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Finally a big win for our side. [islandsweekly.com] I am a member of the “Friends of the San Juans” [sanjuans.org] which is a big hitter and mostly run by women. BTW there are 2 side by side refineries in this area Tesaro and Shell. Tesaro ...
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JackPedigo 9 WA Jan 14 Jan 14 11 comment
Clothing as an environmental issue. [timesunion.com] “So, for example, it would take 13 years to drink the water that is used to make one pair of jeans and one T-shirt,” said Fee Gilfeather, a sustainability expert at the nonprofit ...
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JackPedigo 9 WA Jan 2 Jan 2 66 comments
"The harm that's being done to the planet can be pinpointed, to a very specific list of companies. And those companies have CEOs that can be named and shamed." - [bigthink.com]
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SeekingWisdom 6 WA Dec 28, 2019 Dec 28, 2019 22 comments
“Destruction from 15 natural disasters cost $1bn each. No part of the globe was spared as extreme weather fuelled by climate change took a heavy financial toll in 2019” “These included the floods that ravaged north India, typhoon Lekima in ...
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SeekingWisdom 6 WA Dec 28, 2019 Dec 28, 2019 33 comments
I’m not sure about you, but I’m getting more optimistic about the future. Many people are starting companies and campaigns to improve things for our planet. A lot of things are becoming mainstream that were previously poo pooed, (that may be an ...
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girlwithsmiles 7 UK Dec 28, 2019 Dec 28, 2019 44 comments
When will GRACE-FO data on land-ice mass changes at Antarctica and Greenland be displayed for non-scientists? We can see here that it has been nearly 2.5 years since there has been an update at this page: [climate.nasa.gov] Yet, it has been ...
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kmaz 7 AZ Nov 17, 2019 Nov 17, 2019 66 comments
[bloombergquint.com] Earth Needs Fewer People to Beat the Climate Crisis, Scientists Say Eric Roston Bookmark November 05 2019, 8:30 PM November 06 2019, 1:40 AM Copyright © BloombergQuint "...Now, four decades later, a larger group of ...
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kmaz 7 AZ Nov 11, 2019 Nov 11, 2019 55 comments
A favorite business columnist, Jon Talton recently retired. He wants to work on other things including a blog called Rogue Columnist. This was a recent blog and it testifies what we are up against. I strongly believe a person’s outlook on life ...
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JackPedigo 9 WA Oct 24, 2019 Oct 24, 2019 22 comments
Mission Blue Dr. Sylvia Earle one amazing woman who, at 84, still dives and works to protect the oceans [en.wikipedia.org] Her program is called mission Blue and a documentary can be found on NetFlix. Youtube
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JackPedigo 9 WA Oct 20, 2019 Oct 20, 2019 11 comment
I found this article, apparently some of the major contributors have known the implications of their input in climate change since the ‘50s! [theguardian.com]
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girlwithsmiles 7 UK Oct 9, 2019 Oct 9, 2019 55 comments
Rod Stewart FAITH of the HEART song is about how to believe your abilities can take you to any star....another singer performs a shortened version for television STAR TREK ENTERPRISE opening song montage history of sailing and flight.....I used to ...
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GreenAtheist 8 IA Sep 26, 2019 Sep 26, 2019 11 comment
Upcoming posting of key Land Ice melt data: In another group I was discussing this, and there was another person who also made some knowledgeable points, but I no longer seem to be a member of that group, so maybe the thread was out of line or ...
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kmaz 7 AZ Sep 17, 2019 Sep 17, 2019 33 comments
Grow and sequester algae in plastic bottles. Build things with bottles containing algae, from bookshelves to buildings. Growing algae takes CO2 from the water it grows in, which comes from the air. Bubble air through a bottle of fertilized water, or ...
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EdEarl 8 TX Sep 3, 2019 Sep 3, 2019 11 comment
Here are, the late physicists, Dr. Al Bartlett's Laws of Sustainability: [resilience.org]
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gsiamne 7 NE Aug 14, 2019 Aug 14, 2019 33 comments
Got myself a new, (second hand) phone and one of these to hide the wear. Nice product, I thought: [pelacase.com]
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girlwithsmiles 7 UK Aug 14, 2019 Aug 14, 2019 22 comments
Earth overshoot day: [commondreams.org]
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gsiamne 7 NE Aug 1, 2019 Aug 1, 2019 44 comments
LINK The City of Tomorrow | Current Affairs
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altschmerz 9 IL July 30, 2019 Jul 30, 2019 66 comments
In time this too will come to pass.
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JackPedigo 9 WA July 15, 2019 Jul 15, 2019 22 comments
sustainably-derived negative-carbon synthetic carbon-storing bricks: how many do we need to manufacture to get the atmosphere below 350 ppm CO2? It should be possible to pull CO2 from the ecosystem and sequester the carbon in stable (lasting ...
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kmaz 7 AZ June 28, 2019 Jun 28, 2019 44 comments
LINK Chennai, India's sixth biggest city, is almost entirely out of water - CNN
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altschmerz 9 IL June 20, 2019 Jun 20, 2019 22 comments
A map showing the names, places, and costs to the environment of the 100 biggest world polluters. [decolonialatlas.wordpress.com]
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Robecology 8 FL June 15, 2019 Jun 15, 2019 44 comments
From the Boston Globe: [bostonglobe.com] The world is losing resources and non-human species fast and we are still reproducing as if there was no tomorrow. There is and it is not pretty. Our democratic system is one resource that is also crashing yet...
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JackPedigo 9 WA May 26, 2019 May 26, 2019 22 comments
Ah, can't forget Dr Alan Savory talks about holistic farming - Ted talks, you tube - The Savory institute - makes sense
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wotsthat 6 UK May 26, 2019 May 26, 2019 11 comment
Has anyone here seen the Ted talk or watched the interview by Joe Rogan on Paul Stamets (2hrs) mycology it seems is the way forward
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wotsthat 6 UK May 26, 2019 May 26, 2019 11 comment
i know this was a few years ago but .... [theheartysoul.com]
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wotsthat 6 UK May 26, 2019 May 26, 2019 11 comment


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