Tag: CO2

Why Should We Care About CO2? Part 1

Jesse Farmer Climate Change Tags: ,

Tweet The National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration announced on May 10 that atmospheric carbon dioxide, or CO2, concentrations surpassed 400 parts per million, or ppm, in the clean air above Mauna Loa, Hawaii, where researchers have been testing the air for CO2 for more than 50 years. Ordinarily, a gas in the atmosphere passing a certain… continue reading »

Welcome to Warmer America

Jesse Farmer Climate Change, Crazy Weather Tags:

On August 6th, NOAA’s National Climatic Data Center reported that July was the single warmest month in the 117-year temperature history of the continental United States. During July, over half of the continental US experienced temperatures in excess of 2°F above average, an unprecedented area and magnitude of warmth: July’s record temperature are just the… continue reading »