Citizen Action Monitor

“Human nature and our methods of governance are proving incapable of saving the world.”

William Rees says we need to ‘get real’ about climate science, and delivers 11 key steps leading to an effective “Green New Deal” No 2546 Posted by fw, November 13, … Continue reading

November 13, 2019

Tree-planting study that’s being promoted as “best climate change solution available” has serious flaws

Critic of study says “… we must not fall for illusions about how many billions of tons of CO2 tree-planting will take out of the atmosphere.”  No 2491 Posted by … Continue reading

July 19, 2019

NASA’s irrefutable scientific evidence of climate change, citing 9 examples of environmental impacts

Current warming trend is extremely likely to be the result of human activity since the mid-20th century,  proceeding at an unprecedented rate. No 2486 Posted by fw, July 4, 2019 … Continue reading

July 4, 2019

“We have failed to heed the warnings and there is no rescue team on the way,” says Dahr Jamail

Even if we stopped all carbon emissions today, 3°C of warming is already baked into the system. No 2439 Posted by fw, February 24, 2019 “Well, it is why I … Continue reading

February 24, 2019

“It’s a fantasy to believe we can transition completely off fossil fuels in the reasonably near future”

Even the best-case scenarios show us heading for 3°C of warming and far worse by 2100, says Dahr Jamail. No 2422 Posted by fw, January 23, 2019 “My research also … Continue reading

January 23, 2019

Alarmingly, the amount of CO2 that remains in the atmosphere is rising faster than ever

Paradoxically, the amount of CO2 humans are putting out annually appears to have stopped rising. What’s going on? No 1994 Posted by fw, June 28, 2017 “If the amount of the … Continue reading

June 28, 2017

Fossil fuels good, CO2 emissions bad, Exxon sold out, Politicians followed, Renewables too small

Hansen shares more of “the frigging mess” the young are inheriting from boomers behaving badly. No 1965 Posted by fw, May 26, 2017 “In the United States the energy use has … Continue reading

May 26, 2017

Despite 22 UN COP meetings, CO2 is now increasing 60 percent faster than it was at the first COP in 1995

Ignoring the math and physics, PM Trudeau recklessly pushes Canada’s CO2 levels higher. Will it take the judiciary to save us? No 1934 Posted by fw, April 16, 2017 “The primary … Continue reading

April 16, 2017

Atmospheric CO2 levels increasing at dramatic rate — Record level of 405.1 ppm set in 2016

“Rate of CO2 growth over the last decade…is a real shock to the atmosphere” No 1915 Posted by fw, March 21, 2017 “The greenhouse effect, explained: Carbon dioxide is one of … Continue reading

March 21, 2017

CO2 level in atmosphere not just rising, it’s accelerating, methane levels also spiked

“No sign that the planet as a whole has the problem under control,” says senior scientist in climate analysis. No 1685 Posted by fw, May 29. 2016 “‘This isn’t a model. … Continue reading

May 29, 2016

Puzzled about the difference between CO2 emissions and CO2 levels? — You’re not alone

Confusion leads people to a mistaken belief that CO2 levels in the atmosphere can be stabilized if new emissions are flat. No 1649 Posted by fw, April 24, 2016 On March … Continue reading

April 24, 2016