Friday, October 12, 2007

And Now For Some Good News

Al Gore, U.N. panel win Nobel Peace Prize
Ex-VP, team honored for spreading awareness of man-made climate change

OSLO, Norway - Former Vice President Al Gore and the U.N.'s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change have won the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize for their efforts to spread awareness of man-made climate change, and to lay the foundations for the measures needed to counteract it.
Gore, who won an Academy Award this year for his film "An Inconvenient Truth," a documentary on global warming, had been widely expected to win the prize.

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