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    January 27, 2012 | 11:08 AM

    Preparing the Gowanus Canal for Climate Change

    This is the second of two blog posts about the impacts of climate change on a neighborhood in Brooklyn, New York. Members of the Gowanus Canal Conservancy are taking a look at how sea level rise could impact a local canal.
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    January 27, 2012 | 8:31 AM

    A victory for The Lorax

    I was deeply inspired by Mr. Wells' fourth grade class. They changed the moment for The Lorax by making sure the film wasn't just about movie tickets and extra-large sodas, but acknowledging the full truth about the climate crisis and providing a platform to take action.
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    January 26, 2012 | 3:24 PM

    Clean energy: The sky’s the limit

    What's the most exciting part of clean energy? To me, it's the technology. How cool is it that someday, when we flip the switch in our houses, our electricity could come from solar panels in space?
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    January 26, 2012 | 1:33 PM

    How does climate change impact the place where you live?

    When a glacier melts in Antarctica, oceans rise from the coasts of Florida to Bangladesh. As Arctic sea ice disappears, human communities break apart. When snow and ice diminish in the Sierra Nevada mountains, Californians lose a critical source of drinking water.
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    January 26, 2012 | 12:11 AM

    Who's winning the clean energy race?

    Where does your country stand in terms of overall renewable energy capacity or investment? Find out, and then urge your leaders to surge forward in the clean energy race.
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    January 25, 2012 | 7:05 AM

    Living on Thin Ice

    By: Al Gore

    Last September, millions of you joined us for 24 Hours of Reality, when we connected the dots between the extreme weather events happening all over the world and the reality of the climate crisis...

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    January 25, 2012 | 7:00 AM

    Climate Change on a Brooklyn Canal

    On a beautiful 50-degree day in early January, Dr. Klaus Jacob, a professor at Columbia University, and Paul Reale, a Presenter from The Climate Reality Project, joined me in leading community members on an expedition to the Gowanus Canal in Brooklyn, New York.

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    January 24, 2012 | 10:00 PM


    Ecuador — In mountainous areas, water flows from melting glaciers into rivers, lakes and reservoirs, where it is used for drinking, irrigation, and even hydropower.

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    January 24, 2012 | 10:00 PM


    Bangladesh — Sea levels are rising... due to both the warming of ocean waters and the melting of ice on land. Massive ice sheets in Greenland and Antarctica store enormous volumes of water in the form of ice — and in the last two decades, an increasing amount of meltwater from the ice sheets has flowed into the sea...

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    January 24, 2012 | 10:00 PM


    Switzerland — It might not come as a surprise that the retreat of glaciers in the Alps has hurt the region’s famous ski industry. But did you know that glacial melt is also increasing the risk of certain mountain hazards?

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