Month: November 2010

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Environmental News Wrap: COP16, Climate Skeptics No More, Emissions Down

GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Anders Hellum-Alexander wraps-up the climate and environmental news headlines for the past week: The United Nations Climate Negotiations in Cancun, Mexico have begun. Read about how the US (and the UK) media is covering it: The Christian Science Monitor asks “What Can Be Accomplished?” & “Did Global Warming Talks Accomplish Anything?” The Guardian […]Read More

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Enviro News Wrap: From Cheap Oil and Decades of Coal

GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Anders Hellum-Alexander wraps-up the climate and environmental news headlines for the past week: Our economy is working to bring us cheaper oil. It may seem logical that high oil prices would push a society towards new energy sources. But, high oil prices have caused a surge of investment in extraction technology making us […]Read More

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What’s in Your Water? Nuclear Waste, Coal Slurries and Industrial

The Weekly Mulch from the Media Consortium By Sarah Laskow, Media Consortium Blogger (reposted with permission) It won’t be long before the world has to confront its diminishing supply of clean water. “We’ve had the same amount of water on our planet since the beginning of time, ” Susan Leal, co-author of Running Out of […]Read More