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    April 05, 2012 | 9:14 AM

    An Inconvenient Truth educates an island nation on rising seas in the documentary “Someplace With A Mountain”

    In 2004, Steve Goodall sold everything he owned and set sail on the open water, toward the sunset. He spent years living out a lifelong dream: sailing from one island to another, on the schedule of the sun and stars. Then one day, four years after he first set sail, he came across the atolls of western Micronesia.
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    April 04, 2012 | 8:44 AM

    Unprecedented March 2012 breaks over 7500 high temperature records across the U.S.

    Does your local TV meteorologist ever mention climate change? Would you like him or her to try to explain connections between weather patterns and larger climate trends? Write a comment below to let us know or send a message to your local TV meteorologist.
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    March 30, 2012 | 12:10 PM

    "I'm betting on the future"

    Every year we give billions of our hard-earned tax dollars to oil and gas companies that continue to pollute our planet even as we pay ever-higher prices at the pump. We pay high prices at the pump, while they receive billions in taxpayer dollars. The President couldn't have said it any better, "It's like hitting the American people twice."
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    March 29, 2012 | 3:18 PM

    Climate change and mental health

    At The Climate Reality Project, we often say "climate change is happening here, now and everywhere." We are learning that "everywhere" is really "in every way" from a remarkable new report released by the National Wildlife Federation that reveals how climate change will affect mental health.
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    March 29, 2012 | 12:10 PM

    5 reasons why early spring isn't that great

    As the world warms because of carbon pollution, spring may become less and less familiar. Or, as Yogi Berra is famously credited with saying, "The future ain't what it used to be." How are springs - or your spring plans - changing in your neighborhood? Tell us your story below
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    March 29, 2012 | 10:37 AM

    Paying twice for the climate crisis

    What do you think it will take for our leaders to finally turn off the billion-dollar spigot to oil companies?
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    March 29, 2012 | 9:20 AM

    Is the soundtrack of spring changing in your backyard?

    My spring soundtrack is early, but in other parts of the country it has been just plain weird. The Great Backyard Bird Count reports that 2012 was "the most unusual winter for birds in the count's 15-year history."
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    March 27, 2012 | 9:42 AM

    D.C. Environmental Film Festival asks: Is the electric car back for good?

    We may have a long way to go until we are flying around in renewable energy-powered, Jetson-like flying vehicles, but zero-emission electric vehicles are an important first step.
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    March 23, 2012 | 11:45 AM

    We will not give up the fight on Keystone XL

    It is clear that our elected leaders will not act unless and until we demand action. We have to make our voices heard. We will continue to engage in the fight to stop this pipeline — and the much larger fight to end our dependence on fossil fuels and shift to cleaner, renewable sources of energy.
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    March 22, 2012 | 12:25 PM

    In Full Bloom?

    Earlier this week, I rode my bike down to the National Mall to see the cherry blossoms. I needed to go because I had to see with my own eyes that the trees were blooming on March 19. This is well ahead of the time they normally bloom. Going to see the Cherry Blossoms usually happens near the end of March or beginning of April, not closer to mid-March.
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