NEON Science/ Battelle-NSF

NSF’s Neonscience Database Airborne flights over North America providing open data. Funded by the American People so we may all know our planet better.  Operated by Battelle for the National Science Foundation. “The National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON) provides open data to understand changing ecosystems. NEON data are currently construction-grade and provisional - learn more …

Record Methane [1867.2 ppb] and Carbon Dioxide [413.47 ppm] Emissions !!!

Link to NOAA Is the Current Rise in CO2 Definitely Caused by Human Activities? In Measurement Notes, Outreach, Paleoclimate by Rob Monroe September 19, 2018   “A correspondent recently asked Keeling Curve researchers to settle a family disagreement about the cause of rising CO2 levels in the atmosphere and whether the current trend is natural or …

Arctic Sea-Ice Maximum

"Arctic sea ice extent for February 2019 averaged 14.40 million square kilometers (5.56 million square miles). This was 900,000 square kilometers (347,000 square miles) below the 1981 to 2010 long-term average extent, and 450,000 square kilometers (174,000 square miles) above the record low for the month set in February 2018. For the Arctic as a …

Gwynne Shotwell – The Woman behind The Falcon 9 and Crew Dragon – The Woman who put America back in space!

There will be many images of Gwynne Shotwell, but none better than this from Forbes' Magazine.  This is Gwynne Shotwell EVERYONE should identify with: confident, attractive, brilliantly driven, and excited for her new adventures with SpaceX, and THE WOMAN who put the Falcon Heavy into orbit as the vehicle to beat to make humankind an interstellar …

The Paris Agreement on Climate Change is “The Law of The Land” in America until November, 2020. And there is not one thing Trump can do about it! except..nothing

On June 1, 2017, United States President Donald Trump announced that the U.S. would cease all participation in the 2015 Paris Agreement on climate change mitigation. Trump stated that "The Paris accord will undermine (the U.S.) economy," and "puts (the U.S.) at a permanent disadvantage." During the presidential campaign, Trump had pledged to withdraw from …

“Schools warn against class boycott as Hong Kong students plan climate change strike”

Full Article Link Hong Kong Free Press 28 February 2019 18:42  Jennifer Creery   "The demonstrations were inspired by 16-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg, who staged a school strike outside the parliament in Stockholm last August over climate change. Her movement #FridaysforFuture has led to walkouts at schools across Australia, the United Kingdom, France, and other countries. “We’re going …