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We had all better hope these scientists are wrong about the planet’s future - The Washington Post

An influential group of scientists led by James Hansen, the former NASA scientist often credited with having drawn the first major attention to climate change in 1988 congressional testimony, has published a dire climate study that suggests the impact of global warming will be quicker and more catastrophic than generally envisioned. 422 more words

Climate Change

Still Kidding Ourselves...

Why are we still kidding ourselves, or what’s worse, not even having an opinion or a care?

No matter what happens this month in Paris, we are not going to hold down global warming to 2°C above pre-industrial levels.  740 more words

Kiribati country will be Underwater Soon - Unless We Work Together

For the people of Kiribati, climate change isn’t something to be debated, denied or legislated against — it’s an everyday reality. The low-lying Pacific island nation may soon be underwater, thanks to rising sea levels. 58 more words

Education & Society

Manufacturing climate nightmares: misusing science to create horrific predictions

Summary: Scientists and journalists bombard us with news about the coming climate catastrophe, described as certain unless we drastically change our economy. This has plunged many into despair. 2,155 more words

Science & Nature

News from Scientists for Global Responsibility

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Messages for the Paris conference: The forgotten dimensions of climate change

SGR conference and AGM 2015: Saturday 31 October, The Gallery, Farringdon, London EC1M 6EL – 10.30 to 16.15… 127 more words

Nuclear Weapons

VIDEO: "The effects of climate change are being felt all over the planet, but not equally"

Climate change is the greatest challenge facing humanity today.


The effects of climate change are being felt all over the planet, but not equally.

In Africa, millions already feel the consequences of global warming. 245 more words

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