Arctic Sea-Ice: Less in 2018-2019 than in benchmark season of 2011-2012

Full Article and Website Link Arctic Sea-Ice News   "In January 2019, a pattern of high-altitude winds in the Arctic, better known as the polar vortex, weakened, sweeping frigid air over North America and Europe in the second half of the month. Arctic sea ice extent remained well below average, but temperatures in the far …

Carl Sagan on “Environmental Refugees” and by extension “The Wall”…

In 1990, the famed Professor Dr. Carl Sagan ("COSMOS") somewhat ironically, gave a lecture on the reality of Global Warming in North Carolina.  Ironically, because North Carolina is one of the Southern States of the USA hardest hit with the effects of Global Warming through the recent Hurricanes, flooding, and storm surge. I have copied …

Climate Change Strike: What Parents Need To Know About Why Kids Are Skipping School

Full Article Link Victoria Richards, Freelance writer, HuffPost UK "Thousands of students across the world are skipping school this Friday, 15 February, to protest the effects of climate change. "Students in 40 cities and towns across the UK will join those in the US, Australia, The Netherlands and Uganda to call for greater government action …

“Our world shouldn’t have to have conservation, because our planet should be respected and preserved.”

"This is our future we're talking about," she says. "We can all do something, because small things do add up." "In Lancaster, Rosie Mills successfully campaigned to get her local council to declare a "climate emergency", after gathering more than 1,000 signatures for her petition - all while studying for her A-levels. "It means under-18s …

Fossil Fuels, Not Wildfires, Biggest Source of a Key Arctic Climate Pollutant, Study Finds

Five years of testing at sites across the Arctic tracked seasonal fluctuations and sources of black carbon, which contributes to global warming and ice melt. BY BOB BERWYN, INSIDECLIMATE NEWS FEB 14, 2019   "When soot from fossil fuel combustion and wildfires drifts onto the Arctic ice and snow, it helps feed a spiraling cycle …

Cannibis : The Global-Warming Elephant From Colorado

Under Yellow light:  Producing a few pounds of weed can have the same environmental toll as fossil fuel driving across America seven times or a month's worth of fossil fuel driving (28 days), harming cities’ and states’ plans to curb emissions.  Is America willing to part with indoor industrial growing at this level?  With this profit? …