TITLE

The End Days

AUTHOR(S)
Russell, Corvin
PUB. DATE
January 2010
SOURCE
Canadian Dimension;Jan/Feb2010, Vol. 44 Issue 1, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents author's views on the need for immediate action to prevent global warming. The author says that the earth is on the way to six degrees or more of global warming within the next 100 year, according to a report. The author says that by 2100, most of the world's life, and most humans, will have disappeared. The author says that the policy makers and media do not have a sense of urgency that is needed to tackle this problem.
ACCESSION #
48319205

 

Related Articles

  • CLIMATE FEVER. Stiefel, Chana // Science World;02/12/2001, Vol. 57 Issue 9, p14 

    Provides information on how to halt global warming.

  • ABA House of Delegates adopts climate change and ecosystems resolutions. Warren, Kenneth J. // Trends (15339556);May/Jun2008, Vol. 39 Issue 5, p9 

    The article reports on the adoption of climate change and ecosystems resolutions by the American Bar Association's (ABA) House of Delegates in the U.S. Accordingly, it is the Section of Environment, Energy, and Resources that made a proposal regarding these two resolutions. It also cites how the...

  • Off-the-shelf technologies to cool the planet.  // New Scientist;10/20/90, Vol. 128 Issue 1739, p16 

    Reports on widely available technologies that could cut worldwide emissions of carbon dioxide by 2005, according to the Stockholm Environmental Institute in a series of press conferences in 1990. Prevention of widespread damage to society from a warming Earth; Limitation of rises in sea level;...

  • New ice age, or just cold feet? Spinrad, Norman // Nature;6/8/2000, Vol. 405 Issue 6787, p623 

    Presents a fictional scenario which speculates about the earth's climate. Description of a fictional argument in the year 2322 over successful attempts to combat global warming which were causing a new ice age; Fictional climatology conference in which the argument occurred; Suggestion by an...

  • Branching out. Abbatt, Jon // Utility Week;3/12/2010, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p22 

    The article focuses on vegetation management developments launched in Great Britain including updates to the way risk from trees is managed and the Sustainable Use Directive. It mentions the important role that can be played by vegetation in mitigating the localised impact of global warming. It...

  • Letting It All Hang Out. Groark, Virginia // ABA Journal;Jan2010, Vol. 96 Issue 1, p11 

    The article focuses on lawyer Alexander Lee and the Project Laundry List. Lee believes that air-drying laundry and cold-water washing can lead to a decrease in power consumption and control global warming. It adds that Lee conceived the Project Laundry List while in college after he heard a...

  • Australia to host inaugural 'Beyond Kyoto' meeting.  // New Vegetarian & Natural Health;Spring2005, p7 

    Reports that Australia will host in November 2005 the first meeting of six nations that have agreed to a pact to combat global warming by developing technology to cut greenhouse gas emissions. Introduction of the Asia-Pacific Partnership on Clean Development and Climate; Development and adoption...

  • THE VILLAGE GREEN Portland, Oregon. Barker, Elizabeth // Kiwi;Mar/Apr2008, p13 

    The article reports on the revisions to the Global Warming Action Plan of Portland, Oregon for 2008. As reported, the revisions include a new goal of cutting greenhouse gas emissions to ten percent below by 2010. To achieve this, the city is considering reducing the use of cars. Also noted is...

  • Learning to be Smart.  // Future Times;2010, Vol. 1, p2 

    The article suggests that an international focus on how to prevent global warming has kept people's attention from what would have been an equally disastrous set of conditions arising from glaciation and the development of a new ice age. It adds that had the world not caused global warming,...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics