I Worry About Global Warming

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    GLOBAL Warming

    I worry about global warming because we are really getting too much rain in Namibia know.  The first time in world history Namibia is declared as a flooded county who needs help.  It is very, very scary.  We are not equipt to handle so much rain. People are...
    Mattahornofthedesert Mattahornofthedesert
    51-55, F
    15 Responses Apr 5, 2009

    Tornados In Northern California

    I've lived in Sacramento for decades now, I don't ever remember news reports of tornados in the past. Now over the last few years there have been tornados in the Sacramento Valley Sacramento was projected to get increased fires, flooding because of global climate change, now...
    akasolia akasolia
    41-45, F
    4 Responses May 27, 2011

    42°+ temperature....

    Dear Sun, Please go to settings>display>brightness and lower your brightness! Please its too hot to handle! Sun replied... I have not changed any settings. Please go to your settings and... 1. Increase number of trees... 2. Reduce carbon emissions levels... 3. Reduce concrete...
    sperrow sperrow
    22-25, M
    3 Responses May 8, 2014

    The Weather Is Changing...

    Here in So CA, it is no longer that warm in summer. I spent 2 summers not swimming because of it. and there are other issues. I am scared that someday San Diego, my precious beautiful hometown, and Coronado, my even more beautiful stomping ground, will be buried underwater...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Mar 1, 2012

    People will argue, point fingers

    and deny responsibility for climate change for decades. It's happening, climate change is real so let's just do something now and maybe future generations will thank us instead of cursing us.
    Megan857 Megan857
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Apr 2

    after a short two hour debate held between top

    government beuracrats mascarading as scientists and the general educated public, GLOBAL WARMING has been proven to be nothing more more than an elaborate yet poorly executed HOAX!
    tjrmy75 tjrmy75
    36-40, M
    Aug 29, 2015

    Global Warming.....do We As A Race Have A High Sense Of Importance?

    My story will be brief,I believe that we as a race feel that we, as insignificant that we are can affect global climate change. In the words of the comedian George Carlin, the Earth created us because it didnt have plastic! And if it wanted to, would shake us off like fleas...
    jessica72tyler jessica72tyler
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Feb 27, 2012

    OBAMA & GLOBAL WARMING & THE KEYSTONE PIPELINE.

    ..^Interesting Article ..http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/obama-and-climate-change-the-real-story-20131217
    DreamWizard DreamWizard
    51-55, F
    Dec 19, 2013

    Better Terminology In Australia it is

    commonly called "CLIMATE CHANGE" Because the temperature is increasing but in parts of the world other forms of climatic changes are occurring. Here it's gotten so much dryer over the last 20 years. Air temp distortions change water flow. Desertification is also occurring in...
    NicholasVerheyden NicholasVerheyden
    18-21, M
    Apr 1

    Classic story. People don't do anything

    until it's too late. And so far that's whats happening with Climate change
    NicholasVerheyden NicholasVerheyden
    18-21, M
    1 Response Apr 1

    New York City Now Going Green

    Mayor Bloomberg of New York City just announced that they are going to use these Microturbines for apartment buildings(and maybe hybrid buses). They can run on natural gas, waste gas, biogas, as well as liquid fuels. They require no oil or lubrication to run. Why can’t...
    john12 john12
    26-30, M
    1 Response Dec 30, 2007

    Is This The Turning Point?

    its freezing cold in England here after a few bad summers and too much rain. I hope this isnt the time when our climate changes permanently because of the freezing water produced by melting ice in the arctic....
    carolyn25 carolyn25
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Apr 4, 2013

    Open Debate

    Interesting. I have been commenting on the thread started by girlonfire777, and she is a typical head in the sand denier. After I asked her to provide some data to support her erroneous claims, she has seemingly blocked me from her thread. Is this possible? Or can this only be...
    gwallt72 gwallt72
    36-40, M
    1 Response Mar 8, 2012

    Wall Of Dust In Australia

    There is an interesting wall of dust that have been sighted in Australia.Daily Mail reports:"An enormous wall of dust has hit part of Australia as residents brace themselves for a tropical cyclone.The stunning images of the wild dust storm were captured by tugboat works and...
    mareliberum mareliberum
    26-30
    1 Response Jan 11, 2013

    Don't. I live in a part of the Earth

    that is cooling at an alarming rate!
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Mar 9, 2015

