Wednesday , August 17 2022

2020 Australia Wildfires: A Climate Emergency?



The Australian bushfires are alarming and devastating. It is said it will get worse. How big are the wildfires and where are they located? Are wildfires an effect of climate change? What is Australia doing about GHG emissions? Let’s dive in.

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KEY LINKS AND REFERENCES
○ Map of Wildfires in Australia: https://globalnews.ca/news/6357818/australia-wildfires-maps/
○ Statistics about air pollution: https://ourworldindata.org/air-pollution
○ A study from nature: Increased frequency of extreme Indian Ocean Dipole events due to greenhouse warming https://www.nature.com/articles/nature13327.epdf?referrer_access_token=itAMWGOL57bZJ2lW-D1pE9RgN0jAjWel9jnR3ZoTv0NrpOhLWTf7NLQI2QflLTTFR_mqm6Uo-W2FUdc0hsw8_Zjvg7cBOGpMJWGoK_wfqdwV6R3MI4TT58MN-ZZjJs6nitlv1U9yGCi911iMfnphOnnO6zxaNyVV0F1ImT3eiCiNeN74Y_GHpfH3xZq9g69hvCaQ4oMMZPSdYqk7O0SvW6Ike-t0unuAWpHG_SOL_gX2uXxvi8-wNjB-iiSVIA66BAqoku8QvMJOXfCAF-U6VW7FjlUfadu_gxYOk7oziTKE1Da-h8ZgrCJom-ATuuQG&tracking_referrer=blogs.scientificamerican.com
○ Global emissions by income and region: https://ourworldindata.org/co2-and-other-greenhouse-gas-emissions
○ IPCC report at 1.5 degree of global warming: https://www.ipcc.ch/sr15/
○ Why Malcom Turbull was Ousted out of Office: https://www.vox.com/2018/8/24/17777112/australia-prime-minister-malcolm-turnbull-scott-morrison
○ Australian Energy Exports 2019: https://www.energy.gov.au/sites/default/files/australian_energy_statistics_2019_energy_update_report_september.pdf
○ 2018 Global Wealth Report from Credit Suisse Research Institute: you are richer than 90 percent of the population if your net worth is more than $93,170US
http://publications.credit-suisse.com/tasks/render/file/index.cfm?fileid=77A4E912-A32D-8E84-CC8C21144CEE52E2

10 Books I read & recommend
○ Life Without Plastics: https://amzn.to/3c2axVB
○ Zero waste home: https://amzn.to/39QBNVg
○ The Story of Stuff: https://amzn.to/2T7gKXD
○ Sapiens: https://amzn.to/2HNne8K
○ Poor economics: https://amzn.to/2TcyHEn
○ The Uninhabitable earth: life after warming: https://amzn.to/37Uf9tM
○ Why we love dogs eat pigs and wear cows: https://amzn.to/2Vfx0sk
○ Al Gore the future: https://amzn.to/37SuU4n
○ Silent Spring: https://amzn.to/37R9Afx
○ The China Study: https://amzn.to/2HNn4ya

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