Group of orange fungi photographed at the King's Landing Historical Settlement in Prince William, New Brunswick, Canada.

Laundry Warriors Seeking the Perfect Climate Mushroom

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Worried about all the strange biological additives in your laundry liquid? Its about to get a lot weirder. Fighting Climate Change, One Laundry Load at a Time Experts in the study of fungi are playing a bigger role in improving laundry detergents and, by extension, leading efforts to cut energy…

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Almost half of the contiguous USA still covered in snow

From NOAA’s National Operational Hydrologic Remote Sensing Center comes this snow map today showing that nearly half of the mainland is covered by snow accompanying the Arctic Cold Blast leading into the new year. While we start 2018 down slightly from the peak last week, it’s still a large area of snow cover. On December 25, 2017 the…

2017: Year of the Climate Movie Flop

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Washington Times reporter Christian Toto points out the remarkable failure of a whole series of Hollywood climate disaster movies – and the cognitive dissonance of producers and critics who keep pushing out movies nobody wants to watch. Hollywood tries to save the Earth, but moviegoers aren’t buying eco-messages anymore Christian…