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The priceless hypocrisy of Marcus Brigstocke

BEGIN transcript of the words of Marcus Brigstocke from the above (these aren’t my words — I wish they were!): Apparently, global warming is a liberal conspiracy. Erm, you know, because of all the stuff that we have to gain … Continue reading

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The third side

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Climate change in three acts

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It is vitally important not to make connections

Courtesy of Grist footage by Stephen W Thomson words by Bill McKibben From Eradicating Ecocide by Polly Higgins page 17: “An international conference [about pollution] was held in 1911 and American reformers joined their British counterparts. Information, reports and scientific … Continue reading

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Climate change: it’s the humans, stupid

Imagine you’re about to board a plane. 98 airline mechanics tell you that they are certain the plane will never make it. 2 airline mechanics tell you that they are not sure about the success of the flight. 1 auto … Continue reading

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Many tuppences make a pile of change

I have another couple of tuppences: I find it encouraging to see that there are so many initiatives working to deal with the serious issues facing our world. I find it disheartening to see this resulting in a great many … Continue reading

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“Arithmetic, population and energy” by Dr Albert A Bartlett

This is one of those videos I keep coming back to. Each time I watch it, I find that it’s easier to understand. Greg Craven (of manpollo.org and gregcraven.org) uploaded the playlist of all eight short videos comprising in total … Continue reading

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Communicating climatology is no doddle

The image below is one man’s attempt to inform and simultaneously demonstrate the nightmare faced by individuals wishing to inform themselves about the facts of climate change. I think he succeeded on both counts. See the original at David McCandless’ … Continue reading

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The danger of manmade global warming is a…

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It’s all a matter of ti-

ming. That’s what humour is, so I hear.   Sun Tzu said much the same of war.   The thing I find most interesting about the event that has been dubbed ‘climategate’ is not the details of the ‘hacked’ emails; it’s the timing … Continue reading

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