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The Vanishing of Old Arctic Sea Ice Is In Overdrive

The Vanishing of Old Arctic Sea Ice Is In Overdrive

The following post is reproduced from the Climate Reality site. I’m a Climate Reality leader from the Chicago2013 leadership training and pleased to feature this resource material about the vanishing of old Arctic sea ice.  (Rolly Montpellier, Editor for BoomerWarrior). Photo credit: NOAA, JeremyPotter. The climate is changing. We know that. But in the Arctic, climate change […]

It’s Happening That Fast

It’s Happening That Fast

“It’s happening that fast,” says Mark Eakin who is with NOAA’s Satellite Oceanography and Climatology Division. Global warming turmoil is our new climate reality. The monthly temperature has been above average since 1985. And we are now entering an era of climate consequences. And it’s alarming! Credit: daulon/Shutterstock.com (sunset image); NASA/JPL (data and overlay). Monthly heat records […]

Arctic Warming is Simply Alarming

Arctic Warming is Simply Alarming

We have now entered the era of climate consequences. Arctic warming is simply alarming. Cassie Ito who is an admin colleague in Warriors for Environmental, Social and Economic Justice (Facebook Group) has a grim assessment of the human impact on the planet. “The human animal has exploited, pillaged and plundered since standing upright, it seems. Now […]

On the Brink of Abrupt Climate Change

On the Brink of Abrupt Climate Change

Suppose that your mom is sick. None of her brothers, sisters or children have taken her complaints seriously. Everybody has carried on with their own busy lives, thinking that mom was imagining things, and assuming that she was fine. And then she took a turn for the worse. Everybody close suddenly realized that she was very […]

Trudeau and Obama: Moving Ahead of the Climate Curve

Trudeau and Obama: Moving Ahead of the Climate Curve

The recent official visit by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to the United Stated, the first in almost two decades, has moved both countries ahead of the climate curve. The following article was posted by Ken Berlin, the president and CEO of The Climate Reality Project. Ken has devoted his career to leadership on environment, energy and […]

Top Indicators Our Climate Change is Permanent

Top Indicators Our Climate Change is Permanent

As a Climate Reality Leader, I like to feature blog pieces from the multiple resources of the Climate Reality Project. (Rolly Montpellier ~ BoomerWarrior Managing Editor). How do we know our climate is changing permanently, rather than just going through a normal period of flux? Let’s look at major changes scientists have seen in our […]

2°C of Global Warming Highly Dangerous

2°C of Global Warming Highly Dangerous

In this post, Paul Beckwith provides his observations about the global warming path we are on based on the current volume of greenhouse gases already in earth’s atmosphere. Our planet is already 0.8°C warmer than in pre-industrial times, and warming fast. (Rolly Montpellier ~ Managing Editor for BoomerWarrior). My first of a series of videos […]

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. […]

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