Category Archives: Climate

Human Overpopulation: Expose the Pink Elephant

Human Overpopulation: Expose the Pink Elephant // Jun 29, 2018 A cyclone wreaks death and destruction on delta, with death toll estimates of 15,000, then 2,000,000, settling on 500,000. We will never know for sure, since most bodies were washed … Continue reading

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The Nuts and Bolts Of Arctic Methane

The Nuts and Bolts of Arctic Methane // Published on Jun 27, 2018 In this first of a series of videos on Arctic Methane, I get down to the nitty-gritty.  I discuss natural and human-caused sources of methane, and how … Continue reading

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Gut-Wrenching Arctic Changes Causing Climate Turmoil

Abrupt Loss of Arctic Sea-Ice // Published on Jun 13, 2018 Persistent cyclones churning up Arctic sea-ice are bad news. Maximum Arctic sea-ice savagery occurred in 2012 from a massive long-lived August cyclone leading to the outstanding record September sea-ice … Continue reading

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Cows, Pigs, Chickens Dominate Planet ~ Earth’s Creatures Decimated By Humans

Cows, Pigs, and Chickens Dominate Our Planet // Published on Jun 6, 2018 New jaw-dropping peer-reviewed science paper: farmed poultry makes up 70% of all birds on Earth, with just 30% being wild. Even worse: 60% of all mammals are … Continue reading

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Severe Global Water Cycle Shifts from Abrupt Climate Change

Severe Global Water Cycle Shifts from Abrupt Climate Change // Published on May 27, 2018 Freshwater availability for drinking is being disrupted around Earth. Same for irrigation water relied upon to grow many crops.  Soils are drying out and groundwater is … Continue reading

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What Happens In The Arctic, Does NOT Stay In The Arctic

  What Happens In The Arctic, Does NOT Stay In The Arctic // Published on May 11, 2018 The Arctic is NOT like Las Vegas.  What happens there, specifically the rapid darkening due to loss of sea-ice and snow cover is … Continue reading

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Testimonial: Learned Most About Climate Change from Plethora of Paul Beckwith’s YouTubes

 

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Methane Venting Over Arctic Sea Ice — OSFAS Lecture, WBAI Live

Methane Venting Into Air Over Arctic Sea Ice // Published on Apr 27, 2018 Humanity, we have a problem.  We are venting methane into the Arctic. Why?  How much?  How fast? What does it mean for abrupt climate change? What does it mean for … Continue reading

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Ever Greater Risks to Nuclear Power Plants, From Extreme Weather Events

Ongoing Chernobyl and Fukushima Disasters // Published on Apr 26, 2018 Thirty two years ago the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in the Ukraine melted down.  Huge radiation releases occurred; estimates are 10x higher than Fukushima. Official deaths are ridiculously low (9,000 … Continue reading

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Global Ocean Circulation: AMOC runs Amok

Global Ocean Circulation: AMOC runs Amok // Apr 17, 2018 What happens if the Atlantic Meridional Overturning (AMOC) slows down, or even stops? The former has happened, and if the latter occurs there will be global chaos.  How close are we … Continue reading

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Ocean Currents Disruption: Slower and Wavier

Ocean Currents Disruption: Slower and Wavier // Published on Apr 14, 2018 Cutting edge science finds ocean currents slowing down.  We all know the equator is warm and poles are cold. This temperature difference causes heat flow from the equator … Continue reading

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Climate Dude Rant About Pink Haired Guy – Let Them Eat Cricket Cake

Rant Time by a Climate Dude about a Guy with Pink Hair // Published on Mar 22, 2018 I’ve been long overdue for a rant, but due to the late hour of filming while walking home on nearly deserted streets, … Continue reading

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Debunking Grand Solar Minimum in Abrupt Climate Change, Itsy-Bitsy, Two New Videos

