Automakers Demand President Trump Cooperate with Californian Climate Rules

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Carmakers have urged the White House to cooperate with California over US vehicle emissions standards. ‘Climate Change Is Real,’ Carmakers Tell White House in Letter By Ryan Beene 22 May 2018, 07:37 GMT+10 Automakers urged the White House to cooperate with California officials in a coming rewrite of vehicle efficiency…

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WINNING: Trump removes global warming from Obama-era executive order

BY TIMOTHY CAMA President Trump late Thursday replaced an executive order signed by former President Obama that sought to reduce federal agencies’ energy use and greenhouse gas emissions. The revocation came as part of a late-night executive order that instructs agencies to set their own goals for efficiency and “prioritize actions that reduce waste, cut costs, enhance the resilience…

Now's the Time to Restore Integrity to EPA Regulatory Science

Guest essay by E. Calvin Beisner For decades the federal Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has gotten away with creating regulations that lack sound scientific basis, costing Americans hundreds of billions of dollars without solid evidence that those costs were justified. It’s done this in two ways. Sometimes it’s simply thrown out scientific results and regulated to…

Claim: climatic temperature increases cause antibiotic resistance

From BOSTON CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL and the “UHI, what’s that?” department Scientists find link between increases in local temperature and antibiotic resistance Boston, MA (May 21, 2018) – Bacteria have long been thought to develop antibiotic resistance largely due to repeated exposure through over-prescribing. But could much bigger environmental pressures be at play? Seeking to better understand…