Tag: Climate Change

Critics ‘immoral, unethical and despicable’

Al Gore, known for wild rants about global warming, including one where his foul language earned him the description “mentally unstable,” is at it again. Read More: Al Gore: Critics ‘immoral, unethical and despicable’.

How to save the planet: Moon mining, iron filings and fake volcanoes

Climate change experts will today set out new plans for tackling global warming in the event that countries cannot reduce their carbon emissions in time. Read More: How to save the planet: Moon mining, iron filings and fake volcanoes – Telegraph.

Deepening divide over climate change sparks fierce debate

In the climate change debate, believers and skeptics alike have vastly different opinions based on widely divergent facts. Read More: Deepening divide over climate change sparks fierce debate | Fox News.

In China, jar of French mountain air fetches $860

BEIJING –  Beijing artist Liang Kegang returned from a business trip in southern France with well-rested lungs and a small item of protest against his home city’s choking pollution: a glass jar of clean, Provence air. Read More: In China, jar of French mountain air fetches $860 | Fox News.

Report: CO2 Is Not a Pollutant, Provides ‘Beneficial Impacts’ to Planet

Carbon dioxide is not a pollutant but a naturally occurring chemical compound that benefits plants and thus, the planet and its inhabitants, according to a lengthy  report released Wednesday by the free-market Heartland Institute. Read More: Report: CO2 Is Not a Pollutant, Provides ‘Beneficial Impacts’ to Planet | CNS News.

Scientists seek climate-friendly cow of the future

A White House climate initiative has boosted a quixotic search for the “cow of the future”, a next-generation creature whose greenhouse gas emissions would be cut by anti-methane pills, burp scanners and gas backpacks. Read More: Scientists seek climate-friendly cow of the future – FT.com.

Climate Change Is Real: Just Ask the World Bank

Time is running out. This week, government officials and climate scientists from all over the world are meeting in Berlin, Germany, to finalize a U.N. study on climate change and its solutions. Read More: Climate Change Is Real: Just Ask the World Bank.

UN finding on climate change is just a bunch of hot air, new report claims

A U.N.-commissioned panel says climate change is hurting the growth of crops, affecting the quality of water supplies and forcing wildlife to change the way it lives – but what if it’s all just smoke and mirrors? Read More: UN finding on climate change is just a bunch of hot air, new report claims | […]

It’s official – Chicago experienced the coldest four months ever on record

The average temperature for December 2013 to March 2014 period in  Chicago was only 22.0°F, 10 degrees below freezing, beating the old record set in the winter of 1903-04. It even beat the harsh winters of 1977/78 which were some of the worst ever. Read More: It’s official – Chicago experienced the coldest four months […]

Surprising admission by U.N. climate chief

With contrary evidence increasingly prompting many scientists to distance themselves from alarmist predictions, the United Nations climate panel’s latest report warning that climate change will lead to war, famine and extreme weather that could result in the extinction of human beings shows the periodic reports are more about politics than science, charges a watchdog. Read […]