According to a report by Yale Project on Climate Change Communications and the George Mason University Center for Climate Change Communication, the term global warming is more engaging and more likely to be associated with negative affects. That term appears to carry more power with regular people than “climate change.”
|By: Attaturk Tuesday May 27, 2014 1:30 am|
from the Holiday that compels you to honor veterans for protecting our
foreign policy interests that only occasionally also served our notion of freedom, it is time to contemplate yet another day of remembrance.
|By: DSWright Friday May 23, 2014 10:56 am|
Liberal Billionaire Tom Steyer is putting his money where his mouth is to the tune of millions of dollars. Steyer is backing an effort with the group NextGen Climate to take the fight to climate change deniers at the polls.
|By: Tom Engelhardt Thursday May 22, 2014 6:46 pm|
Who could forget? At the time, in the fall of 2002, there was such a drumbeat of “information” from top figures in the Bush administration about the secret Iraqi program to develop weapons of mass destruction (WMD) and so endanger the United States. And who — other than a few suckers — could have doubted that Saddam Hussein was eventually going to get a nuclear weapon? The only question, as our vice president suggested on “Meet the Press,” was: Would it take one year or five? And he wasn’t alone in his fears.
|By: Synoia Wednesday May 21, 2014 3:34 pm|
Satire in response to the devastating floods in the Balkans, where they’ve received 3 months’ rain in 3 days (making California and most of the Western US Jealous), the US Government is on the alert for the perpetrators.
|By: Steve Horn Tuesday May 20, 2014 5:00 pm|
An Executive of a major shale gas development company has conceded what scientists have been saying for years: global shale gas development has the potential to wreak serious climate change havoc.
Best known for his company’s hydraulic fracturing (“fracking”) activity,Southwestern Energy Executive Vice President Mark Boling admitted his industry has a methane problem.
|By: Attaturk Monday May 19, 2014 1:30 am|
One story that sums up how modern ‘Murica solves its problems (I mean “doesn’t”).
|By: Sara Haile-Mariam Friday May 16, 2014 6:36 pm|
Clamoring to be heard and nearly submerged in murky water, the men in grey suits all appear to be stepping inward and under. The Berlin-based exhibit left the image open to audience interpretation but it wasn’t long before folks on social media dubbed it an image of “politicians discussing global warming underwater”. The resulting tweet, sent out in March of this year, was mistaken as being the official vision of the artist’s and helped the image go viral.
|By: DSWright Tuesday May 13, 2014 8:15 am|
In yet another sign that climate change is unstoppable key glaciers in Antarctica are reportedly beyond the point of no return. Their destruction means scientists will have to once again revise their projections upward for how high sea levels are likely to rise. The glaciers, known as the West Antarctic Ice Sheet, would cause a [...]
|By: Attaturk Monday May 12, 2014 1:30 am|
Pot calling the Kettle…well, certainly not black…