The Turning Spiral

Category: Climate Change


Climate Change 101 with Bill Nye | National Geographic — News on Climate Change

Climate Change is a real and serious issue. In this video Bill Nye, the Science Guy, explains what causes climate change, how it affects our planet, why we need to act promptly to mitigate its effects, and how each of…

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This Was the Decade We Knew We Were Right

Everything is connected, and everything is changing By Kate Marvel on December 30, 2019 A state of emergency was declared on November 11, 2019 and residents in the Sydney area were warned of “catastrophic” fire danger as Australia prepared for…

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Special Report on Climate Change and Land — IPCC site

Special Report on Climate Change and Land — IPCC site — Read on http://www.ipcc.ch/srccl/

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Trajectories of the Earth System in the Anthropocene

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Regions Will Be Uninhabitable, From Unrelenting Heat & Humidity. Primer on Wet Bulb Temp — Paul Beckwith, Climate System Scientist

Human Body Limit to Heat Stress from Abrupt Climate Change // Aug 3, 2018 The average persons core body temperature is 98.6 F (37 C). Human skin is a few degrees colder, being about 35 C (95 F). Heat travels…

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Losing Earth: The Decade We Almost Stopped Climate Change

By Nathaniel Rich Photographs and Videos by George Steinmetz AUG. 1, 2018

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IPCC Climate Talks: Indigenous Perspectives

Shared from Terra Informa’s report on the IPCC Conference on Cities and Climate Change, held in Edmonton, Canada, in 2017. via IPCC Climate Talks: Indigenous Perspectives

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“Turning the US into a Jurassic Park run by dinosaur energy” — PIK Research Portal

“Turning the US into a Jurassic Park run by dinosaur energy”03/29/2017 US President Trump recently signed an executive order to roll back US climate policies. “Donald Trump’s attempt to turn the US into a Jurassic Park run by dinosaur energy…

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Rapacious consumerism and climate change | by Graham Peebles, Scoop News

22nd December 2016 Commercialisation has poisoned all areas of contemporary life, and together with its partner in crime, consumerism, is the principal cause of man-made climate change. Operating under the suffocating shadow of neo-liberalism, the market forces of commercialisation act…

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Pre-Christmas melt? North Pole forecast to warm 50 degrees above normal Thursday – The Washington Post

It’s not normal, and it’s happening again. For the second year in a row in late December and for the second time in as many months, temperatures in the high Arctic will be freakishly high compared to normal. Computer models…

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