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Fossil Fuels: The Greenest Energy

Fossil Fuels: The Greenest Energy

What if I told you that someone had developed an energy source that could help us solve our biggest environmental challenges, purify our water and air, make our cities and homes more sanitary, and keep us safe from potential catastrophic climate change? What if I also told you that this energy source was cheap, plentiful, …

Do 97% of Climate Scientists Really Agree?

Do 97% of Climate Scientists Really Agree?

“97 percent of climate scientists agree that climate change is real.” How many times have you heard that statement? Probably hundreds. It may seem like a compelling and scientific argument against fossil fuels, but it’s one of the most illogical, unscientific arguments you can make. To see how, let’s use this form of argument for …

Why Tesla Actually Matters (w/ AK)

Why Tesla Actually Matters (w/ AK)

AK: Recently on Real Vision, we’ve been referring to a specific company as everyone’s favorite topic. We’ve had bulls, bears, and bystanders alike all give their opinion on this hotly debated stock, Tesla. As Tyrion said in the terrible series finale of Game of Thrones, there is nothing in the world more powerful than a …

Are Electric Cars Actually Better For The Environment?

Are Electric Cars Actually Better For The Environment?

We’ve gotta get rid of these gas guzzlers and switch to electric cars that plug into the land of rainbows and unicorns. Hi guys, Lissette here for DNews. Often called “zero emissions” vehicles, electric cars are surely better for the environment, right? Ehhh not so fast…Their entire life-cycle, from manufacture to use to disposal, needs …

Are Electric Cars Really Green?

Are Electric Cars Really Green?

Do electric cars really help the environment? President Obama thinks so. So does Leonardo DiCaprio. And many others. The argument goes like this: Regular cars run on gasoline, a fossil fuel that pumps CO2 straight out of the tailpipe and into the atmosphere. Electric cars run on electricity. They don’t burn any gasoline at all. …