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10 years of changing views on climate change, in TED Talks

On July 27, 2006, the first six TED Talks were posted online. Among them was Al Gore’s talk at TED2006, “Averting the climate crisis,” given a few months before the release of his groundbreaking documentary An Inconvenient Truth. 2,275 more words

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A caccia di ghiaccio

Le montagne di dati e rapporti scientifici sui cambiamenti climatici non potranno mai avere lo stesso effetto di prodotti artistici che traducono in un linguaggio potente e accessibile a tutti l’impatto umano sull’ecosistema del pianeta. 324 more words


documentary // seeing is believing: 'Chasing Ice' is a must-see

The problem with addressing climate change, one that is key to the constant stalemates in international negotiations regarding the issue, is that in many ways we can’t actually see its most shocking impacts – global warming is an enormous problem that… 201 more words

Feed Your Head: He's a photographer and scientist who has seen crashing glaciers. Hear him talk this week

James Balog, star of an award-winning documentary called Chasing Ice, will be at Moyse Hall in the Arts Building of McGill University on Wednesday evening at 6. 171 more words


AiG is just silly, but global warming denial is serious

Update: just in from NASA: “In Greenland, Another major glacier comes undone”  

Firstly, who do you think said this:

CO2 emissions must be reduced to avoid serious climate change. 409 more words


The Story of Melting Ice

Pennsylvania photographer James Balog is known for his works that explore the relationship between humans and nature. But his most known project, called Extreme Ice Survey, is a unique study of melting glaciers of our planet. 351 more words

Human Impact On The Environment