LearnStuff’s Infographic Explains How Climate Change is Destroying the Earth

February 25, 2013 by  
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With an increase in  abnormal weather , severe droughts and flooding , and numerous species nearing the brink of extinction , it’s hard to contest that climate change isn’t a problem touching every corner of the earth. But how much damage is global warming really reaping on our planet? This infographic created by LearnStuff illustrates the warming trend that has been occurring since the onset of the Industrial Revolution, its effects and how without efforts to change the way we live, we’re simply hurling our planet towards irreversible destruction. Hit the jump to see the complete infographic and to learn about some simple measures you can take to reduce your carbon footprint. Read the rest of LearnStuff’s Infographic Explains How Climate Change is Destroying the Earth Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Climate Change , climate change infographic , environmental destruction , global warming , global warming infographic , human activity global warming , human and global warming , infographic , the earth is gettign warmer

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"Scientific Facts Will Prevail" Over GOP Climate Denial: Dr. Rajendra Pachauri (Video)

October 20, 2011 by  
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Photo credit: Maassive via Flickr/CC BY With the GOP primary race in full swing, climate change has again taken center stage in the American political discourse — just not in a way that any serious climate scientist would have hoped. Despite the prominence of an increasingly robust body of evidence that human activity is warming the planet, Republican presidential contenders like Texas governor Rick Perry and Congresswoman Michele Bachmann are flat-out denying that such a body of evidence exists. So, I asked one of the world’s to… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Revenge of the Electric Car (Movie Review)

October 20, 2011 by  
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WestMidWest Productions /Promo image If You Liked ‘Who Killed the Electric Car?’, You’ll Love This… Revenge of the Electric Car, which will be released in certain markets tomorrow, is the second part of what could easily become a trilogy of films. Part one, Who Killed the Electric Car? , was a post-mortem, pointing fingers at those responsible for holding back promising technology. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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GOP Won’t Tolerate a Candidate Who Even Acknowledges Existence of Climate Change

May 18, 2011 by  
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Yesterday, Daniel wrote a brief profile on GOP presidential contender John Huntsman. The ex-ambassador to China recently mentioned in a recent TIME interview that *gasp* he sees no reason to disagree with the vast consensus of scientists who say that human activity is causing the planet to warm

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Human Activity May Have Boosted Palau Shellfish Size

September 6, 2010 by  
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photo: Wikimedia Commons A new study in the Journal of Archaeological Science shows there are exceptions to the conventional eco-wisdom that increased human activity always spells harm for animals: Researchers from North Carolina State University have discovered that the size of one mollusk, that’s been a food source for Pacific Islanders for thousands of years, has increased in size in conjunction with human population growth. ..

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Does Focusing on Biodiversity Diminish Nature?

August 31, 2010 by  
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photo: ((brian)) via flickr Unless you’ve just started following environmental issues you’re probably aware that biodiversity is declining so much that the planet is seeing species go extinct at a rate a thousand times historical rates of extinction–and that we’re collectively not do a very good job preventing human activity from accelerating that.

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Ask Pablo: What Impact Will The Volcano In Iceland Have On Climate Change?

April 19, 2010 by  
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Image Source: Plasmastik Dear Pablo: What impact will the volcano in Iceland have on climate change? The short answer is: none

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UK House of Commons Exonerates Phil Jones & Says Climate Science Solid – Blames University of East Anglia

March 31, 2010 by  
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An enquiry by the UK House of Commons into the conduct of the University of East Anglia and Professor Phil Jones has concluded by saying there is no evidence to challenge the “scientific consensus” that climate change is being caused by human activity and by clearing Jones of wrongdoing, placing the blame for misconduct squarely on the University itself.

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Plant Room: Clip-On Shed For Apartment Buildings

March 31, 2010 by  
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Those of us lucky enough to have yards can consider a garden shed as way of getting a little more space. But what about those in apartments and condominiums? They don’t have basements or spare rooms or space for a shed.

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