How Arctic warming can trigger cold waves in North America – a new study makes the connection

In February 2021, in the midst of rapidly warming global temperatures, an exceptionally severe cold wave hit large parts of North America, from Canada to Northern Mexico. It left 10 million people without power. The impact was particularly severe in Texas, which alone had more than 125 deaths associated with the event. In the U.S., it was the … Read more

No plans to pipe down for New York climate group

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — There’s a scene near the end of the movie “Dr. Strangelove” where a character named Major Kong sits atop a falling hydrogen bomb, happily hooting and hollering as he hurtles to certain doom.  Albany 3.5 degrees warmer than 1970; Vermont nearly 4 degrees warmer “That’s me,” said Patrick Whitford, 24, who … Read more

Concerning IPCC Climate Report Released

(WUTR/WFXV/WPNY-TV) – The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is the United Nations body for assessing the science related to climate change. Their most recent report details irreversible damage for centuries to millennia regarding changes to the ocean, ice sheets, and global sea level caused by climate change. Of the many alarming statistics, a few … Read more