apple.news/AQMIDFvm3QDqJ-cHdPhsoBw …Which is a tornado generated by wildfires. The phenomenon was first witnessed in 2003 in Australia. So I’m archiving this here for the curious.
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Environmental and Climate Job Openings
apple.news/A1F-azsd8SneNS57ZFwZA1w You will have to do the legwork, but here are some leads!
Plastic and Climate Toxicity
apple.news/AFyz8X7LEQy2hym1SbjQzPQ …the nonprofit advocacy group Beyond Plastics calculated that the US plastics industry is on track to produce more climate pollution per year than domestic coal-fired power plants by 2030.
Warmer Oceans, Fewer Fish
apple.news/ALcMaPessRt2cNyyRWA6VpA Collapse is imminent as ocean temperatures rise and oxygen is depleted.
apple.news/Amhx0pGfhTFSC8_YbrywuLQ The news doesn’t get better. Again, science works to explain why things happen, but any sailor or farmer could have told the scientists this was happening.
Zombie Ice Will Not Return
apple.news/A4bS7lqHOQeqbozqWrx502Q Glacial ice melt in Greenland alone means sea water levels will rise from at least 3 inches to more than 10 inches by the end of this century. If I live my expected life span of 10pm years, I will have witnessed sea level changes that alter the costs and borders of the globe.Continue reading “Zombie Ice Will Not Return”
Antarctica ice loss is higher than previously thought.
apple.news/AC0nSsJzWQfCOCESm-9rHSQ Glaciers in Antarctica are crumbling at a faster pace, with mess less new ice cover than needed to sustain the glaciers. Glacial ice locks up water, protecting the sea level from rising. As glaciers on the southernmost continent melt, sea levels rise, causing coastal flooding throughout the world.
The Arctic has warmed nearly four times faster than the globe since 1979 | Communications Earth & Environment
In recent decades, the warming in the Arctic has been much faster than in the rest of the world, a phenomenon known as Arctic amplification. Numerous studies report that the Arctic is warming either twice, more than twice, or even three times as fast as the globe on average. Here we show, by using severalContinue reading “The Arctic has warmed nearly four times faster than the globe since 1979 | Communications Earth & Environment”
The Patrushev Family lays heavy hand on Arctic energy | The Independent Barents Observer
The youngest son in the powerful FSB family is gaining control over key assets on the Russian Arctic shelf. — Read on thebarentsobserver.com/en/industry-and-energy/2022/08/patrushev-family-lays-heavy-hand-arctic-energy As Russia tries to increase its oil drilling presence, these ruthless corporations are drilling and repositioning rigs for higher production. Russia has little interest in sustaining the Arctic if it means aContinue reading “The Patrushev Family lays heavy hand on Arctic energy | The Independent Barents Observer”
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Polar_Bear_-_Alaska_(cropped).jpg 563×565 pixels — Read on upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/6/66/Polar_Bear_-_Alaska_(cropped).jpg Alan Wilson