Debunking Grand Solar Minimum in Abrupt Climate Change: 1 of 2 // Published on Mar 14, 2018 The idea of a Grand Solar Minimum (GSM) causing weather extremes, specifically cooling on parts of our planet today is deeply flawed (just wrong) … Continue reading

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Stormy Weather, Past, Present and Future: 4 of 4

Stormy Weather; Past, Present and Future: 4 of 4 // Published on Mar 12, 2018 In this video, and the last three I have gone into great detail on how wave energy from recent storms has the ability to chew up … Continue reading

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Storm Generated Ocean Waves Pack More Punch Than Expected: Videos 2 and 3 of Four

Storm Generated Ocean Waves Pack More Punch Than Expected: 2 of 4 // Published on Mar 9, 2018 We know that massive storm waves wreak havoc on coastal cities and coastlines, but scientists thought that massive 620 ton boulders could … Continue reading

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Recent Storms Moved Giant Rocks Weighing Up to 620 tons: Part 1 of 4

Recent Storms Moved Giant Rocks Weighing Up to 620 tons: Part 1 of 4 // Published on Mar 7, 2018 It turns out that “Storms of our Grandchildren” are already here today.  In fact these storms are already reconfiguring our … Continue reading

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New Scientific Discovery: Siberian Atmospheric Rivers: Part 4 of 4

New Scientific Discovery: Siberian Atmospheric Rivers: Part 4 of 4 // Published on Mar 1, 2018 A Russian icebreaker in the Arctic sailed from open ocean water into thin sea-ice continuing into thicker sea-ice and sent weather balloons aloft every … Continue reading

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Warm Humid Air Penetrates Arctic Cold Dome: 2 of 4

Warm Humid Air Penetrates Arctic Cold Dome: 2 of 4 // Published on Feb 26, 2018 Above the Arctic sea-ice sits a dome of cold, dry, heavy air.  Arctic temperature amplification results in very wavy, pronounced crests and troughs in … Continue reading

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Hot Wet Atmospheric Rivers Ravage Arctic: Part 1 of 4

Hot Wet Atmospheric Rivers Ravage Arctic: Part 1 of 4 // Published on Feb 23, 2018 Ongoing abrupt climate change is causing global weather mayhem, causing huge temperature swings from icebox chills to heat records, and torrential rains with record floods. … Continue reading

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Climate Restoration with Ocean Fertilization

Filling our Oceans with Fish to Calm Climate / Published on Feb 16, 2018 Anecdotes from a century ago talk of an ocean teeming with life.  Legends abound of there being so many fish in oceans that you could literally … Continue reading

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Climate Restoration with Carbon Dioxide Removal

Climate Restoration with Carbon Dioxide Removal / Published on Feb 14, 2018 Slashing global fossil fuel emissions is necessary, but no longer sufficient to restore our climate to stability.  The good news is that we are not defenceless.  To restore climate … Continue reading

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Abrupt Climate Change and Weather Mayhem; chat with Radio EcoShocks Alex Smith

Alex Smith is my favourite person to chat with on radio. His weekly show Radio EcoShock is broadcast on about 100 radio stations around the globe, and we always have great conversations about the latest climate change zeitgeist. This interview, … Continue reading

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Everything that You Wanted to Know about Jet Streams but Were Afraid to Ask

Everything that You Wanted to Know about Jet Streams but Were Afraid to Ask // Published on Feb 6, 2018 Why does the jet stream exist? How does if form? What controls it’s location and behaviour (latitude, length and amplitude … Continue reading

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Hot Humid Wedge Slices Through Dark Frigid Arctic

Hot Humid Wedge Slices Through Dark Frigid Arctic // Published on Feb 2, 2018 A large mass of warm humid air from the North Atlantic is driving a wedge (ridge of the jet-stream) into the 24-hour darkness of the Arctic … Continue reading

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Last Gasp Arctic Sea Ice Death Rattle

Last Gasp Arctic Sea Ice Death Rattle // Published on Jan 30, 2018 Elaborating on my last video; I take a cold, hard look at the reality of vanishing Arctic sea-ice. All signs point to an Arctic in collapse.  Cold … Continue reading

