alter reports in TreeHugger that the world’s largest cement company has put a new product on the market. It is precast concrete with 70% of the carbon content of manufacture of the standard stuff, and which sucks carbon dioxide … Continue reading

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Petition to declare a climate emergency in Australia

Wherever you are on the planet, please support this.

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BHP knows about climate science

I find it unbelievable that some people, even some intelligent people, “don’t believe in human-caused climate change.” The rulers of mining giant BHP are not among them. CEO Andrew McKenzie has announced a $US400 million plan to do something about … Continue reading

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6 on board, 44 to go: US states aiming to be carbon-free

6 on board, 44 to go: US states aiming to be carbon-free

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