FOI Emails Reveal Obama’s Paris Climate Scheme

Date: 07/26/17 Christopher C. Horner, The Washington Times Emails show ‘disturbing contempt’ for the Senate’s treaty role The New York Times on Aug. 24, 2014, broke a major news story: “Obama pushing Climate Accord in Lieu of Treaty.” It’s a clumsy headline — no one dared claim the Kyoto Protocol was anything other than a…

Who are the GOP warmists?

July 17, 2017 By David Archibald They are the worshipers of a lesser god, global warming.  Foreign Policy, the propaganda arm of the Brookings Institution, reports that a number of Republican congressmen helped defeat an amendment to the 2018 defense funding bill proposed by Scott Perry of Pennsylvania.  Perry’s amendment would have removed an amendment…

Claim: Climate Threatens the Himalayan “Viagra Fungus”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall What could be worse than a climate threat to an endangered aphrodisiac fungus? Climate threatens ‘Himalayan Viagra’ fungus, and a way of life Published on 26/07/2017, 3:17am A valuable fungus reputed to be an aphrodisiac has been disappearing from the mountains of Nepal, taking with it a valuable source of…

Science Gone Stupid: Public Interest in Biodiversity Edition

Guest post by David Middleton DAILY SCIENCE Is interest in biodiversity declining? by Brandon Keim | Jul 26, 2017 Google Trends, the data-scouring tool that lets people explore historical trends in search terms, is not a perfect window into cultural consciousness. Data is too cloudy for that. It is, however, an useful spotlight, good for glimpsing patterns and…

Screenshot of a burning mosquito, from a TED talk about how to shoot mosquitoes out of the air with a laser.

Enemies of humanity

Mosquitoes and uncaring environmental activists perpetuate poverty, disease and death Steven Lyazi After being infected again with malaria last July, I spent almost a month in a Kampala hospital. Paying for my treatment was extremely difficult, as it is for most Ugandan and African families. I was lucky I could scrape the money together. Many…