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Climate Blue

  1. Sweet emotion

    Ricky Rood ponders the emotions of a changing climate.

  2. Are we really talking about the weather?

    Remember when talk of the weather was considered dull conversation? Ah, those were the days.

  3. Will the Earth be habitable in 2100?

    The short answer: “Of course,” says Ricky Rood. As for the long answer? It’s a little more complicated.

  4. Reality Check

    Can’t we all just get along? Ricky Rood analyzes the divide between so-called ‘real science’ and ‘gentlemen’s science.’

  5. The hot topic of temperature analysis

    Analyzing temperature records can lead to heated debate, says Ricky Rood.

  6. The eyes of Texas are on you

    While pundits focus on the political fallout of Texas’s climate disaster, Ricky Rood has more pressing concerns.

  7. Are you experienced?

    Ricky Rood evaluates the impressive ‘climate credentials’ held by the Biden administration.

  8. Looking back, moving forward

    As we kick 2020 to the curb, Ricky Rood says climate and COVID don’t follow the conventions of our calendar.

  9. Clean-up crew

    Ricky Rood projects potential climate impacts under a new U.S. presidential administration.