Words are everything, even in the global warming debate. TV personality Bill Nye the “Science Guy” told MSNBC’s Joy Reid to use the phrase climate change, not global warming, when it’s so cold out. Read More: Bill Nye Tells MSNBC To Say Climate Change, Not Global Warming, When It’s Cold Out | The Daily Caller.
San José (United States) (AFP) – US scientists and legal experts are calling for a strong, international authority to regulate any man-made interventions meant to combat global warming, amid fears that the technology could be harmful to the environment. Read More: Scientists seek international authority on climate geoengineering – Yahoo News.
Speaking to college students in Iowa, Vice President Joe Biden asserted that global warming will be the greatest threat of their generation. “Global warming is the greatest threat to your generation of anything at all, across the board,” Biden said. Biden says it isn’t just environmentalists that were worried about global warming. […]
Are global warming skeptics simply ignorant about climate science? Not so, says a forthcoming paper in the journal Advances in Political Psychology by Yale Professor Dan Kahan. He finds that skeptics score about the same (in fact slightly better) on climate science questions. The study asked 2,000 respondents nine questions about where they […]
Long-lasting mega-droughts could occur with increasing frequency in the western United States later this century if no action is taken to rein in climate change by curbing fossil fuel use, researchers said. Mega-drought is defined as any drought as bad as the worst already seen in the 20th century, but lasting much longer, for […]
When Al Gore released his “An Inconvenient Truth” movie a few years ago he opened up a can of worms that crawl the earth to this day. Let me preface this column by first of all admitting that I dont believe in man-made global warming – that the temperature of this and every other planet […]
Global warming alarmists frequently make false and deplorable assertions (see, for example, my recent column debunking false claims that global warming is causing a decline in wheat production), but the Environmental Defense Fund’s recent fund-raising mailer, “10 Global Warming Effects That May Shock You,” may well set a new low. However, climate realists can make […]
Global Science Report is a feature from the Center for the Study of Science, where we highlight one or two important new items in the scientific literature or the popular media. For broader and more technical perspectives, consult our monthly “Current Wisdom.” Read More: No, Global Warming Doesn’t Lead to More Snow in Boston | […]
Oklahoma Republican Sen. James Inhofe criticized President Barack Obama’s doubling down on fighting global warming Tuesday night, arguing that the president’s planned climate regulations were simply “a wealth redistribution scheme.” Read More: Inhofe Calls Obama’s Climate Agenda A ‘Wealth Redistribution Scheme’ | The Daily Caller.
Sen. James Inhofe plans to use his position on one of the Senate’s most powerful committees to challenge the Obama administration’s push to regulate carbon dioxide emissions and expand federal power over energy and the environment. Read More: Inhofe Lays Out Plan To Fight Obama’s EPA Regulations | The Daily Caller.