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About paulbeckwith

Well known climate science educator; Part-time Geography professor (climatology, oceanography, environmental issues), University of Ottawa. Physicist. Engineer. Master's Degree in Science in Laser Optics, Bachelors of Engineering, in Engineering Physics. Won Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario gold medal. Also interested in investment and start-ups in climate solutions, renewable energy and energy efficiency. Avid chess player, and likes restoring old homes. Married with children.

Earth Climate System: Terrible Trajectories to Hothouse

Earth Climate System: Terrible Trajectories to Hothouse // Aug 11, 2018 Ten years ago Timothy Lenton (b. 1973) spearheaded a scientific paper examining expert assessments on the types and likelihoods of Tipping Elements in the Climate System. A number of … Continue reading

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Regions Will Be Uninhabitable, From Unrelenting Heat & Humidity. Primer on Wet Bulb Temp

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 … Continue reading

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Arctic Blue Ocean Event Consequences: Air and Ocean Circulation Changes

  Arctic Blue Ocean Event Consequences: Air and Ocean Circulation Changes //  Jul 28, 2018 It is becoming common knowledge that we are rapidly heading to complete loss of Arctic sea-ice.  Without a course reversal, one eventually gets where one is … Continue reading

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Incessant Body Blows to Humanity From Abrupt Climate Change

Incessant Body Blows to Humanity From Abrupt Climate Change // Published on Jul 24, 2018 If you think that this years heatwaves are brutal, be thankful that we are not in an El Niño, which would have added even more … Continue reading

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Global Heatwaves to Arctic Monsoons: Climate Mayhem

Arctic Monsoons: A New Climate Nightmare // Published on Jul 23, 2018 Please help me wake up mainstream media.  We have a climate EMERGENCY on our hands. Extensive, long duration heat waves, caused by a stuck jet-stream are roasting people … Continue reading

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Methane: Consequence and Accelerant for Abrupt Climate Change

Methane: Consequence and Accelerant for Abrupt Climate Change // Jul 15, 2018 Abrupt climate change, specifically Arctic Temperature Amplification is rapidly taking us on a collision course to an ice-free Arctic, and is threatening to turn vast stores of carbon … Continue reading

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Japan Crushed by Godzilla-Like Deluge, Floods, and Landslides

Japan Crushed by Godzilla-Like Deluge, Floods, and Landslides // Jul 10, 2018 Abrupt Climate Change wreaks havoc many different ways in different places. A cacophony of adverse conditions is occurring in Japan.  Very hot sea-surface temperatures create high air humidity; … Continue reading

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