Note: This page is 101 like the freeway. It is not explorer Will Steger's Global Warming 101, 350.org's Oct 2016 "Climate 101" direct action in Ottawa (Twitter hashtag #Climate101), the U of Chicago's "Open Climate 101" online course, the "Making Sense of Climate Denial 101" edX MOOC, or Bill Nye's 'Climate 101' video (5m).
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While the blogs below are science-aligned overall, the writers with most science expertise are in the "CSResearchers" column.*
To be policy-literate, read drvox in the first column (or on twitter). (On NYTimes re climate, @bradplumer. ) For multidomain independent thinking, @mtobis.
* (miscategorizations (by me) probably still abound.)

The Next Big Short: Climate Fuels Real Estate Time Bomb
Why Investors Are Loving Green Energy
View from the Midwest: Renewables on a Roll
Saved by the pandemic?
New book – ‘Our Final Warning: Six Degrees of Climate Emerge...
Government Accountability Project Submits Letter to the Offi...
PIOMAS December 2019
PIOMAS November 2019
PIOMAS October 2019
‘The single most important goal of the candidates’ climate p...
Dr. George Luber, CDC’s Persecuted Climate & Health Expert, ...
As Climate Change Creates a True Public Health Emergency, Tr...
2018 surface temperature update, part 1: Recent divergences...
[Agro-] Industrial Policy IS Climate Policy
Watchdog and Advocacy Coalition Report Warns of Systemic Att...
Hellish Hurricanes Part One: Just the Facts on Florence, Ple...
The “Youth v Gov” Climate Change Lawsuit: An Update and Some...
After a 19-Month Vacancy, White House Taps an Academic Meteo...
Postcards from La La Land #132: time warps and twaddle
Taking Stock of Climate Change Impacts: How Many Puerto Rica...
A Half Century of Climate Change: Personal Perspective
The final cut: crank paper on NZ temperature record gets its...
As Fossil Fuels Melt the Planet, Could Climate Change Cause ...
2017 surface temperature update
Anthropogenic climate change is real: pithy post-punk anthem...
Climate Science for Everyone: correlation and causation (upd...
Climate Science for Everyone: How do scientists measure the ...
Coverage bias and recent trends in global surface temperatur...
Washington DC Climate: March 2014
Washington DC Climate: February 2014
Climate Science for Everyone: How much heat can the air and ...
End Transatlantic Dialogue
Summary Launch Event in US
Event Advisory: “The Results IISS Transatlantic Dialo.
Climate Agreement in Cancun: Important Progress, but Diffi...
We’ve mapped a million previously undiscovered galaxies beyo...
Climate change education bill dies in Pennsylvania
New data reveals Earth closer to a black hole and 16,000 mph...
A brief history of human dignity
How has technology changed — and changed us — in the past 20...
NOAA discovers a new, beautifully weird sea creature
The magic of mushrooms: A mycological trip
The neoliberal era is ending. What comes next?
10 ways to prepare for the rise of intelligent machines – MI...
What the Greek classics tell us about grief and the importan...
The history of America, by and for doctors
California cave art linked to early use of hallucinogens
Bruce Lee: How to live successfully in a world with no rules...
3 reasons for information exhaustion – and what to do about ...
Top 5 theories on the enigmatic monolith found in Utah deser...
Plato’s utopia and why you don’t want to live there
Diamonds have been created at room temperature in a lab
Lonely? Hungry? The same part of the brain worries about bot...
A Chinese plant has evolved to hide from humans
MIT breakthrough in deep learning could help reduce errors
Skyborne whales: The rise (and fall) of the airship
Vegans are more likely to suffer broken bones, study finds
How long does turkey take to thaw? There’s a calculator for ...
Zebrafish give new insight to sound sensitivity in autism
Kind by nature: Have faith in humanity
How psychedelics help you die before you die
The 3 keys to solving complex global problems
Water can become two different liquids, prove researchers
Hyperbaric chambers used to reverse aging in Holy Grail st...
Researchers 3D bioprint realistic human heart model for the ...
Nicaragua is the most triangular country in the world
Tips for Communicating about Climate Change During COVID-19
Communicating climate change during the coronavirus crisis -...
Climate Communications amid COVID-19
Evolution: Don't leave school without it
Unforced variations: Dec 2020
This month’s open thread. Topics might include the record breaking hurricane seaso...
Thinking, small and big
The point that climate downscaling must pay attention to the law of small numbers ...
Some reflections on lecturing during a pandemic
Climate and energy discussion on ‘Straight Talk with Hank Pa...
The following is a lightly edited transcript of my (regular font) conversation wit...
Berna’s Boat
Climate change doesn’t work like that
Fraud Detection and the Presidential Election
A little domain knowledge can go a long way
BlueSkiesResearch.org.uk: Modelling the ONS COVID data
Unforced Variations: Nov 2020
This month’s open thread for climate science. As if there wasn’t enough going on, ...
Climate change as an incentive to future human migration
We (i.e., Min Chen and I) are physical scientists with no pretense to in-depth und...
Forced Responses: Oct 2020
Bimonthly open thread for discussing climate policy and solutions. Climate science...
Unforced Variations: Oct 2020
This month’s open thread.
New studies confirm weakening of the Gulf Stream circulation...
Many of the earlier predictions of climate research have now become reality. The w...
SAGE versus reality
Weekly RRRRRRReport
My father's blind date with Leonard Cohen's Sister
Unforced variations: Sep 2020
This month’s open thread on climate science topics. Things to look for – Arctic se...
Denial and Alarmism in the Near-Term Extinction and Collapse...
Climate change dismissives One of my more peculiar run-ins with a dismissive voice...
How to spot “alternative scientists”.
