The myth of "burnable carbon" — for a 90% chance of success, there's no budget left.

Myth of climate “burnable carbon” – IPCC’s “carbon budget” gives one-in-three chance of failure

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Big Money people want “carbon budget” so they can die wealthier (looking at you David Koch). Is more carbon safe?
Loss of summer Arctic sea ice (from the Copenhagen Consensus)

Climate news: Arctic seafloor methane release is double previous estimates, and why that matters

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Arctic methane is a big variable in climate predictions. Observed Arctic methane emission keep getting worse.
CO2 emissions from U.S. power plants, animated (source)

Obama’s flawed emissions proposal: Cap-and-trade, “offsets” allow plants to pay to pollute

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Where does Obama’s cap-and-trade emissions program fall short? For one, it allows polluters to create new permits.
IPCC AR5 WG1 Summary for Policymakers, Fig SPM-10 (final)

IPCC climate report “diluted” under “political pressure” to protect fossil fuel interests

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Did the U.N. climate group cave to the Saudis and others and overstate the amount of CO2 that could be emitted?
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IPCC accidentally proves that “international cooperation” on climate change is dead

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The rich don’t do “incremental” climate changes. They do victory dances on graves of their enemies.
IPCC_ar5_WG2_SMP_Fig9_markup-1-(1)

New UN climate report: Livability deteriorating now; ending carbon use is the only answer

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The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change agrees — only Zero Carbon is the answer.
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The Earth is toast, per new UN report on climate change

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A new United Nations report finds that climate change already is affecting the world, and it will only get worse.
Arctic sea ice — modeled vs. observed as of 2009, Fig. 13 from the Copenhagen Diagnosis (source)

95% certainty humans causing global warming, per new UN climate report

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Keep in mind, this is a conservative estimate.
Temperatures in the U.S. at 1000 ppm CO2.

Don’t believe the latest lie: There is no “pause” in global warming

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As we await a new UN report on climate change, the deniers are in full-blown “smoke and mirrors” mode.
2010 ended the hottest decade on record

Climate crisis: Why we’re on track for 7°C (12°F) warming or greater by 2100

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The third part in our series, Climate Crisis, the View from 10,000 Feet. 7°C warming triggers mass extinction.
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