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Get the Papal Encyclical Climate Action Kit

From Interfaith Power and Light (http://interfaithpowerandlight.org): Interfaith Power & Light and the Catholic Climate Covenant have teamed up to bring you our Pope Francis’ encyclical Climate Action Kit. No matter what your faith tradition, it is our hope that this five-step guide will … Continue reading

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Clean Air Should Not Be Optional

From the American Lung Association (http://www.lung.org): Can you imagine what our cities and towns would look like if there were no limits on air pollution? Or if states, under pressure from polluters, could just “opt out” of Clean Air Act … Continue reading

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Pope Francis Releases Papal Encyclical on Climate Change

From Pennsylvania Interfaith Power and Light (http://www.paipl.org): You may have heard that Pope Francis has released an important teaching document about ecology and Creation that addresses climate change as “one symptom of an unsustainable consumption and wasteful use of resources.” … Continue reading

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Years of Living Dangerously—June 5, Harrisburg

The final episode (9) of Years of Living Dangerously will be featured at our dinner theater on Friday, June 5, 2015. Location:   Unitarian Church of Harrisburg, 1280 Clover Lane Time:  6 to closing time Bring a dish to share (optional). … Continue reading

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How Can We Become Better Stewards of the Earth?—May 30, Harrisburg

Interfaith Power and Light Workshop Sponsored by the Spiritual Assembly of Baha’is of Harrisburg Saturday, May 30, 2015, 1:00- 4:00 PM East Shore Area Library, Room B, 4501 Ethel Street, Harrisburg, PA 17109 Together we will say prayers for the … Continue reading

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Years of Living Dangerously—May 22, Harrisburg

Unitarian Church of Harrisburg, 1280 Clover Lane, Harrisburg Friday, May 22, 2015, at 6 PM Open to Public – Bring a friend This groundbreaking documentary explores the impacts of climate change. Light supper provided. – Food donations gratefully accepted. Watch … Continue reading

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Oceans Facing Carbon Rates Which Spurred Mass Die-Off 250 Million Years Ago

Posted at http://www.commondreams.org/news/2015/04/10/oceans-facing-carbon-rates-which-spurred-mass-die-250-million-years-ago Published on Friday, April 10, 2015 by Common Dreams University of Edinburgh researchers warn that the carbon emissions that drove a mass extinction event some 252 million years ago were released at a rate similar to today … Continue reading

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Melting Ice Slows Down Ocean Circulation

The Atlantic Conveyor Belt is a system of ocean currents that bring warm temperatures and important nutrients to the waters off of East Coast America and Western Europe. But as global warming melts ice in Greenland, the influx of fresh … Continue reading

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Years of Living Dangerously—March 27, Harrisburg

March 27, 6:00 p.m. Unitarian Church of Harrisburg, 1280 Clover Lane, Harrisburg Light supper provided—watch two episodes (one hour each), with time for food and discussion. Open to Public—bring a friend Suggest RSVP to Rachel mark at rachelmark@paonline.com. This groundbreaking … Continue reading

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Thanks to Climate Change, Arctic Sea Ice at Lowest Levels Ever Recorded

Posted at http://www.commondreams.org/news/2015/03/20/thanks-climate-change-arctic-sea-ice-lowest-levels-ever-recorded Published on Friday, March 20, 2015 by Common Dreams National Snow and Ice Data Center researchers find ‘Arctic is being seriously impacted by our warming climate’ By Sarah Lazare, staff writer Blue sky begins to break through … Continue reading

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