Al Gore sparked the match of awareness for us regular folks, putting us on that global warming is slowly cooking us like a tasty frog soup. It's an inconvenient truth that's disputed one week, "We can't help it, it's the sun's fault"
, screamed like biblical prophecy the next, "The tipping point has arrived.
The short take on the whole deal is whether it's the sun's increasing intensity or accumulated effects of man-made pollution, it can't hurt to make a move to reduce our role in the global warming equation.
The question is always, what can one person do? That's where government legislation comes in.
If new standards are set, say for all light bulbs to be of a certain type, no more of the regular incandescent bulbs, then stores can only sell florescent. That way millions of people have no other choice but to help out. I hate florescent bulbs, that cold white hospital/office lighting, but that's where some innovative 5th generation kin from the Edison clan steps in and creates florescent bulbs with a little more personality. more..