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Yes, we are still unable to process new videos because of the damage done to the IAC building by Super Storm Sandy, which is particularly saddening given all the great footage we have of Bill McKibben, who couldn't have been more relevant in the wake of the storm. But here is another video from the archive, originally aired on October 24, 2011:

But speaking of McKibben, here is the latest pressure he's putting on Obama to act on climate change:

Maybe the president was being serious when he promised in his victory speech, to one of the loudest cheers, an “America not threatened by the destructive power of a warming planet.” Maybe he understands that we’re ready for action — exit polling showed that 42percent of Americans said the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy was an important factor in their choice. If so — if he really gets that this is the legacy issue of all legacy issues, one that stretches out into geologic time — then he’ll listen to the scientists and not the lobbyists.