Videos on-line: What is Happening? How do we know? What can we do about it? What is wrong with other explanations? Understanding misconceptions.
Climate Science – What is happening
What is climate change and what we can do about it
National Science Foundation series of videos about climate science covering questions in 8 categories: How we know; The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC); The carbon cycle; The water cycle; Earth’s heat balance; Climate Modeling; History of Climate Change Research; and What Americans believe.
Severe weather is climate change
Climate Science – How do we know?
What we know about climate change – Sinclair
Machine that monitors carbon dioxide
Showing how CO2 absorbs heat
Time lapse video of melting glaciers
Visualizing climate science- cartoon, graphics, , solar solar wind wave solutions
zFacts tabulating CO2 use
Climate Change – What can we do about it?
Mark Z Jacobson A Plan for conversion to 100% clean energy by 2050
Juan Verde ‘Towards a Green Economy’
Al Gore on averting the climate crisis
350.org connects the dots. Today’s weather catastrophes are signs of more to come. Citizen’s need to speak up.
Alex Steffan on Building a Bright Green Future
Citizen Action with William Marsden, Corporations, protecting their world, have taken over our democracy. Some European countries intelligent, like Germany, growing its economy with green energy. At every level people need to get together and plan a new course.
Examples of new green technology for clean energy, efficiency and sustainable living
Carbon footprint, how to reduce your own footprint
Leonardo diCaprio recommends alternatives to our destructive addiction to oil
Story of Stuff. The happiness concept, let’s measure happiness rather than accumulation of stuff, rather than GDP.
Transition to Renewables “ conservative-friendly, succinctly comprehensive, relaxed, convincing argument for transition, covers the science and the trends
Put a Price on Nature in economic planning Pavan Sukhdev: We are losing $2 to $4 trillion in natural capital, TEEB reports presented at UN in 2008
Wind Energy at the Crossroad. 2012. This is the age of wind energy. The US government needs to support this industry that employs 75,000 people now. Powers entire city of Chicago. It will turn a profit without subsidies in a few years.
Plant a garden Roger Doiron My subversive (garden) plot TED
Climate change – What is wrong with other explanations?
Climate Denial Crock of the Week series of videos explains misconceptions and common questions. Complete list of videos is at:
The series includes: whether CO2 is better for growing things
How El Nino led people to claim that world is cooling since 1998
Urban Heat Island misconception
Hacking of climate science e-mails and credibility of scientific consensus
Anthony Watts’ claim that 1221 weather stations around US are not reliable and his study published by Heartland Institute, which defended cigarette use. (Bird migration, flower blooming, fish spawning, and glacier melt etc clearly show global warming.)
Naomi Oreskes talking about the misinformation campaign by scientists, not climate scientists, with strong anti-communist ideology and opposition to regulating corporations, many of whom also opposed regulation of tobacco, smokestack emissions (acid rain), and chlorofluorocarbons (hole in the ozone layer).
Story of how I explained the science of global warming to leaders and how they resisted change by James Hansen
Senator Bernie Sanders Climate Change Speech: Science Over Politics,
Sen Sanders on importance of EPA regulations
Bill Maher lays waste to global warming deniers with humor
‘I’m a climate scientist’ Beastie Boy take-off sung by real climate scientists
Sing for the Climate