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Sounding the Alarm–Again!

It’s starting to feel like “Groundhog Day” with yet another warning about the possibly catastrophic impacts of climate change by another august body of scientists. No matter, because most of North America needs yet another reminder because the disinformation campaigns by the fossil fuel industry continue to muddle matters. This time the American Association for […]

The Next Hundred Years

Interesting report just out from Millennium Project think tank. While it says future generations are likely to be healthier, wealthier, and better educated–and have longer lives–progress will come at potentially catastrophic costs to the environment, if action isn’t taken to prevent the environmental downside. Well, if you’ve followed the tepid attempts to slow down climate […]

“Cascading System Failures”

And what might that headline refer to?  You guessed it:  climate change.  A major U.S. government review that will be released next month as part of the National Climate Assessment warns that climate-fueled storms, flooding and droughts could cause those freewheeling failures.  According to the lead author and editor of the reports, Thomas Wilbanks, this […]

“Abject Stupidity”

I know, that headline has such broad implications that it could be viewed as utterly meaningless, but today it applies to geo-engineering and climate change, so let’s narrow our focus accordingly. As climate change news gets grimmer–and as the headlines herald an increasingly distraught era subject to ever worsening conditions–we hear more about geo-engineering as […]

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