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Last 2 years running, The White House blamed extreme cold for the faltering economy

Guest essay by Eric Worrall President Obama’s economic advisors have just blamed the faltering performance of the US economy this year on cold winter weather – just like they did last year. According to Politico; Jason Furman, chairman of the president’s Council of Economic Advisers, recently told Congress the White House still “expects that the…


WHO Forecast Exaggerates Climate Deaths

New paper faults World Health Organisation’s wilful exaggeration   A new briefing paper from the Global Warming Policy Foundation examines the World Health Organisation’s recent report on climate change and finds that its estimates of future mortality from global warming are grossly exaggerated. The WHO report predicted that climate change would bring about 250,000 extra…

UHI and heat related mortality

From Arizona State University Study links urbanization and future heat-related mortality TEMPE, Ariz. – Phoenix stands at a parched crossroads. Global scale climate change is forecast to bring hotter summers and more extreme heat to the Valley, but regional urbanization also will impact temperatures experienced by residents.