Current TV to Air Global Warming Talk by Al Gore

September 12, 2011 - 2:10 PM

NEW YORK (AP) — Current TV plans to air a presentation on climate change by former vice president Al Gore.

The live broadcast of Gore's multimedia talk begins Thursday at 7 p.m. Eastern time. The cable network said Monday it will culminate a worldwide, 24-hour initiative called "24 Hours of Reality," designed to explore the scope and impact of global warming.

In addition to its TV broadcast, Current will present a live Internet feed of "24 Hours of Reality" starting Wednesday at 8 p.m. Eastern time. It will feature 23 different citizen-activists from different parts of the world, beginning in Mexico City.

Gore is a Nobel laureate for his environmental activism and is chairman of Current TV.

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