Reading: The Biggest Lungs Ever? #Cough4Coal #Climate
There's a giant set of lungs on the loose, and who knows where they are going to turn up next!? Created by the artists and activists from the group Tools for Action that met during Global Power Shift, the 8 meter x 4 meter set of lungs is a creative intervention, #Cough4Coal , designed to highlight the effects of coal extraction and combustion on human and planetary health. It is an artwork and protest about air, created of air, and linking the air of the world to the air inside us - beautifully captured in this powerful short video : Follow the #Cough4Coal project on Facebook - just click here and 'like' their page. Burning coal releases a frightful density of toxic air pollutants, acid gas, soot and dust that penetrates deep into the lungs and the blood stream. Coupled with the dense quantities of greenhouse gasses burning coal releases, it's time to put an end to it. As...