11-year old 5th-Grader Bryce Madder: 'I first learned about global warming about a year ago. I was in school and I found out by 2040, all the world’s sea ice will disappear. By 2050, we could actually lose two-thirds of polar bears, and that just really bothered me.'
Turn off the lights when you leave a room. Play less video games and watch less TV. Rely on solar, wind, or other alternative energies. Instead of driving, walk or ride a bike more often. Raise your thermostat by 2° in the summer and lower it by 2° in the winter. Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.
Michael T. Klare, Prof. of peace at Hampshire College: 'At this point, electing green-minded leaders, stopping climate deniers (or ignorers) from capturing high office, and opposing fossil-fueled ultranationalism is the only realistic path to a habitable planet.'
'Sometime in the next few hundred years, biotechnology will have advanced to the point where we can design and breed entire ecologies of living creatures adapted to survive in remote places away from Earth. I give the name Noah’s Ark culture to this style of space operation.'