(Steven Hayward) The East Anglia email scandal of 2009 was a major turning point in the climate change crusade. At the time I compared it to the Pentagon Papers—something that changed the narrative fundamentally. Now there’s another climate scandal breaking. Show More Summary
The Paris Agreement included groundbreaking text on the need for a mechanism to help identify risks beyond adaptation and support the victims of climate-related loss and damage--but how exactly it will work remains unclear. New research lends insight to policymakers on how to move forward.
Eleven of the last 12 months have been the hottest on record. Though progress on cutting carbon emissions is encouraging, more must be done The Montreal protocol is the most successful environmental treaty in history, and arguably one of the most successful of any international pact. Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! Prop 60, like many bogus issues orbiting our political discourse, is a solution for a problem that doesn't exist. Among the myriad dangers facing American society — including the climate crisis, gun violence,...Show More Summary
My friend Paul Douglas calls himself an albino unicorn. He is a Republican (one of my few Republican friends!) and an evangelical Christian (one of my few evangelical Christian friends!) who is extremely well informed about climate change, and who acts on a day to day basis as a climate warrior, informing people of the…
Today's social climate is making men a dying breed. The post We Desperately Need Men to Return Society’s Social, Political, and Cultural Front appeared first on RedState.
If you are a journalist unwilling to be absorbed into the Global Warming Borg, you are most definitely not welcome to report on the upcoming United Nations Climate Change Conference next month in Morocco. For proof of this hositility...Show More Summary
Tapping methane produced from decaying garbage in landfills to generate electricity was among California’s earliest experiments in renewable energy. But in order to comply with a new regional rule to cut another pollutant — the one that often leaves Southern California blanketed in a layer of smog — a Riverside...
As Leonardo DiCaprio made it perfectly clear in his speech when he collected the Best Actor Oscar for his performance in The Revenant, he’s rather passionate about climate change. So much so that DiCaprio has just helped to produce and star in a documentary entitled Before The Flood, which has been directed by Fisher Stevens... Show More Summary
Trent Reznor, of Nine Inch Nails fame, recently made his soundtrack for the climate change documentary Before The Flood available for streaming. The electronic score — the artist’s fourth for cinema — was produced with frequent collaborator Atticus Ross, Brokeback Mountain composer Gustavo Santaolalla, and the band Mogwai. Before the Flood was directed by actor […]
In a climate where Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has asked his supporters to “monitor” elections and has repeatedly called the system “rigged,” U.S. Attorney General Loretta E. Lynch this week released a video discussing this year’s elections and how the federal government will play a part in monitoring them. Show More Summary
Whenever Morrissey opens his mouth to do anything besides sing (or eat vegan hot dogs or whatever), it’s usually a pretty bad look for him. Case in point: When asked about the current political climate in a recent interview with FasterLouder, he went off on this delightful little rant and called Brexit “magnificent”: The British […]
MAN WHO BELIEVES AIR CONDITIONING IS A BIGGER TERRORIST THREAT THAN ISIS SAYS WHAT? Shot: Kerry: ‘It Pisses Me Off’ That Climate Change Got Left Out of Presidential Debates. Chaser: As Americans Tire of Eco-Panic, Hillary Quietly Drops ‘Climate Change’ Rhetoric. No, really. Freud called it displacement. It’s always the strangest things that […]
This article originally appeared on the International Business Times. Health insurance companies don’t seem to be taking climate change seriously, a new report has found. While a warming planet has already caused a spike in asthma, allergies...Show More Summary
You can make America a world leader in fighting Climate Change and in the development of clean, renewable energy... ON November 8. Climate hero, Senator Sheldon Whitehouse, has marched down to the floor of The United States Senate every...Show More Summary
By Henner Weithoener / Climate News Network By 2020, solar will be a cheaper source of energy in India than imported coal. But converting the subcontinent to renewable energy is an enormous task.
By Deirdre Fulton / Common Dreams “My actions of walking across a field and cutting a fence chain are inconsequential and excusable compared to the ghastly effect of continuing to burn tar sands oil,” said Ken Ward.
On the bright side, ‘climate change’ didn’t come in last or next to last place! Here’s Vox being Vox Americans are more afraid of clowns than climate change, terrorism, and
Spotlight on Green News & Views (previously known as the Green Diary Rescue) appears twice a week, on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Here is the most recent previous Green Spotlight. More than 25,(705) environmentally oriented stories have...Show More Summary
We at Grist rounded up the biggest climate moments of the debates.