Category Archives: Climate

The toxic bubble of technical debt threatening America

Alexis C. Madrigal of the Atlantic – In Northern California, the fires have come again, sending hundreds of thousands fleeing. The Pacific Gas and Electric Company, better known as PG&E, has a well-documented history of neglecting the maintenance of its … Continue reading

Posted in Climate, Energy, Environment, United States

Melting Ice Redraws the World Map and Starts a Power Struggle

Marc Champion of Bloomberg – Melting ice is opening access to new energy resources faster than predicted, prompting a nascent great power struggle in the Arctic as the political and economic map of the world is transformed. U.S. Energy Secretary … Continue reading

Posted in China, Climate, Russia

Here’s The Best Place To Move If You’re Worried About Climate Change

But would you actually go through with it? Maggie Koerth-Baker of FiveThirtyEight – Turns out, finding a place in the U.S. that is benefiting from climate change is both easy and hard, researchers say. It’s not difficult to find the … Continue reading

Posted in Climate, United States

CLIMATE CHANGE PART 2: THE TIPPING POINT OF REALITY

David Murrin of Global Forecaster – Until recently, climate change was considered just a figment of some peoples imagination by the worlds establishments. Some have even demeaned the clear scientific evidence to call it a new religion. Both, as the … Continue reading

Posted in Climate, David Murrin

CLIMATE CHANGE PART 1: FRAMING THE GEOPOLITICAL PROBLEM

David Murrin in Global Forecaster – Climate change has not occurred at some arbitrary point, but at a specific phase in our human history – as two industrial super empires co-exist.  On the one hand, the US, which peaked in … Continue reading

Posted in China, Climate, David Murrin, United States