350.org: Why We Need To Keep CO2 At 350 PPM

According to environmental writer Bill McKibben, and leading climate scientist James Hansen, 350 parts per million is the upper bound of safe CO2 levels on Earth. For a reasonable dissent that suggests 450 ppm, click here. McKibben has created an awesome website, www.350.org, to focus on getting to his magic number. The video below is a powerful demonstration  of why humanity should keep CO2 at 350 ppm, a wordless demonstration that doesn't depend on language, just numbers and images, to make its point.

 

 

Further Reading:

Add a comment
  • to get your picture next to your comment (not a member yet?).
  • Posted on July 4, 2008. Listed in:

    See other articles written by Eliav »

    Pledge to do these related actions

    Give Coal The Boot, 61°

    Greenpeace are asking people to help give coal the boot once and for all: "Burning ...

    Get Your Own Website with a Bright Green Web Host, 93°

    Your website, as an expression of your vision and passion, is the greatest shot you've ...

    I heart clean energy, 11°

    This Valentines day, show your leaders in Washington why you care about a clean energy ...

    Follow these related projects

    Increase Natural Gas Energy Efficiency

    Any city, Any state, Any country, United States

    Featured Companies & Orgs