Ending The Climate Silence: We Have To Talk About It, Below2C

Ending The Climate Silence: We Have To Talk About It

We are in a climate crunch. Decades of procrastination, stalling and looking the other way on climate have left the world in a near...

2018 Climate News Dominated by Extreme Weather

"Fifty years ago, a photo of Earth rising beyond the lunar horizon captivated the world and inspired the modern environmental movement. Humans have since despoiled...
Climate Change = Extreme Weather. What You Need To Know, Below2C

Climate Change = Extreme Weather. What You Need To Know

We at Below2°C are pleased to feature our condensed version of Extreme Weather and Climate Change: What You Need to Know, from the Climate...
The 10 Hottest Years Yet - The Heat Is On, Below2C

The 10 Hottest Years Yet – The Heat Is On

Although 2017 was not the warmest on record, it comes after a scorching 2016 which was the hottest year ever recorded, besting 2015, which bested...
A Climate Turning Point - Summer of 2017, Below2C

A Climate Turning Point – Summer of 2017

As a member of the Citizens' Climate Lobby Canada (National Capital Region Chapter), I'm pleased to post a news release prepared by CCL Canada's National...
Harvey, Fort Mcmurray, Sandy, Katrina, Below2C

Harvey, Fort McMurray, Sandy, Katrina. Who’s Next?

Harvey, Fort McMurray(2016), Sandy(2012), Katrina(2005) are household names in North America. Three of these events are powerful hurricanes which brought destruction and death to the...
The Disturbing Climate Alarm Bells of 2016, boomer warrior

The Disturbing Climate Alarm Bells of 2016

The popular belief is that if we're not feeling the change then we're probably not doing enough. And for the most part, that can easily...
On The Edge of 1.5˚C, boomer warrior

On The Edge of 1.5˚C Of Warming

The following visualization using small multiples is a creation by Ed Hawkins, a climate scientist with NCAS (National Centre for Atmospheric Science). The visual consists...
Climate Change Impacts Women Disproportionally, boomer warrior

Climate Change Impacts Women Disproportionally

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...
It's Happening That Fast, boomer warrior

It’s Happening That Fast

"It's happening that fast," says Mark Eakin who is with NOAA's Satellite Oceanography and Climatology Division. Global warming turmoil is our new climate reality. The monthly...