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Hubble celebrates 30th anniversary with gorgeous 2020 calendar

On May 20, 1990, officials at NASA instructed the Hubble Space Telescope to open its lens for the first time and gaze upon the light of the cosmos. The black-and-white image it captured, a revelation in detail compared to ground-based…

Climate change: The devastation of Australia’s ocean – The Independent

Even before the ocean caught a fever and reached temperatures no one had ever seen, Australia’s ancient giant kelp was cooked. Rodney Dillon noticed it the day he squeezed into a wet suit several years ago and dove into Trumpeter…

Greta Thunberg: A Living Example Of The Left’s Beliefs

It is not easy to understand what the left — as opposed to liberals — stands for. If you ask a Christian what to read to learn the basics of Christianity, you will be told the Bible. If you ask…

Planetary arson and amplifying feedbacks: No alternative to CO2 drawdown

by Andrew Glikson Earth and climate scientist Australian National University No one knows how to impose 1.5 or 2.0 degrees Celsius limits on the mean global temperature, unless drawdown/carbon sequestration of atmospheric CO₂ is attempted, nor are drawdown methods normally…

Paris Discord: China Will Account For 50% Of All CO2 Emissions By 2030

Today, 30% of the globe’s CO2 emissions come from China. In 10 years, China’s emissions alone will match the rest of the world’s emissions combined. China continues to build hundreds of coal plants today. So why are the rest of…

Climate change legislation, media coverage drives oil companies’ ad spending, study finds

(Brown University) An analysis led by an Institute at Brown for Environment and Society visiting professor found that oil companies ramp up advertising campaigns when they face negative media coverage or new regulations.

How to recycle your Christmas lights

It doesn’t feel right to put Christmas lights in a trash can. Maybe they’ve stopped working, or maybe you’re replacing incandescent lights with safer, more energy-efficient LEDs. In any case, after brightening so many holiday seasons over the years, it…