Posted: 2020-08-11 09:30:31
The blood-sucking insects can spread Lyme disease and are extending beyond their traditional north-eastern rangeGrowing up in north-eastern Ohio, Kimberly Byce spent much of her childhood ru...
Posted: 2020-08-11 03:39:19
Host Craig Reucassel uses balloons to give Australia’s emissions a visual representation and we’re left in no doubt there are too many of themThere’s a scene in Fight for Planet A that...
Investigating the Prevalence of Left-Leaning ...

Investigating the Prevalence of Left-Leaning ‘Fact-Checkers’


A growing response to today’s chaotic information landscape sounds inviting and elegantly simple: Appoint experts to “fact-check” news stories, blogs, speeches, studies, opinions, and ...
Posted: 2020-08-11 01:10:03
Investigating the Prevalence of Left-Leaning ‘Fact-Checkers’
A growing response to today’s chaotic information landscape sounds inviting and elegantly simple: Appoint experts to “fact-check” news stories, blogs, speeches, studies, opinions, and ...
Biden's hideous plan to make family life...

Biden's hideous plan to make family life in suburbs unbearably miserable


[Editor's note: This story originally was published by Real Clear Policy.] By Rupert Darwall Real Clear Policy President Trump recently decided to rescind the Obama administration’s Affirm...
Posted: 2020-08-11 01:08:15
Biden's hideous plan to make family life in suburbs unbearably miserable
[Editor's note: This story originally was published by Real Clear Policy.] By Rupert Darwall Real Clear Policy President Trump recently decided to rescind the Obama administration’s Affirm...
Cascading fallacies in climate risk assessmen...

Cascading fallacies in climate risk assessment


This is not about New Zealand. The authors of the assessment make clear that theirs is a new approach which they hope will be used globally. So this is about the world, including America....
Posted: 2020-08-11 01:00:00
Cascading fallacies in climate risk assessment
This is not about New Zealand. The authors of the assessment make clear that theirs is a new approach which they hope will be used globally. So this is about the world, including America....

Posted: 2020-08-10 11:44:32
President Trump wants to dramatically reshuffle U.S. forces in Europe to chastise Germany for not spending enough on defense, but that and a range of other foreign policy pushes by the presi...
Posted: 2020-08-10 09:05:27
July was just the beginning.  Phoenix experienced its hottest month ever recorded in July 2020, with reliable records going back to 1895. Now, the warmest city in the U.S. broke another...
Susan Rice's financial ties to Keystone ...

Susan Rice's financial ties to Keystone Pipeline worry some progressives ahead of Biden VP selection


Susan Rice, a top contender in the race to become Joe Biden's running mate, is under increased scrutiny from progressives for her deep financial ties to the Keystone Pipeline....
Posted: 2020-08-10 08:54:03
Susan Rice's financial ties to Keystone Pipeline worry some progressives ahead of Biden VP selection
Susan Rice, a top contender in the race to become Joe Biden's running mate, is under increased scrutiny from progressives for her deep financial ties to the Keystone Pipeline....
Investigating the Prevalence of Left-Leaning ...

Investigating the Prevalence of Left-Leaning ‘Fact-Checkers’


A growing response to today’s chaotic information landscape sounds inviting and elegantly simple: Appoint experts to “fact-check” news stories, blogs, speeches, studies, opinions, and ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 06:37:08
Investigating the Prevalence of Left-Leaning ‘Fact-Checkers’
A growing response to today’s chaotic information landscape sounds inviting and elegantly simple: Appoint experts to “fact-check” news stories, blogs, speeches, studies, opinions, and ...
WSJ on Trump's EOs: Yes, Obama did it fi...

WSJ on Trump's EOs: Yes, Obama did it first -- and it's still a bad idea


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Posted: 2020-08-10 04:01:27
WSJ on Trump's EOs: Yes, Obama did it first -- and it's still a bad idea
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Posted: 2020-08-10 02:54:35
Ed Finn explores whether America has become less future-oriented in the past half-century and whether our culture has an overly pessimistic view of the future. The post Why we need optimisti...
Posted: 2020-08-10 12:30:00
Last week, radical New York Attorney General Letitia James filed a lawsuit against the National Rifle Association that ultimately seeks to destroy the storied Second Amendment advocate....
Forest Fires Are Setting Chernobyl’s Radiat...

Forest Fires Are Setting Chernobyl’s Radiation Free


Trees now cover most of the exclusion zone, and climate change is making them more likely to burn....
Posted: 2020-08-10 11:00:00
Forest Fires Are Setting Chernobyl’s Radiation Free
Trees now cover most of the exclusion zone, and climate change is making them more likely to burn....
Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #419...

