Calls for Emissions Reductions

US national security advisor says climate change is threat, calls for Emissions ReductionsBy Carl Franzen / The Verge[wpcol_1half id=”” class=”” style=””]April 24, 2013: Scientists and advocates have called for reductions in greenhouse gas emissions for years. But now the White House national security advisor is joining in the chorus. Tom Donilon, the national security advisor…

The fragile fringe of West Antarctica

Expedition to a crumbling Antarctic ice shelfBy Ted Scambos / NSIDC[wpcol_1half id=”” class=”” style=””]November 4, 2011: With preparations in place, I asked if I could tag along with a NASA group here working on Operation IceBridge, an airborne mapping and measurement program intended to bridge the gap between the ICESat satellite (a laser-ranging mission that…

More Strong Hurricanes Part II

Part II[wpcol_1half id=”” class=”” style=””]Figure 2: Number of Katrina magnitude surge events per decade (B) hindcast and projected changes in temperatures from climate model BNU-ESM under for RCP4.5 (A). The thick blue line shows the projection using the full spatial gridded temperatures and confidence interval (5–16–84–95%); magenta and black show the projections using only Main…

More Strong Hurricanes Part I

New Research Shows Humans Causing More Strong HurricanesBy Dana Nuccitelli / Skeptical Science[wpcol_1half id=”” class=”” style=””]April 29, 2013: The link between human-caused global warming and extreme weather is often difficult to pin down, particularly with regards to hurricanes. As Kevin Trenberth has discussed, a ll weather now occurs in a climate that humans have altered.…

Video: Jet Stream & Dark Snow Project

Video[wpcol_2fifth id=”” class=”” style=””] [/wpcol_2fifth][wpcol_3fifth_end id=”” class=”” style=””] Climate Warming & the Jet Stream Extreme Weather Published on YouTube Aug 21, 2012 One of the most confusing effects of climate change is the increasing incidence of weather extremes, that may include hot, AND cold, snow and rain, wet and dry, drought and flood. [/wpcol_3fifth_end] [wpcol_2fifth…

Climate Safety

350 PPMWhat is 350?[wpcol_1half id=”” class=”” style=””]Mission: Our online campaigns, grassroots organizing, and mass public actions are led from the bottom up by thousands of volunteer organizers in over 188 countries. 350 means climate safety. To preserve our planet, scientists tell us we must reduce the amount of CO2 in the atmosphere from its current…

The 1st Issue of ClimateState

        Climate Change a National Security Threat, Calls for Emissions Reductions   Playing God with the Climate   [wpcol_1third id=”” class=”” style=””] LATEST SCIENCE Humans Causing More Strong Hurricanes[/wpcol_1third][wpcol_1third id=”” class=”” style=””] IMPACTS Climate Warming and the Jet Stream[/wpcol_1third][wpcol_1third_end id=”” class=”” style=””] RealClimate The warming went into the deep end[/wpcol_1third_end] [wpcol_3fifth id=””…