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"Planet Ocean" A Very Important film by Yann Arthus-Bertrand


                       EXCEPTIONAL DOCUMENTARY (1:29:00)

                    "PLANET OCEAN" - WHO OWNS THE OCEANS?

                     How The Health of The Oceans Are The Pivot

                         For all of Earth's Healthy Eco Systems

In Just Over 400 years We have Disrupted 4 Billions Years Of Interdependent Ecosystems. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eH1s9GCqPKo


This award-winning documentary, directed by Yann Arthus-Bertrand - the noted environmentalist, journalist, and photographer, pivots around the relationship between the Earth's oceans and the entire planet's ecosystem...This incredible film shows How the Extinction of One Species Creates A Chain Reaction, Changing the Chemistry and biodiversity in the Seas creating Global Warming, Climate Change and Ocean Acidification. How Industrial Civilization Is Destroying The World Around It.  The Impacts and  Consequences.

   

                     FABULOUS IMAGERY AND PHOTOGRAPHY

An elegantly filmed documentary, Planet Ocean takes us on a beautiful adventure into the strangest domains of our planet - the oceans. Directed by Yann Arthus-Bertrand - the noted environmentalist, journalist, and photographer, whose previous environmental documentary work includes the Home Project - this award-winning documentary pivots around the relationship between the Earth's oceans and the entire planet's ecosystem... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eH1s9GCqPKo


PLANET OCEAN: 1 FILM - 1 APP: DOWNLOAD the FREE app Planet Ocean: - on iOS: http://bit.ly/PlanetOceanAppIOS - on Android: http://bit.ly/PlanetOceanA...


HGN October 16, 2013
CLIMATE CHANGE TO UNDERMINE EVERY CORNER OF GLOBAL OCEANS BY 2100 http://www.hngn.com/articles/15007/20131016/climate-change-undermine-corner-global-oceans-2100.htm?utm_source=zergnet.com&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=zergnet_102949



                                           ANOTHER GREAT WATCH

                                  Directed by Yann Arthus-Bertrand

                                                        "HOME"

                                        An Exquisite Story of Our World

 http://thenaturaleye.wordpress.com/2011/03/26/home-an-exquisite-story-of-our-world/


EarthBlog, Augut 04, 2014
- ▶ NEW SCIENCE SUGGESTS MORE LAND-BASED ECOSYSTEMS LOST THAN BIOSPHERE CAN BEAR http://www.ecointernet.org/2014/08/04/biosphere_collapse/



                       THE LOSS OF OCEAN SPECIES IS STAGGERING

                                             http://sco.lt/599jsH



                                             DEEP END - NEWSWEEK

THE DISASTER WE'VE WROUGHT ON THE WORLD'S OCEANS MAY BE IRREVOCABLE http://sco.lt/5pUYyX


                                                DEEP SEA MINING 

RUSH' MOVES CLOSER, DEVASTATING OCEAN SEABEDS, DESTROYING UNKNOWN ECOSYSTEMS http://sco.lt/5tF4s5


                                             BOTTOM TRAWLING

                  SCRAPING THE BOTTOM OF THE OCEAN CLEAN:

       AN INSATIABLE DRIVE FOR PROFITS, DESTRUCTION OF OCEANS

                                             http://sco.lt/7QNLQ9



▶   GREENLAND'S MELTING: CREATING A DIFFERENT CLIMATE THAN EARTH HAS EVER SEEN http://sco.lt/8bjv73


-▶  OCEAN ACIDIFYING: RAPIDLY RISING C02 IN ATMOSPHERE CAUSING POTENTIAL CATASTROPHE  http://sco.lt/8WLvHd



                      THE SIXTH MASS EXTINCTION IS UPON US

                                        http://sco.lt/4ywB3h

 

 

                          AN URGENT MEMO TO THE WORLD

                                       The Natural Eye Project

http://thenaturaleye.wordpress.com/2012/07/12/an-urgent-memo-to-the-world/


                @pdjmoo CURATING THE FOLLOWING SCOOPIT's

 

▶  CLIMATE CHANGE http://www.scoop.it/t/changingplanet

▶  BIODIVERSITY http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life

▶  OUR OCEANS http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us

▶   OUR FOOD http://www.scoop.it/t/agriculture-gmos-pesticides



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Monica S Mcfeeters's insight:

