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"Perhaps the developing world can leapfrog the West with newer and cleaner technologies. I read that many countries in Africa already have cellphones even though they do not have land lines. Maybe similar developments in energy technology can be used in the same way."

rsmarg, TakingITGlobal member, United States



In the past decade, it has been called everything from the “greatest hoax ever perpetrated on mankind” to the “greatest challenge to face man”. There have been conventions, coalitions, and conferences held in its name. Hundreds of politicians have discussed, debated and even come to agree on possible solutions armed with which we might stand and face its impending challenge. Thousands of scientists have released studies, statements, and reports documenting its harmful and possibly even apocalyptic consequences for all of the world’s biodiversity. Millions of people have individually altered their own lifestyles and together they have walked and run and biked in fierce protest. The issue at hand is climate change, and it has literally and figuratively taken every corner of our... (more)


 
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