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Upper and Lower Atmospheric Polar Vortices: It takes TWO to TANGO

Upper and Lower Atmospheric Polar Vortices: It takes TWO to TANGO // Published on Jan 25, 2018 As jet streams circle the Earth dictating weather patterns and becoming slower and wavier from climate change, they are more often thrust upwards by … Continue reading

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Paul’s New BBC interview: Climate Mayhem Worsens California Wildfires; Hypocrisy of COP23 and AGU Climate Conferences

I was interviewed live on BBC Radio 5 on Tuesday December 5th at 8:30 pm EST (Wednesday December 6th at 1:30 am London time):  ‘Rhod Sharp presents news, interviews and stories from around the world’.  Runs from 35:44 to 43:25. … Continue reading

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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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Earth Tipping Elements: New Kid on the Block

Earth Tipping Elements: New Kid on the Block // Published on Nov 27, 2017 An amazing thing about the recently release US Climate Report (more discussion, last post) is the open acknowledgement in Chapter 15 that huge risks exist for our … Continue reading

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Climate Tipping Points from Cascading Feedbacks, Voices of Dissent Interview, Extinction Radio

Climate Tipping Points from Cascading Feedbacks // Published on Nov 23, 2017 From my chair, it looks like we can kiss our stable nurturing climate goodby. Humans have poked and prodded and perturbed our Earth systems to the breaking point, and … Continue reading

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Cascading Climate Consequences: US Report

This video continues from where last week’s post, Highs and Lows of US Climate Science Report, left off. Cascading Climate Consequences: US Report // Published on Nov 17, 2017 I chat about startling facts/observations from the recent US Climate Report. My … Continue reading

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Highs and Lows of US Climate Science Report

Highs and Lows of US Climate Science Report // Published on Nov 11, 2017 In this video I chat on highlights and lowlights of the recent US Climate Science Report.   Recent discussion by Paul, here, “Yet Another Climate Report“, from … Continue reading

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Yet Another Climate Report ~Pesticides, Insects, Agriculture

Yet Another Climate Report // Published on Nov 4, 2017 A new and extensive “Climate Science Special Report” NCA4 (National Climate Assessment 4) was released in the US; a product of multiple agencies. I discuss the contents of this report, by … Continue reading

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Arctic Sea-Ice is much THINNER Than we Thought

Arctic Sea-Ice is much THINNER Than we Thought // Published on Oct 27, 2017 The thickness, and thus volume of remaining Arctic sea-ice is much less than we think. In late winter, what we thought was 3 ft thick ice … Continue reading

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Tweets of the Week: Paul’s Picks Oct 16-22

Flying insect numbers drop 76% in 27 years. Industrial fishing, farming & #climatechange are wrecking ecosystems. https://t.co/vNpIDpKMLc pic.twitter.com/UxTlWx2haz — Paul Beckwith (@PaulHBeckwith) October 23, 2017 In this Guardian article, Monbiot argues that pesticide use in industrial scale farming is the … Continue reading

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Ophelia Will Severely Test “Luck of the Irish”

Ophelia Will Severely Test “Luck of the Irish”: 1 of 2 // Published on Oct 15, 2017 People usually focus on hurricane categories to get an idea as to how severe a storm will be.  This is dangerous thinking, including … Continue reading

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Hurricane Ophelia Makes a Beeline to Ireland

Hurricane Ophelia Makes a Beeline to Ireland / Published on Oct 13, 2017 Enormous consequences of abrupt climate change are coming home to roost. Here I discuss the latest strangeness in our Climate Casino, namely Hurricane Ophelia that is making … Continue reading

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Hurricane Nate Takes US By Surprise

Hurricane Nate Takes US By Surprise // Published on Oct 6, 2017 Hurricane Nate seemed to pop-up out of nowhere, in contrast to Superstorm Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria that took their time chewing up the Caribbean and Southern USA. … Continue reading

