Climate Stress Signals – Tipping Points

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I have two climate stories today. Both highlight how climate change is impacting ecosystems. In isolation each is alarming. Put them together and we can view them as signals, a strong warning, that these major and rather important ecosystems are suffering considerable stress and face total wipeout if we continue to do nothing truly meaningful. … Read moreClimate Stress Signals – Tipping Points

Warming Oceans are changing rainfall patterns

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On a planet where we are increasing the amount of greenhouse gases, both the atmosphere and also the ocean become warmer. The rather obvious consequence is of course the the melting of ice and rising sea level, but other things also happen. Tropical Cyclones, (also known as Hurricanes) which are driven by warm oceans become … Read moreWarming Oceans are changing rainfall patterns

Petition: please sign and help create the largest environmental reserve in the world

An ambitious project is underway to create the largest environmental reserve in the world, protecting 135 million hectares of Amazon forest. That’s more than twice the size of France! … but … …it won’t happen unless Brazil, Colombia and Venezuela’s leaders know the public wants it, and so that’s where you can help. Actually things are not … Read morePetition: please sign and help create the largest environmental reserve in the world

Weird Amazon Reviews – AudioQuest K2 Terminated Speaker Cable

What do you do when faced with a speaker cable on Amazon that costs $13,000 Easy, you simply give it a review … however not a normal review, but rather one that completely takes the piss out of such an absurd price. So looking though the list, there are indeed a few gems such as … … Read moreWeird Amazon Reviews – AudioQuest K2 Terminated Speaker Cable