Ecologists Tom Swetnam and Craig Allen explain the feedback loop of climate change creating conditions for worsening wildfires. The wildfires, in turn, eliminate trees which absorb carbon, making climate change worse. Arnold Schwarzenegger narrates.

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We received TWO Emmy Award Nominations!

Years of Living Dangerously received TWO Emmy Award Nominations! Big thanks to everyone for your support. 

** Outstanding Documentary Or Nonfiction Series - 2014
Years Of Living Dangerously • Showtime • Showtime Presents, A Roaring Fork Films Production

** Outstanding Writing for Nonfiction Programming - 2014
Written by Adam Bolt, Years Of Living Dangerously • The Surge • Showtime • Showtime Presents, A Roaring Fork Films Production

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NOAA teams up with Department of Energy & industry to improve wind forecasts

The growth of wind-generated power in the United States  is creating greater demand for improved wind forecasts. To address this need, the Department of Energy is working with NOAA and industry on the Wind Forecast Improvement Project, funded and led by DOE.

Read more: http://research.noaa.gov/News/NewsArchive/LatestNews/TabId/684/ArtMID/1768/ArticleID/10645/NOAA-teams-up-with-Department-of-Energy-industry-to-improve-wind-forecasts-.aspx

A few tips on how to reduce the environmental footprint of their summer celebrations….

Happy 4th of July!

The Chairman of the Largest Private Company in America Just Told the 1 Percent to Worry About Climate Change

According to a new study “Risky Business” - the US economy could suffer damages running into the hundreds of billions of dollars by the end of the century due to climate change

Gregory Page, Executive Chairman & former CEO of Cargill is concerned about the impact of changing climate patterns on the agricultural sector. READ more about the study: http://www.thenation.com/article/180420/chairman-largest-private-company-america-just-told-1-percent-worry-about-climate-chan

And watch Episode 1 where #DonCheadle investigates the impacts of climate change on Cargill: Years of Living Dangerously Premiere Full Episode

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http://yearsoflivingdangerously.com/story/pray-for-rain/

Why A National Carbon Tax Would Be Amazing — In Four Charts
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2014/06/23/3452051/national-carbon-tax-analysis/ Why A National Carbon Tax Would Be Amazing — In Four Charts
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2014/06/23/3452051/national-carbon-tax-analysis/ Why A National Carbon Tax Would Be Amazing — In Four Charts
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2014/06/23/3452051/national-carbon-tax-analysis/ Why A National Carbon Tax Would Be Amazing — In Four Charts
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2014/06/23/3452051/national-carbon-tax-analysis/

Check out this vine:  

Scientists and architects in New York City are turning to nature to improve coastal defense techniques bit.ly/1lvkyxi

A regional look at how summer temperatures have been steadily rising across the U.S. since 1970 

Chat live with Joel Bach, one of the creators and producers of Years of Living Dangerously, starring Matt Damon, Arnold Schwarzenegger and many other influential celebrities, journalists and political leaders, to find out how Hollywood is driving global climate action.

Join our live Twitter Q&A on Thursday, June 19th @ 12pm ET. Use #YEARSProject

The EPA’s Clean Power Plan will prevent up to 6,600 premature deaths a year, 150,000 asthma attacks in children, 3,300 heart attacks, and 490,000 missed school and work days.  
Show your support for safeguards on carbon pollution now: http://bit.ly/1o5p1IM