Wednesday May 09th 2012, 11:16 PMBill Nye the Science Guy told the Daily Caller on Tuesday that climate change is a bigger problem than the economy or high unemployment. [News Source]
Bill Nye the Science Guy: Climate change more important than economy [VIDEO]
Stormont MLAs urged to tackle climate change
Wednesday May 09th 2012, 8:05 PMMLAs have been urged to set targets to tackle climate change. Related Stories Banbridge council’s ‘trail-blazing’ recycling drive is hailed [News Source]
Ben Stein's global warming lawsuit gets cold shoulder
Wednesday May 09th 2012, 1:02 PMLOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) - It's starting to look like Ben Stein's lawsuit over his global-warming beliefs might just be a lot of hot air. [News Source]
Global Warming Activist David Roberts Slams the Qualifications of IPCC's Top Scientists
Wednesday May 09th 2012, 11:24 AMHere we have a prominent global warming alarmist telling us the most important and influential people at the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change do not qualify as climate experts. [News Source]
An inconvenient lawsuit: Teenagers take global warming to the courts.
Wednesday May 09th 2012, 10:00 AMIndustry giants say their case is misguided. But that isn't stopping a group of high school students from using the legal system to make environmental demands. [News Source]
April checks in at No. 3 on the all-time warmest list for the U.S.
Wednesday May 09th 2012, 10:00 AMFollowing the warmest March on record, the contiguous U.S. had its third-warmest April, and the year-to-date is running warmer than any other since record keeping began in 1895, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced. [News Source]
British Columbia’s emerging green faith movement.
Wednesday May 09th 2012, 10:00 AMCompassion for Creation, an event organized by Anglicans for Eco-justice over the impact of transporting more oil sands crude, is one more milestone towards more faith group participation in environmental debates. And the heavy Anglican presence at the forum reflects the increased pull environmental issues have among many mainline Christians. [News Source]
Warm water marine species spreading northwards into British waters.
Wednesday May 09th 2012, 10:00 AMExotic warm water marine species such as anchovy, bluefin tuna, stingray, and thresher shark are spreading northwards into British coastal waters, where average sea temperatures are now moving closer to the warmer conditions of southern Europe. [News Source]
Buying a new car? Think of the bigger picture.
Wednesday May 09th 2012, 10:00 AMThe big arguments against electric cars are: 1) if you plug them into a dirty grid you aren't helping the environment and 2) you'll never save enough money on gas to make them pay. The Union of Concerned Scientists based in Cambridge, Mass., says otherwise. [News Source]
Brilliant solar ads say screw the environment, it’s about paying less.
Wednesday May 09th 2012, 10:00 AMNow that solar often is cheaper than coal, it needs to shed the image of being the power source equivalent of shopping at Whole Foods and start being just the thing that smart, frugal people have. Or so say the creative minds behind SunRun's new ad campaign. [News Source]
EU’s aviation carbon funds could aid developing world.
Wednesday May 09th 2012, 10:00 AMThe EU is considering the deployment of carbon allowance revenues from international airlines to fund climate aid to the poorest countries, under a planned $100 billion-a-year global relief fund. [News Source]