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Obama attributes western U.S. wildfires to climate change

SEATTLE – President Barack Obama says a wildfire that has burned nearly 400 square miles in the north-central part of Washington state, along with blazes in other Western areas, can be attributed to climate change. 130 more words

World

State of the Climate - AMS Update 2013

How many times can our Annual Climate report be the 6th warmest on record?

I guess every time one record is surpassed it gives rise to the ability of another record to be broken as well.  559 more words

Environmental Responsibility

Cat

Its cause claws its way
away from some insouciance,
it knew a new nuisance
sent from scented snowflakes;
it takes and takes and takes,
following the following form… 64 more words

Rachel Poleet

Is The AES Power Plant Now Dead?

I’m here at the Hermosa Beach City Council meeting where Redondo Beach Mayor, Steve Aspel, came to speak tonight – originally about the bicycle project on Harbor Drive and Herando.   433 more words

Climate Change

Will the Climate Deniers Finally Discover El Niño?

An El Niño event could seriously damage the denier narrative, unless…

Remember 1998?  That was a very good year, as Old Blue Eyes might have said.  764 more words

Politics

LIVING THE DREAM...OR SLEEPWALKING THROUGH LIFE?

MOSTLY OUR LIVES REMAIN BLISSFULLY UNTOUCHED BY THE TRAGEDIES WE SEE IN THE NEWS…
It’s something to be grateful for. Then something unexpected happens… 951 more words

Lifestyle

My article in today's Guardian: Abbott achieves the impossible: unity among economists

My piece in the guardian today. Please go here to read the original.

Tony Abbott achieves the impossible: unity among economists

Economists are refuting the three big picture claims made by the government: 1) We have a budget emergency 2) We have a debt crisis and 3) The carbon tax was ruining the economy… 967 more words

Economic Policy