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Arctic Sea Ice: Everything You Need To Know

Arctic Sea Ice: Everything You Need To Know // Published on Oct 5, 2017 Every summer now, there are many people anxiously monitoring the seasonal melt-back of the Sea Ice that covers the Arctic Ocean. One of these summers, likely … Continue reading

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Climate Change Magnified MegaFires

Amplification of MegaFires from Climate Change // Published on Oct 3, 2017 Wildfires are increasing in frequency of occurrence, severity, and duration around the globe.  There are more fires, they’re consuming larger areas, burning hotter and spreading much faster, burning for … Continue reading

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After the Superstorm: Relief Efforts and Resilience

After the Superstorm: Relief Efforts & Resilience // Published on Sep 27, 2017 It seems like our planet is under siege by extreme weather events that have been increasing in frequency, severity and duration.  Superstorm Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, & Maria … Continue reading

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Can Hurricanes Trigger Earthquakes?

Can Hurricanes Trigger Earthquakes? Part A // Published on Sep 22, 2017 On Sept. 8th, 2017 as Hurricane Irma chewed up the Caribbean a magnitude 8.1 earthquake rattled Mexico. On Sept. 19th it was Hurricane Maria’s turn, with a 7.1 quake … Continue reading

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More Climate Change Collateral Damage: Hurricane Maria Takes Out Dominica

More Climate Change Collateral Damage: Hurricane Maria Takes Out Dominica // Published on Sep 18, 2017 Hello People of the World. Sorry to be the bearer of bad news, but you have been lied to for years about the grave risks … Continue reading

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Tornadoes Galore in Florida, spinning off Superstorm Irma

Tornadoes Galore in Florida, spinning off Superstorm Irma // Published on Sep 9, 2017 I highly recommend you download the RadarScope app on your smartphone to track Hurricane Irma, and do your own real-time weather forecasting. I explain in detail … Continue reading

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How You Can Track Superstorm Irma from Minute-to-Minute

Track Superstorm Irma in Real-Time: Tutorial // Published on Sep 7, 2017 I teach you how to track Superstorm Irma (or any other storm) in real-time. Following Twitter Hashtags is the easiest way to get the very latest.  I talk about … Continue reading

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Cockamanie Climate Change Claims

Cockamanie Climate Change Claims:  Removing CO2 from the Atmosphere & Oceans with Exponential Algae Growth // Published on Aug 18, 2017 Sunlight warms Earth’s surface. Heat radiates up and is trapped by greenhouse gases (GHGs).  Human emissions increase GHGs increasing warming. … Continue reading

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It’s Raining in Antarctica and In The Arctic (But Not in Spain)

Arctic Sea Ice Thickness mid-August 2012 (year of record minimum extent) It’s Raining in Antarctica & in the Arctic (but not in Spain) // Published on Aug 14, 2017 Jet Streams are so wavy in the Northern Hemisphere that in the … Continue reading

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More Unprecedented Jet Stream Behaviour: Filling Southern Hemisphere & Crossing Almost Entire Equator

Midas Touch Beauties and The Beast, At Ottawa’s Busker Festival Jet Streams WIDEN and FILL Most of Southern Hemisphere // Published on Aug 8, 2017 Strange things are happening, as abrupt climate change speeds up, and the Arctic refrigerator transitions … Continue reading

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Best 15 Ways to Drawdown Greenhouse Gases

Best 15 Ways to Drawdown Greenhouse Gases / Published on Jul 24, 2017 I discuss 15 of the most important ways that humanity can significantly reduce fossil fuel emissions. The ultimate goal is removal of carbon from the atmosphere/oceans, as … Continue reading

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Fending Off Scientist’s Attacks on “The Uninhabitable Earth”: Five Videos, Parts A to E

Fending Off Scientist’s Attacks on “The Uninhabitable Earth”. Part A / Published on Jul 17, 2017 The controversy over the accuracy of the New York Magazine article “The Uninhabited Earth” expands and deepens. Sixteen scientists examined and commented on the article, … Continue reading

