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The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) issued a series of state-of-the-art scientific documents, Climate Change 2007, the Fourth Assessment Report (AR4). It was for the efforts of the IPCC in bringing a dedicated, scientific assessment on the issues ralated to global warming that they share the 2007 Nobal Peace Prize with former Vice President Al Gore. It is time to move beyond the science and policy. Calls for action should start with the people's individual and collective accountabilities to determine how much CO2 they contribute to the Earth's atmosphere. The potential impacts of social networks to convey the message of global warming, especially to younger audiences, is a new phenomenon. Once individuals, neighborhoods, communities, or other geopolitical entities become aware of the causes and consequences of global warming and are willing to embrace the challenges in solving the many problems created, it is necessary to take actions.
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