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Epic flooding in Texas, during El Nino year and locked Jet Stream configuration

Tornadoes, flooding, and stormy weather currently affects large parts of central Texas. There is also live coverage, for example IBT, The WeatherChannel, or AccuWeather. The situation is still developing, because ...

How the Wall Street Journal cherry picks science data

The current coverage by the WSJ, about the ongoing deadly heat wave in India (Temps of 48C), mentioned a study from 2005 about India and extreme weather. However, the study Extreme Weather Events over India in ...

Over 500 dead across India as heat wave sets in, Telangana’s Khammam sizzles at 48 degrees

Hindustan Times: Humans “boil in their own skin” at 48 degrees Celsius, the maximum temperature recorded at Khammam in Telangana which has become the focal point of a blistering heat wave sweeping through swathes of I...

Harrison Ford is The Ocean

"Humans take more than they share!" Julia Roberts, Harrison Ford, Kevin Spacey, Edward Norton, Penélope Cruz, Robert Redford and Ian Somerhalder all join forces to give nature a voice. Watch the films and take acti...

Julia Roberts in the most powerful video about climate change

Julia Roberts, Harrison Ford, Kevin Spacey, Edward Norton, Penélope Cruz, Robert Redford and Ian Somerhalder all join forces to give nature a voice. Watch the films and take action at http://natureisspeaking.org/ 1...

Peter Ward: The Radical New Discoveries about the Origins and Evolution of Life on Earth

Based on Darwin's theories of evolution, the accepted history of life on earth has remained essentially unchanged for over 150 years. In their new book, however, UW professor Peter Ward and co-author Joe Kirschvink ar...

Forests Damaged by Hurricane Katrina Become Major Carbon Source

NASA, 2007: With the help of NASA satellite data, a research team has estimated that Hurricane Katrina killed or severely damaged 320 million large trees in Gulf Coast forests, which weakened the role the forests play...

ScienceCasts: No Turning Back – West Antarctic Glaciers in Irreversible Decline

A 2014 study study led by NASA researchers shows that half-a-dozen key glaciers in the West Antarctic Ice Sheet are in irreversible decline. The melting of these sprawling icy giants will affect global sea levels in t...

NASA experts explain ice melt in Antarctica

NASA hosted a media teleconference to discuss new research results on the stability of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet and its potential contribution to future sea level rise. The briefing participants are: — Eric Rig...

NASA Antarctic Ice News about Glacier Retreat

Watch a 20 minute excerpt http://climatestate.com/2015/05/23/nasa-experts-explain-ice-melt-in-antarctica/ In 2014, NASA hosted a media teleconference to discuss new research results on the stability of the West Ant...

Top Reason Why Biochar Doesn’t Increase Crop Yields & 5 Ways to Fix it

John from http://www.growingyourgreens.com/ shares with you the top reason why biochar does not always work for people in their garden and 5 ways you can easily fix this problem. In this episode, John visits the fa...

Sudden ice loss acceleration at the Southern Antarctic Peninsula detected

ESA posted an update on Antarctic ice loss on 22 May 2015. Above animation shows how warm ocean water penetrates the glacier grounding line through basalt melt, threatening speed up of glaciers, discharged into the oc...

The Significance of El Niño and Its Impacts

This event (December 2014), shows the significance of El Niño through observations—satellite, in situ, and model simulations—its physical mechanisms and associated biological and biogeochemical impacts, with a focus o...

No Shit Study: Scientists Show Conspiracy Theorists Will Believe Anything

Italian researchers demonstrated this by looking at thousands of users who interacted with either science news pages or conspiracy theory pages on Facebook, finding that the vast majority of the people commenting on c...

How to talk to a climate change denier

The climate changed before Yes, but each time the event is connected to wiping out the majority of species on Earth, or creating conditions in the Ocean which killed off life.Further reading Climate change is a na...

This image explains what is wrong with climate change coverage in the USA

Yesterday Obama delivered a historic speech about national security and climate change, at a US coast guard academy. Additionally the White House released a report, which summed up the conclusions from security expert...

EXCERPT: Obama talks Risks to National Security from Climate Change at US Coast Guard Academy 2015

Excerpt from 2015 speech, watch full speech. White House Report: The National Security Implications of a Changing Climate https://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2015/05/20/white-house-report-national-security...

On the Influence of Carbonic Acid in the Air Upon the Temperature of the Ground

In 1896, Svante Arrhenius published below study on the greenhouse effect, the required carbon dioxide gas concentrations for change, and temperature variations deriving from mean, and processes in the climate system w...

