President Xi Jinping of China pledged on Tuesday that his country would adopt much stronger climate targets and achieve what he called “carbon neutrality before 2060.” If realized, the pledges would be crucial in the global fight against climate change….
Substantial CA Forest Management Changes Needed ESPECIALLY If You Think The Fires Are Caused by Climate Change
There is a debate raging between the usual suspects as to whether the larger fires in California are the inevitable result of manmade climate change or whether they are the result of poor forest management practices. For this post I…
Researchers have identified a potential drug candidate against enterovirus 71, a common cause of hand, foot and mouth disease in infants and young children. The compound of interest is a small molecule that binds to RNA, the virus’s genetic material, and changes its 3-D shape in a way that stops the virus from multiplying without harming its human host. It’s an antiviral strategy that could be used on other hard-to-treat diseases.
General Electric Co. has long powered the coal industry. But no more.
Facebook Inc. has suspended hundreds of accounts linked to environmental and Indigenous groups that were promoting a protest event against a natural gas pipeline.
The Trump administration’s pick to become NOAA’s new chief scientist is a meteorologist who frequently criticizes “climate alarmists,” according to media reports and a source with knowledge of the appointment.
If President Trump is able to replace the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, he may stymie climate action for generations to come.
With “defeat devices” once again in the news, thanks to yet another manufacturer failing to comply with the Clean Air Act, now seems as good a time as any to remind folks how the automotive industry is actively working to undermine the protections of the Clean Air Act and increase the use of defeat devices in passenger cars and trucks