eBay Germany pushes plastic waste disaster Nespresso

The Guardian: The single-serve coffee maker supports growers, but also creates a lot of waste. Its story illustrates the power and limitations of corporate sustainability programs. The company’s single-serve aluminum pods create unnecessary waste. A valuable, energy-intensive resource winds up in landfills. That’s bad. Let's chat about the elephant in the room. Nespresso themselves have…

Dry Conditions, then Tumbleweed Invaded Town

Victorville in Southern California suddenly submerged by tumbleweed. And this wasn’t the first town! Study: Climate change may reshuffle western weeds http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/sdut-farm-scene-western-weeds-020609-2009feb06-story.html Tumbleweed footage by James Quigg with the Victor Valley Daily Press http://www.vvdailypress.com/news/20180416/tumbleweed-takeover-high-winds-leave-neighborhood-overrun Thomas footage by Mike Eliason https://twitter.com/EliasonMike Australia town consumed by ‘hairy peänic’ http://www.bbc.com/news/world-australia-35600546 Hundreds of homes in Montecito … http://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-me-thomas-fire-ledeall-20171216-story.html Tumbleweed…

Why is Great Pacific Garbage Patch Increasing Exponentially?

Plastic within the Great Pacific Garbage Patch is ‘increasing exponentially,’ scientists find That’s the title of a new Washington Post article, written by Chris Mooney. He explains, the results of a new study. Seventy nine thousand tons of plastic debris, in the form of 1.8 trillion pieces, now occupy an area three times the size…

Short film: They said it couldn’t be done

A Climate State short film. Credits Aaron Thierry: The Logic of Climate Change (March 2017) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r7TL_BbAd-s Video footage via http://Pixabay.com Additional video footage by http://Tesla.com Teaser photo by Alessio Lin https://unsplash.com/photos/nDumFIIERkM Sound Academy Trailer https://www.trailermusicacademy.com Epic Stock Media http://epicstockmedia.com Additional sound effects http://freesound.org

The Digital Card Game Designed around Extreme Weather Events

Gwent: The Witcher Card Game is a free-to-play digital collectible card game, heavily designed around extreme weather, developed by CD Projekt for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. More from Twitch streamer Jaggerous https://www.youtube.com/user/TheJaggerous http://www.twitch.tv/Jaggerous Related Gwent: The Witcher Card Game https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gwent:_The_Witcher_Card_Game Gwent website https://www.playgwent.com/en Gwent at Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/directory/game/Gwent:%20The%20Witcher%20Card%20Game

Colonization in Space (Climate State Music Video)

An energetic psytrance song, composed around 2013. What if we have to consider space as an option, because climate becomes too disruptive? Related: Stephen Hawking says we must colonise other planets to ensure human survival http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/stephen-hawking-colonise-other-planets-ensure-human-survival-a7746016.html Video footage via http://pixabay.com and NASA Space colonization https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Space_colonization Samples by Isaac Asimov For music by Climate State visit…

Report: Trump to ban climate change on Earth #WarOnCoal

After what many describe as incredible news, and some others describe as wrong, or outright false, or from a dimension called alternative, there has been reports of something, of something so dramatic. References Donald Trump acknowledges climate change — at his Irish golf course http://www.politico.eu/article/donald-trump-acknowledges-climate-change-at-his-irish-golf-course/ Rising seas could swamp Trump’s ‘Winter White House’ at Mar-a-Lago,…

Warner Brothers and Paramount Pictures against Fair Use for YouTube climate change content

Recently we published the video Top 10 👍 Climate Change Movies 😍, including a 46 seconds segment with content from the official Interstellar trailers. Research and content editing took around a week. However, while some content owners granted usage (some still pending), the YouTube account MC for Warner Bros. Paramount Pictures responsible for copyright of…