Latest Climate Conversations News

Paris Conference : Climate Update

Clyde Burnett, Paris.   The Paris conference was inspired by an increasing recognition of the environmental danger caused by the planet’s climate changes, and humanity’s need ...

Climate conversations : Hansen’s sea level rise projection

Clyde Burnett, Peak to Peak.  The accepted goal for a limit to global warming has been 2o Celsius, which we have assumed will allow us to mitigate the human-caused, increased greenhouse ...

Climate Conversations : Science & Religion II

Clyde Burnett, Peak to Peak.   Pope Francis explains, “Climate is a common good, belonging to all and meant for all. Nature cannot be regarded as something separate from ourselves. ...

Climate Conversations : Science and Religion

Clybe Burnett, Peak to Peak.  Observations of heat radiation and the absorption by various molecules in the atmosphere began over 100 years ago. Recent accurate measurements of temperature ...

Climate Conversations: Experts speak

Clyde Burnett, Gilpin County. Many television viewers rely on the Weather Channel for complete local and national weather information. Their prompt warnings of violent storms and precautionary ...

Climate conversations: Melting ice and extreme precipitation

Clyde Burnett, Gilpin County. Much of the increased trapped heat energy of the atmospheric greenhouse effect is melting the snow and ice of our mountain glaciers, the polar ice caps, ...

Climate Conversations: Ozone

Clyde Burnett, Peak to Peak. Our atmospheric pressure and temperature decreases with altitude in the troposphere until at about 40,000 ft. It is a cold trap for the maximum altitude ...

Climate Conversations : Black Carbon

Clyde Burnett, Gilpin County.  It is recognized that our planet’s energy balance could be improved rapidly by limiting the effects of pollutants with short atmospheric lifetimes, ...

CLIMATE CONVERSATIONS : Changes

Clyde Burnett, Gilpin County. Our past benign climate was the result of our planet’s energy balance. Our heat radiation from the sun was just balanced by our heat energy loss to space. ...
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