Category Archives: Tragedy

Coronavirus: Why YOU Must ACT NOW

Coronavirus: Why YOU Must ACT NOW: Part 1 of 3 // Mar 12, 2020 On March 10th a vitally important article was published online by Tomas Pueyo, and I chat about it in this video and my next two. Even … Continue reading

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Surprising Effects: Glacier Melt, Mayhem Down Under, Argentina Heat, Tasmanian Fires, Land vs. Water Temps

Non-Intuitive Consequences of Rapid Melt in Greenland and Antarctica: 1 of 2 // Feb 8, 2019 Glaciers on Greenland and Antarctica are rapidly melting due to Abrupt Climate Change, and melt rates are doubling with a period of roughly 7 … Continue reading

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Antarctica Needs a Dentist

  Thwaites Glacier. Credit: NASA/OIB/Jeremy Harbeck Huge Cavity Melted Out in Antarctic Glacier: Part 1 of 2 // Feb 4, 2019 A huge cavity–4 km wide by 10 km long by 300 meters high–has melted at the glacier base in … Continue reading

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Plethora of Dire Climate Reports, Interview on Climate Matters TV

With Shackleton the Cat A Plethora of Dire Climate Reports: 1 of 2 // Nov 30, 2018 For ages, I’ve been screaming from rooftops, clad in sandwich-boards, on the urgency of declaring a global climate emergency.  Some city’s and groups … Continue reading

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Propaganda and Information Warfare In Social Media

  Propaganda and Information Warfare Within Social Media // Published on Apr 5, 2018 A confluence of recent technologies are undermining planetary democracies, and negating our ability to act on climate change.  The global proliferation of smart phones, individually associated with … 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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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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People Manage To Kill Three-Quarters Of Flying Insects In Only 27 Years

People Manage To Kill Three-Quarters Of Flying Insects In Only 27 Years: Part A // Oct 23, 2017 Humans have always excelled at killing things.  No species does it better than us. Technological advancement is fastest in development of more … 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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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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What’s Not To Like? Extinction Radio, Vanishing Sea Ice, EcoShock

Here is Paul’s recent ‘Interview with Paul Beckwith‘ on Extinction Radio.  This is in Part Two, starts at 5:20, and is about 1:14 long.  Mike is an incredible interviewer, who has ardently sustained his keen vision in continuing to produce … Continue reading

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Earth’s Largest Living Structure IS Dying

  Earth’s Largest Living Structure IS Dying: 1 of 2 // Published on Apr 10, 2017 Australia’s Great Barrier Reef is an enormous tourist attraction that pumps billions of tourism dollars each year into the economy. Very soon, this revenue … Continue reading

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