Posts Tagged ‘ global warming ’

Solutions | Drawdown

Ranked Top Ten

1. Refrigerant Management (89.74)
2. Wind Turbines, Onshore (84.60)
3. Reduced Food Waste (70.53)
4. Plant-Rich Diet (66.11)
5. Tropical Forests (61.23)
6. Educating Girls (59.60)
7. Family Planning (59.60)
8. Solar Farms (36.90)
9. Silvopasture (31.19)
10. Rooftop Solar (24.60)

 

Drawdown maps, measures, models, and describes the 100 most substantive solutions to global warming. For each solution, we describe its history, the carbon impact it provides, the relative cost and savings, the path to adoption, and how it works.

Source: Solutions | Drawdown

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An Inconvenient Sequel

In 2006, Davis Guggenheim directed An Inconvenient Truth, a documentary film about Al Gore’s fight to educate the world about climate change. It made nearly $50 million at the box office, won the Oscar for Best Documentary . . .

Source: An Inconvenient Sequel

California Governor Orders New Target for Emissions Cuts – NYTimes.com

Gov. Jerry Brown at a news conference with California mayors on Tuesday. On Wednesday, he issued an executive order aimed at curbing greenhouse gas emissions. Credit

Max Whittaker/European Pressphoto Agency

California Governor Orders New Target for Emissions Cuts – NYTimes.com.

Global Warming May Boost Dead Zones in Oceans – Scientific American

The findings raise concerns about whether warming conditions will make certain parts of the ocean uninhabitable for a wide range of marine life that needs oxygen to survive. Credit: Travis Wise/Flickr

Global Warming May Boost Dead Zones in Oceans – Scientific American.

The Art of Survival? by Jacqueline Rose – on the art work of Thérèse Oulton

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Thérèse Oulton 3323m 2012 Oil on canvas 60.5 x 90 cm.

The Art of Survival? is Jacqueline Rose’s catalogue essay for Elsewhere, Marlborough Fine Art, London 2014 — on the art work of  Thérèse Oulton.

Tangents of Coexistence | FOP

Tangents of Coexistence | FOP.

A Longhouse Birdhouse: THE GREAT BEAR ~

This 16-year-old male polar bear died of starvation resulting from the lack of ice on which to hunt seals. 

Photograph: Ashley Cooper/Global Warming Images

A Longhouse Birdhouse: THE GREAT BEAR ~.

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