Richard Heinberg and Julian Darley of the post carbon institute explaining in a very clear way why economic growth is coming to an end.
As offshore oil drilling edges ever closer to becoming a reality in the Arctic Ocean, the Center for American Progress examines the region’s lack of readiness in the event of a spill. The video highlights the concerns and challenges facing the Coast Guard charged with its protection, the grave doubts of the scientific [...]
Environmental devastation of the land, water, and air – the largest industrial energy project in the world is extracting crude oil from bitumen found beneath the pristine boreal forest of Alberta, Canada. Effecting a land mass equivalent in size to Florida or England, Both industry and government are putting money before the health [...]
What does environmental devastation actually look like? At TEDxVictoria, photographer Garth Lenz shares shocking photos of the Alberta Tar Sands mining project — and the beautiful (and vital) ecosystems under threat.
For almost twenty years, Garth’s photography of threatened wilderness regions, devastation, and the impacts on indigenous peoples, has appeared in the world’s [...]
For video, please follow this link: http://e360.yale.edu/feature/pronghorn_herd_faces_obstacles_from_natural_gas_boom_in_rocky_mountain_west/2259/
A natural gas drilling site erected in the middle of the pronghorn’s 6,000-year-old migration path from Wyoming to their winter home illustrates how free-for-all oil drilling can harm both an entire species and the air quality of a small Midwestern [...]