Archives for September, 2010

Stephen Schneider’s legacy

I am taking a break from blogging. My reasons are personal. I do not know how long the break will last. In the meantime, I reproduce a note from the editorial board of Climatic Change. It takes the form of a letter to the late, great Stephen Schneider. I hope they provide some inspiration for…

An elegy for the oceans

There’s always room for one more post about oceanic acidification. Even Sheril Kirshenbaum understates the threat that it poses to the planet’s ecosystems and civilization when she describes it a “huge deal.” First, let’s get one thing straight:

Cloudy forecast

Long weekend reading: Over at e360, Climate Central’s Michael Lemonick sums up the latest thinking on the big question of whether clouds will alleviate or accelerate global warming.