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Record Setting Sudden Stratospheric Warming (SSW) Over Antarctica: Causes and Consequences

Here is the first of three new videos dealing with much more southern weather and oceanography, posted today and yesterday.  Paul also added one more video dealing with the North Pole and Greenland from our recent post, here.  This is … 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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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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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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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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Crisis in Capitalism and Cascading Climate Chaos

Crisis in Capitalism & Cascading Climate Chaos // Published on Sep 15, 2017 I discuss how ongoing and cascading climate chaos is the root cause of our crisis in capitalism.  The US is considered one of the richest and most powerful … 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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Science of Superstorms. After Harvey, What’s Next?

Science of Superstorms. After Harvey, What’s Next? // Published on Sep 1, 2017 Why was Harvey a Superstorm: expected $ losses greater than Katrina & Sandy combined?I teach you about how the science of abrupt climate change is turbocharging storms. … Continue reading

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Epic Tutorial on Horrific Hurricane Harvey

Image: After Horrendous Hurricane Harvey Tutorial A // Published on Aug 26, 2017 Welcome. Please sit down in front of your computer and join me in a harrowing journey into how horrendous Harvey is.  I guide you through the many … 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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Exposing the Elephant: Exponential Population Growth

Exponential Global Population Growth: Exposing Elephants in the Room:  A A city of 240,000 people. This is roughly the number of extra people appearing on Earth each day (births minus deaths). We just passed 7.5 billion, which is amazingly about … Continue reading

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Why the PACE of Almost ALL Life (Including Death Rates) Speeds Up With Global Warming

  Global Warming Increases Pace of Life, Thus Death Rates: A // Published on July 30, 2017 For every 18 F (10 C) rise in temperature the metabolic rate doubles and thus the rate of living (pace of life) doubles. The … Continue reading

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Fossil Fuel Use is Rising Like There is NO Tomorrow

Fossil Fuel Use is Rising Like There is NO Tomorrow // Published on Jul 26, 2017 If YOU think that 25+ years of global climate change policy meetings (IPCCs & COPs), and  today’s much discussed growth in clean energy and … 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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Understanding Atmospheric Circulation, Patterns in Global Ocean Currents

Understanding Atmospheric Circulation Patterns // Published on Apr 10, 2017 I teach you how (the layperson, or not) to draw the atmospheric circulation patterns of the Earth. All you need to know is that “hot air rises”, there are 3 … Continue reading

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