Towards a carbon rebalancing act

August 9, 2016 by  
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If the world is to prevent global temperatures from rising another 2 degrees Celsius, we will need to remove some carbon from the air. Here are some promising innovative attempts to do so.

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Capturing carbon from the air to help solve the climate crisis

April 1, 2012 by  
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Author, blogger and GreenBiz Senior Writer Marc Gunther talks about how this form of geoengineering could be a game-changer in efforts to prevent widespread climate disaster — the subject of his e-book "Suck It Up."  

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Warming World May Release Stored Carbon From Tropical Forest Soils

August 16, 2011 by  
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photo: Dr Emma Sayer Both calculating how many carbon emissions are stored in forests and how this changes over time is a complicated business, but we certainly know that they are massive stores of carbon and deforestation is one of the major causes of climate change . Some new research raises some important questions about how climate change may enhance tree growth in tropical forests and what th… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Meet the Double Impact Leaders!

August 16, 2011 by  
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Since Double Impact is all about making smart, green choices to help support important charities, we want to recognize the users that are making the biggest contributions. We asked the top 5 Double Impact users for July to share why they care about the planet and how they are using Double Impact to make their lives a little greener. Here’s what they had to say…… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Where To Get A Green Job? (Infographic)

August 16, 2011 by  
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image: 1BOG Wondering where the green jobs are, how much the green economy has grown compared to the rest of the economy and who’s actually getting green jobs? Then 1BOG (the innovative residential solar power company) has a great infographic for you. Obviously the image above is just a tiny excerpt. The full graphic is embedded below:… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Scrubbing CO2 From Atmosphere Could Be A Centuries-Long Commitment

July 2, 2010 by  
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photo: Sarah McD via flickr Regardless of what methods are used, from hard geoengineering artificial CO2 scrubbers to softer methods like reforestation projects , actively removing carbon from the atmosphere will likely require a decades or centuries-long commitment if it is to really reverse global wa… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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The Fascinating History of the Strida Bike

July 2, 2010 by  
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The Strida bicycle is a TreeHugger fixture, the usual ride for TreeHugger founder Graham Hill and me, and the subject of many posts.

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Yes, the Climate Change ‘Hockey Stick’ Still Stands

July 2, 2010 by  
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This Graph is Right On Michael Mann was one of the scientists at the center of the so-called ‘Climate Gate’ controversy, and as the author of the famous ‘hockey stick’ graph (the one above, displaying clearly that the temperatures we’re currently experiencing are anomalous, and hotter than the last 2,000 years) is a favorite target of climate denier attacks.

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Bee Hives: Nature’s Architectural Wonder (Slideshow)

July 2, 2010 by  
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Photo via catherineames.com While finding a bees nest isn’t always something to celebrate, looking past the stingers to focus on the architecture can help you see them in a whole new way. Throughout history, architects and designers have looked to hives for inspiration — take this tower and this bookcase — and it’s easy to see why. From the delicate combs of a paper wa…

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