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Nature Geoscience just published a sobering look at likely deglaciation in Western Canada during the 21st century with continued carbon emissions. The research team led by Garry Clarke of the ...
by DWG
Comment Count 19 comments on Thu Apr 09, 2015 at 05:43 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
I share a running joke with some cousins in California. Whenever they brag about basking in the sunshine and poke fun at our extreme cold or heavy snowfall in the Midwest, I always say, “Yeah, but ...
by Molly Weasley
Comment Count 41 comments on Thu Apr 02, 2015 at 01:25 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
"We only have to look at ourselves to see how intelligent life might develop into something we wouldn’t want to meet. I imagine they might exist in massive ships, having used up all the resources ...
by DWG
Comment Count 58 comments on Wed Apr 01, 2015 at 04:52 PM PDT with 64 Recommends
Whenever a newsworthy weather event occurs — especially in the New York area — you can’t escape the constant media coverage. Network, cable, and local news stations can’t seem to go beyond ...
by Molly Weasley
Comment Count 1 comments on Tue Jan 27, 2015 at 09:38 AM PST with 4 Recommends
http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2015/01/21/3614028/so-much-senate-climate-change-trolling/ Party discipline broke down or something on this and there were at least a Few Republicans who voted Aye ...
by daeros
Comment Count 13 comments on Thu Jan 22, 2015 at 07:35 AM PST with 7 Recommends
Why is climate change is so dangerous and uncontrollable? Let’s say you are driving down a road. A rock appears in your path. You stomp on the brakes, but your car still surges forward over many ...
by tsunami
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Jan 28, 2015 at 03:17 PM PST with 50 Recommends
Only a month after West Virginia's School Board voted to dumb down standards for teaching climate ...
by Jen Hayden
Comment Count 6 comments on Thu Jan 15, 2015 at 12:28 PM PST with 31 Recommends
You are likely aware that the Bush-Cheney Administration put a fossil-foolish lobbyist in a position to edit and change material like Federal government climate change reports . The man -- the ...
by A Siegel
Comment Count 22 comments on Sun Oct 19, 2014 at 06:54 AM PDT with 232 Recommends
I've never really considered myself an environmentalist. I don't live a particularly "green" life, though I recycle, don't litter, and don't leave lights on or other electronic devices running. But ...
by ortheother
Comment Count 93 comments on Mon May 12, 2014 at 07:34 AM PDT with 64 Recommends
Issue: When is a malicious lie not a malicious lie? If extremist pundit Mark Steyn and his New York Super Lawyer, Daniel J. Kornstein , have their way, the answer to that question could be -- always.
by LeftOfYou
Comment Count 8 comments on Sat Mar 29, 2014 at 03:40 PM PDT with 18 Recommends
http://theweek.com/article/index/255756/is-national-review-doomed The lawsuit has not been going well for the magazine. In July, Judge Natalia Combs Greene rejected a motion to dismiss the suit. ...
by BikingForKarma
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri Jan 31, 2014 at 11:45 AM PST with 22 Recommends
Climate change is real -- there's no more debating the science. And yet, when a child goes to school each morning, her parents can't be entirely sure that actual science is what she'll learn. 11 ...
by Nathan Empsall SierraRise
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Feb 12, 2014 at 07:46 AM PST with 19 Recommends
The Climate Reality We are hovering around 400 ppm for carbon in the atmosphere which is 50 ppm beyond the safe threshold; 350 ppm. The planet, as a result of CO 2 being pumped into the ...
by FractivistForce
Comment Count 14 comments on Fri Jan 03, 2014 at 12:15 PM PST with 20 Recommends
In a very broad way, climate specialists have laid down a target for climate mitigation: keep global warming below two degrees centigrade and we have a decent chance ...
by A Siegel
Comment Count 96 comments on Tue Dec 03, 2013 at 02:51 PM PST with 180 Recommends
As many of you have probably already seen, the Midwest is facing severe weather , with the town of Washington, Illinois, already hit very badly: "A confirmed large and extremely dangerous tornado" ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 176 comments on Sun Nov 17, 2013 at 01:42 PM PST with 403 Recommends
Yesterday, Pew released a new poll on public knowledge of climate change. The intrapartisan divides were perhaps the most interesting part. From their overall results, 67% of those surveyed ...
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 20 comments on Sat Nov 02, 2013 at 05:08 AM PDT with 47 Recommends
Cross posted from Blue Virginia . Election Day just 22 days away! I just got off a press call with former UVA Professor and world-renowned climate change scientist Michael E. Mann, along with ...
by lowkell
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Oct 14, 2013 at 07:58 AM PDT with 20 Recommends
When prominent climate scientist Dr. Michael Mann informed the National Review that, unless they retracted, he would sue them for their defamatory attacks on his climate science work, the National ...
by LeftOfYou
Comment Count 82 comments on Sat Sep 14, 2013 at 09:17 AM PDT with 448 Recommends
These are both videos from my new PA politics Internet newscast, Counterpoint PA. In the Worst Pennsylvanians of the Week, a PA Supreme Court Justice who was convicted of using state-paid court ...
by ProgressivePatriotPA
Comment Count 10 comments on Wed Jun 05, 2013 at 07:14 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
Vulcans are an extraterrestrial humanoid species in the Star Trek universe who evolved on the planet Vulcan. They are also noted for their attempt to live by reason and logic with no interference ...
by jamess
Comment Count 12 comments on Sun Jun 02, 2013 at 03:00 PM PDT with 41 Recommends