Climate change videos
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James Hansen: Why I must speak out about climate change.
18-minute TED talk 2009
[See also: Am I an activist for caring about my grandchildren's future?
I guess I am - Editorial]
the Flood” - Leonardo DiCaproio travels
the world speaking with scientists and world leaders about the dramatic effects
of climate change – View here
When it comes to climate change, why do we do so little when we
know so much?’
This is the story of our unique moment in history. We are living through an age
of tipping points and rapid social and planetary change. We’re the first
generation to feel the impacts of climate disruption, and the last generation
that can do something about it. View here .
The Science behind global warming
May 2014: 14-minute video by Emily Blevgad: I made this for my final project in Chemistry
in 11th grade. This video details how we understand global warming, and the
chemistry behind how it affects each and every one of us.
Sanders explains why the USA is failing to take climate change
Influence by fossil fuel industry and unlimited monet to
lawmakers are responsible for ensuring the USA is the serious problem
to challenging climate change - 7-minute video
Why we need a carbon tax to solve clinate change Video
"I Need To Wake Up" - Video
Need to Wake Up" - a song by Melissa Etheridge written for the
2006 documentary 'An Inconvenient Truth'- winning the Best Song
Category at the Oscars.
Elon Musk breaks down climate change for
students at The Sorbonne in Paris right before the historic COP21 Climate
Change Conference in which 170+ nations signed to reduce carbon emissions below
2C, and preferably under 1.5C.
Questions for a resilient future: Video (Jan 2014 - 16 min) “Unless we take immediate action, by the time
today’s children reach middle-age, the life support system of the Earth will be
irreversibly damaged.” Kathleen Dean Moore.
The Great Pacific Garbage Patch (3 minute video) is a massive dump of floating
garbage in the Pacific Ocean. We contribute to it every day by littering and
using un-biodegradable materials. Our trash is taken downstream from rivers
into the ocean, where currents sweep it to the closest patch.
"Open Your Eyes" - 4-minute video
Plastic pollution videonarrated by Jeff Bridges
Americans discard more than 30 million tons of plastic a
year. Only 8% gets recycled.
Wave Power - "Harvesting Ocean Kinetic Energy" -
2.5 minute video (2016)
are so many ways to generate electricity from the ocean which can
supply twice the planet's energy needs if fully embraced.
threatens much of life on Earth, with the extinction rate at roughly 100 times
normal. Rising sea levels are already displacing entire communities, and could
threaten hundreds of millions of people in the near future - video
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