Tag: Climate Change

These 6 Websites Think Global Warming is Fake

Is global warming fake? Of the scientific issues making headlines today, perhaps none is more contentious than global warming. Many believe that human-caused climate change is little more than a myth, and that the world could be cooling rather than warming. Here are seven websites devoted to the cause of proving that global warming is […]

EU agrees landmark climate change deal

European Union leaders agreed Friday a landmark climate change deal, including a headline commitment to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 40 percent by 2030, EU head Herman Van Rompuy said.   “Deal! At least 40% emissions cut by 2030. World’s most ambitious, cost-effective, fair climate energy policy agreed,” Van Rompuy said, adding that the European […]

Blame Climate Change

Add Ebola and Islamic extremism to the list. Is there anything not caused by climate change? By Rick Brinegar   You name it, whether it’s beached walruses, rising sea levels, mass extinctions, societal collapse, or “thermageddon,” all the bad things you can think of have been caused by man-made climate change, according to the “man-made […]

Water temperature of the Great Lakes is over 6 degrees colder than last year, 3 degrees colder than normal | Watts Up With That?

Meteorologist Mark Torregrossa writes on Michigan Live about the lingering effect of historic ice extent last winter in the Great Lakes and late ice melt this summer due to that extent: Read More: Water temperature of the Great Lakes is over 6 degrees colder than last year, 3 degrees colder than normal | Watts Up […]

Hagel: Climate change a ‘threat multiplier’

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel called on other nations to join the Pentagon in taking steps to mitigate and adapt to climate change, calling it a “threat multiplier” that could exacerbate global challenges if left unaddressed. Read More: Hagel: Climate change a ‘threat multiplier’ | WashingtonExaminer.com.

‘Global warming scare’ declared ‘over’

Scientists and others on a team assembled by the Chicago-based Heartland Institute, which focuses on free-market solutions to today’s problems, say the “scare” of global warming from the use of carbon fuels and other human activities “is over.” Read More: ‘Global warming scare’ declared ‘over’.

Antarctic Sea Ice Reached New Record High Extent This Year

Sea ice surrounding Antarctica reached a new record high extent this year, covering more of the southern oceans than it has since scientists began a long-term satellite record to map sea ice extent in the late 1970s. The upward trend in the Antarctic, however, is only about a third of the magnitude of the rapid […]

Pentagon unveils plan for military’s response to climate change

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel addressed the Conference of Defense Ministers of the Americas on Monday, unveiling a comprehensive plan for how the U.S. military will address the effects of climate change.   Rising global temperatures, increasing sea levels and intensifying weather events will challenge global stability, he said, and could lead to food and water […]

NOAA Report Destroys Global Warming Link To Extreme Weather

Scientists at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration have demolished claims by global warming activists that global warming caused or worsened many extreme weather events last year.   According to NOAA’s new publication, Explaining Extremes of 2013 from a Climate Perspective, there is no discernible connection between global warming and 2013 extreme weather events such […]

Dr Benny Peiser says public are more sceptical about climate change and global warming

THE PUBLIC are becoming ever more sceptical of climate change as they begin to ask ‘where is the global warming we were promised?’, a leading scientist has claimed. Read More: Dr Benny Peiser says public are more sceptical about climate change and global warming | Nature | News | Daily Express.