In My Lifetime Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide has increased 33%

April 25, 2017 – When the observatory at Mauna Loa noted the latest readings on carbon dioxide (CO2) last week it was the first time since records on atmospheric composition started ... Continue Reading →

On Earth Day 2017 I Ask What Will It Take to Not Have to Have an Earth Day 2100?

April 22, 2017 – Today we honour the Earth in a tradition that is now going on almost 50 years. The first Earth Day was instituted during the administration of President Richard ... Continue Reading →

James Hansen Says Some Republicans Are On To Something in Proposing a Carbon Fee and Dividend

April 17, 2017 – One of the first American scientists to alert the world and the U.S. Congress back in 1988 to global warming, Professor James Hansen, and a man reviled by climate ... Continue Reading →

In the United States and India Young People Are Suing Their Governments Over Inaction on Climate Change

April 11, 2017 – A climate lawsuit launched by 21 youth in the State of Oregon charges the United States federal government with violating the essential rights embedded in the ... Continue Reading →

Can Carbon Capture and Utilization Mitigate the Impact of CO2 on Climate Change?

April 8, 2017 – Canada has two of the largest carbon capture and sequestration (CCS) projects in operation today. Each will remove up to 1 million tons of carbon dioxide (CO2) ... Continue Reading →

Air Turbulence and CO2 Level Increases in the Atmosphere

April 7, 2017 – An atmosphere with more carbon dioxide (CO2) means more churn which for airlines poses a problem, increasing air turbulence. So states a paper to be published ... Continue Reading →

The Charlemagne Event of 774-775 AD Was Caused by a Solar Storm

April 5, 2017 – In the years 774 to 775 Charlemagne, the Frankish king, defeated the Lombards in Italy on the way to establishing a new so-called Roman Empire in Western Europe. ... Continue Reading →

Explanation of a Wavering Jet Stream Points to Global Warming at the Poles

March 29, 2017 – The scientific expression for the phenomenon that causes extreme polar vortices to form and linger is known as “quasi-resonant amplification of synoptic-scale ... Continue Reading →

Facts and Evidence Matter in Confronting Climate Crisis States David Suzuki

March 24, 2017 – I frequently receive emails from the David Suzuki Foundation. The content that follows is one I felt worth sharing with those who visit this blog site regularly. ... Continue Reading →

WMO, Doctors and Climate Scientists See Trump Presidency as a Climate Change Disaster

March 21, 2017 – It is spring in the Northern Hemisphere starting today, a beautiful day here in Toronto where I live. That’s the local weather and not the global climate ... Continue Reading →