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Is Victory at Hand for the Climate Movement? Paul Gliding, former director of Greenpeace International is optimistic and thinks we may have reached a turning point.


Bill McKibben writing in Orion Magazine on the moral dilemma which modern industrial technological society entraps us all in, environmentalists included.

 

Our Cooperative Darwinian Moment -Aug 15, 2012 – Can we come together in cooperation if human civilization depended on it? – by Richard Heinberg, a fellow at The Post Carbon Institute


Do the Math – the Movie

Noam Chomsky and Bill McKibben on the “Debate” of climate change

Bill Moyers interviews Dr. Anthony Leiserowitz, director of the Yale Project on Climate Change Communication about why the public is so fractured on the issue of climate change and how to galvanize an effective movement in light of recent scientific research on this issue

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield’s tribute to David Bowie’s classic “Space Oddity” in pictures, videos and tweets could be boiled down to a simple message: “We do live on a spaceship, a spaceship called Earth, and we need to work together to protect it.” – fellow astronaut Jerry Hansen

His Holiness the Dalai lama will give a talk on “Inspiration for the Global Environment” at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Portland, Oregon, USA on May 11, 2013.
James Hansen speaks on the illogical economics of continuing burning fossil fuels. Factor in the unpriced natural capital which has now been priced and fossil fuels cannot compete.
Dr. Guy McPherson, creator of the blog Nature Bats Last, discusses our species’ecological predicament and human civiilzation’s Near Term Extinction at the 2012 Bluegrass Bioneers Conference and Sustainability Symposium in Louisville, KY.


Mar.5, 2013 radio interview with Dr. Guy McPherson on the coming Near Term Extinction of Human Civilization in the next decade

 


Charles Eisenstein’s Sacred Economics traces the history of money from ancient gift economies to modern capitalism, revealing how the money system has contributed to alienation, competition, and scarcity, destroyed community, and necessitated endless growth. Today, these trends have reached their extreme – but in the wake of their collapse, we may find great opportunity to transition to a more connected, ecological, and sustainable way of being.

Dec 13, 2012 In this speech on the US Senate floor, Senator Sheldon exposes climate denier tricks and calls out climate deniers who ignore the mounting scientific evidence of dramatic climate change.

“Dr” Willie Soon, climate denier and Exxon Mobil, Koch Brothers front man is exposed and launches into defensive mode tirade

The BBC documentary Surviving Progress, based upon Ronald Wright’s book: A Short History of Progress, which looks at the dark side of human progress, one which may doom human civilization

Dr. Tim Garrett asks: Is it possible to decouple economics from carbon emissions? Part 1

Dr. Tim Garrett asks: Is it possible to decouple economics from carbon emissions? Part 2

Dr. Tim Garrett asks: Is it possible to decouple economics from carbon emissions? Part 3

Chasing Ice – Glaciers retreat caught on time lapse, dramatic proof of global warming

Arctic sea ice is decreasing at shocking rates before our very eyes

Chasing Ice trailer

TESLA’S REVENGE. Could German professor Konstantin Myel be the one to finally give credibility to Nikola’s amazing energy research and solve the world’s energy and global warming crisis at the same time?

Bill McKibben’ of 350.org helps you do the math in his Rolling Stone’s article: Global Warming’s Terrifying New Math and on his speaking tour shows why Unburnable Carbon threatens the global economy

Climate Change Deniers lose a valuable team member – Koch brother’s funded scientist Richard Muller now says in the NY TImes that the last 2 years of his research prove that climate change is real

Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson admits to climate change! …but with a caveat – we can engineer our way out of it.

NASA climate scientist Jim Hansen explains the Venus Syndrome and Runaway Climate Change – A recent study doesn’t make us feel much better.

What can one person do? – How about grow a whole forest! That’s what Jadav Payeng of India did all by himself living n a small hut in kokilamukh India for decades 

Prince Charles warning message for RIO +20 Policy Makers – the world is “sleeping-walking” to an environmental “catastrophe” by ignoring climate change and we must act before it is finally too late”.

Dr Nate Lewis  of the Caltech Lewis Research Group speaks on the challenge of powering the planet

Sir Partha Dasgupta, chair of IHDP  that produced the 2012 Inclusive Wealth Report talks about the new Inclusive Wealth Index (IWI) a better indicator than GDP which includes natural capital, social capital, and manufactured capital

Economics Commissioner on the UK Sustainable Development Commission Tim Jackson speaks about the outdated model of Economic Growth

Australian report Catalyst interviews  energy industry insiders and the International Energy Agency on Peak Oil

 

Climate Change will doom our Grandchildren
We need a good crisis to spur us into action.

 

In Transition 2.0 – Movie Trailer How different communities around the world are preparing for the Post Carbon era

Peak Oil Expert Richard Heinberg  of the Post Carbon Institute speaks about Permaculture during an interview for 2012 Permaculture Day

The Oil Journey, a 2012 documentary on the Peak Oil Crisis looming in 2012 narrated by Peter Coyote