By Sherry Listgarten
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About this blog: Climate change, despite its outsized impact on the planet, is still an abstract concept to many of us. That needs to change. My hope is that readers of this blog will develop a better understanding of how our climate is evolving a... (More)
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Hey! Leggo My Beef!
Mar 3, 2019 6:17 am
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And now a word from our guest blogger, Sam. Thoughts?
If you don’t mind, I’d like to have a real conversation here. Because if by ==I “A... More
A Primer on Prime
Feb 24, 2019 6:24 am
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A few years after grad school, I was living in an old ranch house in Los Altos Hills with some friends. Two of us biked to work along the windy roads near the house... More
The Other Greenhouse Gas
Feb 17, 2019 7:42 pm
Comments: 8 | Views: 6,941
One of the things that I think has given global warming a bad name (besides, well, the fact that it’s global warming), is that it can seem like everything
Can Americans Be Green?
Feb 9, 2019 7:24 pm
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If you think the online comments in this paper can get snarky, you should read some of the popular climate authors. For example: “==I Rich people emit more carbon,... More
Average Palo Alto
Feb 4, 2019 7:52 am
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One of the things I find very encouraging about climate is that there is a small set of things that we can all do to have a big positive impact on climate change.... More
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