Global Warming and Climate Change News

Errors and frauds of global warming science
Monday September 01st 2014, 3:44 AM

Modern global warming science began in 1979 with the publication of Charney et al in response to a request from a U.S. governmental office to create a study group for answering questions about global warming. [News Source]

State Rep. McCarter hosts global warming hearing
Monday September 01st 2014, 2:10 AM

For many scientists, educators, environmental activists and citizens, the topic of global warming and climate change is alarming. Many agree change is the offset — change in how we live, our legislation and how people are educated about the issue. [News Source]

VIDEO: State Rep. McCarter hosts global warming hearing in Cheltenham
Monday September 01st 2014, 1:21 AM

For many scientists, educators, environmental activists and citizens, the topic of global warming and climate change is alarming. Many agree change is the offset — change in how we live, our legislation and how people are educated about the issue. [News Source]

Boulder to host a climate change expert grounded in science, faith
Sunday August 31st 2014, 8:37 PM

As the climate change discussion has evolved in recent years, it has for some become a political litmus test, with many on the right questioning the science behind the claims that human activity is causing global warming, just as many of those on the left accept that as fact. Into that daunting divide steps Katharine Hayhoe, an unusual hybrid in that she is an atmospheric scientist who studies ... [News Source]

Our Opinion: A climate for change
Sunday August 31st 2014, 7:38 PM

Modest efforts to confront human-caused global warming are being overwhelmed by the pace of climate change, according to a draft of a major United Nations report to be released this fall. [News Source]

Boulder to host a climate change expert grounded in science, faith
Sunday August 31st 2014, 6:09 PM

As the climate change discussion has evolved in recent years, it has for some become a political litmus test, with many on the right questioning the science behind the claims that human activity is causing global warming, just as many of those on the left accept that as fact. Into that daunting divide steps Katharine Hayhoe, an unusual hybrid in that she is an atmospheric scientist who studies ... [News Source]

Managing coasts under threat from climate change, sea-level rise
Sunday August 31st 2014, 1:00 PM

Coastal regions under threat from climate change and sea-level rise need to tackle the more immediate threats of human-led and other non-climatic changes, according to a team of international scientists. The team of 27 scientists from five continents reviewed 24 years of Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) assessments. They focused on climate change and sea-level rise impacts in the ... [News Source]

Environmental court ready to help you.
Sunday August 31st 2014, 10:00 AM

The local Environmental Commission, a superior court of record, is under-utilised because people are not aware that it is an environmental court, says Chairman Chateram Sinanan. [News Source]

Crude rides Texas’ rails with little oversight.
Sunday August 31st 2014, 10:00 AM

In Texas, home of the country's most prolific production, biggest proved oil reserves and most expansive refining capacity, crude oil rides the rails with little oversight. [News Source]

Methanol-driven auto technically possible: Industry authorities.
Sunday August 31st 2014, 10:00 AM

China's year-long pilot scheme of methanol-fueled vehicles shines the potential of this alternative fuel for vehicle use. [News Source]

Will climate change denialism help the Russian economy?
Sunday August 31st 2014, 10:00 AM

The recent call from Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev for “tightening belts” has convinced even optimists that something is deeply wrong with the Russian economy. Nevertheless, it looks like some lucky people are not only going to escape the “belt-tightening” but are also about to receive some dream tax vacations – it is the Russian and international oil giants involved in oil and gas projects in the Arctic and in Eastern Siberia. [News Source]