Although rapidly falling by the wayside there are still one or two climate sceptics about, for the many - those that accept it as a reality, it is still perhaps one of those things that is; tomorrow, someone else's problem or just too much to think about. So as its a lazy Sunday here is an easy win way to think about some of the issues we face today
from a man that most people would have to agree is a pretty bright guy who has plenty of common sense and vision.
At TED2010, Bill Gates unveils his vision for the world's energy future, describing the need for "miracles" to avoid planetary catastrophe and explaining why he's backing a dramatically different type of nuclear reactor. The necessary goal? Zero carbon emissions globally by 2050.