The Battle of New Orleans: Climate-Change Edition

From The Patriot Post Joe Bastardi · Jul. 11, 2019 On Tuesday, Weatherbell.com started covering the threat of flooding in New Orleans, and it’s a very real threat. But a storm like Barry, assuming it makes landfall as far west as we think it will, would not contain the same kind of threat if not…

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Journalism’s Contribution to the Rise of Climate Alarm

Guest Opinion by H. Sterling Burnett As respect for journalists and their trustworthiness declines, mainstream media outlets, both print and television, are losing readers, subscribers, and viewers. By any measure, journalists aren’t trusted. In public opinion polls, the only professions consistently falling below journalists on their trustworthiness or ethical standards are politicians and used-car salespeople.…

Streaming online pornography produces as much CO2 as Belgium

From The NewScientist Technology 11 July 2019 The transmission and viewing of online videos generates 300 million tonnes of carbon dioxide a year, or nearly 1 per cent of global emissions. On-demand video services such as Netflix account for a third of this, with online pornographic videos generating another third. This means the watching of…