Tag Archives: Bill McKibben

Bill McKibben: Do the math on climate change

And the math says it is real and is happening right now. The Oregonian paper offers this.

Sea ice in Arctic measured at record low

The underlying cause of the ongoing melt is, of course, our planet’s changing climate for which we humans are responsible, not sun spots or some other cause from outer space. The NY Times has the story.

Global warming’s terrifying new math

Vermonter Bill McKibben’s new essay can be read at this link.

McKibben issues global warming warning to Vt., House panel

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Celebrity Daryl Hannah among those nabbed at Keystone protest

It is really unfortunate that it takes a celebrity pushing legalities in order to win some media coverage, but that is what happened in front of the White House yesterday. Hannah, of course, earned her celebrity status by being a Hollywood icon (actress). She has been arrested before at protests similar to that taking place now against the proposed Keystone oil pipeline.

Climate video carries a rich and strong message

Watch and listen to this video, with the voice of climate activist and author Bill McKibben. Then connect the dots – and dots – and more dots.

A link between climate change and Joplin tornadoes? Never!

From the pen (ur, computer) of Bill McKibben comes this Washington Post op-ed. Spot-on.