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New Report Shows Just How Much the Keystone Pipeline Will Impact Global Warming

In February, TransCanada President Alex Pourbaix assured the world that the Keystone XL Pipeline wouldn’t have any impact on climate change — a …

Oil & Gas Industry

Do the Math Documentary Premieres on Earth Night, April 21

In 2006, <i>An Inconvenient Truth</i> helped spark a new wave of concern about global warming. Now, our team here at 350.org is hoping to spark a new wave of not just concern, but action, with a new documentary called <i>Do the Math</i> about the growing movement to take on the fossil fuel industry.<p>The documentary …

Bill McKibben's Climate Fight: How One Environmentalist Is Trying To Change The System

<i>From Mother Nature Network's John Platt:</i><p>Bill McKibben is a busy man. One day he'll be speaking to a packed auditorium to spread the message for the environmental nonprofit he founded, 350.org. The next he'll be at a protest, trying to stop the proposed Keystone XL pipeline (or spend a few days in …

Don't Ignore the Root of Trouble in Our Oceans

The clock is ticking for our sea life.<p>Every day, some 22 million tons of carbon pollution from factories, power plants, cars and other human sources are absorbed by the world's oceans. We're seeing the terrible effects as sea water acidifies, coral reefs collapse, oyster beds disappear and the tiny …