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13 TERRIFYING CLIMATE CHANGE FACTS

Subscribe! Because SMART IS THE NEW SEXY: https://goo.gl/JTfP6L Climate change (or global warming), is the process of our planet warming up. Unfortunately, it has already heated by 1% within the last century and the process is still going on. Though 1°C doesn’t actually sound much, still it means a lot for the planet, humans and […]

Sunshine Stories. Episode 5 Solar energy strengthens health services

More than 150.000 women die in Africa each year in childbirth. Solar energy helps to improve health services on the African countryside, especially for expectant mothers and their newborns. It saves lives!

Sunshine Stories. Episode 4 Solar power improves educational opportunities

Mwende is in her last year of primary school. The establishment of a solar-based mini-grid in the village has made it possible for her to do homework in the evenings and has raised the quality of teaching.

Sunshine Stories. Episode 3 Solar energy can revolutionize agriculture and boost food security

In Sub-Saharan Africa 2 billion acres of farmland are weather-dependent. Small farmers who have adopted solar water pumps and dryppirrigation reduce the risk of crop failure, improve productivity and increase food security.

Sunshine Stories. Episode 2 Solar boosting business

Access to electricity fosters entrepreneurship and increased economic activity. In this episode, you will meet men and women who has gotten their dream come through thanks to access to solar energy.

Sunshine Stories. Episode1 Solar energy leapfrogging central grids

Solar energy does more than generating power. Solar energy change and improve lives. Sunshine Stories is a short documentary series on how solar energy is a liberating power highligting tales of rural Africa.

Forget Shorter Showers

Would any sane person think dumpster diving would have stopped Hitler, or that composting would have ended slavery or brought about the eight-hour workday; or that chopping wood and carrying water would have gotten people out of Tsarist prisons; or that dancing around a fire would have helped put in place the Voting Rights Act […]

A Human Being Is A Part Of The Whole

Words of Wisdom by Albert Einstein A quote by Einstein: A human being is a part of the whole, called by us “Universe”, a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feelings as something separated from the rest — a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is […]

High Tide in Tuvalu

What do you do when your tiny, idyllic coral atoll is a few mere metres above the Pacific Ocean, the waters are rising, and your biggest neighbour won’t acknowledge that it may be a contributor to the cause – or even that there is a problem? “High Tide in Tuvalu” gives us an islanders’ perspective […]

Why Do Banks Make So Much Money?

http://www.positivemoney.org.uk The Proof that Banks Create Money: http://www.positivemoney.org.uk/how-banks-create-money/proof-that-banks-create-money/ Banks make so much money because they can create money, effectively out of nothing, by lending. Every single pound in your bank account was created by a bank, not by your government. ———————– SUBSCRIBE: http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=PositiveMoneyUK Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/PositiveMoney Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/PositiveMoneyUK Follow us […]

Inequality: Why are the rich getting richer?

Inequality Our money system guarantees that inequality will get worse — Here is the evidence: http://ow.ly/qbCdr 1. The current money system distributes money from the bottom 90% to the top 10% Because 97% of the money in the UK is created by banks, someone must pay interest on nearly every pound in the circulation. This […]

Capitalism

The first and last rule of capitalism is this: Make More Capital. And it’s killing us. But we can build better systems. There are plenty of options. We can change the rules.

France ‘changed’ version of White House video on Paris agreement

The French government released its own version of the White House video on the Paris climate accord Friday, complete with what it views as corrections to the Trump administration’s stance on the deal.

The Best Speech about Humanity – Carl Sagan

Carl Sagan gives the best speech ever about humanity and how foolish we behave. Pale Blue Dot is one of the most important and reflective speeches about the human condition and our place in the Universe. The Pale Blue Dot is a photograph of Earth taken in 1990 by the Voyager 1 space probe from […]

Climate change impacts in Europe

The observed changes in climate are already having wide-ranging impacts on ecosystems, the economy and on human health and well-being in Europe. New records continue to be set on global and European temperatures, sea levels and reduced sea ice in the Arctic. Precipitation patterns are changing, generally making wet regions in Europe wetter and dry […]

MAN vs EARTH

Who Do You Think Will Win? To DIRECTLY Fight the Destruction and Stand For Trees go to: http://www.standfortrees.org/manvsearth Sign up for my Motivational Mailing List and Newsletter http://princeea.com/exclusive Audio only version here: https://soundcloud.com/prince-ea/3-seconds-earth-vs-mankind-prince-ea Written and Performed by: @PrinceEa Shot and Edited by the Incredible Change for Balance http://www.changeforbalance.com/ https://www.facebook.com/ChangeForBalance/?fref=ts https://www.instagram.com/changeforbalance/ Motion Graphics and Animations by […]

I wish I could just scream and let everybody know how big this is!

A first-hand report as Mike MacFerrin @University of Colorado at Boulder shows us extraordinary ice melt on Greenland. What will be the effects of the changing climate and what gives him hope?

The Story of Microfibers

Most of us wear synthetic fabrics like polyester every day. Our dress shirts, yoga pants, fleeces, and even underwear are all increasingly made of synthetic materials — plastic, in fact. But these synthetic fabrics, from which 60% of all clothing on earth is made, have a big hidden problem: when they’re washed, they release tiny […]