Exxon Knew About Global Warming in 1981 – And Denied It For 27 Years

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“ExxonMobil, the world’s biggest oil company, knew as early as 1981 of climate change – seven years before it became a public issue, according to a newly discovered email from one of the firm’s own scientists. Despite this the firm spent millions over the next 27 years to promote climate denial.”

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A Word on Cars and the Environment

Smart Cars

Smart Cars

Through the Luminary Lens is a wonderful blog that, among other things, discusses how humans are affecting the Earth and ways that we can minimize our negative impact on it. The writer has recently posted a photo challenge in which he uses his new Smart car as the subject, and talks about the Smart car’s advantages for the environment and your wallet!

Check out the post here.