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Extreme Weather Events & Climate Change: Dr Michael Mann (March 2017)

Climate Change 2017: Dr Michael Mann (Part I) (March 2017) Part 2 Climate Change 2017: Dr Michael Mann (Part II) (March 2017) Understanding Climate Change Published on Mar 27, 2017 Fair Use: Educational (March 2017 from The Real News)

Betting the World’s Future: Geo-engineering and the Cost of High-Stakes Gambling in an Age of Desperation | EV&N – 241 – CCTV “Experimenting” with Earth’s atmosphere is now being proposed by a Harvard professor of engineering and public policy as a component of addressing global climate change. See related items: US scientists launch world’s biggest solar geoengineering study | … Continue reading

Green Cambridge and Citizen Climate Action: The Cambridge Climate Congress of 2016 | EV & N – 250 – CCTV There is now no national leadership on climate issues.  Indeed some government officials seem to think it does not exist or that it is not worth devising a collective policy for the United States or the wider … Continue reading

Taking Stock of What’s at Stake: Petro-Militarism and the Hijacking of the American State | EV & N – 239 – CCTV As we take stock of what is at stake in the new administration in America, the news is disastrous for the global ecosystem. Earth’s ecosystem  cannot endure any more “hot” or “cold” wars but Trump expands carbon-wasteful … Continue reading

Recalling Some Aspects of America’s Immigration Policies in Black History Month | EV & N – 238 – CCTV

If people wish to “make America ‘great’ again,” they could start by learning what made it great in the first place. See also: Why We’re Overdue to Know the Brilliance of Africa’s Civilizations

Inside the minds of Trump voters: do they really all believe climate change was invented by China? – Climate & Environment at Imperial Republican rhetoric, communist hoax and voter psychology; Geraldine Satre Buisson, a PhD student on the Science and Solutions for a Changing Planet Doctoral Training Partnership at Imperial College London, looks across the pond at the United States’ attitudes towards … Continue reading

Tipping Points & Extinction Events

The Big Picture RT Published on Oct 9, 2013 Dr. Peter Ward, University of Washington joins Thom Hartmann. What can the mass extinctions of the past tell us about our future?

Sea level rise – fact & fiction: John Englander at TEDxBocaRaton

TEDx Talks Published on Jun 11, 2014 Sea level is rising for the first time in thousands of years. Oceanographer John Englander, author of “High Tide On Main Street” explains why it is unstoppable, regardless of efforts to be ‘green’ … Continue reading

Are You “Climate Ready” Boston? (& New York? Philadelphia? Baltimore? Washington?…+ London? Hong Kong? Lagos? Cairo?, …etc?) | EV & N – 237 – CCTV American coastal cities are beginning to experience a changing climate through extreme weather, and sea level rise will make this acute as years and decades pass.  Most coastal cities in the United States will be flooded on … Continue reading

Senate Threatens Climate With Proposal to Revoke Methane Pollution Rules | Common Dreams | Breaking News & Views for the Progressive Community

  Oil Industry’s Voluntary Efforts Won’t Curb Dangerously Potent Greenhouse Gas WASHINGTON – A Senate effort to repeal methane pollution standards for oil and gas operations on America’s public lands will cost taxpayers millions, accelerate climate change and increase asthma … Continue reading