Posts in climate change
High CO₂ Levels Could Lead to Cloud Loss and a Catastrophic Tipping Point

High carbon dioxide levels, clouds and a tipping point; heat and fires in the UK; “gold standard“ level of confidence for global warming; and the strongest February typhoon ever recorded

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Climate Change in the Sacramento Valley: Imagining the Future

I’ve been reading and writing about climate change for several years now. Yet, there is that moment it pierces the sacred spaces, the places we call home. My moment occurred during the 2017 fires in Napa and Sonoma Counties, California. Here’s my story.

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Tracking Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide Over Geological Time

This is the first in a series of posts that describe Earth's carbon dioxide levels over geological time. Writing this piece has helped me memorize important dates and numbers. I hope it helps you, too. Climate science is fascinating! 

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How will Climate Change Affect Future Cotton Supplies?

How will climate change affect cotton's future growth and development, and what kinds of solutions exist to mitigate the challenges ahead? Learn more about cotton and climate change in this article at Ensia(link to article). I wrote this piece through the Ensia Mentor Program and appreciate having had the opportunity to work with such an excellent publication.

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Renewable Energy for Homeowners, Renters and Businesses: Arcadia Power

One of the challenges of transitioning to renewable energy is that many people assume it's too expensive. And for renters, it's not even an option. Or, is it? That's what I thought until I discovered Arcadia Power, an affordable renewable energy solution for homeowners, renters and businesses. In fact, by choosing 50 percent renewable energy, your electricity costs remain the same. And there's no equipment to install. It's one easy way to vote for a cleaner future!

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