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Coming to Understand Abrupt Climate Change ~ Paul Beckwith

Coming to Understand Abrupt Climate Change ~ Paul Beckwith

Paul Beckwith ~ I have been telling people for  over 2 years about the Arctic albedo collapse reducing polar to equator temperature gradients, physically causing the slowing, waving out and stalling of jet streams, causing extreme weather events to skyrocket. For example, my CMOS presentation in January 2012 was seen by >70,000 (by Aug/2012) and still counting. […]

“They Have Set an Ambush for Themselves”

“They Have Set an Ambush for Themselves”

This article/video was previously posted on November 22, 2012. It was re-posted at the start of the Chicago Climate Reality Leadership Training event which I attended from July 30 to August 1. The post provided a great backdrop for the gathering of more than 1,500 people dedicated to climate change activism. (Editor ~ Rolly Montpellier). […]

Colorado is Burning – War Footing Needed

Colorado is Burning – War Footing Needed

The imagery is powerful and symbolic. High-tech war weapons, including Blackhawk helicopters, fight Colorado’s Black Forest fire, now acknowledged as the greatest natural disaster in the state’s history. That fire is coming under control now, after it has killed two people and destroyed more than 400 homes. And though it turns out that the fire was […]

Chemicals in our Bodies – A Story You Need to Hear ~ Lynn Hasselberger

Chemicals in our Bodies –  A Story You Need to Hear ~ Lynn Hasselberger

Toxic chemicals are all around us – in our food, our air, our water, and the products we use every day. This film should be a huge eye-opener for anyone concerned about the health of their families and our world as a whole.(Editor: RMontpellier) From the products we use, to the food we eat, to […]

The Tornado Connection to Climate Change ~ Paul Beckwith

The Tornado Connection to Climate Change ~ Paul Beckwith

In 2012, 93 percent of natural catastrophes were weather-related disasters. The United States was seriously affected: it accounted for 69 percent of overall losses and 92 percent of insured losses due to natural catastrophes worldwide ~ World Watch Institute America has some of the wildest weather on the planet, and it turns out those extremes […]

Obama Is “Coming Out” on Climate Change

Obama Is “Coming Out” on Climate Change

Environmentalists around the globe are applauding President Obama for including a ‘Call to Action’ on Climate Change during his inaugural speech. But Obama has talked about Climate Change on several occasions before, during his 2008 presidential campaign, a 2012 campaign interview with MSN, and his acceptance speech after winning the 2012 election. What is different […]

Now Do You Believe?

Now Do You Believe?

So you don’t believe in Global Warming?

Hold on folks… the times they are a-changin’

Hold on folks… the times they are a-changin’

I am pleased to welcome Paul Beckwith as a Blogger on BoomerWarrior. (Editor)  Paul is a PhD student with the laboratory for paleoclimatology and climatology at the University of Ottawa. His writing is also featured on his blog at the Sierra Club of Canada. In a recent article (October 4.2012) on Rabble, Paul was prophetic when […]

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