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Expect More Extreme Weather

Expect More Extreme Weather

According to Sam Carana of Arctic News, we can expect more extreme weather. The heaviest rains and floods in 120 years have hit Serbia and Bosnia this week, Reuters and Deutsche Welle report. The animation below shows the Jet Stream’s impact on the weather. Cold temperatures have descended from the Arctic to Serbia and Bosnia […]

Extreme Weather Now the Norm

Extreme Weather Now the Norm

Extreme weather events are rocketing upwards in their frequency of occurrence, intensity, and duration and are impacting new regions that are unprepared. These events, such as torrential rains, are causing floods and damaging crops and infrastructure – roads, rail, pipelines, and buildings. Cities, states, and entire countries are being battered and inundated resulting in disruption […]

Are You Living Dangerously?

Are You Living Dangerously?

The Years of Living Dangerously trailer highlights the importance of understanding climate change and its impacts on humans and the entire planet. The documentary mini-series will focus on people affected by climate change and seeking solutions to the climate change crisis humanity faces. It will “report on the crippling effects of climate change-related weather events and […]

Altering Earth’s Life Support System

Altering Earth’s Life Support System

The video summarizes and visualizes the data and some of the more significant statements in the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) recent Fifth Assessment Report. The statements and facts presented are derived from the IPCC Working Group summary for policymakers, (Working Group I summary for policymakers, the Physical Science Basis). Our planet is vast. It […]

Deep Freeze and Abrupt Climate Change ~ Paul Beckwith

Deep Freeze and Abrupt Climate Change ~ Paul Beckwith

The familiar global weather patterns that we, our parents, and our grandparents (and most of our distant ancestors) have always experienced, are no more. We have entered an abrupt climate change phase. Our energized water-primed atmosphere and disrupted circulation patterns give rise to unfamiliar, massive and powerfully destructive storms, torrential rains, widespread heat waves, droughts, […]

A New Myth is Born

A New Myth is Born

One theory claims that myths are distorted accounts of real historical events. In his recent article, Michael Murphy explores how deniers are always poised to jump on any new data that can be distorted to support their erroneous claims that Global Warming is not really happening. Hence the title of the article, A New Myth is […]

We Now Face an Angry Climate ~ Paul Beckwith

We Now Face an Angry Climate ~ Paul Beckwith

In recent months we have endured incredible tropical-equatorial-like torrential rain events occurring at mid-latitudes across the planet. For example, in North America we experienced intense rainfall in the Banff region of the Rockies from June 19th to 24th and the enormous volume of water moved downhill through the river systems taking out small towns and […]

In Appreciation of Firefighters ~ Maggie Fox

In Appreciation of Firefighters ~ Maggie Fox

As a recently trained Climate Leader, I’m pleased to feature the resources available to me at the Climate Reality Project. One of those significant resources is From the Blog. The following post is from Maggie L. Fox, the President and CEO of The Climate Reality Project. Since joining the group in early 2009, Maggie has led a […]

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