Global Warming and Climate Change News

Future Fund boss’ climate change views
Tuesday June 14th 2011, 11:11 PM

The chair of the Future Fund's controversial views on climate change wouldn't have anything to do with the absence of climate change from the Fund's investment strategy would it? Read more on the blog... [News Source]

Future Fund boss’ climate change views
Tuesday June 14th 2011, 11:11 PM

The chair of the Future Fund's controversial views on climate change wouldn't have anything to do with the absence of climate change from the Fund's investment strategy would it? Read more on the blog... [News Source]

Study: Much more C02 from humans than volcanoes
Tuesday June 14th 2011, 5:17 PM

Explosive volcanic eruptions might be attention grabbing, but a new review of research finds that their environmental impact pales in comparison to human activities. [News Source]

Column – Global warming saves lives, so why don’t they say so?
Tuesday June 14th 2011, 4:52 PM

AGAIN I must ask: if global warming is so clear a threat, why all these deceits? You see, the Gillard Government and its… [News Source]

B.C.’s food sytems need overhaul, says chair of climate change conference
Tuesday June 14th 2011, 3:25 PM

Securing our local food supply in a changing environment for agricultural production will require an overhaul of the province's food systems and infrastructure, according to the chair of a two-day conference on climate change. [News Source]

Solar forecast hints at big chill
Tuesday June 14th 2011, 1:38 PM

Science editor Alan Boyle's Weblog: The latest long-range space forecast predicts an unexpected drop in solar activity after the next peak, and that may ease global warming on Earth.Science editor Alan Boyle's Weblog: The latest long-range space forecast predicts an unexpected drop in solar activity after the next peak, and that may ease global warming on Earth.


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Former Rep. Inglis to Launch Conservative Coalition to Address Climate Change
Tuesday June 14th 2011, 10:30 AM

A former Republican congressman who is an advocate for action to address climate change plans to launch a new conservative co... [News Source]

Baylor University Researcher Available to Speak about Wildfires and Climate Change
Tuesday June 14th 2011, 10:22 AM

A Baylor University expert is available to journalists for interviews about how climate change in the desert southwest will decrease the likelihood of widespread and intense wildfires, such as the one in Arizona, over the next 50 years. [News Source]

Soot, smog curbs quick way to combat warming: U.N. study.
Tuesday June 14th 2011, 10:00 AM

Tighter limits on soot and smog provide a quick and easy way to fight global warming while protecting human health and raising crop output, a U.N. study said on Tuesday. [News Source]

Counting our bugs before the chicks hatch.
Tuesday June 14th 2011, 10:00 AM

On the North Slope of Alaska, ecosystem ecologist Natalie Boelman is studying the effects of climate change on the interactions among plants, insects and migratory songbirds, and drawing some conclusions about adaptation. [News Source]

Hunters, anglers line up to oppose efforts to harm clean air, water.
Tuesday June 14th 2011, 10:00 AM

Remember when to be conservative meant, among other things, wanting to conserve our nation's natural resources? Apparently, today's version of congressional Republicans don't. [News Source]