The Climate Institute to Close

Guest essay by Eric Worrall The Climate Institute, a previously well funded climate NGO promoting support for the Paris Agreement and other climate causes, has announced it will close due to lack of money, after a failed call for philanthropic donations to keep their doors open. Climate Institute to shut due to lack of philanthropic…

Science deniers in the wind industry

The human health consequences of manipulated measurements Guest essay by Helen Schwiesow Parker, PhD, LCP Like the tobacco industry before it, the wind industry has spent decades vehemently denying known harmful consequences associated with its product, while promoting its fraudulent feel-good image. Dismissing or denying the serious health impacts of industrial-scale wind turbines is wishful…

Ants can handle climate change just fine – even in Cleveland

From CASE WESTERN RESERVE UNIVERSITY Species appears to evolve quickly enough to endure city temperatures Study shows acorn ants rapidly adjust, suggesting the insects may be able to cope with other sources of warming, including climate change CLEVELAND–The speed at which a tiny ant evolves to cope to its warming city environment suggests that some species…