Tag Archives: climate change

Talking About Climate on This American Life

Last week while running errands I tuned into the NPR program “This American Life.” I caught the first act of “Hot in My Backyard,” the story of how climate change is impacting Colorado and how Colorado‚Äôs State Climatologist, Nolan Doesken … Continue reading

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This Blog is a Denial-Free Zone

I’ve been hit by a lot of spam since my last post (could be a coincidence …). One post actually did relate to the contents of this blog. For that person’s benefit I am going to repeat what I’ve posted … Continue reading

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400 Reasons to Fight – 400 Reasons to Care

Record floods, record storms, record heatwaves, record droughts. 2012 was a year for the record books, but one that didn’t get nearly as much attention as it deserved occurred in June. That’s when 400 parts per million of carbon dioxide … Continue reading

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Speak Up! How To Talk About Climate Change

Is there someone you’ve been wanting to talk to about climate change but you’re worried that you don’t have all the facts or won’t be able to answer their questions? Cool Planet is having a speaker training on Sunday, November … Continue reading

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Events this week

Brought to you by Transition Longfellow member Rebecca Cramer Forum on Clean Air and Your Health: The Power of EPA Actions and Federal Legislation Wednesday, Aug 10, 7 to 8:30 pm Edina Public Works Building, 7450 Metro Blvd (just west … Continue reading

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Highest CO2 Emissions in History Sets the Stage for More Biking

The transportation mini-challenge doesn’t start until August, but when I saw that CLIF BAR had created a nifty biking challenge, I thought this was as good a time as any to commit to more biking for both the health benefits … Continue reading

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