They say all politics is local and the same could be true about our perspective this time of year when the annual global average temperature numbers are released. Read More
November 29th, 2011
Often when a noteworthy or devastating extreme event disrupts lives, I am often asked, could this be due in part to climate change? Read More
September 16th, 2011
Imagine a world where lives and property are saved despite a torrential flood arising from a category 1 Hurricane disgorging the immense load of water it picked up over the warming tropical ocean. Read More
September 7th, 2011
History in the making: September 7, 1991
Twenty years ago on this date, I had the rare opportunity to collect samples of the Arctic Ocean at the North Pole. As I lay in my bunk, trying unsuccessfully to sleep while I heard the screeching sound of ice being broken by the Swedish Icebreaker Oden, I suddenly heard shouts in the hallway.