• Arctic
  • An ice-free Arctic in just 23 years?

    Big fucking surprise. Or not. Look… how many times do we have to see these words over and over? “Sooner than expected”, “much worse than previously thought”. I’ve said it before, this is happening at a pace far faster than even the worst predictions. We have got to start thinking of climate change as RIGHT […]

  • Antarctica
  • Climate Change Round-up

    I suppose it is a good sign that I’m having a hard time keeping up with all of the recent media coverage of climate change. I would like to point out though that while the coverage is now consistent via the web I’m not seeing it nearly as much on the television. I don’t watch […]

  • Climate Change
  • Oceans Warming and Rising

    From the Inter Press Service, Oceans Warming and Rising: Ocean levels will rise faster than expected if greenhouse gas emissions continue to rise, a leading German researcher warns. Using data from the U.S. National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Stefan Rahmstorf, professor of physics of the oceans at the University of Potsdam near Berlin estimates […]

  • Climate Change
  • Climate change and phytoplankton

    One of those many details regarding the effects of climate change: phytoplankton. I continue to be amazed in my conversations with the people around me and how little they know about climate change and what it all really means. Most folks that I encounter seem to have no clue about how it is our earth […]