I'm very pleased to welcome Anthony J. Gerst as a contributor to Below2C. Mr. Gerst is a long-letter writer whose letters have been featured in 20 countries including England, Spain, Hungary, India Australia and Brazil. A longer bio is...
It took humanity 50,000 years to reach 1 billion people. It then took about 200 years to go from 1 billion to 7 billion.  The world's population is growing at the rate of 1.1 percent per year; if this...
Margaret Klein (The Climate Psychologist) is one of the founders of The Climate Mobilization project. Although this project is focused on the American climate change challenge, people all around the globe are increasingly aware and deeply concerned about the...
"In the struggle to solve the Climate Crisis, a powerful, largely unnoticed shift is taking place," believes Al Gore. I think he is right. The world is listening. As a Climate Reality activist, "you are truly at the front lines...
This  post draws from an article from Climate Reality. It deals with how a changing climate is changing our plates. No matter where you live, climate disruption is touching the food we eat. How a changing climate is changing our...
In his 2013 inaugural speech following his 2012 re-election, President Barack Obama made it very clear that Climate Change would be the cornerstone of his second term:  We will respond to the threat of climate change, knowing that the failure...
I've just recently heard of "solar roadways". My first reaction was quite skeptical. "Another unworkable concept," I thought. Perhaps not so nonsensical after all. Solar roadways coming soon to a place near you? Count on it. Solar Roadways Coming Soon Wikipedia...
Climate change is HERE and climate change is happening NOW. It is not a figment of your imagination and the weather outside  is "frightening" says Dorsi Lynn Diaz, who is using art to talk about climate change. Dorsi is...
Our Risk, Their Reward is the slogan or rallying cry for the Stop Energy East campaign and tour. Its purpose is to bring attention to another Canadian government pipeline project - the TransCanada Energy East.  Our Risk, Their Reward "The TransCanada Energy East...
Anita Payne was trained as a Climate Leader when she attended the Climate Reality Leadership Corps conference in Chicago in July 2013. I had the pleasure of  attending the same training and joining Anita as a Climate Leader colleague...