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Transcript: Al Gore's Speech On Climate

Transcript: Al Gore's Speech On Climate

WASHINGTON, DC, July 18, 2008 (ENS) – Ladies and gentlemen: There are times in the history of our nation when our very way of life depends upon dispelling illusions and awakening to the challenge of a present danger. In such moments, we are called upon to move quickly and boldly to shake off complacency, throw…

Gore Challenges America to 100% Clean Energy in 10 Years

Gore Challenges America to 100% Clean Energy in 10 Years

WASHINGTON, DC, July 18, 2008 (ENS) – “Today I challenge our nation to commit to producing 100 percent of our electricity from renewable energy and truly clean carbon-free sources within 10 years,” said former Vice President and Nobel Peace Laureate Al Gore Thursday. Speaking to an audience at the Daughters of the American Revolution Constitution…

On THE GREEN: ANIMALS

On THE GREEN: ANIMALS

The animal kingdom has always been especially intriguing for humans, since that is the kingdom of which we are a member. Although we distinguish ourselves through intelligence, much about animal cultures holds tremendous relevance and impact on human civilization. Maybe the animals in the Bronx Zoo have something to teach all of us? BIG IDEAS…