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A ski jump with a brick wall at the end …

March 8th, 2013 · Comments Off on A ski jump with a brick wall at the end …

Even as one who follows climate change news, the graphic is  pretty shocking:

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“increasingly gloomy about the future of human civilization”

January 15th, 2013 · Comments Off on “increasingly gloomy about the future of human civilization”

“Those of us who spend our days trawling – and contributing to – the scientific literature on climate change are becoming increasingly gloomy about the future of human civilisation,” said Liz Hanna, convener of the human health division at the Australian National University’s climate change Adaption Network. ‘We are well past the time of niceties, […]

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Tags: catastrophic climate change · climate change · Global Warming

“Climate change: it’s even worse than we think”

November 21st, 2012 · Comments Off on “Climate change: it’s even worse than we think”

“Climate change: its even worse than we think” (than we thought) is an increasingly common conclusion from the scientific experts. Often decried modeling is, as climate denying anti-science syndrome sufferers like Jim Inhofe like to state, truly proving to have been wrong. Inhofe/et al are simply getting the error bar wrong, the situation looks to […]

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Mitt Romney’s RNC (and beyond) climate joke should haunt him

November 5th, 2012 · Comments Off on Mitt Romney’s RNC (and beyond) climate joke should haunt him

This guest post comes from Dean Baker who, in a sane world, would be on (or chairing) the White House Council of Economic Advisors.  Who knows, perhaps there is hope that the United States will turn to sanity in Sandy’s wake on climate change and other issues … When Gov. Romney gave his acceptance speech […]

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Tags: 2012 Presidential Election · catastrophic climate change

97% of Greenland is in thaw … unprecedented

July 24th, 2012 · Comments Off on 97% of Greenland is in thaw … unprecedented

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Tags: catastrophic climate change · climate change · Energy · Global Warming

“Welcome to the rest of our lives”

July 9th, 2012 · Comments Off on “Welcome to the rest of our lives”

“Welcome to the rest of our lives“ is the latest video from someone who should be one of the world’s most important videographers, Peter Sinclair (or Greenman3610). Peter has, for years now, focused his efforts on confronting global warming denialism and providing stark evidence of the truth that shows denialist arguments to be deceptive fraud. […]

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Tags: catastrophic climate change · climate change · environmental · Global Warming

Speaking of Sea-Level Rise. Or, “Mom, don’t you know what I do for a living?”

July 6th, 2012 · 2 Comments

At the second annual Association of Climate Change Officers (ACCO) meeting on the military and climate change,  John Englander gave a lunch-time talk based on his forthcoming book on sea-level rise: High-Tide on Main Street. Englander tried to structure his presentation as “non-partisan”, stating that his book aimed to reach people who might be ‘turned off’ by […]

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Tags: catastrophic climate change · climate change · science

March heat wave to cause panic buying?

March 23rd, 2012 · 1 Comment

When the tiniest bit of snow hits Washington, DC, area grocery stores can suddenly find their shelves (especially milk …) depleted with the hordes of panic buyers terrified of being caught without the liquid for their morning cereal.  Amid March Madness, with “mind-boggling” high temperature records outpacing low temperature records more about 35 to 1 in North […]

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Tags: agriculture · catastrophic climate change · climate change

Obama’s Four-Letter Words and Cushing, Oklahoma

March 22nd, 2012 · 6 Comments

President Barack Obama is barnstorming the nation promoting his “all-of-the-above” energy policy. Watching this parade reinforces that ‘Climate Change’ and ‘Global Warming’ (let alone climate chaos or catastrophic climate chaos or …) appear to be banned four-letter phrases in the Obama Administation lexicon. Yesterday, the President was in Boulder City, Nevada, standing in front of a solar electricity […]

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Tags: anti-science syndrome · catastrophic climate change · climate change · climate zombies · Global Warming · Obama Administration · political symbols · President Barack Obama

ALEC lets Inhofe have it …

March 19th, 2012 · 2 Comments

No, we’re not talking about the right-wing American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) efforts to push radically conservative corporative legislation through state legislative bodies (such as ALEC re climate change) but Alec Baldwin. Perhaps sparked by global warming denier Jim Inhofe’s recent appearance on the Rachel Maddow Show, Baldwin launched a series of tweets attacking Inhofe: […]

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Tags: catastrophic climate change · climate change · climate delayers · climate zombies · Energy · global warming deniers · James Inhofe