Why Scientists Should Support The Youth Climate Strike in The United States

Their generation will be greatly impacted by the effects of climate change, so it is critical that their voices are heard By March for Science on March 14, 2019 Over the past few months, young people around the world have been protesting inaction on climate change by leaving their classrooms and marching in the streets. …

An Open Letter Endorsing The Global School Strike for Climate By American Scientists published Scientific American

  More than 389 American Scientists have already signed an open letter supporting students around the world in their demand for bold action to make sure the world they grow up in is livable.  This was published in Scientific American. What follows is the text of that open letter by the climate scientists Peter Kalmus, …

Statement of Scientists and Scholars concerning the protests for more climate protection 20-27SEP19

The Concerns of The Young Protesters are Justified At present, many young people are demonstrating persistently for climate protection and the preservation of our natural resources. As scientists and scholars, and based on robust scientific evidence, we declare: these concerns are justified and supported by the best available science. The current measures for protecting the …

Second Read Review – ‘inconspicuous consumption’©

Inconspicuous consumption  the environmental impact you don't know you have By Tatiana Schlossberg   "Finishing a book for a second time is a slower read. This book is really about our First World consumption.  I say it that way, because we believe in the intrinsic value of the individual over societal pressure.   It's inconspicuous, because …

Lily Mae Avant (R.I.P.) 10-years old dies in Texas of Balamuthia

CNN Full Article Link   U.S. Balamuthia Cases Spawned by Global Warming => 1980-2019 After the death of a local Seattleite from Balamuthia (RIP) – which is caused by fresh warm-water amoeba, I decided to ‘get statistical.’  I have grouped the two data sets arbitrarily into 10 year periods, beginning in 1980, as Balamuthia in …