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News about Climate Change and our Planet

Month: August 2020

Canada’s last intact ice shelf collapses due to hot summer, global warming, scientists say – Chicago Tribune

Canada used to have a large continuous ice shelf across the northern coast of Ellesmere Island in the Canadian territory of Nunavut, but it has been breaking apart over the last decades because of man-made global warming, White said. By…

China’s Geopolitical Priorities Become Clear: Oil, Not Wind

China’s offshore wind installations for 2019 and its plans for the end of the decade are catching headlines. Less well reported, in the United Kingdom at least, is the vastly more significant evidence that China is acting firmly to reduce…

The Australian Press Council Is A Hive Of Climate Zealots

As a result of an activist campaign, the Australian Press Council took exception to my article in TheAustralian on November 22, 2019. They claimed that my statement that there “are no carbon emissions. If there were, we could not see…

Moon and Mars late evening to dawn August 7 to 9

Mars is now bright and fiery red, rising to a peak in brightness for this 2-year period in October 2020. Catch it near the waning moon – late night to dawn – on August 7, 8 and 9, 2020.

Mars big as the moon on August 27?

We can’t believe it. One of the most popular articles at EarthSky this week is the one asking, will Mars be as big as the moon on August 27? Short answer … no. This hoax has been circulating since 2003.

I’m a Conservative Christian Environmentalist. No, That’s Not an Oxymoron.

It’s been a long time coming, but some Republicans seem to have finally gotten serious about climate change. In June, a handful of senators rolled out a bipartisan climate change bill. It is co-sponsored by Debbie Stabenow, Democrat of Michigan,…

Are Republicans Getting Serious About Climate Change?

It’s been a long time coming, but some Republicans seem to have finally gotten serious about climate change. In June, a handful of senators rolled out a bipartisan climate change bill. It is co-sponsored by Debbie Stabenow, Democrat of Michigan,…

COVID-19 shutdown will not save planet from global warming – Sydney Morning Herald

Using those estimates the authors were able to project what impact national policies would have on emissions and global warming. They found the short term cooling effect would end by 2025, leaving a longer term slight cooling of 0.01 degree…