Very powerful story. It is a science story not a biblical one.

pdjmoo's curator insight, January 18, 2015 1:19 AM

YOU ARE INVITED TO FOLLOW MY NEWS AGGREGATES:

 

▶  CLIMATE CHANGE WILL IMPACT US ALL http://www.scoop.it/t/changingplanet

▶  CORPORATE SUSTAINABILITY AND SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY http://www.scoop.it/t/environmental-and-human-health

▶  BIODIVERSITY IS LIFE  http://www.scoop.it/t/biodiversity-is-life

▶  OUR OCEANS NEED US  http://www.scoop.it/t/our-oceans-need-us

▶  OUR FOOD, OUR HEALTH http://www.scoop.it/t/agriculture-gmos-pesticides

Victoria Gab Sales's curator insight, October 11, 2016 4:36 AM

We should better protect such wonders!

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Marine Life Defenders: UN Talks 'Last Chance' for Global Ocean Treaty

Marine Life Defenders: UN Talks 'Last Chance' for Global Ocean Treaty | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Conservationists across the globe warned world leaders that UN talks may be the "last chance" for a necessarily ambitious oceans treaty.
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Sunrise Movement: Weve made climate change a top priority of the Democratic Party

The Inflation Reduction Act is a forced compromise between corporate oil lobbyists and young people who are fighting for a livable future.It is both a historic investment in climate action that would have been unimaginable just a few years ago, and contains massive handouts to fossil fuel millionaires...
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Emerald Green Hummingbird Deemed 'Lost to Science' Reemerges in Colombia

Emerald Green Hummingbird Deemed 'Lost to Science' Reemerges in Colombia | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
In the mountains of Colombia, a bird-watcher found a critically endangered green hummingbird last spotted in 2010.
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Indigenous-Led Solutions Essential to Reversing Plastic Pollution, Researchers Say

Indigenous-Led Solutions Essential to Reversing Plastic Pollution, Researchers Say | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Researchers say prioritizing the needs of Indigenous people, rather than corporations, is essential to turning the tide of plastic pollution.
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Flying Insect Numbers Down Almost 60% in UK Car Windscreen Test

Flying Insect Numbers Down Almost 60% in UK Car Windscreen Test | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
The number of flying insects landing on British cars fell by almost 60 percent in just 17 years, according to conservation groups who tested the oft-observed “windscreen phenomenon."...
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Climate change triggering global collapse in insect numbers: stressed farmland shows 63% decline

Insects are critical to the future of our planet. They help to keep pest species under control and break down dead material to release nutrients into the soil. Flying insects are also key pollinators of many major food crops, including fruits, spices and – importantly for chocolate lovers – cocoa.
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4 Major Environmental Treaties the U.S. Never Ratified — But Should – ONE Only Natural Energy

4 Major Environmental Treaties the U.S. Never Ratified — But Should – ONE Only Natural Energy | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
“Originally the U.S. government was on board with the treaty when it was being finalized in the late 1970s, but when President Reagan came into office he called for a review of the negotiations, fired the State Department’s head of negotiations and appointed his own people who created a new list of demands,” says Kristina Gjerde, an adjunct professor at the Middlebury Institute of International Studies and a senior high seas advisor to the International Union for the Conservation of Nature’s Global Marine and Polar Program.
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Legal Self-Defense Does Not Make Kyle Rittenhouse a Hero

Legal Self-Defense Does Not Make Kyle Rittenhouse a Hero | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
If a jury acquits him, it will not be a miscarriage of justice—but an acquittal does not make a foolish man a hero.
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Food Insecurity in Missouri: Rural & Urban Food Deserts - MOST Policy Initiative

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) defines food deserts as areas where access to affordable and nutritious food is limited. Household income and distance from grocery stores typically influence whether an area is designated as a food desert, along with other considerations, including access to personal/public transportation. Living in food deserts impacts food security, food affordability, federal nutrition program participation, health outcomes, economic and social attainments, real estate prices and more.
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The Date Trees Grown From 2,000-Year-Old Seeds

The Date Trees Grown From 2,000-Year-Old Seeds | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Six date seeds as old as the Dead Sea Scrolls are now flourishing as trees on a kibbutz.
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Madagascar nears a first: Famine caused by climate rather than war - CSMonitor.com