Recently, a so-called “white coat summit” gave me a sense of dejavu. It was held b...
Forced Responses: Aug 2020
This is the bimonthly thread on climate solutions. Climate Science discussions sho...
COVID-19: Failure
Talking, typing, and the social model of disability
Is Florida ready to re-open schools?
COVID loves Bars … & Churches … & Classrooms
What I want to know
Comments on allocating resources to fusion-energy research a...
The following is based on a note written to a journalist asking for my opinion on ...
Who is controlling who? The curious case of the algae and th...
Sea anemones are animals that are very much like corals, except they don’t make st...
We need your help! Share your views on climate change with u...
Ice sheet melting: it’s not just about sea level rise
On learning to see the glass as half full
My mom died recently. (Apparently, “I’m so sorry for your loss” and “Thank you” ar...
Consumerism as addiction
Matt Rozsa of Salon.com asked me to comment on ‘addiction as a metaphor for our ec...
In memory of Norman Phillips
Carl Sagan Lecture by Ken Caldeira at the 2018 Fall American...
This is an edited transcript from my Carl Sagan Lecture on 10 Dec 2018 at the Amer...
A proposal for recommending and ranking scientific literatur...
This blog post was motivated by a twitter conversation involving Andy Revkin. Scie...
Oil & gas vets want to clean up industry’s mess, one w.
Two Bezos-backed projects will help track down missing emi...
How New York trying to build lots renewables, fast
UN canceled its 2020 climate summit. Youth held one anyw.
‘Major Hurdle’ Cleared As Youth Activists Advance Historic C...
Learning how to talk: What climate activists must do in .
Where Great American Outdoors Act stands now
In Obama’s new memoir, warning for Biden’s climate plans
Self-driving tractors, robot apple pickers: Witness high.
power company’s quiet land-buying spree could shield it fr.
Listen: Giving Thanks for Nikole Hannah-Jones
Is it wrong to want ‘happy holidays’ in 2020?
‘How do they treat wastewater when they go into outer spac...
Trump Administration Targets Banks Divesting From Fossil Fue...
This Fixer wrote book on addressing poverty, wastewater,.
Another victim global warming: ‘The Great British Baking .
What Indigenous landback movement — & can it help t.
Will Biden administration take action to stop water shut.
What’s behind this Colombian band’s latest dance beat? s.
Cancer Alley Community Leaders Are Cautious As Biden Picks T...
When Can Pipelines Take Private Land? Jordan Cove LNG Projec...
pandemic’s effect on emissions was ‘just tiny blip’
Catching up wAndrew Simon, host Grist’s Temperature C.
John Kerry’s appointment signals how Joe Biden will handle...
Pandemic Lockdowns Caused 'Just a Tiny Blip' in Climate-Poll...
Oil Companies Can’t Find Any Buyers For Refineries Strugglin...
New 'No Corporate Cabinet' Campaign Pushes Biden to Pick Peo...
‘Historic’ Court Ruling Will Force France To Justify Its Cli...
Automakers Show 'Concerning' Lack of Engagement on Human Rig...
Introducing DeSmog’s Agribusiness Database
Investigation: How Pesticide Companies Are Marketing Themsel...
Climate Deniers Are Claiming EVs Are Bad for the Environment...
Norway’s Supreme Court to Decide on Climate Lawsuit Challeng...
Biden’s Climate Change Plans Can Quickly Raise the Bar, But ...
Politicians Try to Rally Support for Coal Despite Economics ...
Legal Education for Scientists at #AGU20
Flood Risk for Low-Income Housing in U.S. Could Triple by 20...
Introducing #AntarcticLog
#AGU20 Daily Highlights and Updates
Amid Tensions in Myanmar, An Indigenous Park of Peace Is Bor...
Covid-related Emissions Drop “Just a Tiny Blip” in Long-term...
Record-shattering Warmth Pushes Arctic Temperatures to 12 De...
As South Africa Clings to Coal, A Struggle for the Right to ...
Changes in Fire Activity Threaten 4,400 Species Around the G...
Scientists Create the First Global Map of Bee Distribution
A Wave of Infrastructure Projects to Cause Widespread Defore...
Equitable Retreat: The Need for Fairness in Relocating Coast...
Climate Change Is Causing Hurricanes to Break Down More Slow...
At Sea and in Court, the Fight to Save Right Whales Intensif...
How isotopes can help us understand Cape Town’s water crisis...
Writing for change
Despite Covid-Driven Economic Slowdown, Renewable Energy to ...
Students Build Electric Car Made Entirely From Recycled Mate...
Learning How to Talk: What Climate Activists Must Do in the ...
West African Court Finds Guinean Officials Guilty in Mine Co...
Environmental Ballot Measures Get Widespread Approval by Ame...
Green Hydrogen: Could It Be Key to a Carbon-Free Economy?
Declining Snow Cover in U.S. Northeast Will Have Major Impac...
U.S. Is a Larger Source of Plastic Pollution than Previously...
Getting the Lead Out: Why Battery Recycling Is a Global Heal...
Researchers Build a Roadmap to Restore an Ancient Woodland
Global Emissions Likely Peaked in 2019, Report Finds
With Justice Barrett, a Tectonic Court Shift on the Environm...
Arctic Sea Ice Has Still Not Formed in Siberia — the Latest ...
Controversy Mounts Over Proposed LNG Export Facility on the ...
How Small-Scale Loggers Can Help Save Africa’s Tropical Fore...
Majority of Europe’s Species, Ecosystems in Poor Condition, ...
As Pressures Mount, Poland’s Once-Mighty Coal Industry Is in...
How a Climate Corps Could Put Youth to Work in Greening Amer...
Fertilizer Use Driving Rapid Rise in Potent Nitrous Oxide Em...