Category Archives: Announcements

Abrupt Air Circulation Changes: Equatorial Atmospheric Super-Rotation; AGU Science Conference

Climate Risks from Equatorial Atmospheric Super-Rotation // Published on Dec 4, 2017 If we continue on the current path of high greenhouse gas emissions, we risk triggering an abrupt change in our atmospheric circulation.      As the band around … Continue reading

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First Blue-Ocean Event in Arctic

First Blue-Ocean Event in Arctic: Part 1 // Apr 27, 2016 I discuss the state of Arctic sea ice. Will we have a blue-ocean event this summer, or in the next few years? What are the global implications if this … Continue reading

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My Condolences to Australia’s Great Barrier Reef

‘We have a crisis today on the largest ecological system on earth.  The Great Barrier Reef is under extreme stress, from very, very warm water, which has bleached vast areas of the coral.  First, by way of background, the size, … Continue reading

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Consequences Of Catastrophic Climate Change

“Suppose that your mom is sick. None of her brothers, sisters or children have taken her complaints seriously. Everybody has carried on with their own busy lives, thinking that mom was imagining things, and assuming that she was fine. And … Continue reading

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COP21 Deal Cannot Prevent Devastating Climate Change, Academics warn

A serious, hard hitting article from The Independent, which I am materially mentioned in: COP21: Paris deal far too weak to prevent devastating climate change, academics warn.  It begins (here is a clip, please click link for entire article.  Our Letter … Continue reading

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Current Class, Syllabus and Outline

My new Syllabus and Outline was just posted.  You can view it, download it, or see it on the cloud.  I am excited and eager to be back.  So far, there are 70+ persons who have enrolled and it is not … Continue reading

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Paris Trip Cancelled

Unfortunately I have had to cancel my Paris trip for personal/family reasons. It was booked last week and now cancelled last minute. I am very sorry about this.

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