Madagascar nears a first: Famine caused by climate rather than war - CSMonitor.com | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Madagascar is on the brink of famine after four years of climate-related droughts, whereas most famines are triggered by conflicts....
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House Dems unveil bill to stop Wall Street from destroying the planet with fossil fuels

Progressives on Wednesday applauded Democratic Reps. Mondaire Jones, Ayanna Pressley, and Rashida Tlaib for unveiling a bill that would prevent Wall Street from continuing to bankroll fossil fuels, the primary driver of the climate emergency.
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Los Angeles County supervisors vote to end oil, gas drilling

Los Angeles County supervisors vote to end oil, gas drilling | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Los Angeles County’s board of supervisors on Wednesday voted 5-0 to end new oil and gas drilling and phase out existing drilling infrastructure, potentially closing nearl...
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Earthjustice celebrates climate provisions of Inflation Reduction Act, but vows to fight harmful fossil fuels provisions

Yesterday, President Joe Biden signed the Inflation Reduction Act. After the signing ceremony, Earthjustice President Abigail Dillen issued the following statement: “President Biden just signed into law the largest investment in climate solutions in U.S.
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Next U.S. Energy Boom Could Be Wind Power in the Gulf of Mexico

Next U.S. Energy Boom Could Be Wind Power in the Gulf of Mexico | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
By Michael E. Webber and Hugh Daigle With passage of the Inflation Reduction Act, which contains $370 billion for climate and energy programs, policy experts are forecasting a big expansion in clean electricity generation.
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Hot inside and out: How to keep people cool without warming the planet - CSMonitor.com

Hot inside and out: How to keep people cool without warming the planet - CSMonitor.com | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
As the climate warms, more people are seeking air conditioning to stay cool. But air conditioning itself can exacerbate global warming. Is there a way to balance these competing needs?
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The Environmental Laws Hindering Clean Energy

The Environmental Laws Hindering Clean Energy | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Plus: Why locals object to visiting cruise ships...
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Helping the environment with native plants –

Helping the environment with native plants – | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
While the Native Plant Society of New Jersey (NPSNJ) has been around since the mid 1980s, the Hudson County Chapter of the organization was recently founded last summer by Co-Leaders Kim Correro, Lorraine Freeney and Dawn Giambalvo.
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Vandana Shiva on the Taking Down of Bill Gates' Empires

Vandana Shiva on the Taking Down of Bill Gates' Empires | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
In this interview, Vandana Shiva, Ph.D., discusses the importance and benefits of regenerative agriculture and a future Regeneration International project that we'll be collaborating on.
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The infrastructure bill has billions to replace lead pipes in water systems. Newark shows the rest of the US how it can be done.

Faced with a lead crisis that drew comparisons to Flint, Michigan’s, some people have called Newark, New Jersey’s response a “national model.” Still, eliminating lead from drinking water nationwide will not be an easy task.
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Tax Credit for Grocery Stores in Food Deserts - MOST Policy Initiative

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) defines food deserts as areas where access to affordable and nutritious food is limited. Household income and distance from grocery stores typically influence whether an area is designated as a food desert, along with other considerations, including access to personal/public transportation. Living in food deserts impacts food security, food affordability, federal nutrition program participation, health outcomes, economic and social attainments, real estate prices and more.
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The Date Trees Grown From 2,000-Year-Old Seeds

The Date Trees Grown From 2,000-Year-Old Seeds | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Six date seeds as old as the Dead Sea Scrolls are now flourishing as trees on a kibbutz.
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Black Working-Class Women Are Gifts to Fashion

Black Working-Class Women Are Gifts to Fashion | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
I’m a fashion designer. My muses are working-class Black women, like my mom and grandma.
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America’s New Anti-China Alliance

America’s New Anti-China Alliance | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
The United States has allied with Britain and Australia to form a new anti-China grouping.
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Gas fermentation turns carbon into 'upcycled' perfume and clothes - CSMonitor.com

Gas fermentation turns carbon into 'upcycled' perfume and clothes - CSMonitor.com | GMOs & FOOD, WATER & SOIL MATTERS | Scoop.it
Through a process called “gas fermentation,” recycled carbon is being used to make everyday household products. The captured carbon replaces pollutant-heavy fossil fuels, creating “green chemicals,” which are turned into plastics, fabrics, and more.
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