Climatically Speaking: The Best Stories on Climate, Food, Science and Culture, (6th ed.)

Turning air into gasoline; threefold increase of ice loss in Antarctica; water conservation in Los Angeles; climate change and diminishing crops; climate change and the nutritional quality of fish; electric scooters; climate change and vector-born diseases; arsenic in the wind; a class on environmental grief and more.

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Tracking Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Over Geological Time

I don't know why, but I'm compelled to memorize dates and numbers that describe Earth's carbon dioxide levels over geological time. So, I wrote this post as a way to help me remember them and learn more about Earth's past. I hope this information helps you, too. It's fascinating.

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Climatically Speaking: The Best Stories on Climate, Food, Science and Culture, (5th ed.)

Climate change and hurricanes; the carbon bubble; what farmers are planting in California; on moving to Arizona; the microbiome and gut-brain axis; climate change and art; sea-level rise and Hunts Point Market in New York; a more sustainable future for IKEA; another carbon dioxide milestone; coastal flooding and more. 

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Twenty Goldfinches in a Willow Tree

Years ago, I awoke to a chorus of goldfinches feasting on carob trees in the courtyard of my apartment complex. Thankfully, it is possible for cities to host habitats for birds. And I will never forget that magical spring morning. Though, unfortunately, I hear entirely different sounds from outside the windows of my current home. So I guess I'll be moving along, soon.

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Climatically Speaking: The Best Stories on Climate, Food, Science and Culture, (4th ed.)

Heat wave in Pakistan; carbon dioxide, a scorched planet and an asteroid from the past; an eco-community in Paris; living near coal- and oil-fired power plants and premature birth rates; joining hands in Massachusetts to prepare for climate change; seeds from Syria; intermittent fasting; pesticides and Parkinson's disease; an earworm and more.

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Climatically Speaking: The Best Stories on Climate, Food, Science and Culture, (3rd ed.)

Rethinking energy storage, the circular economy and textile recycling; Jeff VanderMeer talks about climate change; an interview with Michael Mann; another grim milestone for carbon dioxide; reviving the camas lily as a dietary staple; new studies on glyphosate; ejaculating fruit flies; an increase in seasonal allergies and more.

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Climatically Speaking: The Best Stories on Climate, Food, Science and Culture, (2nd ed.)

End of Snow, a lovely video; U.S. states quiz; recycling solar panels; Antarctica's feedback loop; agroecology; U.S. map of diseases spread by global warming; baby wipes and food allergies; cars and romaine lettuce; the circular nature of time and much more.

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Climatically Speaking: The Best Stories on Climate, Food, Science and Culture, (1st ed.)

A weakening AMOC; northward drift of the world's crops; a climate boundary on the move; increase in emissions from electronic devices; climate change in Norfolk, UK; maple trees, stress and climate; persistent PFASs; the Cape Town water crisis; and an interactive map.

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