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Cool It (2010)

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A documentary that takes an alternative approach to dealing with the global warming crisis.

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Himself - Director, Copenhagen Consensus Center
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Himself - Professor of Economics, Columbia University
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Himself - Representative, Michigan (archive footage)
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Himself - Director of Energy and Global Warming Policy, CEI
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Himself - Professor of Atmospheric Science, MIT
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A documentary that takes an alternative approach to dealing with the global warming crisis.

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A light bulb won't solve global warming. This guy's bright ideas just might.

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Rated PG for thematic elements | See all certifications »
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$26,847 (USA) (12 November 2010)

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$62,713 (USA) (24 December 2010)
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Will make you reconsider your paradigm
5 February 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Great documentary! It will make likely make you reconsider some of your established beliefs for the topic. Science based but still entertaining (as far as documentaries go). Those who believe that global warming is a myth will reconsider their paradigm and the believers that are praying for a local windmill farm might reconsider that stance. It also tells the story of how Lomborg was booted from the scientific community for political reasons and then returned to his position when an independent review/investigation found that his work is indeed fact based.Inspired me to get his first book "Skeptical Environmentalist". It is too bad that this topic is so divided and emotional as it will prevent many from viewing. I recommend watching no matter what your current paradigm.


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