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Human-Caused Climate Change Should Be A Wake-up Call to Us All.  One Planet, One Environment, One Humanity
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Flow of carbon through plants to underground ecosystems may be crucial to how environment responds to climate change.

Flow of carbon through plants to underground ecosystems may be crucial to how environment responds to climate change. | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it
The Root of the Problem | (Flow of carbon through plants to underground ecosystems may be crucial to how environment responds to climate change.)...
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China to levy carbon tax before 2015 | Reuters

BEIJING, Jan 5 (Reuters) - China's biggest energy-consuming companies are likely to face a direct tax on carbon dioxide emissions by 2015, the Xinhua-backed Economic Information Daily reported on Thursday,...
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More extreme weather on Australia's radar brought on by a rising global temperatures

More extreme weather on Australia's radar brought on by a rising global temperatures | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it
THE nation's largest insurers have warned Australians to brace for more catastrophic weather brought on by a rising global temperatures.
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All Eyes on German Renewable Energy Efforts for a future powered entirely by renewable energy

All Eyes on German Renewable Energy Efforts for a future powered entirely by renewable energy | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it
FELDHEIM, Germany--This tiny village in a wind-swept corner of eastern Germany seems an unlikely place for a revolution.
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FOSSIL FUELS CLIMATE CHANGE: And Now, the Oil Industry Caucus Cartel

The president of the American Petroleum Institute said the United States would achieve diesel and gasoline independence if the government stopped interfering with industry goals.
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THE BATTLE OF DAVID AND GOLIATH: Oil giants back Gateway pipe

THE BATTLE OF DAVID AND GOLIATH: Oil giants back Gateway pipe | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it

Five oil sands companies have revealed themselves as supporters of the controversial Northern Gateway pipeline, lending their names to a massive infrastructure proposal that has stirred intense opposition in Western Canada.

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Why Isn’t There a More Massive, Activist Climate Movement?

Why Isn’t There a More Massive, Activist Climate Movement? | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it

there is a disconnect between the urgency of this civilizational crisis and the response to it on the part of the broad progressive citizenry, those tens of millions of people who believe generally in human rights and fact-based decision-making.

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Durban « Voices from Eurasia - Economic growth driven by fossilfuels is not development

Durban « Voices from Eurasia - Economic growth driven by fossilfuels is not development | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it
@jenswandel: 'Economic growth driven by #fossilfuels is not development .' http://t.co/b677mHrx #rioplus20...
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What are fossil fuels?

What are fossil fuels? | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it
What are fossil fuels?  They are carbon-based materials that are derived from formerly biological matter that has been compacted and  ch..., Allan Taylor (What are #FossilFuels ? Will they last for ever?
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Climate change diplomacy: Challenges and opportunities

Climate change diplomacy: Challenges and opportunities | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it
Climate change diplomacy: Challenges and opportunitiesDaily Star OnlineClimate change is growing in importance as a significant new arena of global diplomacy at the very highest levels.
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Insurance payouts - climate change is already impacting human suffering and the world's economies - Science News

Insurance payouts - climate change is already impacting human suffering and the world's economies - Science News | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it
Insurance payouts point to climate changeScience NewsThat trend, Rauch said, provides strong evidence that climate change is already impacting human suffering and the world's economies.
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Ex-UN climate chief says business should get ready for low-carbon world

Ex-UN climate chief says business should get ready for low-carbon world | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it
A new legally binding climate agreement hammered out last month in Durban is a signal to businesses to get ready to operate in a low-carbon economy...
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Fuel Fix » International players jump at U.S. shale: Corps bet Big Bucks

Fuel Fix » International players jump at U.S. shale: Corps bet Big Bucks | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it
International players jump at U.S.shale (RT @SimonesNews: Foreign #energy corps bet big bucks on the resurgence of U.S.)...
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This Nice 1-Minute Video Explains the Difference Between Climate & Weather

This Nice 1-Minute Video Explains the Difference Between Climate & Weather | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it
This simple little video offers up a memorable analogy for the difference between climate and weather.
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Belgium fears for its fragile coastline from storms and rising sea levels

Belgium fears for its fragile coastline from storms and rising sea levels | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it
Storms and rising sea levels could wreak havoc as defences that protect beaches and dykes are overwhelmed...
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Study: Climate change could lead to massive and unprecedented extinctions

Study: Climate change could lead to massive and unprecedented extinctions | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it
#climatechange Study: Climate change could lead to massive and unprecedented extinctions - The State Column http://t.co/yeJlI7Yx...
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Natural Disasters, Earthquakes Prompt Record Insurance Claims In 2011

Natural disasters, led by catastrophic earthquakes in Japan and New Zealand, cost a record $380 billion in 2011, more than double the figure for 2010 and triple the average for the past decade, insurance experts reported on Wednesday.
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The communities taking renewable energy into their own hands

The communities taking renewable energy into their own hands | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it
Ecologist: Despite the economy, people are investing in solar, wind and hydro power for their local communities...
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'Dramatic' loss of harp seals amid warming: study

'Dramatic' loss of harp seals amid warming: study | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it

Harp seal pups off the coast of eastern Canada are dying at alarming rates due to a loss of winter ice cover

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Koch Industries Has Now Spent $55 Million Funding Climate Denial

Koch Industries Has Now Spent $55 Million Funding Climate Denial | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it
Koch Industries rose out of the shadows last year to take on the mantle of corporate villain numero uno.
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Fossil fuels receive 250 different kinds of subsidies

Fossil fuels receive 250 different kinds of subsidies | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it
Even though renewables get federal subsidies for research and development, they’re still at a disadvantage when competing with fossil fuels, because fossil fuels receive even more subsidies.
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Is the End of Fossil-Fueled Economic Growth Upon Us?

Is the End of Fossil-Fueled Economic Growth Upon Us? | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it
You've probably heard this case made before, and it's a solid one: That cheap fossil fuels are the main driver of economic expansion, and have been ever since the industrial revolution.
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Top climate change stories of 2011

Top climate change stories of 2011 | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it
Washington Post (blog)Top climate change stories of 2011Washington Post (blog)(CHRISTOPHE ARCHAMBAULT - AFP/GETTY IMAGES) Scientists made tangible progress in the emerging area of extreme event attribution, which aims to answer whether extreme...
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Thanks to climate change, maple syrup faces a sticky future [VIDEO]

Thanks to climate change, maple syrup faces a sticky future [VIDEO] | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it
This farmer and amateur scientist has taken on the plight of the sugar maple, a valuable species that is changing rapidly and in danger of disappearance within the next century.
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This is What the U.S. Would Look Like Without Environmental Protections (PHOTOS)

This is What the U.S. Would Look Like Without Environmental Protections (PHOTOS) | CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL | Scoop.it
An amazing 70s era photojournalism project called Documerica captured a polluted nation before environmental protections. It has published its archives online, and the photos are breathtaking.
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