@Google: Merkel says climate change is a fact, laments US stance ABC News

ABC News Merkel says climate change is a fact, laments US stance ABC News Angela Merkel says Germany remains fully committed to the Paris climate accord, despite U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to pull out of the agree­ment. Germany's long-​time chanc­ellor said Tuesday that the U.S. move was"very regret­table" at a time ... and more »

2018-06-19 11:04

@The Carbon Brief: Climate change to become ‘greatest pressure on biodive­rsity’ by 2070

The combined effects of global warming and land-​use change could cause the world’s ecosy­stems to...

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2018-06-20 00:01

@Climate Denial Crock of the Week: New Video: Hansen’s Global Warming Predi­ction at 30. How did He Do?

June 23, 1988. Easy to remember, because it’s my birthday. And the day I thought that, at last, humans were serious about the 800 pound gorilla of environ­mental issues. Senior NASA scientist James Hansen, whose work I had been following for some time, came before the Senate, on a brutally hot summer day – and

2018-06-20 16:09

@Google: Ross McKit­rick: All those warming-​climate predic­tions suddenly have a big, new problem Financial Post

Financial Post Ross McKit­rick: All those warming-​ climate predic­tions suddenly have a big, new problem Financial Post One of the most important numbers in the world goes by the catchy title of Equili­brium Climate Sensit­ivity, or ECS. It is a measure of how much the climate responds to green­house gases. More formally, it is defined as the increase, in degrees Celsius, ... and more »

2018-06-20 12:01

@Climate Denial Crock of the Week: James Hansen on Avoiding the Arctic Methane Bomb

On the 30th annive­rsary of James Hansen’s historic 1988 climate predic­tions – I am posting a number of clips from my 2015 interview in San Francisco – above, on the threat of arctic methane hydrates. Adverti­sements

2018-06-21 20:47

@Tamino's Open Mind: Global Warming: Told You So

Thirty years ago James Hansen testified in congress that man-​made climate change (a.k.a. global warming) was underway. He forecast that the world would get hotter. What happened since? The world got hotter. He also forecast that the Arctic would warm …

2018-06-21 17:35


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