And, yet, we continue to be bombarded with the unhelpful noise from those who insist there is a climate change conspiracy afoot - that the Earth is simply shaking to its natural rhythymn, as if we need to relax and just let it be. Thank you for keeping our feet to the fire by sounding the bell loudly as often as possible. At least the small island states seem to be listening. Perhaps, as they go about exploring creative ways to utilize renewable sources of energy, they will also explore recovering the melting ice through better desalination processes, as diminishing fresh water sources also threatens their existence. They say that educating girls and women educates a nation. Perhaps focusing the music in this direction will yield more strident action from those who can change our course.