Global Warming Vintage 1958


Who says we haven’t known about global warming until Al Gore? Check out this 1958 Frank Capra short.

  • Julia Whitty is the environmental correspondent for Mother Jones. Her latest book is Deep Blue Home: An Intimate Ecology of Our Wild Ocean. For more of her stories, click here.

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