Sam Carana returns to BoomerWarrior with this article previously posted on the Arctic News Blog (Editor ~ Rolly Montpellier) How well is Earth's orbit around the sun positioned within the boundaries of the habitable zone? The illustration by the Wikipedia image on the right...
“The optimist proclaims that we live in the best of all possible worlds; and the pessimist fears this is true.” – James Branch Cabell Though I fall in neither group, that favorite quote comes to mind whenever I watch the...
I closed the last post by saying, “And so we have come to it: the greatest opportunity for enlightened courageous action that humanity has ever had.”  Opportunity to do what?  Nothing less than reshape civilization and build a collective future for...
Another post by Lee Norton, on BoomerWarrior. Lee is a presenter for The Climate Project – Canada. He has given over 75 presentations to more than 8,000 people (Editor of BoomerWarrior). The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) claims that 2 degrees...
Tobacco and fossil-fueled energy have curious parallels. Both have provided users with benefits, both got entrenched in behavior and society, both have grievous unintended consequences. But the story of one is more resolved, to a point. Back in the day...
In recent posts, I asked, "Could 2013  be the turn-around year in the fight against Climate Change? Is it possible that the climate-induced events of 2012 will spur world leadership into decisive action?" These are important questions if humanity is going to...
I'm pleased to welcome Michael Murphy as a new Blogger on BoomerWarrior. Michael is an advocate for Economic and Environmental Sustainability. At IBI Watch, Michael says "that my favorite issues live where science meets policy." (Editor for BoomerWarrior) Recently in Beijing, it’s...
Jim Harris is in Davos at the World Economic Forum for the launch of Corporate Knights' Global 100. For more information, see http://www.global100.org/. You can follow his live tweeting from Davos at @JimHarris. (This article has been previously posted at HuffPost Business...
Environmentalists around the globe are applauding President Obama for including a 'Call to Action' on Climate Change during his inaugural speech. But Obama has talked about Climate Change on several occasions before, during his 2008 presidential campaign, a 2012...
Mike Nickerson: "This posting started as a response to a number of people who expressed deep concerns about the world as we descended into the pre-Solstice darkness. It is a sequel to the Cyclemas post." Almost daily people share with me the...