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Climate Change, The Biggest Story of Our Time [2 Videos]

by John Brian Shannon

Climate Change.

James Cameron says it is “the biggest story of our time” in a fresh nine-part documentary series airing on SHOWTIME that looks at our Earth, its climate and the effects of changing climate on people and local economies. 691 more words

Renewable Energy

Earth Week Heroes 2014: Shigeru Ban Humanitarian Architect

Tokyo-born Shigeru Ban is a talented, globe-trotting architect, who designs dwellings of elegance and simplicity and notable public commissions (Pompidou Centre-Metz France). But that’s not why he was internationally recognized earlier this year with the… 403 more words

Cities

@tweetlikepizza inspired

@tweetlikepizza is a great example of a fictitious Twitter account that generates numerous retweets and favourites through its use of silliness.

The public love strange things and @tweetlikepizza is evidence of that. 224 more words

Inspiration

Pope Francis Urged to Back Fossil Fuel Divestment

Pope Francis urged to back fossil fuel divestment campaign

Letter from religious groups in Australia and North America says it is ‘immoral’ to profit from fossil fuels… 762 more words

Global

Polar Vortex and Global Warming

Jeff Master’s has a post regarding a recent paper connecting the polar vortex and the California drought to climate change. The discussion itself isn’t all that interesting, but it does have an extensive list of past blog posts and research papers regarding weather circulation patterns. 120 more words

Climate Change

Smallholder Farmers Most Vulnerable to Climate Change

For some time now, we have been aware that coffee farmers have been facing the challenges of climate change; either from too much rain or from drought. 328 more words

Food Policy

U.S. to Delay Keystone XL Decision

Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s Office expresses ‘disappointment’ with decision

Thomson Reuters Posted: Apr 18, 2014 2:18 PM ET Last Updated: Apr 18, 2014 3:13 PM ET… 328 more words

Canada