Category Archives: New

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Arctic Sea Ice Going Down With the Blues

Zero Arctic Sea Ice Very Likely By 2020 // Published on Jun 30, 2017 There is a very high probability that the Arctic sea ice will essentially vanish by the end of summer melt in 2020 or earlier. The ice-free duration … 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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Humanity Flunked, Arctic Report Card

     Story on Arctic Report Card 2016: Part 1 of 2 // Published on Jan 8, 2017 In this video I tell the story of the massive changes that are underway at the top of of planet, and how … Continue reading

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Epic Interview: Paul 5.0

So Paul does not seem too vain (dk here)–and he is not–FYI the title was not chosen by him, but rather by his faithful servant, David Korn, Special Projects who has been with him from here day one, from eleven months … Continue reading

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New Podcast: Melting Arctic and Effect on Gulf Stream

One of Paul’s very best.  This is five out of four stars on the Paul-O-meter.  And for those of you who might not yet have seen, Wolfgang Werminghausen has been producing excellent podcasts, often in English and uniquely so, alternating … Continue reading

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Alberta Climate Change Denial

For many decades, climate change denial has mislead the public and thus prevented action on climate change. And now our climate system is spiralling out of control. We are in a period of abrupt climate change. We are in a … 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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Abrupt Change: Ecological and Economic

Topic Abrupt Change:  Ecological and Economic Change.  As Stuart Scott frames it, a ‘flood of changes’.  He asks, ‘why did you come to the COP21?‘  Here I am also with Baba Brinkman [1]. Click here, for the full replay:  UNFCCC Webcast. … Continue reading

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Paul Beckwith Interviewed by Nick Breeze, Paris 2015

Paul:  The Sharpness of Non-Linear Change. dk:  The work of the esteemed Nick Breeze of Envisionation is universally excellent.  He is no fool.  Besides filmmaking, he is robust in communications and culture and does a ton of work involving a lot of people … Continue reading

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Unspun: Ringside At COP21 With Climate Researcher Paul Beckwith

KKRN.FM of Round Mountain California’s “Unspun, An Experiment in Truth-Telling” Doug Bennett conducted a particularly well done, professional quality interview with me in Paris Saturday night (Weekly Saturdays at 9 am PST): ‘Unspun attempts to cut through all the media … Continue reading

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Climate Matters, Conversation with Paul Beckwith

Beyond Crisis // Published on Dec 4, 2015 (9:33 long) Paul speaks with Beyond Crisis in Ottawa on abrupt climate change; the earth’s warming creating dramatic loss of sea ice in the Arctic; and the urgent need to act NOW … Continue reading

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Proof and Evidence

Here next to the man at the top of the ‪climate change‬ pecking order in my books:  James Hansen. And Stuart Scott with us!  Quite a shot [dk:  seems like this is right out of  The Matrix, and Paul has … Continue reading

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James Hansen Talks Climate Change at COP21

Three videos of great Q/A after James Hansen’s riveting talk on climate change threats at COP21, my first day in Paris. Needless to say, he was surrounded by people with great questions afterwards [1]. I told him that I have … Continue reading

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Going to Paris, New Disaster Relief Analysis Site, Interview, Norway, Video

I have lots to share since much is happening, very quickly: Je suis Paris!  I am going!  To COP 21… Then to Norway!  To work on climate solutions! I have confirmation on a badge giving me full conference access for … Continue reading

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