Daily Archives: August 13, 2016

TED Talk Tim Jackson Economics Of Climate Change


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Uploaded on Jan 3, 2012

Tim Jackson currently serves as the economics commissioner on the UK government’s Sustainable Development Commission and is director of RESOLVE — the Research group on Lifestyles, Values and Environment. After five years as Senior Researcher at the Stockholm Environment Institute, he bcame the Professor of Sustainable Development at University of Surrey, and was the first person to hold that title at a UK university. He founded RESOLVE in May 2006 as an nter-disciplinary collaborationacross four areas — CES, psychology, sociology and economics — aiming to develop an understanding of the links between lifestyle, societal values and the environment.

He is also the author of the influential book Propserity Without Growth. He serves as chair to the ‘New Energy Solutions’ Advisory Board for Danish investment company BankInvest and is associate researcher on a Templeton Foundation project on ‘The Pursuit of Happiness.’ Tim is also an award-winning playwright, and his environmental drama The Cry of the Bittern won a Public Awareness of Science Drama Award in 1998. His most recent play, Variations, won the 2007 Grand Prix Marulic and is longlisted for the 2008 Sony Drama

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A LAST STAND * Environmentalist Derrick Jensen * Fight For Nature * Underground Activist Resistance


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Published on Aug 10, 2016

Excerpts featuring Derrick Jensen and Friends.
Becoming a Warrior in defense of the living planet is a noble cause.
How much do you love your kids? Do you just stand by and do nothing?
My words: Even if abrupt climate change brings down most life on Earth, fighting for the living planet might still get some species thru the bottle neck of extinction.

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Moving Forward on Climate Change and Sustainability (November 2014)


Understanding Climate Change

Published on Aug 8, 2016

Fair Use: Educational (November 2014 Presentation)

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Projecting Sea Level Rise: Ben Strauss (November 2015)


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Published on Aug 8, 2016

Fair Use: Educational (November 2015)

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The Arctic: Thom Hartmann & Dr Charles Miller (NASA) (August 2016)


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Published on Aug 10, 2016

Fair Use: Educational (August 2016)

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Climate & Weather Extremes: Dr Kevin Trenberth (June 2016 Lecture)


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Published on Aug 13, 2016

Fair Use: Educational (June 2016 Lecture)

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Might Our Past Predict Our Future? Prof Peter de Menocal (June 2015)


Understanding Climate Change

Published on Aug 13, 2016

Fair Use: Educational (June 2015 Lecture)

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