Old Carbon

Here is a short elevator pitch video from NASA about global warming: The interesting thing is that it talks about “old carbon”. It explains that the carbon stored in coal was stored there hundreds of millions of years before. And we are releasing it now. It does not discuss the issue from the point of … [Read more…]

Climate Change Lobbyists Outnumbered

Marc Gunther published another very interesting article at the Guardian titled “In Washington, a handful of corporations lobby against climate change”. The article documents that most lobbyists in the United States are opposing meaningful policies to accelerate the switch away from fossil fuels. Lobbyists are not without influence on American politics. Much of that influence … [Read more…]

List of Global Warming Fiction Books

I have recently started a list on Goodreads titled “Climate Change Fiction”. It has already 19 books, including my own two contributions. However, I made a mistake when starting that list. It should have been “Global Warming Fiction”. I didn’t think too much about that choice. But it is wrong. As this recent blog post … [Read more…]

First Physical Bitcoin Autograph

I have done a physical Bitcoin autograph of my second global warming science fiction novel “Tasneem” (FREE PDF file here). It just arrived at its destination. I have sent 0.1 bitcoin from my address 1MXLh9u36HPRzjY7j9qJ5jDdkJexrmZBA2 to the address created for this autograph 1DgLiqUA3SL9oFhyEnNApmJHzcWH7km5WQ I sent this before I got my address 1KfLenzmpCEjNhdNs2Y6txuaJAFLUNzfjZ which I plan … [Read more…]

Book Review: The Aviator, by Gareth Renowden

“The Aviator” is a global warming science fiction novel by Gareth Renowden. I found it because of this review by Greg Laden at scienceblogs.com. I found that in turn because it is shows up next to my own global warming science fiction novel “Great News” (FREE PDF file) in a Google search with the keywords … [Read more…]