Category Archives: News

Security Threat Assessment of Global Climate Change

Chat on Hard-Hitting New Report: “A Security Threat Assessment of Global Climate Change”: 1 of 2 // Mar 7, 2020 A new report called “A Security Threat Assessment of Global Climate Change” came out last month, produced by a National … Continue reading

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Abrupt Climate Change Will Rapidly Blow Past 1.5C and 2C

Abrupt Climate Change Will Rapidly Blow Past 1.5C and 2C // Oct 10, 2018 As I filmed today, yet another massive hurricane has just come ashore in Florida’s panhandle. Hurricane Michael, at 155 mph (1 mph shy of Cat. 5) … 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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Were The California Wildfires Deliberately Set?

       Left image BEFORE: Particulates (PM10) in air at 2000 Local Time. Right image AFTER: Particulates (PM10) in air at 2100 Local time. Note that the particulates have all appeared in multiple locations within the space of 1 hour. This … 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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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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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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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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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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Disaster Bingo

Step-Right-Up to the Climate Change Casino. Let’s play Bingo. We draw i27 – Houston submerged last month. Now o69 – Fort McMurray incinerated this week from b14 and n41. ———- ———- ———- ———- ‘As thousands of evacuated residents in Alberta … Continue reading

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Fort McMurray’s 88,000 Climate Refugees, Climate Casino

Fort McMurray’s 80,000 Climate Refugees (now 88,000): Fort Mac Alberta Lucks Out In Climate Casino Don’t get me wrong. I empathize with the people from Fort McMurray.  Many lost their homes and memories.  I also empathize with the people of … 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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Precursor to The Big One in California?

Have you heard of the precautionary principle… The gas emissions from the major fault-lines in California started on February 25 between 16:00 and 19:00 local time. It is now 5:20 pm PST on February 29th, almost a full 4 days … Continue reading

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Oxygen Level Decrease in Air from Climate Change

Oxygen Level Decrease in Air from Climate Change // Published on Feb 26, 2016 Combustion of fossil fuels causes oxygen to decrease in the atmosphere/ocean system. As does deforestation, exponential population growth and phytoplankton loss in the oceans from warming … Continue reading

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My last Six Paris videos, Tweeting Sharks and Shrunken Brains

Here are the last of the videos that I filmed in Paris. The COP21 that I attended there just over a month ago seems to be a vague and distant memory; not just for me but for a planet steamrolling … 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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Podcasts, Paris Climate Vs. Real Future, Extinction Radio, Letter on Flood

My interview with the fantastically good Alex Smith, was published here, on Dec 6th, 2015, but is now fortunately available in Podcast, at his site and SoundCloud, as distinct from link only.  Duly shared again in convenient form.  Thank you … Continue reading

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Starting 2016 With a Real Bang

     Above image from, ‘9 Maps That Show How Completely Bizarre Your Christmas Eve Weather‘ Was. Of course the stuck jet stream is heading North North East and separates the cold dry air from the Arctic extending far southward … Continue reading

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Climate Hope and Tragedy

As I have said many times, Alex Smith’s Radio EcoShock is a favorite and boy does he deliver.  My segment is about 11:17 long, and those impatient or too busy can click here, to go right to my segment, starting at 21:13 mark. … Continue reading

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May The Force Be With You

After much success, Paul is flying back home tonight/today.  He has had many great catches on his Facebook and twitter, and till he gets back and gets to share more about Paris and Norway, we share some of his best ones … Continue reading

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This Changes Everything: Ottawa Environmentalist Applaud Paris Climate Pact

‘Paul Beckwith, an Ottawa climate change researcher, snapped this shot with Environment Minister Catherine McKenna and Jane McDonald (left), his sister-in-law and McKenna’s advisor, after the agreement was signed. (Submitted by Paul Beckwith)’ Paris climate pact ‘changes everything,’ say Ottawa … Continue reading

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Al Gore Keynote in COP21 Paris

Published on Dec 3, 2015 ‘I filmed this from the 2nd row, there was nobody in the front row to block my view since that seat was reserved for him after his talk:)’ ———- ———- This trip continues go very … 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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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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Beckwith is Back, New Video: Abrupt Climate System Update

I am back, after a long video hiatus. I have been chomping at the bit to film, but held off to essentially finish this website.  Like many projects that start out small, they can become nonlinear like the climate.  My … Continue reading

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Solutions: Cleantech, Energy Efficiency, CO2 Removal, Solar Radiation Management

Today, we published/made major edits on an entire section, with no less than four new pages which should prove quite helpful to both fellow researchers and my followers.  This starts with Solutions, followed by Cleantech, Carbon Dioxide Removal, Population, Energy Efficiency, and … Continue reading

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Beckwith is Back – Abrupt Climate System Update

I am back, after a long video hiatus. I have been chomping at the bit to film, but held off to essentially finish this website.  Like many projects that start out small, they can become nonlinear like the climate.  My … Continue reading

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Hot Off The Press

As I said, I try to bring you the best of the best or the topically new or, where possible, both. From the last few days: Below, a piece on Canadian Environmental MP, Indonesia slash and burn, Greenland Melt per … Continue reading

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Paul 4.0

First, some good news.  To have a thousand persons to a new website in its first month is usually an attainment, and my site had 900 the first day that it was announced and thus officially launched.  Glad to report, we … Continue reading

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Uninhabitable Middle East From Climate, SeeMoreRocks Podcast

Article on, ‘Parts of the Middle East Will Soon Become Uninhabitable From Climate Change‘, followed by nice a pair of podcasts on SeeMoreRocks, with Robbin Westenra on SoundCloud: This past summer water temperatures in the region were 33 degrees Celsius. When they … Continue reading

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Ten Stories Media Ignored: Dahr Mentions Paul and Methane

Ten Big Stories News Media Ignored:  Some of the biggest news of the past year never went public.  Methane and arctic warming’s global impacts, article 6, at the above link.  Nice menton: ‘Dahr Jamail, writing for Truth-out, notes … A 2013 … Continue reading

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Alberta scientists Call for Ottawa to Stop Muzzling Federal Researchers

That’s me on the left! ‘University of Alberta scientists join call for Ottawa to stop muzzling federal researchers, ‘A group of University of Alberta scientists is joining a national call for a new direction in science policy and an end … Continue reading

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List of Organizations Holding Position, Climate Change is Caused by Human Action

(List of Worldwide Scientific Organizations, That Hold the Position That Climate Change Has Been Caused by Human Action).  From CA.Gov, Governers Office of Planning and Research. Academia Chilena de Ciencias, Chile Academia das Ciencias de Lisboa, Portugal Academia de Ciencias … Continue reading

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Hansen Series Now on YouTube

This is the excerpt for your very first post. Continue reading

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