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Fossil fuels must go by 2100 - IPCC

Fossil fuels must go by 2100 - IPCC | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
The unrestricted use of fossil fuels must end soon if the world is to avoid dangerous climate change, according to scientists on a UN-backed panel.
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Is there any point to KeepCups?

Is there any point to KeepCups? | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
Since 2009, we have bought 3.5 million KeepCups, but do the reusable cups actually meet their objective?
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Together with the comments, this is a mini-debate about recycling cups versus using the disposable kind.

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Emissions drive oceans 'acid trip'

Emissions drive oceans 'acid trip' | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
Human emissions of carbon dioxide are increasing the levels of acidity in the oceans at rates not seen for millions of years, scientists say.
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Man seeks NZ 'climate change asylum'

Man seeks NZ 'climate change asylum' | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
A man is attempting to claim asylum in New Zealand on the grounds that climate change is threatening his homeland of Kiribati.
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Your planet needs you: 10 ways to help

Your planet needs you: 10 ways to help | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
Every bit counts, so tweak a few bad habits and try to live more sustainably.
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Norway abandons carbon capture plans

Norway abandons carbon capture plans | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
The outgoing government in Norway buries much-vaunted plans to capture carbon dioxide and store it underground amid mounting costs and delays.
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Majuro declaration on climate change will determine every child's future

Majuro declaration on climate change will determine every child's future | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
Kelly Rigg: By accepting a collective responsibility to act urgently, this appeal recognises the complete inadequacy of current efforts
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the Landfill Harmonic Orchestra - YouTube

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Inspiring little movie on recycling.

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Arctic methane 'economic time bomb'

Arctic methane 'economic time bomb' | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
Scientists are warning that rising emissions of methane in the Arctic waters could cost the world trillions of dollars.
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What If Antarctica Had No Ice? - Edudemic

What If Antarctica Had No Ice? - Edudemic | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
What if Antarctica had no ice thanks to global warming or some other event? This new visualization is great for any STEM courses you're hoping to try out soon!
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Getting the right hat for chilly Calcutta

Getting the right hat for chilly Calcutta | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
Dressing for the unaccustomed cold has been causing a few problems in Calcutta, where the weather is a major talking point.
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Antarctic warming concern rises

Antarctic warming concern rises | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
A new analysis of temperature records indicates that the Western Antarctic Ice Sheet is warming far more rapidly than previously thought.
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Doha climate change deal clears way for 'damage aid' to poor nations

Doha climate change deal clears way for 'damage aid' to poor nations | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
EU, Australia and Norway also sign up to new carbon-cutting targets as fortnight-long conference in Qatar closes...
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Science chief warns on acid oceans

Science chief warns on acid oceans | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
The UK's chief scientist says the oceans face a serious and growing risk from man-made carbon emissions.
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Juan Enriquez: Your online life, permanent as a tattoo

What if Andy Warhol had it wrong, and instead of being famous for 15 minutes, we're only anonymous for that long? In this short talk, Juan Enriquez looks at ...
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Two-thirds of Tesco salad 'wasted'

Two-thirds of Tesco salad 'wasted' | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
Tesco says it will end multi-buys on large bags of salad after finding that two-thirds of produce grown for them is wasted.
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UN '95% sure' humans cause warming

UN '95% sure' humans cause warming | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
Scientists are 95% certain that humans are the "dominant cause" of global warming since the 1950s, a landmark report says.
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Hong Kong takes shark fin off menu

Hong Kong takes shark fin off menu | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
Hong Kong's government announces it will stop serving shark fin and bluefin tuna at official functions, in a move lauded by conservation groups.
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Going Green Song by Have Fun Teaching

Science Songs: http://havefunteaching.com/songs/science-songs/ The Going Green Song Download is a Science song that teaches different ways to Reduce, Reuse a...
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6 Simple Ways To Have A Green Classroom - Edudemic

6 Simple Ways To Have A Green Classroom - Edudemic | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
There are a lot of simple ways to get a green classroom. These tips are going to make you feel a lot better about your classroom's impact on Earth.
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Climate extremes are 'unprecedented'

Climate extremes are 'unprecedented' | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
The Earth experienced unprecedented recorded climate extremes during the decade 2001-2010, according to the World Meteorological Organisation.
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Medellin is 'most innovative city'

Medellin is 'most innovative city' | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
The Colombian city of Medellin is voted as the world's most innovative for its modern transport system, environmental policies and cultural offerings.
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The perils of Beijing's great smog

The perils of Beijing's great smog | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
Beijing's air pollution has soared to hazardous levels, but cleaning up the problem is not straightforward and is dependant on prioritising quality of life over economic growth, says Martin Patience.
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Coal could catch oil in 10 years

Coal could catch oil in 10 years | Sustainable Development Education | Scoop.it
The International Energy Agency says coal will catch oil as the world's leading energy source by 2022.
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