How Much Insight Into Global Catastrophy Do We Need To Act?
Have you ever tried to talk to someone about the climate change and what the world may be like in the near future if we do not do something different? I have and often you find the response is a glazing over of the eyes and the subject gets changed rather quickly.
It does seem that we do not want to think about the implications of global CO2 levels going above 400 parts per million ( a new milestone we just passed in 2013 – congratulations to us..). All of the ice at both of the poles has started melting at an alarming rate.
So many of us live in coastal cities and some are near or at sea level now.
In this video made by National Geographic or NatGeo as they go by now we Join Leonardo DiCaprio as he explores the topic of climate change. Along the way this non scientist and famous actor discovers what must be done today to prevent catastrophic disruption of life on our planet.
Can We Avert Global Catastrophy?
It begins with Ban Ki-moon who is the incumbent Secretary-General of the United Nations inviting him to speak at the UN on climate change.
About Gordon Smith Gordon's expertise in the area of industrial energy efficiency and alternative energy. He is an experienced electrical engineer with a Masters degree in Alternative Energy technology. He is the co-founder of several renewable energy media sites including Solar Thermal Magazine.