How Climate Change May Change Our Behaviour

September 30, 2017 – We are already seeing behavioural change as we humans come to grips with the science of climate change. As an observing and reasoning species, the range ... Continue Reading →

U.S. Alliance of States Tackles Climate Change

September 23, 2017 – The United States Climate Alliance represents states united for climate action. Founded in response to President Trump’s decision to withdraw from the ... Continue Reading →

Australia’s Independent Climate Council Ramps Up Cities Power Partnership to Tackle Carbon Emissions

September 14, 2017 – In my email inbox this morning I received a note from Professor Tim Flannery, Chief Councillor in Australia’s Climate Council, a body formed by scientists ... Continue Reading →

Clean Coal Technologies Gets Market Funding – You’d Think the Market Would Know Better

September 10, 2017 – Just because a company calls itself Clean Coal, doesn’t mean it has a solution worth funding. Coal is the single largest human-created contributor of ... Continue Reading →

Canada’s Conference Board Reports the Cost of a Cleaner Future

September 8, 2017 – This week The Conference Board of Canada issued a report that focused on greenhouse gas emission (GHG) reductions, looking at current and future policy, and ... Continue Reading →

Where Nuclear Power Went Wrong and What Can Be Done About It

September 1, 2017 – In the news today the German government announced it is issuing potassium iodide pills to citizens in Aachen, a city on the edge of the border with Belgium. Why? Because ... Continue Reading →

Rex Tillerson’s Ex-Company Misled the Public About Climate Change States Newly Published Paper

August 27, 2017 – Why would an energy company dealing largely with fossil fuel exploration, extraction and processing want to mislead the world about climate change? Could it ... Continue Reading →

The Economist Calls U.S. Administration’s Response to Climate Change “Cupidity”

August 20, 2017 – In case you don’t know what cupidity means its synonyms are greed, avarice, acquisitiveness, covetousness, rapacity, materialism and money-grubbing. And ... Continue Reading →

Charlottesville was a Place of Fond Memories for My Family in Our U.S. Travels But Not So Much Now

August 16, 2017 – Every once in awhile I reward myself with a rant. It usually is about climate change naysayers, or anti-vaxxers, or those who perpetuate false science led by ... Continue Reading →

Climate Scientists Release Draft of Special Report in Fear That Current U.S. Administration Will Bury It

August 8, 2017 – A climate science draft report by the U.S. Global Change Research Program was released to the public this week. A product of scientists from 13 different federal ... Continue Reading →