22 May '11, 5am

FEELING IGNORED Aussie Climate Scientists Go Gangsta Rap VIDEO #climatechange #science

FEELING IGNORED Aussie Climate Scientists Go Gangsta Rap VIDEO #climatechange #science

You feel like an oppressed minority, scorned and misunderstood. Your work is mocked and targeted by powerful unbelievers and dissed by many in the public. You are a climate scientist. Sometimes you just gotta let go. How do you speak up for yourself? In Australia, a group of real, live climate scientists got together to create a rap video, defending their work and the science that shows that the earth is in trouble. Originally created for an edgy Australian current affairs program, the video has garnered a lot of attention. The method is funny, but the message is real: "Climate change is caused by people. Earth, unlike [the movie] Alien, has no sequel." The scientists decry the deniers, including FOX News journalists and pundits, and even takes aim at the negotiators at the U.N. Climate Change talks. The scientists made the video at the urging of the host of the TV program...

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