Posts Tagged ‘Climate Change’

Pizzly Bears

July 13, 2021

As their ice sheet hunting grounds melt due to global warming, polar bears are moving inland, and mating with the grizzly bears that live there.

More:

“Polar Bear-Grizzly Hybrids, Aka Pizzly Bears, May Be Growing More Common Due to Climate Crisis,” Alyse Stanley, Earther

_____________
Shortlink: https://wp.me/p6sb6-x5r

Comments are welcome if they are on-topic, substantive, concise, and not boring or obscene. Comments may be edited for clarity and length.

 

Global Warming Was Explained in 1856. By a Woman

July 5, 2021

Eunice Foote, a pioneer in the field of climate change, wrote about the heat-trapping effects of CO2 in 1856. She was ignored by history, perhaps because she also wrote about womens rights. A BBC video, animated by Peter Caires.

___________________
Short link: https://wp.me/p6sb6-vzl

Comments are welcome if they are on-topic, substantive, concise, and not boring or obscene. Comments may be edited for clarity and length.

Is It Too Late To Stop Climate Change?

March 12, 2021

Is It Too Late To Stop Climate Change? A Kurzgesagt (“In a Nutshell”) video.

______________
Short link: https://wp.me/p6sb6-wjD

Comments are welcome if they are on-topic, substantive, concise, and not boring or obscene. Comments may be edited for clarity and length.

 

Climate Change is Coming for Your Cup of Coffee

October 15, 2020

Coffee is grown by nearly 125 million farmers, from Latin America to Africa to Asia. As man-made climate change warms the atmosphere in places like Colombia, experts estimate the amount of land that can sustain coffee will fall 50 percent by 2050. It’s a crisis for consumers and cultivators alike. A Vox video.

_____________
Short link: https://wp.me/p6sb6-vn8

Comments are welcome if they are on-topic, substantive, concise, and not boring or obscene. Comments may be edited for clarity and length.

Worry About This Glacier

August 5, 2020

Antarctica’s remote Thwaites Glacier is the size of Florida. This “Doomsday Glacier” could be on the verge of a rapid collapse. A Vox video by Sam Ellis, Dion Lee, Joss Fong, and Melissa Hirsch.

Related:

“Italian homes evacuated over risk of Mont Blanc glacier collapse,” Angela Giuffrida, The Guardian

________________________
Short Link: https://wp.me/p6sb6-v83

Comments are welcome if they are on-topic, substantive, concise, and not boring or obscene. Comments may be edited for clarity and length.

Saving the Amazon’s Soul

July 2, 2020

Brazil backed out of hosting UN climate talks after the election of reactionary President Jair Bolsonaro, an alternative climate conference is taking place In the heart of the Amazon rainforest, in a region known as Middle Earth. A Guardian video.

______________
Short link: https://wp.me/p6sb6-uKR

Comments are welcome if they are on-topic, substantive, concise, and not boring or obscene. Comments may be edited for clarity and length.

Australia’s Inferno and Africa’s Floods

March 5, 2020

Fires are normal in Australia. This year was off the charts. A Vox video by Danush Parvaneh, Madeline Marshall, and Kimberly Mas.

______________

Short link: https://wp.me/p6sb6-uid

Comments are welcome if they are on-topic, substantive, concise, and not boring or obscene. Comments may be edited for clarity and length.

Sustainable Aquaculture

October 17, 2019

Restorative ocean farming could play a vital role in helping our coastal communities, our oceans and our climate. A TED-Ed video by Ayana Elizabeth Johnson, Ph.D. and Megan Davis, directed by Biljana Labovic, and animated by Elsa Esteban, Marcos González, and Yuki Kijima.

______________

Short link: https://wp.me/p6sb6-tJD

Comments are welcome if they are on-topic, substantive, concise, and not boring or obscene. Comments may be edited for clarity and length.

Add to: Facebook | Digg | Del.icio.us | Stumbleupon | Reddit | Blinklist | Twitter | Technorati | Yahoo Buzz | Newsvine

Time to Rebel

July 30, 2019

Greta Thunberg joins forces with The 1975 to address climate change. Proceeds to benefit Extinction Rebellion.

More:

“‘Time to rebel’: Greta Thunberg adds voice to new song by the 1975,” Laura Snapes, The Guardian

____________

Short link: https://wp.me/p6sb6-tsh

Comments are welcome if they are on-topic, substantive, concise, and not boring or obscene. Comments may be edited for clarity and length.

Add to: Facebook | Digg | Del.icio.us | Stumbleupon | Reddit | Blinklist | Twitter | Technorati | Yahoo Buzz | Newsvine

What’s actually in the Green New Deal?

July 9, 2019

More:

“What’s actually in the Green New Deal, explained with a video,” Alvin Chang and Dion Lee, Vox

__________________
Short link: https://wp.me/p6sb6-th6

Comments are welcome if they are on-topic, substantive, concise, and not boring or obscene. Comments may be edited for clarity and length.