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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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“Disruption” Movie Demands Climate Action

View the trailer for the movie Disruption, which premieres on September 7th, 2014. This movie is a call to action for the masses that want real political involvement and intervention on climate change.

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Bill Maher on Climate Change Denial

Bill Maher grows increasingly frustrated with the culture of climate change denial in the Republican party, and he expresses his thoughts on this in a hilarious rant.

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Climate Change For Dummies – Bill Nye

A short video (narrated by Bill Nye the Science Guy) breaks down climate change in a way that idiots can understand it. Even the really really big idiots. Seriously, it’s not that hard people.

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Company Is Capturing Carbon Right Out Of The Atmosphere

With Global Thermostat (GT), the possibility of carbon negative emissions is not only real and achievable, but scalable through their proprietary carbon capture processes. Their goal is to turn CO2 into cash while reducing global greenhouse gasses.

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$25M May Be Awarded To A New Green Tech Start-up

Driven by a $25M reward from billionaire Richard Branson, start-up company Biochar has found a way to make soil retain water and nutrients by using their specially crafted blend of charcoal

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Toledo’s Toxic Water Situation Wasn’t A Natural Disaster, And Didn’t Happen Overnight

What the hell happened to Lake Erie to make it look like a giant pool of green sludge? Oh no big deal, just the accumulation of toxic agricultural runoff that has gone unchecked for the last decade. Drink up Toledo residents!

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John Oliver Tries To Get Through To Climate Change Deniers

John Oliver uses math, science, and special guest Bill Nye to try to get through to climate change deniers. He makes it pretty clear that there really is no longer a “debate”, when the scientific community has a consensus based on an overwhelming amount of evidence. The debate shouldn’t be about if climate change exists, but what we should do about it.

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Student Creates Synthetic Leaf That Uses Real Photosynthesis To Produces Fresh Oxygen

Julian Melchiorri, a graduate student at the Royal College of Art designs the world’s first synthetic photosynthesizing material. The “Silk Leaf Project” uses silk fibers in combination with chloroplasts from plant cells to create a material that absorbs CO2 and produces fresh oxygen.

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