4 Potential Fossil Fuel Sources That Would Negate Climate Action
A new report, Dirty Fuels, Clean Futures, released today by the Sierra Club reveals four major potential sources of carbon pollution that, if developed, could dramatically alter the world’s climate. Data shows that the oil, gas and coal from these potential sources, including the Arctic Ocean, the Green River Formation, the Powder River Basin …
3:41 pm • 22 April 2014 • 889 notes
Latin American author Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who won the Nobel Prize in literature in 1982, died Thursday. He was 87. Garcia Marquez, the master of a style known as magic realism, was and remains Latin America’s best-known writer.
His novels were filled with miraculous and enchanting events and characters; love and madness; wars, politics, dreams and death. And everything he had written, Garcia Marquez once said, he knew or heard before he was 8 years old.
Chilean novelist Ariel Dorfman says Marquez’s Nobel Prize acceptance speech was one of the author’s most important messages to the world.
"Garcia Marquez is speaking about all the people who are marginal to history, who have not had a voice," Dorfman says. "He gives a voice to all those who died. He gives a voice to all those who are not born yet. He gives a voice to Latin America."
Read our full appreciation here.
Image via See Colombia
2:49 pm • 17 April 2014 • 3,610 notes
Just because you have plugs and wear combat boots, doesn’t make you edgy and different. It just means you’re a Basic Bitch wearing plugs and combat boots.
1:56 pm • 17 April 2014 • 3 notes
Stayed up all night watching the coachella live stream. (No Judgements please) Lorde was soooooooo Amazeballs!! Watching pixies makes me want to go buy a tix for one of their shows and Washedout was enchanting.
6:09 pm • 13 April 2014