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Al Gore on his hopes for the planet: “Job number one is to stop using the sky as an open sewer” – CBS News

U.S. greenhouse gas emissions, which are helping warm the planet, increased by 6.2% last year as the economy rebounded after pandemic lockdowns—fueled by a rise in coal-generated power and pollution from trucking.  Former Vice President Al Gore has been warning about…

Recycling

Biggest Recycling Law Changes in 2022

On November 15, 2021, the EPA released the National Recycling Strategy. As current recycling policies and programs aren’t working as effectively as they could, the EPA decided it was time to take a closer look at creating a circular economy that works for everyone. Why Isn’t Recycling Working?If you move from one town to another, you’ll […]

‘Science is not unanimous’ on global warming: Gadot considers ‘criminal’ LR deputy words, Pécresse backing – Vaughan Today

Yannick Gadot stepped forward. Europe’s green ecology candidate in the 2022 presidential election denounced, Monday, on Twitter, the statements of Republican Representative Ann Laurie Blaine, who challenged the scientific consensus on global warming. Anne Laurie Blaine, LR MP and Valerie…

The Climate-Change Chicanery Of Netflix’s ‘Don’t Look Up’

“Don’t Look Up,” Adam McKay’s dark comedy released on Netflix just before Christmas, has gotten an enormous amount of attention, despite the fact most film critics tend to agree it doesn’t hold together too well artistically, even as some welcome…

“Don’t Look Up” Was Good for Climate Cinema, Even If You Hated It – The New Republic

While rage, even when repellent, and sadness, even when all-consuming, are worthy of representation, imagining a response to the crisis seems hardest of all. For there’s a strong case to be made for a “more the merrier” mindset with “cli-fi”…

‘Don’t Look Up’ Review: The Unbearable Smugness Of The Netflix Elites

Don’t Look Up is the least subtle allegory of modern times. It is a mallet of a metaphor. It is the bluntest of parables, smashing through TV and tablet screens across the globe and screaming at viewers: ‘This is a…

The Seven Climate Movies (And The One We Need Next) – Forbes

DON’T LOOK UP tells the story of two low-level astronomers, who must go on a giant media tour to … [+] warn mankind of an approaching comet that will destroy planet earth. In select theaters December 10, on Netflix December…

Couple Buys Real Life Cottage From ‘The Holiday’ Without Realizing – Now Tourists Are Showing Up to Share in the Joy

A couple bought the real-life cottage from Christmas romcom The Holiday without realizing —and now have tourists turning up taking photos. 57-year-old Jon Bromley and his 5-year-old wife Cressida live in the house which inspired Cameron Diaz’s rural retreat in the 2006 festive flick. They had no idea it was the quintessential cottage from the […]

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Warren urges crackdown on Wall Street over global warming – Press TV

US Senator Elizabeth Warren has blamed Wall Street for contributing to global warming, calling for action against major emitters. “The volume of greenhouse gas emitted by the financial-services industry is outrageous,” she said in a tweet on Monday. The volume…

‘Don’t Look Up’ is a climate change allegory. These docs reveal the reality. – NBC News

The director Adam McKay skewers hefty targets: financial chicanery (“The Big Short”), executive branch ambition (“Vice”), white male buffoonery (“Talladega Nights”) and media industry gluttony, as one of the executive producers of HBO’s “Succession.” McKay’s latest sendup is “Don’t Look…

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