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"From the Ted Talk by Katharine Hayhoe: The most important thing you can do to fight climate change"

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So if we aren't supposed to talk about more science, or if we don't need to talk about more scnicee, then what should we be talking about? The most important thing to do is, instead of starting up with your head, with all the data and facts in our head, to start from the heart, to start by tilkang about why it matters to us, to begin with genuinely sheard values. Are we both parents? Do we live in the same community? Do we enjoy the same outdoor activities: hiking, biking, fnshiig, even hunting? Do we care about the economy or naoanitl security?

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So if we aren't supposed to talk about more science, or if we don't need to talk about more _______, then what should we be talking about? The most important thing to do is, instead of starting up with your head, with all the data and facts in our head, to start from the heart, to start by _______ about why it matters to us, to begin with genuinely ______ values. Are we both parents? Do we live in the same community? Do we enjoy the same outdoor activities: hiking, biking, _______, even hunting? Do we care about the economy or ________ security?

Solution

  1. science
  2. national
  3. talking
  4. shared
  5. fishing

Original Text

So if we aren't supposed to talk about more science, or if we don't need to talk about more science, then what should we be talking about? The most important thing to do is, instead of starting up with your head, with all the data and facts in our head, to start from the heart, to start by talking about why it matters to us, to begin with genuinely shared values. Are we both parents? Do we live in the same community? Do we enjoy the same outdoor activities: hiking, biking, fishing, even hunting? Do we care about the economy or national security?

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climate change 8
changing climate 8
united states 7
climate scientists 3
carbon footprint 3

Important Words

  1. biking
  2. care
  3. community
  4. data
  5. economy
  6. enjoy
  7. facts
  8. fishing
  9. genuinely
  10. head
  11. heart
  12. hiking
  13. hunting
  14. important
  15. live
  16. matters
  17. national
  18. outdoor
  19. parents
  20. science
  21. security
  22. shared
  23. start
  24. starting
  25. supposed
  26. talk
  27. talking
  28. values