Category Archives: Sea Level Rise

Laguna Beach Natural Threats from Climate Change

Laguna Beach Natural Threats from Climate Change   While not a part of the Mayor’s Climate Protection Agreement, we should review climate change related threats. The most common may be nature of heavy rains from atmospheric rivers, or so called … Continue reading

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Comments on “An Inconvenient Sequel, Truth to Power” Film by VP Al Gore

Comments on “An Inconvenient Sequel, Truth to Power” Film by VP Al Gore I enjoyed the movie, and learned many things from it.  I think the public will learn much from it.  It did not exaggerate how fast global warming … Continue reading

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Larsen C Iceberg: Small Expansion of Cooling Water

Larsen C Iceberg: Small Expansion of Cooling Water There is a very minor secondary cooling effect of the melting iceberg A-68 that broke off from the Larsen C Antarctic Ice shelf in July, 2017. The water near the Iceberg is … Continue reading

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Trump’s Inhumanity to Children

Trump’s Inhumanity to Children While Trump personally cares about children, the people that he let draft his budget (Mick Mulvaney, head of OMB), or copied from the Koch and Mercer funded American Heritage Foundation, had no respect for children at … Continue reading

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UCI’s Jim Randerson’s Climate Projections to the Year 2300

UCI’s Jim Randerson’s Climate Projections to the Year 2300 Prof. James Randerson’s of UCI’s Earth System Science department spoke to our OLLI class on climate science projections out to the year 2300, and the current Trump administration effects on halting … Continue reading

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Trump Headlines I Would Like to See

Trump Headlines I Would Like to See Trump Uses Devin Nunes as a Smoke Screen to Hide Cancellation of Clean Energy Plan (“Do not look behind the screen”, from the Wizard of Oz.) X on Mo Bull (Exxon Mobil as … Continue reading

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Trump’s Attack on the Government’s Climate Program

Trump’s Attack on the Government’s Climate Program Everyone relies on knowing the climate, and the weather that it controls. Even Trump, who just attacked the funding of the U.S. Global Change Research Program (USGCRP), in the EPA. It coordinates the … Continue reading

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This is the Start of the Planet of the Apes

This is the Start of the Planet of the Apes I don’t really mean apes, but a government with similarities to that in the Planet of the Apes movie. I don’t really remember many of the details, so movie buffs, … Continue reading

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Trump Will Literally Drain the Swamp of ‘Gators

Trump Will Literally Drain the Swamp of ‘Gators A few years ago I drove across the Florida Everglades on the southern highway, state road 9336. In the middle we came across one of those signs of the maximum altitude of … Continue reading

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What is Trump Doing With His Personnel Questionaire to the Department of Energy?

What is Trump’s Transition Team Doing With Their Personnel Questionnaire to the Department of Energy? They have sent a 74 question form asking about personnel who work on various clean energy projects or climate science research. They want to know … Continue reading

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