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Heated exchanges made over global warming and local government

November 10, 2019 at 11:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

There’s been heated debate about global warming and the inability of local government to cope with the impact of climate change. The exchange occurred at a conference attended by around 600 mayors and council representatives who are meeting to discuss issues affecting their cities and towns. Local Government Minister Nanaia Mahuta is expected to address

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Starr Forum: Racing to the Precipice: Global Climate, Political Climate

November 7, 2019 at 4:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

[applause] MICHELLE NHUCH: I know you’re not clapping for me. But anyway, on behalf of the MIT Center for International Studies, I’m Michelle, Director of Public Programs, and would like to welcome you to today’s Starr Forum, which I’m delighted to see that everyone got the memo. First, however, I’d like to mention a few

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Climate Change, Chaos, and The Little Ice Age – Crash Course World History 206

November 2, 2019 at 1:25 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Hi. I’m John Green. This is Crash Course World History and today we’re going to talk about climate change. Mr. Green, Mr. Green, that’s not history; that’s science, and also, I don’t think that’s even happening. Yeah, two things, Me From the Past: One, uh, contemporary climate change is real. Uh, two, this isn’t the

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Solutions to Reduce Global Warming: Local Government Partnerships and Collaboration

at 1:25 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

When we look at the issue of global warming, it’s so important to look at our communication. I think the way this problem has been framed for so many of us, our only options are to either change our light bulbs or drive less or eat less meat or something or contact our our federal

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Billionaires Who Own Republican Party Are Stopping Action On Climate Change

October 25, 2019 at 10:25 am | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Since Hurricane Harvey even formed down in the Gulf of Mexico, the issue of climate change and how it affects hurricanes and causes them to strengthen has been at the forefront of some media coverage. Not all of it, but a few outlets are actually talking about climate change for the moment. It makes people

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Why we need political action to rein in the oil, coal and gas companies | video explainer

October 11, 2019 at 2:24 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Many of us are worried about the climate crisis. Many of us feel guilty. Many of us want to try to fix the problem. But where should we focus our efforts? Well, here’s one place we could start. New research commissionned by the Guardian has shown that just 20 fossil fuel companies are directly related

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#ICOScapes | Lanžhot (Czech Republic) | Greenhouse gas observations

October 9, 2019 at 3:25 pm | Articles, Blog | Colt Stanton -

Today, we are visiting Lanžhot. Lanžhot is one of the ecosystem stations, in floodplain forest. Our study site is very important for ICOS measurements because of artificially altered hydrological regime. This may allow us to create general assumptions about how floodplain ecosystem can behave under changing climate. Those assumptions then, can be applicable globally for

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