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Climate Change May Have Souped Up Record-Breaking Texas Deluge

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Large swaths of Houston were underwater yesterday after more than 10 inches of rain fell on the city during a 24-hour window. 359 more words

Environment

Delusional Nonsense From Ambrose Evans-Pritchard

By Paul Homewood 

 

h/t Paul2

 

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/economics/11633745/Fossil-industry-faces-a-perfect-political-and-technological-storm.html

 

Ambrose Evans-Pritchard often writes about the forthcoming demise of fossil fuels, but he has really excelled himself this time, with such delusional reporting that about the only thing he has got right is his name. 2,455 more words

Climate Change

Centinel2012 reblogged this on Centinel2012 and commented:

If any of those in the Green Movement could actually use their brains the green movement would never have started. Almost all of what the say or do defies any logic or the ability to reason.

Is wind a finite resource and would harnessing it slow the winds down and, thus, cause the temperature to go up?

– Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX)

No.

– Hank

Climate Change

Ben & Jerry’s Churns Climate Change Concerns Into Its Newest Flavor

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Known for its punny titles and imaginative ingredients, ice-cream innovator Ben & Jerry’s has added a taste of politics to its newest flavor, Save Our Swirled. 320 more words

Environment

Almost Friday Funny - Tesla is apparently recharging 'emissions free' electric cars with a diesel generator

Bishop Hill points us to this video of the Tesla Supercharging station at the Harris Ranch exit of Interstate 5 in California. He writes: “How can one resist posting a video of Tesla electric cars being recharged (so it is claimed) using a diesel generator? 234 more words

Humor

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No comments are possible that make any sense of this!

Climate Activists: We Must Infect Children’s Minds With Climate Fears

‘Climate activists are targeting children through a new range of ‘cli-fi’ – climate fiction – novels which seek to highlight the dangers of global warming. 55 more words

Government

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President Obama arrives to attend fundraisers and receive the yearly hurricane preparedness briefing:US President Barack Obama walks off Air Force One at Miami International Airport in Miami on May 27, 2015 as he arrives to attend fundraisers and receive the yearly hurricane preparedness briefing.   AFP PHOTO/NICHOLAS KAMM        (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

US President Barack Obama walks off Air Force One at Miami International Airport in Miami on May 27, 2015 as he arrives to attend fundraisers and receive the yearly hurricane preparedness briefing. AFP PHOTO/NICHOLAS KAMM (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images) MIAMI (CBSMiami/AP) —  In his second day in South Florida, President Barack Obama will be using his annual hurricane briefing to warn about climate changes and its effect on hurricanes. Obama is getting the briefing on the hurricane season during a visit Thursday to the National Hurricane Center in Miami. Government weather forecasters on Wednesday predicted six to 11 storms this season, with three to six of them developing into hurricanes. The season starts next week. Obama will talk about what the federal government and local communities are doing to prepare for climate change. CLICK HERE FOR THE CBS4 HURRICANE GUIDE CLICK HERE FOR CBSMIAMI’s HURRICANE PREPS CLICK HERE FOR CBSMIAMI’s HURRICANE NEWS  He was speaking at the Hay Festival alongside ‘cli-fi’ authors George Marshall and Saci Lloyd.’  May 28, 2015 by bjjangles «

Science fraud

Steven Hayward has a good article on the difficulties of detecting and policing scientific fraud. 91 more words

Junk Scientists

Centinel2012 reblogged this on Centinel2012 and commented:

Hey it sounds just like the dog eat my homework excuse!