Global Big Day in Costa Rica

10,000 Birds

Different promotions and activities are carried out to boost the use of eBird including Global Big Day, a worldwide event that happened on May 5th. Those who did so on May 5th automatically became part of the biggest day of collective birding in 2018; Global Big Day !

The Struggle for Freedom just went Global.

Elephant Journal

It is time we wake up to the fact that fascism is a global movement and that the number of world leaders willing to challenge it are few and far between, because they are increasingly punished for doing so.

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The Cotinga and Two Other Favorite Birds from Global Big Day, Costa Rica

10,000 Birds

It was October 6, Global Big Day part dos and birders in Costa Rica were stoked. of birds migrate one way in spring and then the other way in fall, us birders really do deserve two Global Big Days. Yes, but then again so are Global Big Days!

Don’t Miss the First October Global Big Day!

10,000 Birds

This coming Saturday we will be able to participate in the first October Global Big Day! Every year for the last four years Global Big Day has set new heights for a single day of birding. The post Don’t Miss the First October Global Big Day!

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The Global Catastrophe behind the Revival of Fascism.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society alt-right climate change far-right fascism Fascist global warming globalization. It is the central paradox of our age, and the failure to solve it may spell our demise.

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The global debt

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The global debt, that is the "money" owed by all countries, is currently at over US$230 trillion – please don't ask me no many zeros come after the 230, I have no idea – but the question we should ask is "who do those countries, including our own, owe this money to?" More interesting is also that, to all intents and purposes, the global debt can never be repaid. debt fake values global debt

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Reversing Global Warming, Hunger and Poverty: Supercharging the Global Grassroots

Green (Living) Review

While climate scientists sound their alarms on the global warming front, agronomists and hunger experts warn of equally catastrophic events. We can reverse (not just mitigate) global warming. global warming green living hunger poverty

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Global Warming My Butt

Environmental Economics

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Celebrating Global Belly Laugh Day

Hug a Tree with Me

Not that we need this single day to recognize the pure beauty of belly laughing convulsions, nevertheless, today January 24, 2014 is Global Belly Laugh Day. (Photo credit: Wikipedia).

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This is how we Turn the Tide against Global Fascism.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society Equal Rights Democracy extremism fascism global generation globalization. The increasing ease of exposure to life on the other side fueled immigration.

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A Global Big Day Strategy for Costa Rica

10,000 Birds

Global Big Day is finally here and thousands of birders around the world are marking the date by identifying birds at favorite local patches, backyards, national parks, and wherever else they happen to focus on the avian side of life. Destinations Costa Rica Global Big Day

To Impact Globally, Think Locally

Conservancy Talk

Talk Global Solutions Editor's ChoiceAs I leave CityLab Paris , I take with me a week full of new ideas. The conference, hosted by The Atlantic , The Aspen Institute , and Bloomberg Philanthropies , brought together mayors, urban experts and business leaders from around the world.

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Global Dimensions - World Largest Lessons

The Green Changemakers

Lesson plans If you or your class are new to the Goals, these lesson plans and activity ideas introduce the Global Goals, the principles behind the Goals and actions we can take. Introducing the Global Goals – 30 mins, ages 8 to 11.

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Global warming is REAL!

Environmental Economics

I like to post cold weather events under the facetious title "Global warming my a$$," to point out the ludicrousness (word?) of using a single weather data point as counter-evidence of a trend. 

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Global Project Ideas

The Green Changemakers

Our 'Getting Started' document is for both teachers and pupils and explains how the Global Project Ideas fits within the different schemes. The teacher resources and pupil resources have been adapted from materials developed as part of our Girls into Global STEM EU funded project.

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Get Ready for Global Shorebird Counting!

10,000 Birds

That’s when thousands of people worldwide will head out to a beach near them for Global Shorebird Counting. News eBird global shorebird counting world shorebirds dayClear your calendar for September 4-6! It’s part of World Shorebirds Day (celebrated annually Sep. 6), which raises awareness of the perils threatening shorebirds and the need to protect them and their habitats. The effort uses eBird to tally the numbers of shorebirds that people spot the world over.

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Results of the 2015 Global Big Day

10,000 Birds

With the successful first Global Big Day the application of simultaneous count to help understand bird populations on multiple scales has a new meaning. But the idea of a Global Bid Day sounded like a good excuse to go out birding on May 9th and make my day’s list count. This places Peru as a Global Big Day Champion for the year of 2015!!! I believe the sense of contribution to an importance cause prompted people to join the Global Big Day count. Cusco Birders.

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Forecasting global oil demand

Environmental Economics

Exxon Mobil, for example, projects that global demand for oil will keep growing — by just over 13 percent from today, to 109 million barrels of oil a day by 2040. But the International Energy Agency’s projections include one situation where demand could drop by 22 percent, to 74 million barrels a day by 2040, if measures are put in place to keep global warming at levels that, while still dangerous, could avoid the most devastating consequences.

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How Climate Change can Strengthen Global Resilience.

Elephant Journal

All too often, we possess the will but lack the means to collaborate on global challenges.

What Happened in Costa Rica on Global Big Day, 2017

10,000 Birds

Since we were doing the Global Big Day closer to home, we wimped out and figured we would start at one a.m. Since it had been calling almost nightly for two months, I had hoped it would still come out and play on Global Big Day but knew that it could also stop calling at any time.

A History of Global Consciousness.

Elephant Journal

Global consciousness was not possible until quite recently. For it to arise, humanity had to come to know the world scientifically and geographically.

