Billionaire To Use $100 Million To Help Climate Change Candidates; Scientist Says All Is Lost

By: Wednesday February 19, 2014 8:06 am

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. It seems as though at least one member of the 1% has decided to fight against the oncoming catastrophe of global climate change. Tom Steyer is planning to spend as much as $100 million in the 2014 election cycle to help advance the [...]

Obama’s SOTU Remarks On Climate Change Confuse

By: Wednesday February 13, 2013 6:05 am

During last night’s State Of The Union President Obama addressed an issue he has long ignored during his presidency – climate change. Unfortunately his statement was contradictory and confusing. We produce more natural gas than ever before, and nearly everyone’s energy bill is lower because of it. And over the last four years, our emissions [...]

July Hottest Month in History of the United States

By: Thursday August 9, 2012 10:15 am

July was the hottest month in the history of the United States, going back all the way to 1895, the beginning of temperature-related record keeping. The average temperature last month was 77.6 degrees — 3.3 degrees above the average 20th-century temperature, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reported on Wednesday. July thereby dethroned July 1936, [...]

Hansen: Harsh Weather Shows Evidence of Effects of Climate Change

By: Monday August 6, 2012 1:42 pm

James Hansen, the climate scientist who first alerted the world that we might have a planetary warming problem, noted over the weekend that we’re already seeing the effects. My projections about increasing global temperature have been proved true. But I failed to fully explore how quickly that average rise would drive an increase in extreme [...]

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