#AGU16 Governor Brown vows to launch his own 'damn satellites' for climate

Guest essay by Eric Worrall While Anthony was setting up his exhibit with Willis at the AGU convention, in another part of the conference, Governor Jerry “Moonbeam” Brown has vowed to launch his own satellites, if Trump switches off NASA satellite climate data collection. California governor: ‘If Trump turns off the satellites, California will launch its…

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#AGU16 claim: the speed of ice tells the woes of climate change

This press conference from Ted Scambos of the National Snow and Ice Data Center,and Twila Moon, University of Bristol, in the UK was amusing. They claim that glaciers and ice sheets are melting faster due to climate change, contributing substantial volumes of water to the world’s oceans. Knowing how fast the planet is losing ice will improve projections…

AGU#16 Redefining the Carbon Footprint of Coal

I found this item in the AGU newsroom today, I don’t quite know what to make of it. by Margaret Donelick BiMBy Power Company, LLC will present a poster at the AGU Meeting on December 15 in San Francisco’s Moscone Center that describes an innovative device designed to provide grid-scale, renewable energy storage capacity and…

First impressions from #AGU16 – A Manntastic Madhouse

As many of you know especially those of you who contributed to help get me here, I offer my sincere thanks. I’m covering the AGU Fall convention in San Francisco. The day dawned gray, it’s not an uncommon sight in the city But it soon turned sunny and bright Registration was light this morning. This…