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Climate Change Will Impact Health – In Infographics

Climate Change Will Impact Health – In Infographics

A just released groundbreaking scientific assessment shows how climate change will impact health. US Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murphy says, “The Changes are happening right now…Climate change is going to impact health, and it’s not a pretty picture.” I’m a Climate Reality leader (Chicago2013). I’m pleased to reproduce this post which is a Climate Reality resource. […]

We Are Now In Global Warming Overdrive

We Are Now In Global Warming Overdrive

The planet is undergoing an unprecedented leap in warming. Just released NASA data shows that February 2016 was the first month ever that global average temperatures passed the 1.5C mark. The previous record was January 2016 at 1.14C hotter than average. That was broken by the December 2015 record of 1.10C. We are entering a new phase of accelerated heating […]

Summer of 2015 – Moving the Needle on Climate Action

Summer of 2015 – Moving the Needle on Climate Action

This article is cross-posted (with permission) from Desmog Canada. Rolly Montpellier ~ BoomerWarrior Managing Editor). Smokey haze, intense heat, encampments of evacuated residents next to the highway: these were the conditions that greeted Renee Lertzman when she recently drove through Oregon. It’s no wonder why the environmental psychology researcher and professor resorts to the term “apocalyptic” […]

California – Drought Fixes or Race to the Bottom

California – Drought Fixes or Race to the Bottom

According to the United Nations, desertification and drought affected one third of the planet surface and over 1.5 billion people globally in 2012. In the following post, Ellen Moyer writes about the California drought. (Rolly Montpellier ~ Editor for BoomerWarrior). The drought in California is now in its fourth year and the worst on record. […]

The Unraveling of the Arctic

The Unraveling of the Arctic

We’ve known for some time that global warming will eventually transform Arctic ice into an open expanse of blue water. In a July 2013 article, Rolling Stone suggested that “the question has long been not if, but when.” A new study published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences projects an ice-free summer sometime between 2054 and 2058. […]

The Ten Hottest Years Ever

The Ten Hottest Years Ever

This article is cross-posted from the ClimateMama website managed by Harriet Shugarman. It was written by Laura Faye Tenenbaum who is a science communicator at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in California. Laura looks back at each of the ten hottest years ever recorded providing us with a glimpse of each specific year’s top events. (Rolly Montpellier~Managing Editor of BoomerWarrior).  […]

The Shift in Conversation: From Fossil Fuels to Renewables

The Shift in Conversation: From Fossil Fuels to Renewables

The following article (by David Suzuki, entitled Energy Shift Requires Shift in Conversation) has been circulated by email by the David Suzuki Foundation. “Where is the political leadership and will to confront climate change?” asks Suzuki. I’m pleased to publish it on BoomerWarrior. (Rolly Montpellier, Managing Editor). Abundant, cheap fossil fuels have driven explosive technological, […]

Forget the Future. Climate Change is Here and Now

Forget the Future. Climate Change is Here and Now

Climate is always changing claims the denial industry. You just have to look outside your window everyday and the climate has changed from what it was yesterday. Deniers are willfully confusing weather and climate to diffuse any argument for taking action on climate change. According to NASA, The difference between weather and climate is a […]

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