Sunday, July 20, 2008

The Debt Trap

Great article from The New York Times about Americans digging deeper into debt. They are not the only ones at fault. Read how the credit card companies and mortgage lenders reap profits from the fees they charge. It doesn't matter whether people can pay the loans off because the companies bundle up the loans and sell them as securities. NIMBY attitude and we are paying for it now with the credit crisis.

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Friday, July 18, 2008

Al Gore's Speech to End Carbon-Based Dependence

Listen to Al Gore's speech about global warming, the oil crisis, and his plan to move from oil to alternative sources of energy.

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Sunday, July 6, 2008

Climate Change has reached the Critical State

Learn about the effects climate change will have on the world in this blog. Unless something is done to halt it dire changes are certain.

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Tuesday, July 1, 2008

Massive Algae Bloom in China Threatens Olympics Sailing Races

The country’s official news agency, Xinhua, reported that algae currently cover a third of the coastal waters designated for the Olympic sailing competition.

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