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #419


“What we observe is not Nature itself but Nature exposed to our methods of questioning.” –Werner Heisenberg, also “We have to remember that what we observe is not nature itself, but ...
Posted: 2020-08-10 09:00:00
Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #419
“What we observe is not Nature itself but Nature exposed to our methods of questioning.” –Werner Heisenberg, also “We have to remember that what we observe is not nature itself, but ...
Cranky Uncle cartoons available as PPT slides...

Cranky Uncle cartoons available as PPT slides


Since finishing the Cranky Uncle vs. Climate Change book, I’ve frequently dipped into that 176-page clip-art library, reshaping the cartoons to fit the 1920 x 1080 pixel format fo...
Posted: 2020-08-10 06:34:25
Cranky Uncle cartoons available as PPT slides
Since finishing the Cranky Uncle vs. Climate Change book, I’ve frequently dipped into that 176-page clip-art library, reshaping the cartoons to fit the 1920 x 1080 pixel format fo...

Posted: 2020-08-10 02:35:52
The Sydney-based novelist took inspiration from Toni Morrison to write the book she wanted to readIt’s the near future. Animal populations have plummeted and 80% of species are extinct. Th...
Posted: 2020-08-10 02:02:17
Exclusive: Taneti Maamau says Kiribati will seek support from China and other allies to elevate islands from the sea, partly through dredgingKiribati will raise its islands above the ocean a...
Red Cross Urges Nations to Provide Climate Ad...

Red Cross Urges Nations to Provide Climate Adaption Aid to Conflict Zones


According to the Red Cross, people suffering the combined effects of climate change and conflict need urgent climate aid....
Posted: 2020-08-10 01:00:00
Red Cross Urges Nations to Provide Climate Adaption Aid to Conflict Zones
According to the Red Cross, people suffering the combined effects of climate change and conflict need urgent climate aid....
Free speech on Facebook threatens 'clima...

Free speech on Facebook threatens 'climate-change extremists'


[Editor's note: This story originally was published by Real Clear Energy.] By Brian Maloney Real Clear Energy As America’s political middle ground gives way to sharp left-right divisions a...
Posted: 2020-08-09 10:43:36
Free speech on Facebook threatens 'climate-change extremists'
[Editor's note: This story originally was published by Real Clear Energy.] By Brian Maloney Real Clear Energy As America’s political middle ground gives way to sharp left-right divisions a...
2020 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global W...

2020 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming Digest #32


Story of the Week... Toon of the Week... Coming Soon on SkS... Poster of the Week... SkS Week in Review... Story of the Week... Drawdown Review 2020: How To Address Global Warming In A Re...
Posted: 2020-08-09 10:01:07
2020 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming Digest #32
Story of the Week... Toon of the Week... Coming Soon on SkS... Poster of the Week... SkS Week in Review... Story of the Week... Drawdown Review 2020: How To Address Global Warming In A Re...

Posted: 2020-08-09 03:12:13
Fears of flash flooding in parts of country, while experts warn extreme heat could become the normOver a month’s worth of rain could fall within two hours on parts of Britain this week, ca...
Both sides want fight over Biden's faith...

Both sides want fight over Biden's faith


When President Trump and Joe Biden on Thursday dueled over the sincerity of the former vice president’s faith, they implicitly acknowledged the outsize role religion is playing in the 2020...
Posted: 2020-08-09 10:43:56
Both sides want fight over Biden's faith
When President Trump and Joe Biden on Thursday dueled over the sincerity of the former vice president’s faith, they implicitly acknowledged the outsize role religion is playing in the 2020...
Roadblock to Biden climate plans: Centrist De...

Roadblock to Biden climate plans: Centrist Democrats


While Joe Biden is known for his bipartisan deal-making, he must overcome a potentially more significant roadblock to fulfill his pledge of passing aggressive climate change legislation: win...
Posted: 2020-08-09 10:38:12
Roadblock to Biden climate plans: Centrist Democrats
While Joe Biden is known for his bipartisan deal-making, he must overcome a potentially more significant roadblock to fulfill his pledge of passing aggressive climate change legislation: win...
False Alarm by Bjorn Lomborg; Apocalypse Neve...

False Alarm by Bjorn Lomborg; Apocalypse Never by Michael Shellenberger – review


Two prominent ‘lukewarmers’ take climate science denial to another level, offering tepid manifestos at bestIt is no longer credible to deny that the average temperature around the world ...
Posted: 2020-08-09 06:00:30
False Alarm by Bjorn Lomborg; Apocalypse Never by Michael Shellenberger – review
Two prominent ‘lukewarmers’ take climate science denial to another level, offering tepid manifestos at bestIt is no longer credible to deny that the average temperature around the world ...

Posted: 2020-08-09 05:31:28
As the black stuff burnt in the UK plummets to a level not seen since the early steam age, we trace its long, deep history and the problems left in its wakeBritain achieved an unlikely statu...
Posted: 2020-08-09 12:01:00
Once again Greta Thunberg has demonstrated her PR genius....
New FOI ruling orders disclosure of CSIRO int...

