James Lovelock profile BBC4


If you didn't see the James Lovelock profile on BBC4 last night then I really recommend it ( click here to see it on iPlayer - I don't think it's available outside the UK). The real star was the 90 year old Lovelock himself who told his story with good humour. Btw you can see my profile of Lovelock on Green Gurus here. Tags: james lovelock gaia theory bbc

Spiritual Ecology and the Lesson of Crete

The Alien Next Door

In fact, it foreshadows new scientific theories that all the living matter of earth, together with the atmosphere, oceans, and soil [and I would add the universe] forms one complex and inter-connected “life” system.” If Gaia is our “Natural Mother” then Ecology is her language —Nina Munteanu.

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How Humanity can act on Moving Planet Day

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A key sponsor is 350.org which wants atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) concentration to be no more than 350 parts per million (ppm). 300.org, which demands that atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2) be returned ASAP to 300 parts per million (ppm) from the current 394 ppm (increasing at 2.4 Both Dr James Lovelock FRS (Gaia hypothesis) and Professor Kevin Anderson (Director, Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, University of Manchester, UK) have recently estimated that only about 0.5

Climate Racism, Climate Injustice & Copenhagen Greenhouse Gas Reduction Proposals

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The bottom line in the Copenhagen Climate Summit should be (a) equal per capita greenhouse gas emissions for everyone and (b) an additional but equitable penalty for First World countries for their disproportionately huge historical contribution to atmospheric carbon pollution. A return to circa 300 ppm CO2 will mean drawdown of CO2 from the atmosphere i.e. NEGATIVE CO2 emissions are inescapably required.

Why we must oppose transition to gas-fired power

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Both Dr James Lovelock FRS (Gaia hypothesis) and Professor Kevin Anderson ( Director, Tyndall Centre for Climate Change Research, University of Manchester, UK) have recently estimated that fewer than 1 billion people will survive this century due to unaddressed, man-made global warming – noting that the world population is expected to reach 9.5 Dr James Hansen in answer to the question “Is there any real chance of averting the climate crisis?”,


Green (Living) Review

by James Bruges published by Green Books November 2009 ISBN 978 1 900322 67 6 210mm x 148mm 96pp in b&w paperback £8.00 This is because burying biochar, that is to say, fine-grained charcoal, is thought to be a highly effective way in which to extract carbon dioxide from the atmosphere.

Accountability of People, Politicians, Corporations and Countries for War Crimes and Climate Crimes

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These and other top climate scientists and biologists are stating clearly that the atmospheric CO2 concentration must be urgently returned to 300-350 ppm for planetary safety. Photo credit: andriux-uk.

Environmental Ethics

Eco Friendly Daily

According to the Gaia hypothesis proposed by James Lovelock, the earth is considered to be a super organism, which contains both living and non-living organisms. Humans and all other plants and animals are dependent upon the earth’s atmosphere, weather pattern and land.

Life's Simple Truth

The Green Changemakers

At one point in the earth’s evolution, the atmosphere became so toxic with oxygen which burned and destroyed everything it touched. 2009 Chuck Burr LLC Notes: James Lovelock The Ages of Gaia: A Biography of Our Living Earth Starhawk The Earth Path , p 44. by Chuck Burr at www.culturequake.org What is the meaning of life? Where do we go when we die? What is god? Important and unimportant questions for all of us.