09 Jul '11, 7am

Some climate solutions for the rest of us.

Climate Solutions by Rob Painting Posted on 9 July 2011 by Rob Painting After writing the blog post Throwing Down the Gauntlet , 'Actually Thoughtful' suggested SkS authors/contributors write about what personal measures they've taken in regard to climate change, and what steps readers could take. This is my response. Nobody likes a hypocrite From time to time we get the odd comment here, suggesting that we (SkS contributors) are hypocrites; that we're using electricity and consumer goods that generate greenhouse gases and that we should be living in caves. These silly comments always give me a laugh, how do they know I'm not living in a cave running my recycled computer off a homemade exercycle Gilligan's Island -style? More seriously though, it does raise an issue about perceptions of hypocrisy. It's only natural to scoff when watching a TV segment about obesity and type...

Full article: http://www.skepticalscience.com/news.php?n=854

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