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The Weather Gods in Africa

Feature story | 30 November, 2011 at 19:34

There were some startling statistics released yesterday at the UN climate talks about the weather in 2011. The World Meteorological Organization released their statement on the "Status of Global Climate" stating temperatures are the tenth...

Climate voices

Background | 16 March, 2006 at 10:45

The real meaning of climate change can not be fully grasped from scientific charts and equations alone; one needs to hear the stories of those who are living through it, grappling with its implications, and struggling to find ways to halt it.

Health, food and water

Background | 16 March, 2006 at 10:32

Nuclear energy on Blog Action Day

Blog entry by Justin | 15 October, 2009 2 comments

Today is Blog Action Day … First and last, the purpose of Blog Action Day is to create a discussion. We ask bloggers to take a single day out of their schedule and focus it on an important issue. This year’s is on the topic of...

Causes of the food crisis

Image | 12 July, 2012 at 11:30

Finally, people are coming out in droves and talking openly about the links between climate change, extreme weather events… and food prices.

In the eye of the storm – or the effects of burning coal

Blog entry by Mareike | 24 June, 2008 5 comments

What an end to our Quit Coal ship tour in the Philippines… After talking about the effects of Climate Change on the Philippines for several weeks, I experienced them first hand with “Frank” or internationally better known as Typhoon...

Climate Impact Documentation

Image | 6 August, 2002 at 15:15

Photographer Christian Aslund was on board of the Rainbow Warrior when he shot this collection to document the dramatic disappearance of the glaciers over a 80 year period. Greenpeace documentation showing that glacier "Blomstrandbreen" has...

Flooded village in southern France

Image | 5 December, 2003 at 1:00

Flooded village in southern France, close to a nuclear power station. Earlier in 2003 the same area experienced a long drought. Climate change means more extreme weather like flooding and droughts.

Government, Nuclear and lobbyists: all friends together

Blog entry by Justin | 23 October, 2008 2 comments

If you want to see just how cosy politicians, nuclear companies and lobbyists can get, just take a look at this from the UK’s Guardian newspaper . With Prime Minister Gordon Brown launching the UK’s nuclear ‘renaissance’, the nuclear...

So long Susan

Blog entry by laurak | 17 June, 2009

The final installment of a trilogy is out today. The last of the three Reasons to Believe films narrated by the charming and talented Ms Susan Sarandon has been released - ' Reasons to Believe: Servers '. These films give us three out...

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