Chris is covering the climate since around 2010, and is a regular author at Climate State. He also produced most of our video content.

Climate change and pathogens [Wuhan Coronavirus]

The frequency with which new, serious disease epidemics have been occurring is briefly mentioned, also in light of climate change, and climate and other pathogens. Columbia University State of the Planet (2014), Renee Cho wrote: [Generally], when it’s warmer, the disease transmission system speeds up. Some scientists think that climate change, with its increase in…

YouTube claims that Climate State has no Educational Value

Do you agree with YouTube’s assessment of the Climate State channel? YouTube’s claim YouTube informs us, ‘Repurposing someone else’s content without adding significant original commentary or educational value.’ They link to this page, where they add: This is content that doesn’t provide significant original commentary, or educational value. It may also mean that we’ve identified…

How to Save the Earth, the Most Ambitious Plan in History

Things are pretty dire right now. We know we need to rapidly make some drastic changes – and Stanford researchers have come up with a master plan. Look-up your own country according to the plan https://thesolutionsproject.org/why-clean-energy/#/map/countries Credits Author: Tessa Koumoundouros / ScienceAlert Editor: Chris Machens / Climate State Narration: Cormac Bren Music: Picknick in the Meadows…

Ice Tsunamis: Can Ice Stream Collapse accelerate Sea Level Rise?

A Never-Before-Seen Event Is Collapsing an Ice Sheet in the Russian Arctic – Will ice stream collapse accelerate Sea Level Rise super extreme? Scientists have discovered a rare event, a collapsing ice sheet. With already multi meter sea level rise estimates from global warming, this highlighted event may accelerate trends further, with serious implications for…