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Global Weirding is a Thing

Global Weirding (Noun)

A complementary term to global warming to reflect the belief that climate change causes or will cause various weather-related extremes, including both hot and cold weather, to become more intense.

Global Weirding

Global Weirding BBC Documentary

The increasingly more common drone of Déjà vu like record breaking weather reports gives increasing validity to the statement that the mellow version of global warming featuring only mild climate change is becoming less likely and is being replaced by a scenario that is more dramatic and noticeable by even the most casual observer.

The term Global Weirding is not new it has been reported by the BBC, PBS, New York Times, International research institute CICERO etc. for several years now— the term ‘global weirding, was first coined by Hunter Lovins, co-founder of the Rocky Mountain Institute about ten years ago.

Global Weirding BBC Documentary Worth watching:

BBC’s Horizon – Global Weirding Documentary
Publication date : 04/11/2014
Duration : 58:42
Horizon follows the scientists who are trying to understand what’s been happening to our weather and investigates if these extremes are a taste of what is to come.

Global Weirding BBC Documentary (full)

http://dai.ly/x1nf8aw


Horizon – Global Weirding by costello74

There is also a series on youtube: Global Weirding with Katharine Hayhoe
www.globalweirdingseries.com

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCi6RkdaEqgRVKi3AzidF4ow

Global Weirding

Global Weirding with Katharine Hayhoe youtube TV series

Global Weirding is produced by KTTZ Texas Tech Public Media and distributed by PBS Digital Studios. New episodes every other Wednesday at 10 am central.

Who is Katharine Hayhoe, Ph.D.: is director of the Climate Science Center at Texas Tech. Hayhoe has published more than 70 peer-reviewed publications and served as lead author on key reports for the U.S. Global Change Research Program and the National Academy of Sciences.

global weirding

Global Weirding website from Norway (FYI: a big exporter of oil).

Also worth checking out (from Norway):
http://globalweirding.is/here

The website is sponsored by CICERO. The Norwegian government established CICERO (Center for International Climate and Environmental Research) by royal degree in 1990. CICERO is an independent research center associated with the University of Oslo.

 

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