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Global warming deal lies in Delhi not Paris as debate heats up

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:23:57 -0700
Deal to reduce emissions and limit global warming depends on developing world and business not Western academics

Two degree Celsius climate change target 'utterly inadequate', expert argues

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 07:20:50 -0700
The official global target of a two degree Celsius temperature rise is 'utterly inadequate' for protecting those at most risk from climate change, says an expert. The commentary presents a rare inside-view of a discussion at the Lima Conference of the Parties on the likely consequences of accepting an average global warming target of 2 degrees Celsius versus 1.5 degrees Celsius.

Climate change doesn't trigger intense winters

Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:08:31 -0700
Washington, Mar 28 (ANI): A new study has revealed that climate change does not cause extreme winters. Scientists at ETH Zurich and the California Institute of Technology have shown that global warming actually tends to reduce temperature variability. Repeated cold snaps led to temperatures far below freezing across the eastern United States in the past two winters. Pictures of icy, snow-covered ...

America Is Becoming Lukewarm To Climate Change, Environmental Poll Suggests

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 18:15:37 -0700
Climate change is becoming less of a concern for Americans, at least according the Gallup annual Environment survey. According to the poll, only 32 percent of our fellow citizens are personally worried a lot about climate change or global warming (down from 34 percent in 2014), which clocks in at the bottom of the list America Is Becoming Lukewarm To Climate Change, Environmental Poll Suggests ...

Ted Cruz compares himself to Galileo: new language for climate change skeptics?

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:42:42 -0700
Senator Cruz (R) of Texas, who recently announced he plans to run for president in 2016, provoked a swift and snarky reaction online to his comments made in an interview with The Texas Tribune Tuesday, where he compared "global warming alarmists" to flat-Earthers, then implying that his position was comparable to that of Galileo Galilei during the same time period. "Today, the global warming ...

Climate change does not cause extreme winters

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 11:13:44 -0700
( ETH Zurich ) Cold snaps like the ones that hit the eastern United States in the past winters are not a consequence of climate change. Scientists at ETH Zurich and the California Institute of Technology have shown that global warming actually tends to reduce temperature variability.

Global warming, climate change: Less than a third of Americans are worried, Gallup says

Wed, 25 Mar 2015 10:27:49 -0700
Less than a third of Americans are now concerned about global warming and climate change: 32 percent fret about those environmental factors says the annual Gallup Environmental survey , released Wednesday. Naturally, there's a partisan divide: 13 percent of Republicans are concerned about global warming and climate problems, compared ...

Mexico Pledges to Cut Emissions 25% in Climate-Change Milestone

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 16:20:14 -0700
Mexico expects greenhouse-gas emissions to peak by 2026 and then decline, Environment Minister Juan Jose Guerra Abud said at a news conference in Mexico City Friday. The United Nations is encouraging more than 190 countries to submit by March 31 formal plans detailing how they will curb greenhouse-gas emissions. These documents are a key step leading up to a December meeting in Paris where ...

Climate change does not cause extreme winters, experts say

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:49:35 -0700
Cold snaps like the ones that hit the eastern United States in the past winters are not a consequence of climate change. Scientists have now shown that global warming actually tends to reduce temperature variability.

Dem resolution warns global warming could force women into prostitution

Fri, 27 Mar 2015 15:46:08 -0700
A California congresswoman warns global warming will be so detrimental to poor women, it will drive them to prostitution.

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