NASA: Warming-Driven Changes in Global Rainfall

By Kathryn Hansen NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. A NASA-led modeling study provides new evidence that global warming may increase the risk for extreme rainfall and drought. Model simulations spanning 140 years s...

State of the Ocean: Ocean Acidification and Previous Marine Extinctions

The 2013 report on the State of the Ocean, by IPSO can be accessed here (PDF). From the report: Executive Summary • Climate change and the ocean – What does the future hold? The ocean isshielding us from the worst ...

Gavin Schmidt (NASA) explains the climate change problem and solution

The Vancouver Sun interviewed Gavin Schmidt (April 17 2015, by Gerry Bellett) Q: So if we could make one smart decision what should it be? A: We have to have a price on carbon because right now it’s still free to ...

Saving Planet Earth & Stop Climate Change

A 2014 National Geographic documentary takes a look at climate solutions.

Global Water Efficiency Gains Through Drip Irrigation

MyRain is making drip irrigation accessible to all the farmers of India by automating the process of designing systems for their small-plot farms, with a mobile app and on-time delivery. Sponsor: USAID Global Devel...

Jeremy Jackson: Sea Level Rise is Dangerous

By Daniel L. Kuester, U.S. Naval War College Public Affairs Feb. 4, 2015 NEWPORT, R.I. – Author, researcher and marine biologist Jeremy Jackson gave a presentation titled “Sea Level Rise is Dangerous” at U.S. Nava...

The Ghost of Earth Day Present

Be a part of the biggest grass-roots event in history by planting a tree on EARTH DAY, APRIL 22ND, 2015 as a “give back” to Earth. This event is being hosted by The Master Shift, Forest Nation, The White Feather Found...

Calls for Harvard University to Divest Fast from Fossil Fuels #TippingPoint

CNN: Stanford University has already decided it will no longer directly invest in coal mining companies because it has a responsibility to consider "corporate policies or practices (that) create substantial social inj...

Earth’s Climate System Guide

A rough guide to the components of Earth's Climate System (via Skeptical Science) Posted on 7 October 2013 by John Mason Introduction This is a basic primer on the components of Earth's climate and how and why th...

ScienceCasts: The Cloudy Future of Arctic Sea Ice

As climate change continues to hammer Arctic sea ice, pushing back its summertime boundaries to record-high latitudes, NASA is flying an innovative airborne mission to find out how these developments will affect world...

Arctic Death Spiral 1979-2013 ( Sea Ice Decline / Deglaciation)

Monthly averages from January 1979 - 2014 (Jan). Data source via the Polar Science Center (University of Washington) URL.  Data visualisation by Andy Lee Robinson.   Arctic Death Spiral by Andy Lee Ro...

Archbishop Desmond Tutu on Climate Change

Transcript of Archbishop Tutu's remarks on climate change: "The destruction of the earth’s environment is the human rights challenge of our time. Over the 25 years that climate change has been on the world’s ag...

Weird weather might just wake feeble politicians up to climate change

The Guardian: Meteorologists are debating our role in bizarre weather events. We have the technology for change, but not the political will On Monday, Amory Lovins, physicist, environmentalist, and unassuming colos...

Sea Levels and Gin & Tonics

What do rising sea levels have to do with gin & tonics? Why does the level of the sea matter? Why doesn't the guy I met in the pub want to be my friend? Find out the answer to all these questions - and more - in the v...

Scientists: IPCC Underestimating Sea Level Rise

Vision Prize: scientists are worried the IPCC is underestimating sea level rise (via Skeptical Science) Posted on 18 February 2014 by dana1981 The Vision Prize is an online survey of scientists about climate risk...

Waleed Abdalati (NASA): Dramatic Changes in Polar Ice

Video: Welcome to the NASA Earth Exchange (NEX) Virtual Workshop live stream channel. Stay tuned to listen to featured keynote speakers covering research themes from climate modeling to remote sensing applications and...

Climate Refugees of Bangladesh

35:00 min topic = Bamboo & mangrove to mitigate/adapt to climate change in rural Bangladesh. "Climate Refugees Of Bangladesh" is a very simple and little step towards the struggle for grounding the term Climate...

Bio-energy with carbon capture and storage

Bio-energy with carbon capture and storage (BECCS) is a greenhouse gas mitigation technology which produces negative carbon dioxide emissions by combining biomass use with geologic carbon capture and storage. The conc...

Climate Change in the Anthropocene

We have now become a major planetary force. Related http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anthropocene | http://www.imdb.com/title/tt2368732

Evidence for Rainfall-Triggered Earthquake Activity

Fluids are known to be of major importance for the earthquake generation because pore pressure variations alter the strength of faults. Thus they can initiate earthquakes if the crust is close enough to its critica...

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