    Al Gore - Nobel Lecture

    I have just watch the Nobel Peace Prize excerpt on CNN. Below is the letter written by Al Gore addressing the committee. << Your Majesties, Your Royal Highnesses, Honorable members of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, Excellencies, Ladies and gentlemen. I have a...
    nicorley nicorley
    26-30, F
    2 Responses Dec 15, 2007

    Worried Sick

    Where should i start ? Back in decemeber 07 this global warming stuff hit me hard and I haven't been myself since. I use to be a free spirited , fun guy. I was one of Georgia's top runners in the state till this fear took over my life. I don't run much now. I have been on...
    alanruns alanruns
    31-35, M
    6 Responses Feb 8, 2009

    As Nelly Once Said, "It's Gettin In Hot In Here"

    Ever since I did a major research report 4 years ago on the effects of global warming on the arctic, I've become an activist. I started crying when I read that polar bears were going extinct. Never did I think an animal would go extinct during my lifetime. I am constantly...
    yisrael yisrael
    18-21, F
    14 Responses Feb 10, 2009

    I Saw The Film "Fuel"

    See this documentary! It manages to be passionate, comprehensive (I rewound a few times to take in dense information), and hopeful.  It includes the history of the US energy policy, which will make you angry. The filmmaker, Josh Tickell, is sincere, smart, and willing to...
    EvesHarvest EvesHarvest
    56-60, F
    2 Responses Sep 1, 2010

    Yes

    Global  is here already. Sadly we have to face it.
    mother1983 mother1983
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Feb 27, 2011

    Climate Change

    Global warming is causing "climate change". More extreme weather. Much increase in destructive natural disasters and drought.  Them being more intense, also.  It's scary.  Everyone has much greater chance of being personally affected by a natural disaster sometime.  I worry...
    MDenise MDenise
    31-35, F
    Jan 18, 2013

    Need to Take a New Approach to Global Warming Debates

    Global warming and climate change has unfortunately been snatched up by politics, and I think unfortunately that means there will always be a big divide. One group knows that climate change is at least partly man-made. The other groups knows that climate change is just a...
    Nickmare Nickmare
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Jun 29, 2009

    What's good about rising temperatures.

    Need it to a school project
    NinaOMB NinaOMB
    16-17, F
    1 Response Dec 16, 2014

    Hostage Earth: The Possibility Of Man Inducing Runaway Global Warming.

    Nine months ago almost to the day, scientists published an article mentioning the possibility of runaway global warming on Earth, with average temperature far exceeding 100 Celsius. The 2012.09.13 issue of Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society is a terraforming issue...
    m108rfd m108rfd
    56-60, M
    1 Response Jun 12, 2013

    It Is Beyond Our Control

    It is a balance that is very delicate. Factors include the temperature of the earth itself . Ice ages and warming have happened. The sun varies in its temperature. . We can and should reduce noxious gases before we all die from lack of oxygen Just my thoughts. We are killing...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    2 Responses Mar 19, 2012

    Measured Levels Of Ambient Pee In The Ocean Are The Highest Ever Recorded!

    This from my groundbreaking research using only peer-reviewed scientific methods and measurements of actual warm spots caused by *gasp* pee. There is only one solution to this problem which promises to not only destroy humanity as we know it, but will also make the ocean smell...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    5 Responses Oct 24, 2011

    It's real, and those

    that deny it (big money) are on the wrong side of history. Even if it wasn't real, the mere idea of global warming should inspire us to take action and help prevent doing further damage to the earth, maybe to some extent reverse some of the damage. Ignorance is not an excuse, we...
    killcupid killcupid
    22-25, M
    2 Responses Jan 7, 2014
    EvesHarvest EvesHarvest
    56-60, F
    3 Responses Sep 1, 2013
    Longpatrol90 Longpatrol90
    22-25, M
    1 Response Mar 22

    Human-caused Global Climate Change

    I don't worry about global warming, because I cannot stop it, and neither can you. What you people don't seem to understand is that the amount of CO2 in the atmosphere is dependent upon the atmosphere's temperature, not the other way around. The amount of carbon in the earth's...
    rdvark rdvark
    51-55
    1 Response Mar 1, 2013

    Green Drivel

    http://www.torontosun.com/2012/06/22/green-drivel Green ‘drivel’ exposed The godfather of global warming lowers the boom on climate change hysteria By Lorrie Goldstein ,Toronto Sun First posted: Saturday, June 23, 2012 10:56 AM EDT James Lovelock is a...
    DozerDan DozerDan
    66-70, M
    1 Response Jun 24, 2012

    Ny Times Stops Lying, Closes "environmental" (lies) Desk.

