Tag: Climate Change

Report From Lima Climate Conference: Al Gore Preaches Hellfire And Redemption

Finally, Gore talked about the political momentum that has been created by the deal signed by U. S. President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing in November. Read More: Report From Lima Climate Conference: Al Gore Preaches Hellfire And Redemption | The Daily Caller – Part 2.

2014 Chicago Has Been Coldest In 110 Years « CBS Chicago

This year has not only been one of the coldest in Chicago, it is also one of the few places on the entire planet that was colder than average this year. Read More: 2014 Chicago Has Been Coldest In 110 Years « CBS Chicago.

Lake Erie temperature at end of November was the coldest in decades

Lake Erie’s water temperature at the end of November fell to 40 degrees. Read More: Lake Erie temperature at end of November was the coldest in decades – City & Region – The Buffalo News.

Obama Administration to Launch Global Warming Education Initiative

Perhaps unable to convince older Americans of the severity of global warming, President Barack Obama is hoping to have better luck with the next generation by turning to the classroom. Read More: Obama Administration to Launch Global Warming Education Initiative – US News.

Streisand: Inhofe ‘frightening’

Singer Barbra Streisand took to Twitter Tuesday night to attack the Senate’s best-known climate change skeptic. Streisand slammed Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.) for his views on global warming after reading an article published Tuesday in Mother Jones that included comments made by the senator in 2009 at the United Nations climate change convention in Copenhagen. […]

Here’s Why People Don’t Believe In Climate Change

More than one-quarter of Americans are climate change sceptics, according to a new report released by the Public Religion Research Institute. These deniers don’t believe that the planet Earth’s climate is changing, even though 97% of scientists believe it is.   When asked why they don’t believe, the sceptics’ most common response was that they […]

Obama stakes final 2 years on climate change

With limited time still in power, President Barack Obama is staking his final two years on climate change, pushing the issue to the front of his agenda as he seeks to leave an imprint on the world that will endure after he’s gone. Read More: Obama stakes final 2 years on climate change – Yahoo […]

Dry & Cold Into The Weekend, But Is It Record Breaking?

Cold, bitter, frigid, arctic blast and of course polar vortex are words we are all hearing a lot of this week. You might be wondering, is this really THAT cold? The answer is maybe, but it depends where you are and how you look at the statistics. Read More: Dry & Cold Into The Weekend, […]

US and China reach historic climate change agreement

In a historic climate change deal, U.S. President Barack Obama and Chinese President Xi Jinping announced both countries will curb their greenhouse gas emissions over the next two decades. Read More: US and China reach historic climate change agreement – CNN.com.

Kerry urges US-China cooperation on climate change

Secretary of State John Kerry said Tuesday the U.S. and China must work together to stave off a global catastrophe from climate change. He appealed for greater cooperation between the two world powers despite strains between them over cyber theft and maritime security.   Kerry heads to Beijing this week, to set the stage for […]