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Stewart Brand + Mark Z. Jacobson: Debate: Does the world need nuclear energy? | Video on TED.com

Debate: Does the world need nuclear energy?

Nuclear power: the energy crisis has even die-hard environmentalists reconsidering it. In this first-ever TED debate, Stewart Brand and Mark Z. Jacobson square off over the pros and cons. A discussion that'll make you think -- and might even change your mind.

Bjorn on the latests IPCC reprt

Global Warming Without Fear | by Bjørn Lomborg - Project Syndicate

On September 26, the UN's panel on climate change will present the summary of its most recent assessment report, the fifth in 23 years. The report's conclusions are not nearly as alarming as media coverage will make them out to be.

Global Warming Without Fear by Bjørn Lomborg - Project Syndicate

Global Warming Without Fear | by Bjørn Lomborg - Project Syndicate

On September 26, the UN's panel on climate change will present the summary of its most recent assessment report, the fifth in 23 years. The report's conclusions are not nearly as alarming as media coverage will make them out to be.

Ignoring the ignorant - Oxitec

Ignoring the Ignorant by Henry I. Miller

People have a right to believe in unscientific ideas, or to choose not to learn about policy issues. But allowing their ignorance to drive public decisions constitutes a serious threat to scientific, social, and economic development.

Attempts to cut CO2 are futile and expensive

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Attempts to cut CO2 are futile and expensive

Tim Flannery's bizarre, unscientific & globalist rant

Tim Flannery's bizarre, unscientific & globalist rant

twitter http://twitter.com/#!/wakeup2thelies 4/ April/2011 Tim Flannery head of Australia's Climate Commission interviewed by the Guardian some quotes from t...

Bjorn Lomborg: Don’t blame climate change for extreme weather - The Washington Post

Don’t blame climate change for extreme weather

Climate change could have some upsides.

Electricity for all - some sobering information - Pielke

The Breakthrough Institute

Renewables as a percentage of supply.

The Decline of Renewable Energy | by Bjørn Lomborg - Project Syndicate

Many today believe that renewable-energy technologies will enable us to end our addiction to fossil fuels soon. The facts say otherwise: unless and until we start investing far more heavily in green R&D, we will continue moving in the opposite direction.

Potsdam Institute for Climate Research

Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research

Erle Ellis - contesting global limits

Bernd M. Scherer with Erle Ellis | Interview | The Anthropocene Project. An Opening

© Film and Production by Dusan Solomunhttp://www.hkw.de/anthropoceneHKW Talk on the AnthropocenewithErle Ellis, Department of Geography and Environmental Sys...

google ageing process research funding calico

Google seeks the fountain of youth | ZDNet

Can the tech giant slow the ageing process?

Economist Debates - Bjorn and Baillie: Biodiversity

World News, Politics, Economics, Business & Finance

Climate challenge requires new approach

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CLIMATE change is a hotly contested issue in Australia. An overwhelming majority of Australians, 84 per cent, wants to do something about it, yet a clear majority is against the present carbon tax.

Pielke - a discussion on climate science and policy

A Conversation on Climate Science & Policy

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