Category Archives: Climate Change

A Creative “Idea” for Saving our Civilization

This blogpost first appeared as a Bite-Size Blog (BSB #167)) that was distributed to my mailing list on September 21, 2018. It is a well-known fact that sea levels are rising. But most people are unaware that those seas may … Continue reading

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Arctic Crisis 2018 – 2019; in Charts and Graphs

Introduction. This is the page where you can stay up to date relative to the sea ice extent in the Arctic. There are twelve charts below for the latest twelve months of data from the NSIDC, the National Snow and … Continue reading

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Human “gas” emissions and climate change

A reader asked this question yesterday… Dear Mr. Hicks, Since we are also animals, how much of the green house gas problem is caused by the human life cycle. Linda Dear Linda, Thanks for your message; I have never been asked that … Continue reading

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Earth Day should be EVERY day!

Because we’re running out of time to re-establish “harmony” with nature. Robert Goodland (World Bank environmental specialist) concluded shortly before his death in 2013, that the all-important climate change tipping point would be passed between 2017 and 2020 unless drastic action … Continue reading

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The Pope and the “Protein Myth”

Ignoring the elephant in the “Climate Change Situation Room” Who is going to tell the world that we don’t NEED to eat animal protein to be healthy? It could very well be Pope Francis–if only he were to become enlightened … Continue reading

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Racing past environmental “tipping points” in 2015

That’s what appears to be happening per latest scientific study. A new scientific paper published this week triggered alarming headlines around the world. But, as always, these alarming stories describing critical emergencies do not include any clarity whatsoever about what must be … Continue reading

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3,650 articles a year on global warming. ZERO clarity.

And not ONE mention of the single biggest cause—food choices My Google account is programmed to send me ten new articles about global warming everyday.  A total of 3,650 articles a year—with most of them contradicting all the others. Many … Continue reading

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