“Glaciers melting, waters rising, sky is storming, global warming!”

That’s how a rap written by a group of Vermont teens begins. And they hope it ends with local lawmakers taking action on climate change.

The students, who call themselves X-10, first drew attention this spring with their rap, “802,” which described life in Vermont. Their video has been viewed more than 123,000 times on YouTube.

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Instead of 802, they’re now rapping about CO2 — carbon dioxide, which some scientists blame for global warming. They’re urging lawmakers to override Governor Jim Douglas’ veto of H. 520, a bill that calls for a new energy efficiency program to combat global warming.

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The members of X-10 said writing about pollution was tougher than writing about pizza, a topic in their first song. But they said global warming and the environment were important issues to their generation.

Word. Check out their video:

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