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Don’t miss young moon and Venus after sunset (Neptune’s there, too)

After sunset on January 26, 27 and 28, 2020, watch for the young moon and planet Venus in the west at dusk and nightfall. Use the lit side of the moon to locate Mercury, the innermost planet. If you have a telescope, use Venus to locate the Neptune, the farthest planet.

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Scott Morrison’s intransigence on climate change makes it harder for future governments to undo his damage | Greg Jericho

We are quickly running out of time to act on climate change because governments across the world, led by our own intransigent, denying government are failing to focus on cutting emissions. The biggest problem with the prime minister’s shift towards…

These Are the Causes of Global Warming – Green Matters

With 2019 going on record as the second-hottest year to date, global warming continues to be a real threat to our environment, livelihood, and the world as we know it. Six of the hottest years so far in recorded history…

The Latest Fake Meat Atrocity: Pork

As some pundit (whose name escapes me) once noted, “Environmentalists make good movie villains because they want to make your real-life worse.” In recent years, we’ve seen this with cinematic characters like Thanos and whatever the bad guy’s name was…

Don’t Blame King Coal For Australia’s Inferno

The report below is from The Telegraph, which goes on to tell how everyone from the Church of England to Norway’s government pension fund (funded by big oil, naturally) is busy divesting from coal miners. The message is unmistakable: Australians must…

As Fires Rage, Australia Sees Its Leader as Missing in Action – The New York Times

HASTINGS, Australia — The posters have popped up on streets around Australia, showing the prime minister looking very tropical: floral wreath on his head, ocean-blue shirt open at the collar. “MISSING,” they blared. “Your country is on fire.” The immediate…

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Greta Thunberg’s Climate Doom Fears Are Empirically Baseless

(h/t Mark S.) At a recent United Nations summit, 16-year-old activist Greta Thunberg claimed that the Earth is on the brink of destruction and that older generations are betraying younger ones by not doing enough to stop climate change. The…

Greta Thunberg’s Climate Doom Fears Are Empirically Baseless

(h/t Mark S.) At a recent United Nations summit, 16-year-old activist Greta Thunberg claimed that the Earth is on the brink of destruction and that older generations are betraying younger ones by not doing enough to stop climate change. The…