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CO2 warming effects felt just a decade after being emitted
Rohde/Wikimedia Commons It takes just 10 years for a single emission of carbon dioxide (CO2) to have its maximum warming effects on the ... concurrently with the change in temperature. However, some o... read more
GMOs, Journalism, and False Balance
I replied that GMO coverage in the media today is where climate change reporting was from the ... Notice that the two opposing sides are 1) consumer groups versus 2) industry (e.g., Monsanto). And tha... read more
Steroids: The skinny on getting big from an expert and a former user
"They all activate specific receptor sites and as a result of activating them, it causes a particular change," Dr Daniel Hackett, lecturer in Exercise and Sports Science at the University of Sydney, e... read more
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Arctic Explorer Rebuts ‘Warming Island’ Critique
The irony in all of this is that I do not subscribe to the theories of climate change when presented in a doctrinaire ... The New York Times article in question stated that the Ward Hunt Ice Shelf was ... read more
Two degrees climate change target 'utterly inadequate', commentary says
The discussions were part of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) 'structured expert dialogue' in December 2014 ... utterly inadequate given the already observed impacts ... read more
Global Warming Likely to Be 30 to 45 Percent Lower Than Climate Models Project
The current assessment of the United Nations' Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) states that ECS is likely to be in the range of 1.5°C to 4.5°C, extremely unlikely to be less than 1°C, a... read more
Liberals Turn a Blind Eye to Crazy Talk on GMOs
Bad as that choice was ... Still, when dicey coverage of climate science occurs somewhere in mainstream media, we can pretty much bank on liberal watchdogs such as Media Matters, to be all over it. Pl... read more
Weighing The Week Ahead: The Start Of Something Big?
Long-term investors can shop from many companies ... As he does each week, Doug Short's recap explains the story, and his great weekly snapshot lets you see it at a glance. With the ever-increasing im... read more
Are We Stuck With ‘Blah, Blah, Blah, … Bang’?
Until a majority of us feel personally threatened by specific and significant negative impacts of climate change ... reason can ever dominate deeper human traits, including tribalism and what might be ... read more
Revealed: the child victims of pesticide poisoning in India
Endosulfan is the pesticide of choice for farmers in rural India trying to control insects threatening cashew nut and other crops - but the chemical can have devastating health impacts A panorama ... ... read more
Global Warming Less Likely to Be Catastrophic, Says New Nature Study
In doing so, they found that the climate ... explains, "Their analysis revealed that only climate models that produce relatively small values of ECS match the variability seen in the historical temper... read more
Can CRISPR Feed the World?
In addition, globalization has meant that diseases can spread faster and farther, and the warmer temperatures from climate change can attract pests ... they trigger a cascade of effects to fight off t... read more