Bill McKibben

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The Contrarian Complex

by: Blaine Skrainka

This week the IPCC released an apocalyptish report on how the climate is affecting the Earth's ecosystems, the economy and peoples' livelihoods. We examine the concerted right-wing effort to hide the facts.

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Face the Change interview WILD world

What if a Simple Sticker Could Change the World?

by: Blaine Skrainka

Climate change can at times seem like an insurmountable problem, especially when governments and multinational corporate leaders so often fail to even acknowledge the threat. Robert Shirkey thinks he can disrupt this status quo with […]

Tags: Bill McKibben, Blaine Skrainka, Canada, Climate Change, Face the Change, fossil fuel industry, Global Warming, Politics, Robert Shirkey, The Wild Magazine, world
Bill McKibben interview WILD Bold Issue

Not Without a Fight

by: Blaine Skrainka

From the archives: Our conversation with climate advocate Bill McKibben.

Tags:, Bill McKibben, Blaine Skrainka, Climate Change, divestment, Global Warming
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Doing the (Highly Depressing) Math

by: Stephen Paulsen

Bill McKibben in New York City on the Do The Math tour As you probably already know/expect, there is no such thing as good pollution. Unfortunately, however, it takes only an elementary grasp of mathematics […]

Tags:, Activism, Bill McKibben, Climate Change, Do The Math, documentary, Global Warming, Green, Livia Coulias Blanc, stephen paulsen, The Wild Magazine
Keystone XL protest WILD mag world

Dear Mr. President, #NoKXL

by: Blaine Skrainka

Nearly one year ago today, President Obama and Secretary of State Clinton announced that they would delay a decision on the Keystone XL pipeline until further environmental impact studies could be reviewed (read: until after […]

Tags: Alberta, Bill McKibben, Blaine Skrainka, Climate Change, Environment, Global Warming, James Hansen, Keystone, Keystone pipeline, KXL, NASA, NoKXL, Science, Tar sands, The Wild Magazine
Extreme Heat WILD mag world

2012 Hottest on Record in the U.S., No Relief In Sight Globally

by: Blaine Skrainka

Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images We’ve been keeping track all year of how curious the weather has been, so it’s of little surprise that NOAA’s National Climatic Data Center this week made it official: 2012 was the hottest […]

Tags: Australia, Bill McKibben, Blaine Skrainka, Climate Change, extreme weather, Global Warming, Heatwave, NOAA, record temperatures, The Wild Magazine, United States, world
KXL protests outside White House WILD mag world

Protesters Demand “No KXL!”

by: Blaine Skrainka

For advocates of action on climate change, the science is settled — the time to move is now. For the second time in 13 months, thousands took to the streets surrounding the White House calling […]

Tags: 350org, Allison Chin, Bill McKibben, Blaine Skrainka, Cherri Foytlin, Climate Change, Environment, environmentalism, Global Warming, Green, Indigenous Environmental Network, James Hansen, Marty Cobenais, NASA, Protests, Sierra Club, The Wild Magazine, world
U.S. drought 2012

The future is now. And it is hot.

by: Blaine Skrainka

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration today released new data showing that last month was the hottest July ever recorded, with temperatures in the contiguous United States coming in at 3.3 degrees Fahrenheit above the […]

Tags: Bill McKibben, Blaine Skrainka, Climate Change, Drought, El Niño, Global Warming, Heatwave, hurricanes, James Hansen, NASA, NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies, National Academy of Sciences, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, NOAA, Politics, The Wild Magazine, world