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No Fracking Way: The Natural Gas Debate

No Fracking Way: A debate on natural gas fracking

This Intelligence2 debate, in partnership with the Aspen Institute, discusses the recent boom in natural gas fracking. What role does natural gas play in an age of growing energy insecurity and climate disruption? Deborah Goldberg from Earthjustice and Katherine Hudson of Riverkeeper debate New York Times op-ed columnist Joe Nocera, and Sue Tierney of the Analysis Group. The following video previews and full debate are …

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Tom Vilsack Speaks on Climate Change, Natural Disasters, Forest Health and Budget Priorities

In this short clip from last year’s Aspen Ideas Festival, Ray Suarez talks with Secretary of Agriculture Tom Vilsack about forest health and management, the nation’s response to natural disasters, and the reality of climate change. Watch the full interview on FORA.tv Climate Change, Budget to Blame for Natural Disasters from The Aspen Institute on FORA.tv Related articles Last year costliest on record for natural disasters (newscientist.com) Natural disasters: The …

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Musings of a Malcontent: If Al Gore Has Had Enough – You Know We’re in Trouble

Musings of a Malcontent - environmental irony every week

“Musings of a Malcontent” is a weekly op-ed by GlobalWarmingisReal contributor Carlyle Coash For those of you living underground near a lava flow, you may have missed Al Gore and his spectacular meltdown last week. Wow. Frankly I am amazed it took this long. The level of ridiculousness he relates to on a daily basis is staggering. He is the naysayer punching bag, along …

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