Posts Tagged ‘Climate Change’

In Vitro Steaks

Tuesday, March 13th, 2012

Here’s an interesting idea: Eliminate inhumane slaugherhouses by creating lab-grown meat in vitro from animal stem cells. Found at Vimeoo from Beckmans College Of Design via Meat The Future.

Sowing The Seeds Of Doubt About Climate Change

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

We’ve seen this movie before when the tobacco industry tried with all their might to convince us that cigarettes were not harmful. The same type of effort has been put into obscuring the reality of climate change. Found at Vimeo from Climate Reality Project.

Climate Change: 200 Years In 2 Minutes

Saturday, November 19th, 2011

A Berkley Earth animated visualization of climate change data from 1800 to the present. The map of the world shows the temperature anomaly by location over time. The chart at the bottom, shows the global land-surface temperature anomaly. Found at YouTube from mrblcollins.

Fossilized Pollen Reveals A Forrest-Filled Antarctica

Friday, July 1st, 2011

A detailed examination of the first direct and detailed climate record from the continental shelves surrounding Antarctica reveals that the last remnant of Antarctic vegetation existed in a tundra landscape on the continent’s northern peninsula about 12 million years ago. Found at YouTube from RiceUniversity.

Climate Change Rap (Featuring Actual Climate Scientists)

Monday, June 20th, 2011

Climate scientists have had it up to here: In the media landscape there are climate change deniers and believers, but rarely are those speaking about climate change actual climate scientists… Found at YouTube from abchungrybeast.

Walrus Stampedes

Monday, October 18th, 2010

Thousands of walruses gathered together in a dangerous “haul out” on the coast of Alaska earlier this month. Scientists say the walruses came ashore in such large numbers because their normal habitats, Arctic ice floes, are melting. Found at YouTube from NationalGeographic.