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Curious hopeful creature that I am, I wanted to learn more about the guy who spoke that insightful sound-bite, last week. Here is what I found out. I thought maybe, you might find it interesting ...
by jamess
Comment Count 92 comments on Sun May 10, 2015 at 10:04 AM PDT with 119 Recommends
by greenman3610
Comment Count 5 comments on Mon Apr 27, 2015 at 06:33 PM PDT with 10 Recommends
by greenman3610
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed Apr 22, 2015 at 07:45 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
by greenman3610
Comment Count 109 comments on Wed Apr 15, 2015 at 02:35 AM PDT with 191 Recommends
Scientists studying the Permian extinction event, the greatest die-off in Earth's history, when 90% of all life in the oceans went extinct roughly 250 million years ago (along with the extinction of ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 11 comments on Thu Apr 09, 2015 at 11:49 AM PDT with 38 Recommends
Costa Rica has provided all of its electricity from renewables, usually a mix of 68 percent hydro, 15 percent geothermal, and 17% mostly diesel and gas, for the first 100 days of 2015. The Tico ...
by gmoke
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat May 16, 2015 at 08:48 PM PDT with 27 Recommends
by greenman3610
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Mar 23, 2015 at 09:44 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
I've taken some shots at Australian climate skeptic David Evans in a previous diary about one of his odd theories. But I do have to give Evans his props in one regard: unlike some others in the ...
by Keith Pickering
Comment Count 30 comments on Sun Mar 22, 2015 at 05:09 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
(image credit: whitehouse.gov) From EcoWatch : The federal government contributes only modestly to the U.S.’s total greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. But hoping to spur others into action, ...
by ericlewis0
Comment Count 72 comments on Thu Mar 19, 2015 at 12:23 PM PDT with 147 Recommends
Its starting out as a very bad year for Big Coal, and its likely to get worse. Norway's national sovereign wealth fund (world's largest) says NO to Coal and Tar Sands investments Bills in ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 24 comments on Sat Feb 14, 2015 at 06:57 PM PST with 39 Recommends
Among the supposed revelations in the new book by former Obama adviser David Axelrod is the claim that the 44th president was "bulls--ting" about his past opposition to marriage equality . While ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 30 comments on Wed Feb 11, 2015 at 06:26 PM PST with 41 Recommends
http://climatecrocks.com/2015/02/09/climate-elevator-pitch-glaciologist-eric-rignot/ The new video series, “Climate Change: The Elevator Pitch”, has gotten some pretty good uptake, and I’m ...
by greenman3610
Comment Count 1 comments on Mon Feb 09, 2015 at 04:59 AM PST with 3 Recommends
When we interviewed scientists in San Francisco in December, John Cook had the brilliant idea to ask each of them one last question - "Ok, you're getting on an elevator with someone, and they say, -
by greenman3610
Comment Count 4 comments on Mon Feb 02, 2015 at 06:22 AM PST with 12 Recommends
Have you ever drove through a pouring down "soupy rain" one evening, parked your car. And then rush out the next morning -- late for work -- only to find all your vehicle's windows "foggy and drippy"
by jamess
Comment Count 18 comments on Sat Jan 31, 2015 at 07:47 PM PST with 41 Recommends
That "Hottest Year on Record" claim for 2014, may be just a 'Statistical Blip'. As much as we all like simple 'recording breakers' to boost the hyperbole -- the temperature "record" that was broken ...
by jamess
Comment Count 19 comments on Mon Jan 19, 2015 at 03:30 PM PST with 13 Recommends
CO2 is a greenhouse gas. Human generated CO2 trapped in the atmosphere is raising the earth’s temperature, causing melting icecaps, rising sea levels, species extinctions, droughts, and massive ...
by liberaldad2
Comment Count 140 comments on Thu Jan 01, 2015 at 01:59 PM PST with 207 Recommends
File this under "Great Ideas -- in need of more research and promotion dollars," ... highly effective carbon-trapping “sponges” (made of micro silica and amine absorbent): Carbon-trapping “
by jamess
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Dec 16, 2014 at 06:30 PM PST with 7 Recommends
This is really an important study: CO2 warming effects felt just a decade after being emitted This is according to researchers at the Carnegie Institute for Science who have dispelled a common ...
by don mikulecky
Comment Count 18 comments on Thu Dec 04, 2014 at 09:50 PM PST with 23 Recommends
This NASA video dramatically shows CO2 emissions from the heavily industrialized regions of the Global North. Arctic Amplification is altering the Jet Stream a major driver of weather, ...
by Lefty Coaster
Comment Count 29 comments on Sun Nov 30, 2014 at 09:31 AM PST with 40 Recommends
A Year In The Life Of Earth's CO2 by George Dvorsky, io9.com -- Nov 18, 2014 NASA scientists have produced an ultra-high resolution computer model showing the ebbs and flows of carbon dioxide over ...
by jamess
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Nov 18, 2014 at 06:52 PM PST with 14 Recommends