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"Today we are faced with the need to achieve rapid reductions in global fossil fuel emissions and to nearly phase out fossil fuel emissions by the middle of the century," Dr. James Hanson, director of the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies, says in his new book , "Most governments are saying that they recognize these imperatives...Ladies and gentlemen, your governments are lying through their teeth."Dr. Hansen will be at the 3rd annual Down 2 Earth Boston Green Living Festival on April 10, 2010 to discuss his new book, Storms of My Grandchildren: The Truth About the Coming Climate Catastrophe and Our Last Chance to Save Humanity, and deliver the keynote speech at the festival.
Find more information at d2eboston.com
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