SOCAN Co-Facilitators Alan Journet and Kathy Conway attended the Environmental Education Association of Oregon Annual Conferece at Suttle Lake on September 30th to lead a 75 minute workshop entitled Climate Science Basics which employed images of the global warming basics and competing hypotheses to explain the recent warming trend to generate understanding of the science. […]

Lauren McCauley, Common Dreams, September 22nd 2016 “If you’re in a hole, stop digging.” Though it may not have seemed possible, climate catastrophe is even closer than previously thought, with new figures released Thursday finding that—when the wells already drilled, pits dug, and pipelines built, are taken under consideration—we are well on our way to […]

Nadia Pruis, Common Dreams Setember 23rd 2016 The planet could pass the critical 1.5°C global temperature threshold in a decade—and is already two-thirds of the way to hit that warming limit, climate scientists warned on Thursday. Speaking at a University of Oxford conference this week, led by leading UK climate researcher Richard Betts, scientists said […]