The Top 5 YouTube Global Warming Videos of 2007

The Top 5 YouTube Global Warming Videos of 2007
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At DeSmogBlog we monitor Youtube on a daily basis looking for the videos that effectively convey the reality and urgency of global warming.

Here’s this year’s top 5:

#5 The Ranting Gryphon on Global Warming

Winner of the moviebakery global warming award.

#4 Boxer Tells Inhofe Who the Boss is Now

Not a true youtube video, but definitely a highlight of the year.

#3 “Arctic Sea Ice Loss 1979 to 2007

Courtesy of NASA‘s Goddard Scientific Visualization Studio

#2 “Fox Attacks the Environment”

By Robert Greenwald and Bravenew Films

#1 “The Most Terrifying Video You’ll Ever See”

The video is the work of Oregon school science teacher, Greg Craven, who has become a youtube sensation since posting his insightful and humorous reasoning for why we need to act now to reduce our energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions.

The Top 5 YouTube Global Warming Videos of 2007

Kevin is a contributor and strategic adviser to DeSmogBlog.

He runs the digital marketing agency Spake Media House. Named a “Green Hero” by Rolling Stone Magazine and one of the “Top 50 Tweeters” on climate change and environment issues, Kevin has appeared in major news media outlets around the world for his work on digital campaigning.

Kevin has been involved in the public policy arena in both the United States and Canada for more than a decade. For five years he was the managing editor of DeSmogBlog.com. In this role, Kevin’s research into the “climate denial industry” and the right-wing think tank networks was featured in news media articles around the world. He is most well known for his ground-breaking research into David and Charles Koch’s massive financial investments in the Republican and tea party networks.

Kevin is the first person to be designated a “Certified Expert” on the political and community organizing platform NationBuilder.

Prior to DeSmogBlog, Kevin worked in various political and government roles. He was Senior Advisor to the Minister of State for Multiculturalism and a Special Assistant to the Minister of State for Asia Pacific, Foreign Affairs for the Government of Canada. Kevin also worked in various roles in the British Columbia provincial government in the Office of the Premier and the Ministry of Health.

In 2008 Kevin co-founded a groundbreaking new online election tool called Vote for Environment which was later nominated for a World Summit Award in recognition of the world’s best e-Content and innovative ICT applications.

Kevin moved to Washington, DC in 2010 where he worked for two years as the Director of Online Strategy for Greenpeace USA and has since returned to his hometown of Vancouver, Canada.

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