New FOI ruling orders disclosure of CSIRO internal documents on its response to Murray-Darling criticisms


The information commissioner says release of material previously redacted by the scientific agency is a matter of public interestAn important freedom of information ruling from the informati...
Posted: 2020-08-08 08:00:18
New FOI ruling orders disclosure of CSIRO internal documents on its response to Murray-Darling criticisms
The information commissioner says release of material previously redacted by the scientific agency is a matter of public interestAn important freedom of information ruling from the informati...
2020 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global W...

2020 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #32


A chronological listing of news articles linked to on the Skeptical Science Facebook Page during the past week: Sun, Aug 2, 2020 through Sat, Aug 8, 2020 Editor's Choice Five Years After Spe...
Posted: 2020-08-08 06:40:09
2020 SkS Weekly Climate Change & Global Warming News Roundup #32
A chronological listing of news articles linked to on the Skeptical Science Facebook Page during the past week: Sun, Aug 2, 2020 through Sat, Aug 8, 2020 Editor's Choice Five Years After Spe...
"Huge Increase" - Americans Renoun...

"Huge Increase" - Americans Renouncing Citizenship Surges To Record Level 


"Huge Increase" - Americans Renouncing Citizenship Surges To Record Level  Tyler Durden Sat, 08/08/2020 - 13:15 Readers may recall, for almost a decade, we have tra...
Posted: 2020-08-08 05:15:00
"Huge Increase" - Americans Renouncing Citizenship Surges To Record Level 
"Huge Increase" - Americans Renouncing Citizenship Surges To Record Level  Tyler Durden Sat, 08/08/2020 - 13:15 Readers may recall, for almost a decade, we have tra...

Posted: 2020-08-08 05:00:00
According to a new study, children are so upset by climate change they don't enjoy contact with nature. The study authors advocate more research into helping children cope with climate chang...
Posted: 2020-08-08 02:14:46
Bezos and Musk want to colonize the cosmos — but a new book says they're living in a dream world...
Why Don’t These Black Lives Matter?...

Why Don’t These Black Lives Matter?


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Posted: 2020-08-08 12:27:00
Why Don’t These Black Lives Matter?
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Is the EU’s 30% climate budget greenwashing...

Is the EU’s 30% climate budget greenwashing?


“We must go further. We must strive for more,” she said during her candidate speech at the European Parliament. “I want Europe to become the first climate-neutral continent in the worl...
Posted: 2020-08-08 05:00:00
Is the EU’s 30% climate budget greenwashing?
“We must go further. We must strive for more,” she said during her candidate speech at the European Parliament. “I want Europe to become the first climate-neutral continent in the worl...
Conservatism is Stewardship, Preserving Our C...

Conservatism is Stewardship, Preserving Our Collective Inheritance


As a nation and part of the human family, we should protect our environment, traditions, think local, and not go out in search of monsters to destroy. The post Conservatism is Stewardship, P...
Posted: 2020-08-08 04:01:38
Conservatism is Stewardship, Preserving Our Collective Inheritance
As a nation and part of the human family, we should protect our environment, traditions, think local, and not go out in search of monsters to destroy. The post Conservatism is Stewardship, P...

Posted: 2020-08-07 11:48:39
A conservative faith-based advocacy group has called on presidential candidate Joe Biden to publicly condemn the “disturbing rise” of attacks on the catholic faith and to break his “de...
Posted: 2020-08-07 09:48:50
A Catholic political advocacy group is calling on presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden to speak out on a rash of violence and vandalism against churches across the nation. "Catholic chur...
Will Joe Biden Put Down the Rosary Beads and ...

Will Joe Biden Put Down the Rosary Beads and Respond?


Biden has afforded his political foes an opportunity to caste him as afraid to defend his own faith against vandals and hoodlums. Which, it seems, he is. ...
Posted: 2020-08-07 09:21:15
Will Joe Biden Put Down the Rosary Beads and Respond?
Biden has afforded his political foes an opportunity to caste him as afraid to defend his own faith against vandals and hoodlums. Which, it seems, he is. ...
WHAT NOW? Warren Says Government-Funded Child...

WHAT NOW? Warren Says Government-Funded Childcare Same as ‘Infrastructure Like Roads and Bridges’


WHAT NOW? Warren Says Government-Funded Childcare Same as ‘Infrastructure Like Roads and Bridges’ Far-left Senator Elizabeth Warren continued to call for massive new entitlement pr...
Posted: 2020-08-07 08:05:19
WHAT NOW? Warren Says Government-Funded Childcare Same as ‘Infrastructure Like Roads and Bridges’
WHAT NOW? Warren Says Government-Funded Childcare Same as ‘Infrastructure Like Roads and Bridges’ Far-left Senator Elizabeth Warren continued to call for massive new entitlement pr...
A conversation with Marvin Rees, mayor of Bri...