    For more than a decade the NY Times has publised lie after lie day after day. But now even the most fraudulent liars in the US are shutting down their environmental lies desk. Its no wonder that they have lost readers day after day. Lies are still lies even when they recite them...
    DozerDan DozerDan
    66-70, M
    1 Response Jan 17, 2013

    Hope

    Cause the effects of climate change are going to be beyound our control and are happening now. Those who have the power to change and wake up are in denial or will only bother when it starts to accfect their cash flow. This topic is hurting me so much each day. Everyday I see...
    EbonyAndIvoryy EbonyAndIvoryy
    18-21, F
    1 Response Apr 27, 2012
    INeedSomeAdvicePleaseHelp INeedSomeAdvicePleaseHelp
    41-45, M
    Sep 11, 2014

    It's not normal for it to be 70 degrees

    Fahrenheit on Christmas in New York...
    peepmoo peepmoo
    18-21
    2 Responses Dec 28, 2015

    Enough Is Enough

    News break today:  For the first time in history the polar ice caps are melting.  The north pole to be exact.  I'm not sure where santa is going to be from now on, but enough is enough.  Come on.  For the first time in history.  The last time the...
    obi5967 obi5967
    22-25
    6 Responses Jun 27, 2008

    Seasons Are Changing

    what is weird now is that where i live we are begining to have a major drought issue because it will not rain..... only snow. I belive this has to do global warming....it messes with the weather.
    amandapugh11 amandapugh11
    16-17, F
    3 Responses Mar 7, 2012

    Mayan's Calendar ?

    I do not know if the end of the world is near and I don't care ... But if we are not careful, the end is coming soon !
    juliegirlie juliegirlie
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Apr 1, 2012

    "HOGWASH and Poppycock."

    I get very upset with people who say this or something to this effect.  How can they be so blind.  Look around us, open your eyes, it is there.  From the North pole to the South pole and all places in between. I don't worry how it will affect me as I am over 60...
    BonnieJene BonnieJene
    66-70, F
    35 Responses Jun 27, 2008

    Everyone Should

    Sure I do. It's a global problem, which means it's everyone's problem, no matter if it's your fault or not. Everyone needs to put an effort into tackling it. I tjust won't go away because you want it to. It takes effort.
    Luangi Luangi
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Dec 16, 2007

    Summer (in Australia)

    The inland at this time of the year (high Summer) is always extremely hot. Yesterday was the hottest on record & potentially disastrous on the coast (in Sydney) because the intensely hot weather drifted across. If anyone is interested: http://www.sbs.com.au/news/article/1725272...
    raedeejay raedeejay
    66-70, M
    3 Responses Jan 8, 2013

    Ambient Levels Of Co2 Today Are Multiples Greater Than Ever In The Planet's History

    There is something I feel compelled to share on this issue. Since I'm home as I write this and my source for this one fact is a National Geographic poster in my office I cannot quote any numbers but I welcome all and anyone to contact me for more info and I will be pleased to...
    onesofteffeteweakprettysweetts onesofteffeteweakprettysweetts
    51-55, T
    3 Responses Dec 6, 2010

    I Have Little Hope

    Honestly I believe that regular people can make a. Change but governments don't have this as a number one priority. As far as oil goes, this is really bad because with oil being our main source of energy, this will make electric cars much more expensive, therefore less people...
    Chrissy800 Chrissy800
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jun 14, 2012

    It's Not In the Future. It's Here.

    Flooding in England and India. Historic drought in the US and Australia. Historic heat in the US. England had summer this spring and then no summer at all during the summer months. The ocean is acidifying and the coral reefs are dying. Two tropical storms have formed in the Gulf...
    Pinget Pinget
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Aug 16, 2007

    Australia's Heat Waves

    The temperature in Australia definitely has increased as their Bureau of Meteorology has been forced to add a new color to their color scheme. The color purple now means that the temperature may reach 54 degrees Celsius. Daily Mail reports that "[r]emote parts of Southern...
    mareliberum mareliberum
    26-30
    1 Response Jan 8, 2013

    I care about are planets future

    and I worry about all the carbon dioxide that's polluting are earth including the pollution and endangering animals, when I get older I want all these animals and us to be around for a long time but none of this will ever happen if we done stand up to fight I LOVE this PLANET...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Nov 22, 2014
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