Interesting how many still remember JFK - I know I do.
I have noticed that science and climate change - biodiversity also, has just about disappeared from the screen here at Common Dreams, unless one considers the NoDAPL discussions, where the larger picture was frequently brought up.
Since Vince Lombardi is right, I’m posting a worrisome link to the National Snow & Ice Data Center, specifically a graph of Antarctic Sea Ice right this season. The graph is worth many words - more discussion is of course available at nsidc - Arctic Sea Ice News:
I note also the British Antarctic Halley VI Station is being moved as a chasm in the Brunt Ice Shelf is developing relatively rapidly:
I am wondering if we have poked Wallace Broecker’s climate beast once too often ?
I think climate change ranks right up there as a “task towering above us” - like the proverbial sword of Damocles.
Manysummits in a frigid Calgary - it is actually warmer in southern Greenland just now !