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Over the Top Climate Warriors Start to Acknowledge Adaptation

David Wallace-Wells writes Adapt or die. That is the stark challenge to living in the new world we have made. Is this more climate change hyperbole? We need to decarbonise and fast. People keep saying this, but then fail to … Continue reading

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Is Our Heatwave a Sign of the End Times?

Does Canada’s recent record setting heatwave indicate that parts of the world will become uninhabitable due to global warming? Simon Lewis, writing in the Guardian, claims Canada is a warning: more and more of the world will soon be too … Continue reading

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The Truth about Sea Level Rise

There is a lot of misinformation out there about how much sea level will rise due to global warming. The current best information (from 2018) comes from the UN’s International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)’s latest report in chapter 9, … Continue reading

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Global Warming: Crisis? What Crisis?

As reported by the CBC, Moody’s analytics has just published a report on The Economic Implications of Climate Change. The CBC’s article focuses on the finding that global warming will actually improve Canada’s economy and, to a less degree, the … Continue reading

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More Global Warming Hysteria

The CBC has a new article on global warming that is a little more hysterical than usual: More summer sun accelerating Greenland ice melt, study says. The study being referenced, Decreasing cloud cover drives the recent mass loss on the … Continue reading

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Sea Level Increase Now and Predicted

The following graph was downloaded from the EPA’s Climate Change Indicators: Sea Level page. I then fit a straight line to the data using the GNU image manipulation program (the GIMP). Take a look: Between 1880 and 1960, the data … Continue reading

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CBC Exaggerates Climate Change, but not Sea Level Rise

The CBC’s recent article Climate change in B.C.: Here’s how 2050 could look cites the Pacific Climate Impacts Consortium’s publication Climate Projections for Metro Vancouver which claims that “Global climate models project an average increase of about 3°C in our … Continue reading

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