A conversation with Marvin Rees, mayor of Bristol


In a wide-ranging conversation on July 22, Brookings Senior Fellow Anthony F. Pipa and Bristol Mayor Marvin Rees examined the role that cities are playing on the front lines of COVID-19 and ...
Posted: 2020-08-07 08:04:24
A conversation with Marvin Rees, mayor of Bristol
In a wide-ranging conversation on July 22, Brookings Senior Fellow Anthony F. Pipa and Bristol Mayor Marvin Rees examined the role that cities are playing on the front lines of COVID-19 and ...

Posted: 2020-08-07 06:39:00
Facebook is reportedly threatening PragerU with removal from the platform over claims that the conservative non-profit "repeatedly" shares fake news....
Posted: 2020-08-07 06:02:36
In good news this week: The world’s largest urban rooftop farm is providing lettuce and strawberries thanks to aeroponic growing towers....
Points of Progress: Urban rooftop farm bears ...

Points of Progress: Urban rooftop farm bears fruit, and more


In good news this week: The world’s largest urban rooftop farm is providing lettuce and strawberries thanks to aeroponic growing towers....
Posted: 2020-08-07 06:02:36
Points of Progress: Urban rooftop farm bears fruit, and more
In good news this week: The world’s largest urban rooftop farm is providing lettuce and strawberries thanks to aeroponic growing towers....
Podcast: Biden’s Fantasy Land Climate-Energ...

Podcast: Biden’s Fantasy Land Climate-Energy plan would harm America


Joe Biden’s energy plan calls for outlawing reliable fossil fuel electricity and mandating unreliable solar and wind electricity. This will not stop CO2 emissions from rising but it will h...
Posted: 2020-08-07 05:00:00
Podcast: Biden’s Fantasy Land Climate-Energy plan would harm America
Joe Biden’s energy plan calls for outlawing reliable fossil fuel electricity and mandating unreliable solar and wind electricity. This will not stop CO2 emissions from rising but it will h...
Kamala Harris, Ocasio-Cortez Push For Climate...

Kamala Harris, Ocasio-Cortez Push For Climate Bills To Be Scored Based On How Much They Impact Black People


Sen. Kamala Harris of California and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York are teaming up on a proposal requiring lawmakers who introduce climate bills to consider the impact such legisl...
Posted: 2020-08-07 03:30:00
Kamala Harris, Ocasio-Cortez Push For Climate Bills To Be Scored Based On How Much They Impact Black People
Sen. Kamala Harris of California and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York are teaming up on a proposal requiring lawmakers who introduce climate bills to consider the impact such legisl...

Posted: 2020-08-07 02:30:20
The post Why Most Americans Are Scared to Talk Politics appeared first on The Bongino Report....
Posted: 2020-08-07 01:06:00
Sea level rise will displace millions by 2100 — and the Louisiana bayous, where Colette Pichon Battle lives, may disappear entirely. She describes how we can avert the worst when disaster ...
Colette Pichon Battle: How Can We Prepare For...

Colette Pichon Battle: How Can We Prepare For The Next Hurricane Katrina?


Sea level rise will displace millions by 2100 — and the Louisiana bayous, where Colette Pichon Battle lives, may disappear entirely. She describes how we can avert the worst when disaster ...
Posted: 2020-08-07 01:06:00
Colette Pichon Battle: How Can We Prepare For The Next Hurricane Katrina?
Sea level rise will displace millions by 2100 — and the Louisiana bayous, where Colette Pichon Battle lives, may disappear entirely. She describes how we can avert the worst when disaster ...
Conservative Catholics call on Biden to break...

Conservative Catholics call on Biden to break 'deafening silence' on anti-Catholic vandalism, arson


Conservative Catholics called Thursday on former Vice President Joseph R. Biden to break his "deafening silence" on the recent targeting of religious statues and churches, accusing the Catho...
Posted: 2020-08-07 12:33:02
Conservative Catholics call on Biden to break 'deafening silence' on anti-Catholic vandalism, arson
Conservative Catholics called Thursday on former Vice President Joseph R. Biden to break his "deafening silence" on the recent targeting of religious statues and churches, accusing the Catho...
UK weather: being outdoors could become dange...

UK weather: being outdoors could become dangerous during heatwaves


Health experts call for action on climate emergency as country braces for record temperaturesAs parts of the UK get set for potentially record-breaking temperatures, a leading health expert ...
Posted: 2020-08-07 11:34:20
UK weather: being outdoors could become dangerous during heatwaves
Health experts call for action on climate emergency as country braces for record temperaturesAs parts of the UK get set for potentially record-breaking temperatures, a leading health expert ...