Tag: Climate Change

New data backs ‘ice age’ prediction

As the United Nations prepares for its 2014 Climate Summit in New York this month with an agenda to advance a new carbon-emissions regulatory agreement to supersede the 1997 Kyoto Protocol, the Russian scientist who correctly predicted the lack of global warming over the past 19 years has gained new scientific support for his belief […]

McKitrick paper: no warming for 19 years

The Guardian in 2009 predicted five years of rapid warming: The world faces record-breaking temperatures as the sun’s activity increases, leading the planet to heat up significantly faster than scientists had predicted for the next five years, according to a study. Read More: McKitrick paper: no warming for 19 years | Herald Sun Andrew Bolt […]

Faux real: Obama to unveil global warming ‘treaty’

Unwilling or unable to work out a deal with either party in the Senate to address his legacy project of an international treaty on global warming, President Obama today will unveil a mock version of the pact that would bring new restrictions on U.S. emissions but be enforced globally through peer pressure. NYT: Read More: […]

Obama Pursuing Climate Accord in Lieu of Treaty

The Obama administration is working to forge a sweeping international climate change agreement to compel nations to cut their planet-warming fossil fuel emissions, but without ratification from Congress.   In preparation for this agreement, to be signed at a United Nations summit meeting in 2015 in Paris, the negotiators are meeting with diplomats from other […]

Inhofe blocks climate change resolution

Sen. James Inhofe (R-Okla.) blocked Senate Democrats on Monday from passing a resolution that would have acknowledged the reality of climate change. Read More: Inhofe blocks climate change resolution | TheHill.

Mild July Temperatures Make, Tie Record Lows At BWI

Mild July temperatures are making and tying record lows set at Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport. Read More: Mild July Temperatures Make, Tie Record Lows At BWI « CBS Baltimore.

Coolest Summer On Record In The US

The frequency of 90 degree days in the US has been plummeting for 80 years, and 2014 has had the lowest frequency of 90 degree days through July 23 on record. The only other year which came close was 1992, and that was due to dust in the atmosphere from Mt Pinatubo. Read More: Coolest […]

Global Temperature Standstill Lengthens: No global warming for 17 years 10 months

Temperature standstill for ‘50.2% of the entire 426-month satellite record’ Read More: Global Temperature Standstill Lengthens: No global warming for 17 years 10 months – Since Sept. 1996 (214 months) | Climate Depot.

Global Warming? U.S. Temps Up 0.1 Degrees above 20th Century Average, 2014 Coolest Since 1993

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) 2014 weather highlights show that from January to June, the temperature in the U.S. has risen by only 0.1 degrees Fahrenheit compared with the average temperature for the 20th century. Read More: Global Warming? U.S. Temps Up 0.1 Degrees above 20th Century Average, 2014 Coolest Since 1993 | CNS […]

Ban Ki-moon’s New Climate Envoy Supports Divestment From Fossil Fuel Companies

A new “special envoy” on climate change appointed by U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon – the fourth in seven months – has voiced support for divestment from the fossil fuel industry, which she accuses of helping to fund global warming denialism. Read More: Ban Ki-moon’s New Climate Envoy Supports Divestment From Fossil Fuel Companies | CNS […]