The almost-good news today from The Guardian:
"The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change says scientists are 95% certain that humans are the 'dominant cause' of global warming, adding that a pause in warming over the past 15 years is too short to reflect long-term trends."
It was possible to calculate how hot it has become over my lifetime and where's the future global warming. If you were born around 1933, yours will be the same. Earlier vintage readers click HERE.
Five years ago, we took him to see his first movies, "Ratatouille." Water-logged rats in peril, clamoring "Mother," frightened him. Me too; we left early. Would not bother him at all now.
School was closed today. He and Ron had an adventure in checking out Portland bagels. These have become very prominent here the last couple of years. Along the way Zach talked about inflation/deflation and what has happened under various past U.S. presidents. My guess is that he already knows about global warming and genetically modified food. Along with a great deal about lego building--a mystery to his grandparents.