Category Archives: Climate Education

Did CNN Lay a Trap for VP Joe Biden?

Did CNN Lay a Trap for VP Joe Biden? I thought that it was very unfair for CNN to waylay, sucker punch, blindside, etc. VP Joe Biden with their first question in the Climate Crises Town Hall.  They had the … Continue reading

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Senator Kamala Harris on the CNN Climate Crisis Town Hall

Senator Kamala Harris on the CNN Climate Crisis Town Hall I can’t cover all of the talks, but I should cover California’s Senator and past Attorney General. If she was taking a course from me in energy and environment, I … Continue reading

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Climate Shorts, Hurricane Damage with Velocity, Trump and Pence, and Debates

Climate Shorts, Hurricane Damage with Velocity, Trump and Pence, and Debates Instead of updating previous articles, we just add the updates here. The Press is making much ado about Mike Pence’s hour drive plus flight to spend the night at … Continue reading

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Extreme Category 5 Storms Are Really Category 6 and Dorian Gusts are Category 7

Storms of 185 mph winds have attained what should be labeled Category 6.  The gusts of 220 mph have attained what should be Category 7. Hurricane Wind Strength Increases as the Square of the Velocity We show the relative force … Continue reading

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America’s Climate Action Dilemmas

America’s Climate Action Dilemmas About half of Americans are taking climate action on state, city, industry, and individual levels.  Polls show between 2/3 and 3/4 think the US should take such action.  However, we are currently in one of our … Continue reading

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Energy and Cost Problems With Senator Sander’s Green New Deal

Energy and Cost Problems With Senator Sander’s Green New Deal I am only going to comment on the energy aspects of the plan, not the employment and social justice parts, which are separate choices to make. The speedy goal is … Continue reading

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CARB Web Conferences on Carbon Neutrality

CARB Web Conferences on Carbon Neutrality Instead of reporting on two packed CARB (California Air Resources Board) short web conferences for California, I will give my impressions and critique.  The first was on Carbon Neutrality:  Scenarios for Deep Decarbonization, and … Continue reading

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My Articles on Sea Level Rise

My Articles on Sea Level Rise. My article on sea level rise in Laguna Beach was cited in a very thorough article on sea level rise in Orange County in the OC Weekly, by Anthony Pignataro, on August 1, 2019.  … Continue reading

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Climate Lab’s Projections of the World Future Temperature Maps

Climate Lab’s Projections of the World Future Temperature Maps We present their graphs of the World future temperature maps for the average of June/July/August, under the “business as usual” or no climate mitigation scenario.  This is called RCP 8.5, where … Continue reading

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Climate Impact Lab’s Projections of US Future Temperature Maps

Climate Impact Lab’s Projections of US Future Temperature Maps We present their graphs of the US future temperature maps for the average of June/July/August, under the “business as usual” or no climate mitigation scenario.  This is called RCP 8.5, where … Continue reading

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