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Abrupt Climate Mayhem Now, in Spite of Main-Stream-Climatologist Posturing

Abrupt Climate Mayhem Now, in Spite of Main-Stream-Climatologist Posturing // Published on Jul 13, 2017 Quite frankly, I am sick and tired of people, especially main-stream-talking-head-scientists, downplaying the huge unprecedented threats that are accumulating daily and will soon take down … Continue reading

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Profound Changes in Our Jet Streams

Profound Changes in our Jet Streams // Published on Jul 11, 2017 All of us alive today are either privileged or cursed to bear witness to profound changes in our planetary climate system. Join me here as I brainstorm on … Continue reading

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AMEG (Arctic Methane Emergency Group) Plea to G20 Leaders

2017-07-05 Version 3 To the G20, at their summit, July 2017 Warning of climate change emergency Dear world leaders, You will have received an increasing number of warnings from scientists about the seriousness of climate change and therefore how important … Continue reading

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Bubble, Bubble, GigaTons of Methane Trouble

Bubble, Bubble. GigaTons of Methane Trouble // Published on Jun 28, 2017 Vast amounts of methane exists within ocean floor sediments on the Eastern Siberian Arctic Shelf, in the form of methane hydrates & free methane gas.          … Continue reading

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Weather Wilding, Weirding & Whiplashing in the Climate Casino

Weather Wilding, Weirding & Whiplashing // Published on Jun 25, 2017 Our world has changed. Weather jumps from one extreme, like fire-hosing deluges with floods, to droughts, & then back again in months or years. What you get depends on … Continue reading

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Changing Climate Chats

Water Weirding: Too Much or None at all // Published on Jun 21, 2017 Water is vital for life. Water cycling from solid to liquid to vapour (gas) on Earth is changing with abrupt climate disruption. Phenomena like atmospheric rivers and … Continue reading

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Ottawa River Flooding: Human Error vs. Act of God?

Ottawa River Flooding: Human Error vs. Act of God? // Published on May 16, 2017 Record low water levels were reported in the Des Joachim reservoir 235 km north of the Britannia Bay water gauge in Ottawa. I estimated the volume … Continue reading

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Record Ottawa River Flooding From Climate Change

Record Ottawa River Flooding From Climate Change // Published on May 8, 2017 In July, 2013 downtown Calgary had record flooding with insured losses exceeding $6 Billion. Three weeks later, extensive Toronto flooding from torrential rains cost more than $1 … Continue reading

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They Drove Off the Climate Cliff, Radio EcoShock Podcast

They Drove Off the Climate Cliff, podcast, with favorite interviewer, champion of many if not all precious things human and natural, Alex Smith. Paul’s segment, is called ‘Tracking the Big Picture with scientist Paul Beckwith‘. His post also shares from … Continue reading

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Stabilizing Feedbacks in the Climate System

  Stabilizing Feedbacks in the Climate System // Published on Mar 3, 2017 We often hear about “positive” (accelerating) feedbacks in the climate system speeding up rates of change, even exponentially. I tell the story of some powerful “negative” stabilizing … Continue reading

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Climate Mayhem: ACTION, Not Despair

Climate Mayhem: ACTION, not despair // Published on Feb 15, 2017 I reflect on abrupt climate change. Where we are now, how bad it is, and what is in store for us. I talk methane, extreme weather, Arctic sauna, jet streams, … Continue reading

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Joe The Plumber, WTF is the REAL Deal With Global Warming?

