Climate Links

Photo: Badlands Links related to climate and climate change presented in somewhat random fashion: Headlines https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/jun/13/climate-worst-case-scenarios-clouds-scientists-global-heating Was Global Warming Data ‘Faked’ to ‘Fit Climate Change Fictions’? – SnopesBillionaires back Canadian company to build first ‘negative emissions’ plant – National PostClimate change in Nevada can be stopped with our helpUN’s flagship green finance fund fights to …

Greta Thunberg

Twitter Avatar April 2019Every time we make a decision we should ask ourselves; how will this decision affect that curve? We should no longer measure our wealth and success in the graph that shows economic growth, but in the curve that shows the emissions of greenhouse gases. We should no longer only ask: “Have we …

Climate Voter

Buzzwords Climate Voter = Person who votes depending on candidates work toward addressing climate change Headlines2018-midterm-elections-climate-change-voters-guide Elsewhere on the Webhttps://beaclimatevoter.orghttps://www.environmentalvoter.orghttps://www.lcv.org Embedded Tweetstk Planeta.com

Paris Agreement

Buzzwords Revisiting the Paris Agreement in 2020 Key Linkshttp://www.cop21.gouv.fr – http://www.cop21.gouv.fr/tweetwallhttp://newsroom.unfccc.inthttp://newsroom.unfccc.int/cop21parisinformationhubFrenchEnglish Information Hub Carbon Footprint Spanish Livestreaming Videohttp://unfccc6.meta-fusion.com/cop21http://unfccc6.meta-fusion.com/cop21/channels/plenary-1http://unfccc6.meta-fusion.com/cop21/channels/plenary-2http://unfccc6.meta-fusion.com/cop21/channels/press-room-1http://unfccc6.meta-fusion.com/cop21/channels/press-room-2http://unfccc6.meta-fusion.com/cop21/channels/press-room-3 On Demand Videohttp://unfccc6.meta-fusion.com/cop21/events EssayGiven the transformation needed, #COP21 is a wakeup call to improve our understanding through more engaged communication. Mainstream press and TV coverage will neither improve in quantity nor quality without audience demand. Before the …

Extreme Events

Buzzwords Extreme Events = Lying in the outermost (“most unusual”) 10 percent of a place’s history Also see:Extreme Heat Events = Sustained periods of abnormally and uncomfortably hot, and often humid, weather. NOAAhttps://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/climate-information/extreme-eventshttps://www.ncei.noaa.gov/news/advancing-study-extreme-eventshttps://www.theactuarymagazine.org/observing-mother-nature CEChttp://www.cec.org/our-work/projects/monitoring-health-impacts-extreme-heat-eventshttp://www.cec.org/our-work/projects/helping-north-america-communities-adapt-climate-change-pilot-syndromic-surveillance-system-extreme-heat-eventshttps://www.cdc.gov/climateandhealth/pubs/ClimateChangeandExtremeHeatEvents.pdf Headlinesextreme-events-virtually-impossible-without-warming Planeta.com

Climate Emergency

Buzzwords Climate Emergency = Also see: climate crisis Headlineshttps://www.theguardian.com/environment/2019/jun/14/pope-francis-declares-climate-emergency-and-urges-action Recommended Listening Tim Flannery on solving the climate emergency – The latest State of the Climate Report has confirmed our worst fears: the climate crisis has arrived here in Australia, and we’re running out of time to act. Does Australia’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic hold …

Climate COP 26

Postcard: Madrid 2020’s Climate COP 26 was scheduled to take place in Glasgow, Scotland, November 9-12. Delayed until 2021 due to Coronavirus. Hashtags: #COP26 #ClimateChange #ClimateVoter #TimeForAction This page links to the headlines, key links, analysis, and embedded tweets from the Conference of Parties. As with Planeta.com coverage of other events, we look at the …

Climate Change

Photo: Las Vegas Climate Change = a change in global or regional climate patterns, in particular a change apparent from the mid to late 20th century onwards and attributed largely to the increased levels of atmospheric carbon dioxide produced by the use of fossil fuels Embedded Twitters WikipediaGlobal warming Planeta

Stemming the Tide: Global Strategies for Sustaining Cultural Heritage through Climate Change

Poster Livestreaming News: Stemming the Tide: Global Strategies for Sustaining Cultural Heritage through Climate Change streams March 6, 2020, Point of the Matter Dialogue. Hashtag: #ClimateSTT [email protected][email protected]@[email protected] Key Linksiiconservation.orgFacebookamericanart.si.edu Livestreamingustream.tv/channel/1574964 Questions How would the organizers like remote viewers to interact with the event? Embedded Tweets BackgroundJoin in the conversation as six specialists in the field …

Carbon Brief

Logo Elsewhere on the Web Carbon Brief – carbonbrief.org – is an award-winning website dedicated to analysis and fact-checking of energy policy and climate change science, with a focus on the UK. Key [email protected] Awards ● In 2019, Carbon Brief won the Association of British Science Writers’ Award for “Innovation of the year” for the …