Tag: Climate Change

A Climate Denier in The White House Should Terrify Everyone

Now that we’ve all had some time to digest the election results, lets try and calm down and sort through this heap of burning garbage a bit.  On social media we are all hit with a smattering of pro-Trump celebrations

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Turning Smog Into Gem Stones With a Giant Air Purifier

A Dutch designer finds a way to suck smog out of the air and turn it into fine jewelry.

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When an Entire Political Party Rejects Science, Your Vote Really Does Matter

Every GOP candidate has been a climate denier. They would all like to undue any progress made in our fight against this global environmental emergency. In this election, more than any other….your vote really matters.

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Balloons to Float Above The Clouds to Capture Solar Energy

When the biggest challenge to efficient solar panels is cloud interference….just put the solar panels above the clouds. .

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Is Your State Filthy or Clean?

Our friends at Modernize did some hard digging and found out some really interesting statistics and metrics to gauge how each state is doing in regards to renewable energy production and pollution. They then put them into some really beautiful info-graphics to make it a bit more interesting. Where does your home state rank?

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The UK is Testing Roads that Charge Electric Cars as They Drive

The British government is testing new technology that would be buried under road ways to charge electric cars as they drive.

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You Most Likely Waste Way More Water Than You Think

The average person wastes a lot of water. Like, A LOT of water. Your water footprint doesn’t have to be so big…you can do better.

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The Surprising Environmental Impact of the Internet

You probably never thought about it, but the internet has a huge environmental impact. Check out the info graphic made by our friends over at custommade.com

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Filling Reservoirs With Black Balls to Save Millions of Gallons of Water

In an effort to protect California’s drinking water during this historic drought, millions of black balls are being dumped into reservoirs to slow evaporation. It might look crazy…but it’s working.

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Dear Future Generations: “SORRY”

VIDEO: Artist and environmentalist Price Ea fronts a beautifully written and performed video to inspire real action against deforestation and climate change.

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Using Drones to Plant 1 Billion Trees Per Year

A former NASA engineer heads the start-up BioCarbon Engineering which has the ambition of using drones to plant 1 billion trees per year to combat deforestation and climate change.

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Video: Using Waves to Generate Zero Emission Power While Desalinating Sea Water

Renewable energy is now being produced using the endless motion of ocean waves in Australia. Oh, and also…they are using the same technology to turn sea water into potable drinking water.

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Does the Coal Industry Need to Die for us to Live?

Coal is filthy and contributing to climate change. It is time to transition to renewable energy.

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Some Quick Tips to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Our friends at partselect.com sent us a beautifully designed info-graphic with some quick and easy tips to reduce your carbon footprint

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Videos: Vice Covers The Urgency of Climate Change and the Insanity of Climate Denial

HBO’s award winning documentary show VICE heads to Antarctica to view first-hand the effects our warming planet is having on glaciers, and then they fly to Bangladesh to view the destruction rising sea levels are causing.

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The Terrifying Consequences of Fracking

Air pollution, water pollution, cancer, nervous system diseases, flammable tap water, earthquakes….these are just a few consequences of fracking.

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Bill Nye: Yes, It’s Cold Outside. Global Warming is Still Real.

Bill Nye just wants you to talk about climate change. That’s it. Just mention it. Just bring it up.

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Bill Maher Guest Doesn’t Seem to Grasp the Science of Climate Change

Bill Maher talks climate change with a climate denier, gets nowhere.

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Nature is Awesome!

A few short videos of dramatic nature scenes set to music. Just enough to remind you how beautiful nature is, and how worthy it is of our protection.

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Bill Nye Urges The U.S. To Take the Lead on Climate Change

Bill Nye the Science Guy talks climate change, and how dragging our feet on the issue will lead to our destruction

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Obama Rightfully Bashes Keystone on ‘The Colbert Report’

Obama discusses Keystone XL on the Colbert Report. Obama has a history of valuing scientific evidence over money, so it looks like he will try and stop Keystone. Republican members of congress have a history of valuing money over literally everything else, so they will be pushing for Keystone XL’s approval.

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Cut The Carbon Footprint of Your Office

Our friends at cafequill.com provided a beautiful info-graphic on how to cut the carbon footprint of your office.

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Bill Maher Talks Climate Change and the Importance of Elections

Bill Maher and his panel dig into how important elections are when we have important issues like climate change on the table. As usual, he gets pretty ticked off.

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Climate Change: Simplified for the GOP

Climate change deniers are gaining control of the political landscape, and we will soon have an anti-science Senate. How can they deny facts from the experts while valuing opinions of people that admit they don’t have a clue what they are talking about? Has everyone gone fucking insane?

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Algae Farm Suspended Above Highway Eats Pollution

A design firm uses nature to clean up air pollution by suspending an algae farm above a highway in Geneva, Switzerland.

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Climate Denier To Head Senate Environmental Committee

Anti-science, climate denier James Inhofe will run the Senate Environmental Committee. Why doesn’t he believe all the evidence behind climate change? The Bible tells him otherwise.

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Jon Stewart Addresses America’s “Koch Problem”

Watch a clip from The Daily Show with Jon Stewart, as he rips apart and remakes an ad by the evil Koch Brothers of Koch Industries.

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Capitalism Vs The Climate

Award winning author Naomi Klein challenges capitalism in her new book “This Changes Everything”. Is our current economic system at fault for climate change? Can we turn this around?

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Morgan Freeman On Climate Change

This very short Climate Change film is narrated by Morgan Freeman. I wish everything was narrated by Morgan Freeman.

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Koch Funded Group Proposes Rewriting Textbooks to Deny Man-Made Climate Change

Oh Texas….*sigh… If this wasn’t a real headline, it would be comical.  Why does Texas insist on always taking steps backwards when everyone else is trying to move forward?  What I’m referring to is the recent proposal in Texas to

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