Study: Global Warming Can Be Slowed By Working Less

“A new analysis suggests that a more ‘European’ schedule would reduce the effects of climate change.”

Read more at U.S. News and World report.

8 responses to “Study: Global Warming Can Be Slowed By Working Less

  1. And we can halt all manmade production of carbon. Just have everyone in the world hold their breath for 24 hours straight. Problem solved.

  2. We should all become pensioners. Pensioners don’t need to work.

  3. Carbon emissions also slow down during recessions.

  4. Any excuse that will shorten the work week…

  5. Yes, of course working less can reduce carbon dioxide output and even reduce real pollution. It’s called economic stagnation and it’s a very bad thing.

  6. Yes, shut down your lathe, jump in your Hummer and spend the next 8 hours doing extreme mountain racing on back roads, or spend the long weekend flying you private jet over the landscape, sure lowers your carbon footprint.

  7. I agree, this is a great idea folks, work less and save the planet!

    And while you’re on the beach saving the planet, I’ll gladly take your job, thank you very much.



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