Tag Archives: CO2

Ocean acidification

What is Ocean Acidification? A pH unit is a measure of acidity ranging from 0-14. The lower the value, the more acidic the environment. Becoming more acidic is a relative shift in pH to a lower value. Pteropod Limacina Helicina. … Continue reading

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The Hidden Cost of Hamburgers

You know when something is bad for you when even bacteria don’t want to eat at Mcdonald’s! ‘The Hidden Cost of Hamburgers‘ is concerned with industrial beef production. It’s worth a look Dependence on too much meat could aggravate CO2 … Continue reading

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400ppm milestone

World’s carbon dioxide concentration teetering on the point of no return Future in which global concentration of CO2 is permanently above 400 parts per million looms ‘We’re going into very new territory’: James Butler, of the US National Oceanographic and … Continue reading

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We are Gods

World’s Carbon Budget to Be Spent in Three Decades Kelly Levin – September 27, 2013 Concern for the environment is dismissed by mainstream media as a fad for fringe eccentric types looking for end of the world signs: year 2000, … Continue reading

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RE<C

What It Would Really Take to Reverse Climate Change Today’s renewable energy technologies won’t save us. So what will? By Ross Koningstein & David Fork Posted 18 Nov 2014 | 20:00 GMT Trying to combat climate change exclusively with today’s … Continue reading

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The Resilient Earth

CO2 for the last 15 or so million of years (with more certainty 800,000 years): ~ 285 ppm CO2 for last reading in March 2015: 401 ppm: http://www.esrl.noaa.gov/gmd/ccgg/trends/ The trend is that this pattern (of increasing CO2) has accelerated in the … Continue reading

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CO2

Plan Vivo is a framework for supporting communities to manage their natural resources more sustainably, with a view to generating climate, livelihood and ecosystem benefits. Participants are rural smallholders and communities dependent on natural resources for livelihoods. Activities are implemented … Continue reading

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