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, Kate …

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 …

“Trollbots Swarm Twitter with Attacks on Climate Science Ahead of UN Summit

BY MARIANNE LAVELLE    SEP 16, 2019 Full InsideClimate News Article Link "CNN's seven-hour climate change town hall for presidential candidates was not a TV ratings bonanza, but it set off a marked surge of activity on Twitter aimed at ridiculing the Democrats and dismissing the science. "Climate change" became the top two-word trending topic …

Bering Sea Summer Temperatures are 12˚F warmer than in 2010

Without Sea-Ice there are no Polar Bear - Without Sea-Ice there is no Fresh, Nutritious  Algae   As we reported in IReallyAppreciateScience.com , without Sea-Ice there is no platform to support Polar Bear.  Polar Bears have gone unreported in the Chukchi/Bering Sea region for over 4 years. To the point that even guide tours on the ice …

“Pulitzer Center – Connected Coastlines Grants

Full Article Link "The Pulitzer Center is pleased to announce the launch of Connected Coastlines, a nationwide climate reporting initiative in U.S. coastal states.  The initiative will build a consortium of newsrooms and independent journalists across America to report on the local effects of erratic weather patterns on coastal populations using the latest climate science. …