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The Planetary Crisis of Climate Change is Not Political… It’s Physics (VIDEO)

The Planetary Crisis of Climate Change is Not Political… It’s Physics (VIDEO)

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Senators Bernie Sanders and Barbara Boxer, along with representatives of many mainstream environmental groups and think tanks, announced comprehensive climate change legislation  that aims to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 80 percent by 2050, February 14, 2013, on Capitol Hill. “This is a gold-standard bill,” Boxer said. “Every once […]

The 11-Year-Old Kid That Monsanto Doesn’t Want You To See

The 11-Year-Old Kid That Monsanto Doesn’t Want You To See

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit 11-year-old Birke Baehr shakes up corporations like Monsanto with his frank talk about what he calls “dark side of the industrialized food system. “ Can you imagine presenting a TED talk at 11 years old? Birke Baehr did just that, and he totally rocked it. “Little kids, especially, […]

How Can Something Be This Beautiful And Terrifying At The Same Time?

How Can Something Be This Beautiful And Terrifying At The Same Time?

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit In this stunning clip, filmmakers managed to capture the largest-ever iceberg calving yet seen off the Greenland ice shelf’s massive Ilulissat glacier. This footage is a small part of a powerful new documentary called “Chasing Ice,” by filmmaker James Balog, which released in the U.K. and across the […]

Noam Chomsky: How Climate Change Became a ‘Liberal Hoax’

Noam Chomsky: How Climate Change Became a ‘Liberal Hoax’

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit In this sixth video in the series “Peak Oil and a Changing Climate” from The Nation and On The Earth Productions, linguist, philosopher and political activist Noam Chomsky talks about the Chamber of Commerce, the American Petroleum Institute and other business lobbies enthusiastically carrying out campaigns “to try […]