Global Warming

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Invest, Divest and Prosper

Published: 
Fri, 06/28/2013 - 9:13pm
Category: 
Energy

It has been a busy news week, what with voting rights, gay marriage and Paula Deen. Even so, it’s remarkable how little attention the news media gave to President Obama’s new “climate action plan.”

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The Amazing Energy Race

Published: 
Wed, 07/03/2013 - 8:18am
Category: 
Energy

The United States is falling behind. To catch up, we need to reorder our priorities, find cleaner and smarter fuels and develop new technologies.

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Jim Hansen Presses the Climate Case for Nuclear Energy

Published: 
Wed, 07/24/2013 - 9:49pm
Category: 
Energy

I encourage you to watch this short video interview with climate scientist and campaigner James E. Hansen, posted by the folks who brought you “Pandora’s Promise,” the flawed but valuable film arguing for a substantial role for nuclear energy in sustaining human progress without disrupting the climate.

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Arctic Ice Makes Comeback From Record Low, but Long-Term Decline May Continue

Published: 
Sat, 09/21/2013 - 8:46pm
Category: 
Water

Sea ice in the Arctic Ocean underwent a sharp recovery this year from the record-low levels of 2012, with 50 percent more ice surviving the summer melt season, scientists said Friday.

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Global warming 'hiatus' puts climate change scientists on the spot

Published: 
Mon, 09/23/2013 - 8:54am
Category: 
Energy

It's a climate puzzle that has vexed scientists for more than a decade and added fuel to the arguments of those who insist man-made global warming is a myth.