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Indigenous Knowledge and Global Wellness

Green (Living) Review

million people died from cardiovascular diseases in 2008, representing 30% of all global deaths. Modern medicine has enabled people to live longer lives, but what have we lost in turning our backs on traditional ways of healing?

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"How Large Are Global Energy Subsidies?"

Environmental Economics

Parry, Louis Sears and Baoping Shang: This paper provides a comprehensive, updated picture of energy subsidies at the global and regional levels. These subsidies primarily reflect under-pricing from a domestic (rather than global) perspective, so even unilateral price reform is in countries’ own interests. percent of global GDP) in 2013, and projected to reach $5.3 percent of global GDP) in 2015. percent of global GDP). David Coady, Ian W.H.

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Global warming my a$$

Environmental Economics

It's August 14 in Ohio (and everywhere else for that matter).    The average low temperature is 65F  

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Global warming my a$$

Environmental Economics

It's baseball season

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New Global Warming Report confirms we are Running out of Time.

Elephant Journal

Bicycle Conscious Consumerism Ecofashion Enlightened Society Green climate change elected officials emissions energy sources extreme heat flooding global warming ipcc planet take action trump voteThe saddest part of what will come is that we have the power to act and to make changes—and we have simply chosen not to.

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How can we stop global warming?

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) When most people ask, “How can we stop global warming?” They are instead asking, “How can we stop global warming without stopping the burning of oil and gas, without stopping the industrial infrastructure, without stopping this omnicidal system?”

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Low ($1.80/tC) Global Carbon Tax

Environmental Economics

From the inbox: Dear John,   Global Problems Smart Solutions. Many thanks for your contribution to  Global Problems Smart Solutions. Low ($1.80/tC) Global Carbon Tax. The book has been recently published and the hard copy will be sent to you soon.

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Vultures, Human Evolution, Global Warming, and Windmills

10,000 Birds

Which brings us to global warming and the windmills. The connection between global warming and windmills is obvious; windmills can make electricity in a way that uses, on a day to day basis, no fossil carbon, and thus help prevent or slow down global warming.

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Adapting To Global Warming

Living Green & Saving Energy

Home About Us Contact Us Products Green Tips EBooks Going Green: Questions and Answers Subscribe Living Green and Saving Energy Adapting To Global Warming by greenwise on March 23, 2011 Global warming will occur regardless of what we do to try to stop it. Society must find a way adapt to at least a moderate amount of global warming. Lomborg’s point is global warming will create challenges that we must adapt to.

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Could global warming trigger new ice age?

Green Prophet

The Wrath of global in arid regions like the Middle East is a major issue affecting present day life on earth. Scientists who study global climate patterns are now talking about the possibility of global cooling, and they have written about local cooling on Forbes.

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Global Warming Warning: What Will Happen if We Don’t Act Now.

Elephant Journal

Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green Health & Wellness New York WAYLON: Today Only climate change eco effects environment global temperature global warming green leonardo dicaprio problem survey

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Global Warming Helps International Relations

Living Green & Saving Energy

What these two countries could not solve by diplomacy appears to have finally been resolved by global warming.

"New paper calculating Global GPI"

Environmental Economics

I''m trying to post this on the road. It probably needs some cleaning. Download 2013_Kubiszewski_GlobalGPI.pdf

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Global Tsunami, The Cleansing.

Elephant Journal

The healing of the global soul requires that nothing be hidden anymore that all that has been repressed must come forward and be expressed. A new consciousness is arising from the old empires falling.

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15 Global Challenges and the Millenium Project

The Green Changemakers

Actions to Address Global Challenge 1: U.S.-China Transition from fossil to renewable energy sources (see Global Challenge 13 for more detail and [link] for current global status). Actions to Address Global Challenge 2: Increase R&D for lower cost of desalination.

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Earthship Global Model

The Green Changemakers

Earthship 1. passive solar home made of natural and recycled materials 2. thermal mass construction for temperature stabilization. renewable energy & integrated water systems make the Earthship an off-grid home with little to no utility bills. Biotecture 1.

Global Citizenship Lesson Plan

The Green Changemakers

This lesson is designed to introduce students to Global Citizenship through the United Nation’s 2030 Agenda of Sustainable Development Goals and by leveraging the Atlantic Council for International Cooperation (ACIC) membership in the Atlantic Provinces.

The Carbon Underground: Reversing Global Warming

Green (Living) Review

If we''re going to preserve a livable Earth, we the global grassroots, must do more than mitigate global warming.

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Digging deeper in the NYTimes/Stanford/RFF global warming poll

Environmental Economics

25% support higher electricity taxes and 36% support higher gas taxes "to try to reduce future global warming."

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Global Cities Need Natural Defenses

Conservancy Talk

And while only 15 percent of global water basins are water-stressed, almost half of all cities over 100,000 people are in these basins. Globally, cities are projected to grow by over 2 billion people by 2050. The following post originally appeared on UMB’s Future Cities.

Kids Sue US Government To Force Action on Global Warming

Living Green & Saving Energy

Kids Sue US Government To Force Action on Global Warming. global warming Green News atmospheric trust litigation lawsuit by kids Mary Wood

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Alberta Tar Sands wildfire and global warming

Green Prophet

Alberta Canada’s massive wildfire, which has now consumed an area larger than Hong Kong and threatens to reach the border with neighboring Saskatchewan, is another startling example that may be attributed to the ravages of global warming. Business Cities Canada global warming tar sands