Atmospheric Oxygen Decline threatens Humanity’s Existence

Study: There has been a clear decline in the volume of oxygen in Earth’s atmosphere over the past 20 years. A recently proposed model predicts a non-linear decay, which would result in an increasingly rapid fall-off in atmospheric oxygen concentration, with potentially devastating consequences for human health. We predict that humans may continue to survive…

The Paleocene–Eocene Thermal Maximum 56 Mil yrs ago (PETM)

January 30, 2014 – Deep Time, Global Change and YOU lecture series: Global Warming 56 Million Years Ago & What it Means for Us. Presented by Dr. Scott Wing, Smithsonian Institute Human greenhouse gas emissions will alter conditions on earth for thousands of years. The past event that best mirrors current warming occurred 56 million…

The National Security Implications of Climate Change (June 2017)

On June 5, The Center for Climate and Security (CCS) and the Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) hosted a briefing on Capitol Hill exploring climate change risks to U.S. national security – particularly, the effect on Department of Defense (DoD) force readiness, missions and infrastructure. The discussion ranged from prospective impacts on overseas missions,…

The Digital Card Game Designed around Extreme Weather Events

Gwent: The Witcher Card Game is a free-to-play digital collectible card game, heavily designed around extreme weather, developed by CD Projekt for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. More from Twitch streamer Jaggerous https://www.youtube.com/user/TheJaggerous http://www.twitch.tv/Jaggerous Related Gwent: The Witcher Card Game https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gwent:_The_Witcher_Card_Game Gwent website https://www.playgwent.com/en Gwent at Twitch https://www.twitch.tv/directory/game/Gwent:%20The%20Witcher%20Card%20Game

Like Champagne opened, methane explosions resulted in Ocean craters

Like ‘champagne bottles being opened’: Scientists document an ancient Arctic methane explosion What could possibly go wrong, ignoring climate change, the warnings or clues from what science tells us, even if we were just creating a better world with clean energy, and millions of new jobs? One thing which could go very wrong, are based…