Global Warming and Climate Change News

The Best Part About Global Warming
Friday March 02nd 2012, 5:33 PM

Our mild winter may be a sign of global warming, but the good news is it may also mean a shorter and less severe flu season. [News Source]

The Best Part About Global Warming
Friday March 02nd 2012, 12:50 PM

Our mild winter may be another sign of global warming, but the good news is it meant a shorter and less severe flu season. [News Source]

Ocean acidification is worse than it’s been for 300 million years.
Friday March 02nd 2012, 9:00 AM

This is what’s so scary about climate change - we are altering the planet at an incredibly rapid rate, faster than almost any analogous historical event. Life can adapt, but the faster the planet changes, the harder it will be for species - including us, potentially - to keep pace. [News Source]

As climate case melts, zealots resort to fraud.
Friday March 02nd 2012, 9:00 AM

As real life increasingly refutes the theory of global warming doom, warmists have become more shrill and desperate. Mr. Gleick's tattered reputation is but the latest result of a movement fraught with credibility problems. [News Source]

No tax hike needed to clean up Chicago River, agency says.
Friday March 02nd 2012, 9:00 AM

Making stretches of the Chicago River and other local waterways safer for recreation won't require a tax increase and will cost dramatically less than officials ominously predicted less than a year ago. [News Source]

Europe to help with climate change.
Friday March 02nd 2012, 9:00 AM

The European Union and the Caribbean trade bloc are collaborating to help Caribbean countries adapt and make mitigation efforts to minimize the effect of climate change by providing millions of dollars to a regional bank to lend out to borrowing states. [News Source]

UK investing £75 million in region.
Friday March 02nd 2012, 9:00 AM

Approximately £22 million would be invested in the Caribbean from 2011 to 2015 to address various climate change issues. [News Source]

More Americans now believe in global warming.
Friday March 02nd 2012, 9:00 AM

After several years of finding that fewer and fewer Americans believed in man-made climate change, pollsters are now finding that belief is on the uptick. [News Source]

In politics, belief often trumps facts.
Friday March 02nd 2012, 9:00 AM

Some of the biggest issues in the politics – including global warming and evolution – are far from being resolved by data and analysis. [News Source]

Bill Clinton points fingers in climate change speech.
Friday March 02nd 2012, 9:00 AM

Bill Clinton, speaking at a Department of Energy conference this week, said that despite new ways of recovering oil and gas in the U.S. - and despite the efforts of climate change naysayers and other opponents - the country should still pursue cleaner energy sources and energy efficiency. [News Source]

Climate change skeptic’s university course criticized.
Friday March 02nd 2012, 9:00 AM

A group of scientists is raising alarm about "incorrect science" in a course at Ottawa's Carleton University that was taught for three years by a climate change skeptic. [News Source]