The Arctic is Warming Twice as Fast as the Rest of the Planet – Here’s Why You Need to Care | One Green Planet

Nowhere else are the effects of climate change as clearly visible as the Arctic Ocean, because while it may be one of the coldest places on Earth, according to the most recent NOAA report on the region, it’s also warming the fastest.

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Is it Game Over on the Climate? #auspol | jpratt27

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GR:This article presents a well-balanced discussion of our dire situation and what Trump will add to it. It was first published by YaleEnvironment360. I’m presenting John Pratt’s version here because John took the time to find illustrations.

“One possibility is, we’ve lost. It’s a real possibility, and we should consider it carefully instead of ignoring it because it’s emotionally unpalatable.

“I think the argument would go like this: The idea that humans would move quickly enough off coal and oil and gas to salvage the planet’s climate was always a long shot. When I wrote the first book on all of this back in 1989, I interviewed a political scientist who said “it’s the problem from hell,” with so many interests at odds, and so much money invested in the status quo, that it was hard to see a real path forward.

“And that was back when we thought…

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Arnold Schwarzenegger Wants You to Eat Less Meat – For the Sake of the Planet’s Future (VIDEO) | One Green Planet

Arnold Schwarzenegger (Yep, that really famous bodybuilder!) has teamed up with WildAid for a their “5 To Do Today” campaign urging people to eat less meat.

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Before the flood

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If you could know the truth about the threat of climate change — would you want to know? Before the Flood, presented by National Geographic, features Leonardo DiCaprio on a journey as a United Nations Messenger of Peace, traveling to five continents and the Arctic to witness climate change firsthand. He goes on expeditions with scientists uncovering the reality of climate change and meets with political leaders fighting against inaction. He also discovers a calculated disinformation campaign orchestrated by powerful special interests working to confuse the public about the urgency of the growing climate crisis. With unprecedented access to thought leaders around the world, DiCaprio searches for hope in a rising tide of catastrophic news. Read more

Could Climate Change Keep Kids Out of School? – National Geographic Society (blogs)

By Lisa PalmerEducation is seen as a key tool for building resilience to climate change in the developing world. But new research shows that climate change could also make it harder to keep kid…

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