'It's not a Forecast. It's a NowCast' is one way the National Climate Assessment report was described in media coverage of the release of the long-awaited report. The report deals with the current state of climate change in the...
In 2012, 93 percent of natural catastrophes were weather-related disasters. The United States was seriously affected: it accounted for 69 percent of overall losses and 92 percent of insured losses due to natural catastrophes worldwide ~ World Watch Institute America...
Paul Beckwith is a return blogger on BoomerWarrior. Paul is a PhD student with the laboratory for paleoclimatology and climatology, department of geography, University of Ottawa. In this post, Paul argues in favour of creating the effects of a volcano...
The following climate change cartoons are quite convincing. They can be a valuable aid in discussing the serious matter of the climate crisis we face with your friends or perhaps your elderly parents and of course your kids and...
I'm pleased to welcome Dorsi Diaz as a guest blogger on BoomerWarrior. Dorsi is a Writer, a Climate Change Activist and an Art Educator. She writes at HubPages and is also the climate change reporter for the San Francisco Examiner. Dorsi is an...
I often hear that the reason we're doing only the bare minimum on climate action is that too many people around the planet are unaware of the dire situation humankind is up against. Deniers say that not all the...
Based on popular demand I'm featuring again this year the Climate Activists Like Christmas Carols Too post. I'm a Climate Activist but during the Christmas season, I like to take some time off to enjoy Christmas carols and remember those...
In October of 2015, Canadians will elect a new government. One of the key issues during this election year will most certainly be the environment - climate change, carbon emissions, energy, pricing carbon.  Historically, climate change has not garnered much (if...
In much of the world, women continue to be engaged in their traditional roles as mothers and family caregivers. Climate change impacts women in many ways. Childbearing makes women more vulnerable than men. Women and young girls often spend large parts of...
We have now entered the era of climate consequences. Arctic warming is simply alarming. Cassie Ito who is an admin colleague in Warriors for Environmental, Social and Economic Justice (Facebook Group) has a grim assessment of the human impact on...