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Dangerous Climate Change, Myths & Realities

David Spratt (Climate Code Red, Australia) outlines some of the recent developments in climate science knowledge as a way of discerning the gaps between myth and reality in climate policy-making."

David Spratt interview

This interview was conducted as part of the documentary "A Simpler Way: Crisis as Opportunity", co-produced by Jordan Osmond and Samuel Alexander.

A timeline of earth's average temperature

The complete image can be viewed by clicking on it. It's long!

Carbon Budget Spiral

This graphic demonstrates how quickly we are using up the global carbon budget and how close we are to the 1.5 C and 2 C limits.

Source: http://www.climate-energy-college.net/more-climate-spirals

Crisis is Worse Than We Think & Scientists Are Self-Censoring to Downplay Risk

Democracy Now speaks with Kevin Anderson who has come to the Paris talks with a shocking message: The climate crisis is more severe than even many scientists have acknowledged. He has said many scientists are self-censoring their work to downplay the severity of the climate crisis.

The Unforgiving Math For Staying Under 2 Degrees

Kevin Anderson shares his thoughts on what will need to happen if we are to meet the declarations in Paris, why it's a matter of justice that we act, and why he personally has made the difficult decision to give up air travel.

Does Paris Lock-out 2 Degrees?

Kevin Anderson revisits the scale of the climate challenge, arguing that whilst the science of climate change has progressed, there has been no corresponding acknowledgement of the rate at which our emissions from energy need to be reduced.

 

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