Polar Bear Facepalm: Presidential promises since 1988… #tarsands #obama #climate #toast

Elizabeth Kolbert is the author of the awesome “Field Notes from a Catastrophe”Her article on Obama’s impending decision on allowing a tar sands pipeline to be built is short and bittersweet and essential reading.

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Mauna Loa is the observatory in Hawaii where – far from point sources of carbon that would cause bad sampling – the boffins have been charting the increase in atmospheric carbon dioxide since 1958. Species be crazy. What can you do?

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