The following post was originally published on the Climate Reality site. As a Climate Reality leader (Chicago2013), I'm pleased to feature Climate Reality resources on BoomerWarrior. The article shows how freakish global warming is now the new norm. (Rolly...
In 1988, a soft-spoken scientist from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration testified before the US Congress. What he said shocked the world. The scientist was James Hansen, widely regarded as the preeminent climate scientist of our time. Hansen's...
We are spiraling toward 2°C. As a Climate Reality Leader (Chicago2013), I'm pleased to feature this resource from the Climate Reality blog. (Rolly Montpellier ~ Editor for BoomerWarrior). The steady rise of Earth’s temperature as greenhouse gases accumulate in the...
In 2015  humankind will face its greatest challenge ever - to achieve a binding global agreement to reduce carbon emissions and avert catastrophic run-away global warming. The Conference of the Parties will hold its next climate conference - COP21 - in Paris in December. 2015 will...
In 2008, poor air quality alone, including from oil and gas production, cost Canada about $8-billion, according to a report by the Canadian Medical Association. By 2031, those costs are expected to rise to $250-billion....almost 90,000 people will have...
We are in a climate crunch. Decades of procrastination, stalling and looking the other way on climate have left the world in a near desperate struggle for survival as the earth's temperature nears 1.5C warmer than pre-industrial levels. Canadians...
Source: Climate Reality Project, 24 Hours of Reality, The Dirty Weather Report (Editor, BoomerWarrior.Org) This video features the effects of 'Dirty Weather' on British Columbia, the Northwest US and California in 2012. In British Columbia, Washington and Oregon, record rainfalls...
The province of Ontario is poised to introduce a long-awaited carbon pricing plan, some seven years after the four-party Western Climate Initiative (WCI) agreement was signed in 2008 with British Columbia, Quebec and California. Ontario is the outlier of this...
In 2008, poor air quality alone, including from oil and gas production, cost Canada about $8-billion, according to a report by the Canadian Medical Association. By 2031, those costs are expected to rise to $250-billion....almost 90,000 people will have...
As a Climate Reality Leader (Chicago 2013), I'm pleased to feature excerpts from the Halftime on the Road to Paris post from the Climate Reality site. (Rolly Montpellier ~ Editor, BoomerWarrior.Org). This Time Is Different One hundred and ninety-five. That’s how many countries...