Monthly Archives: October 2014

Breathingearth – CO2, birth & death rates by country, simulated real-time

CO2, birth and death rates by country his real-time simulation displays the CO2 emissions of every country in the world, as well as their birth and death rates. via Breathingearth – CO2, birth & death rates by country, simulated real-time.

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What 35,000 Walruses Forced to the Beach Tell Us About Global Warming | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

What 35,000 Walruses Tell Us About Global Warming acific walruses, who live in the Bering Sea during winter, require floating sea ice to meet their survival needs, using them for rest in between journeys to forage for food, such as … Continue reading

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Life in a ‘degrowth’ economy, and why you might actually enjoy it

The global predicament e used to live on a planet that was relatively empty of humans; today it is full to overflowing, with more people consuming more resources. We would need one and a half Earths to sustain the existing … Continue reading

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Could the 2C climate target be completely wrong? | Environment | theguardian.com

he global warming goal that nearly 200 governments have agreed on should be ditched, say scientists writing in Nature via Could the 2C climate target be completely wrong? | Environment | theguardian.com.

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Sharing a (Not So) Living Planet | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

Sharing a (Not So) Living Planet s further evidence comes to light of how our economic systems are decimating the natural world, sharing is fast emerging as the central theme in the discourse on how to ensure prosperity for all … Continue reading

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Floods, forest fires, expanding deserts: the future has arrived | Environment | The Observer

Floods, forest fires, expanding deserts: the future has arrived limate change is no longer viewed by mainstream scientists as a future threat to our planet and our species. It is a palpable phenomenon that already affects the world, they insist. … Continue reading

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Earth has lost half of its wildlife in the past 40 years, says WWF | Environment | The Guardian

he number of wild animals on Earth has halved in the past 40 years, according to a new analysis. Creatures across land, rivers and the seas are being decimated as humans kill them for food in unsustainable numbers, while polluting … Continue reading

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