I’d love to be there to see all these films, but I live several hundred miles away from Washington, D.C. I think it would be more environmentally responsible for me to stay at home and get information the old fashioned way, by reading it, than to burn up a huge amount of fossil fuels just to go watch movies about being environmentally responsible.
The report concludes that “severe damages are imminent”. So, are you ready to pay attention yet?
That 176 million dollars being spent on abstinence-only education could be spent much better in other places – such as the proposed research into the problem of ocean acidification.
The research compared rate of coral growth on the Great Barrier Reef today with the rate of coral growth on the reef in 1990, and found that there has been a reduction in coral skeleton formation of 14 percent.
My favorite line from the movie: “Are we screwed? Yeah, to a considerable extent.”
By the time the 18-month study is done, we’ll be that much further behind the eight ball. In a crisis like this, a year’s delay could cost us all a great deal.