WTF is the REAL Deal with Global Warming”, For Joe the Plumber Folk // Published on Jan 19, 2017 Many folk are struggling to put food on the table and a roof over the heads of themselves and their families. Things … Continue reading

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The Coast is Toast, Faster and Faster, Global Sea-Level Rise

Global Sea-Level is Rising Faster and Faster: Part 1 of 4 // Published on Jan 14, 2017 In  discuss new science and impacts of quickly increasing global sea levels. This is not a problem for 2100, but for NOW.     … Continue reading

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Climate Emergency in a New World Order with Paul Beckwith

Here is Paul’s interview with the ever astute and consummate Deb Ozarko, ‘warrior of truth, cultural revolutionary, status quo crusher, and passionate lover of life, here to welcome your bi-weekly dose of authentic expression‘, on The Unplugged Podcast 115. Podcast … Continue reading

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How Climate Change has Turbo-Charged Hurricane Matthew

Amazing video, from the weather channel, ‘Why Hurricane Categories Make a Difference‘, linked here. ———- How Climate Change Amplified Hurricane Matthew // Published on Oct 6, 2016 I discuss how Hurricane Matthew is a much worse storm because of our … Continue reading

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Death by 1,000 Cuts: Epic Interview, Extreme Changes Not Seen in Time of Humans

       Paul is again a feature guest on Alex Smith’s Radio Ecoshock, ‘Extreme Climate News & Science‘ (dk).  This is a wide ranging hour long interview: As Alex introduces Paul, ‘It’s been summer in the Northern Hemisphere, when … Continue reading

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Can Greenland Ice Caps Collapse?

     Can Greenland Ice Caps Collapse? Part 1 of 2 // Published on Aug 16, 2016 Is it possible that vast portions of Greenland’s ice cap could calve/slide off the continent, causing spikes in global sea level rise? As … Continue reading

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Restaurant at the END of the WORLD

Restaurant at the END of the WORLD // Published on Jul 31, 2016 People were eating dinner on a second floor restaurant in Ellicott, Maryland when the street became a river, and then a raging torrent. My video is a … Continue reading

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Stay Cool In Heat Waves Using Latest Sport Science

Stay Cool in Heat Waves Using Latest Sport Science // Published on Jul 28, 2016 Global average temperatures have soared up from climate change. The first 6 months of 2016 were 1.3 C warmer than pre-industrial. Many parts of the … Continue reading

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Paul’s Response to Washington Post, Jetstream Article

To: Jason Samenow; Washington Post Date: Wednesday July 20, 2016 Regarding:  The June 30th Washington Post article titled “Claim that jet stream crossing equator is ‘climate emergency’ is utter nonsense” Dear Jason, Since both my YouTube video: (“Unprecedented? Jet Stream … Continue reading

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More Mangled Jet Stream Behaviour

More Mangled Jet Stream Behaviour //Published on Jul 12, 2016 I show many examples of fractured and broken jet streams from the last several years. Also many cases of Northern Hemisphere/ Southern Hemisphere Equatorial breaches. I also show a strange … Continue reading

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Ask Paul, He Knows Everything About Climate

Ask Paul. He Knows Everything About Climate. Part 1 // Published on Jul 4, 2016 In Part 1, I talk about my extensive range of videos, and in particular about the recent, controversial ‘Unprecedented? Jet Stream Crosses Equator‘ video.  Most of … Continue reading

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Nice Accolade, In the Press, and New Videos

Several additional new videos, and a nice and a wonderful accolade, shared by Bob Schmidt, of Tampa, Florida: ‘My fellow Americans, Memorial Day approaches when we honor those that have defended our country, our principles, our interests to the ultimate … Continue reading

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Fort McMurray Podcast Trifecta

The ever most consummate Nick, at ReliefAnalysis.com continues his epic and so very well crafted series, today with ‘Exponential Interdependencies: Climate Change, International Security, and DMHA‘: ‘This podcast also features a debuts a new segment called, “Situational Awareness,” in which Paul Beckwith … 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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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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Climate Change, Renewable Energy Policy Event, Carleton University

Today and yesterday, October 1st and 2nd, there is a Climate Change and Renewable Energy Policy Event, at Carleton University, in Ontario if you are here or near here. ‘Join leading scholars and experts from across North America and Europe as … Continue reading

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