The Oreskes question: Is Blood thicker than Objective Reporting @NPR ?

Guest essay by Russell Cook If anyone had engaged in a one-word internet search of the name “Oreskes” prior to October 31st, 2017, the results would have largely been for Naomi Oreskes, famed ‘exposer of corporate-corrupted skeptic climate scientists,’ with a sprinkling of other references to National Public Radio Chief Editor Michael Oreskes. After October 31st,…

Claim at #COP23 – The 2°C limit is attainable

From COP23 and the EUROPEAN COMMISSION JOINT RESEARCH CENTRE JRC at COP23: A cleaner, greener planet is both possible and affordable Limiting global warming below the critical 2C level set out in the Paris Agreement is both feasible and consistent with economic growth – and the knock-on improvements to air quality could already cover the costs…