Claim: Countries which favour Nuclear Power are Not Making Enough Effort to Install Renewables

Guest essay by Eric Worrall University of Sussex and Vienna School of International Studies are concerned that countries with policies which favour nuclear power aren’t making enough effort to reduce…

Uh, oh – House science committee to draw a line in the sand tomorrow for #RICO20 and #ExxonKnew

Hearing: Affirming Congress’ Constitutional Oversight Responsibilities WASHINGTON – Wednesday, September 14, at 10 a.m. EST, the Committee on Science, Space, and Technology will hold a hearing titled Affirming Congress’ Constitutional…

Study: plants do better during drought thanks to increased CO2 levels

From the UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA – IRVINE Climate change has less impact on drought than previously expected Plants retain more moisture in high carbon dioxide conditions, keeping water on land Irvine,…

Climate Craziness of the Week: "Climate Anxiety Counseling" enters the lexicon with a 'practitioner'

From the truth is stranger than fiction department comes this …this… I don’t know how to describe it. Words fail me. h/t to Mhehed Zherting on Twitter From her website: Climate…

Climate Change worriers attempt to formally create new Epoch: the Anthropocene

From the fear and self-loathing in Capetown department, Josh had this take on it awhile back. Phys.org reports: The Anthropocene, or “new age of man,” would start from the mid-20th…

Surprise: humans had positive effect on rainforest environment

From the UNIVERSITY OF WATERLOO: People enhanced the environment, not degraded it, over past 13,000 years Human occupation is usually associated with deteriorated landscapes, but new research shows that 13,000 years…

Earth's Surface Gaining Coastal Land Area, Despite Sea Level Rise

Guest post by David Middleton Earth’s surface gained 115,000 km2 of water and 173,000 km2 of land over the past 30 years, including 20,135 km2 of water and 33,700 km2…