Tag: Global Warming

State Dep’t Official Ducks Question on Whether Global Climate Deal Will be Brought Before Senate

A State Department official on Wednesday sidestepped a senator’s question on whether the administration would seek Senate advice and consent for a global climate treaty expected to be finalized in Paris late this year, saying simply that “it’s at a very early stage in the negotiations.” Read More: State Dep’t Official Ducks Question on Whether […]

Al Gore: ‘I Could Become A Catholic’

Like Paul on the road to Damascus, Al Gore had a revelation that he could become Catholic. Not because he’s had any religious revelation, but because of Pope Francis’s concern over global warming. Read More: Al Gore: ‘I Could Become A Catholic’ | The Daily Caller.

Australia PM’s adviser says climate change a UN hoax

Most climate models were wrong and there was little evidence of climate change, said Maurice Newman. Read More: Australia PM’s adviser says climate change a UN hoax – BBC News.

Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan offers solution to global warming

Former UN Secretary General Kofi Annan has a solution for global warming: Eat bugs.   In an interview with The Guardian, Annan called the global livestock industry “a major threat to the climate” and suggested insects as an alternative protein source to meat.   “Eating insects is good for the environment and balanced diets,” he […]

Environment Chairman: ‘Global Warming Alarmism Has Evolved Into a Religion’

Pointing approvingly to an op-ed published in the Wall Street Journal by House Science Chairman Lamar Smith (R.-Texas), Senate Environment Chairman Jim Inhofe (R.-Okla.) said on the Senate floor yesterday that global warming alarmists are advancing a new religious sect. Read More: Environment Chairman: ‘Global Warming Alarmism Has Evolved Into a Religion’.

The Climate-Change Religion

‘Today, our planet faces new challenges, but none pose a greater threat to future generations than climate change,” President Obama wrote in his proclamation for Earth Day on Wednesday. “As a Nation, we must act before it is too late.” Read More: The Climate-Change Religion – WSJ.

UN chief praises pope for framing climate change as moral imperative, says encyclical

 The U.N. chief has praised Pope Francis for framing climate change as an urgent moral imperative, saying his upcoming encyclical combined with a new round of U.N. climate talks in Paris provide an “unprecedented opportunity” to create a more sustainable future for the planet. Read More: UN chief praises pope for framing climate change as […]

Vatican and U.N. team up on climate change against skeptics

The Vatican and the United Nations teamed up to warn the world of the effects of climate change on Tuesday, coming down firmly against skeptics who deny human activities help change global weather patterns. Read More: Vatican and U.N. team up on climate change against skeptics – Yahoo News Canada.

A green wearing white?

COULD Pope Francis become the world’s foremost campaigner on global warming? That is certainly the fondest hope (or in a few cases the darkest fear) of a lot of people who are closely involved in deliberations over the planet’s future.   Ban Ki-moon, the UN secretary-general, met the pontiff today and shared his mounting concern over the outcome of the Paris summit […]

Top scientists start to examine fiddled global warming figures

Last month, we are told, the world enjoyed “its hottest March since records began in 1880”. This year, according to “US government scientists”, already bids to outrank 2014 as “the hottest ever”. The figures from the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) were based, like all the other three official surface temperature records on […]