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Biologist to Trump: “Kill Yourself Immediately”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Yahoo reports on another outbreak of green peace and love, this time from Arizona Professor John Wiens. ‘Kill yourself immediately’: Biologist takes aim at climate change denier Donald Trump An evolutionary biologist who says all animal life could be wiped out in as little as 50 years has instructed Donald…

Strolling reindeer (Rangifer tarandus) in the Kebnekaise valley, Lappland, Sweden.

Claim: Climate is killing off the Reindeer

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Professor Bruce Forbes has speculated that increasing frequency of rain in the Arctic, which freezes to hard ice, is starving the reindeer by preventing them from breaking through to their frozen fodder. 80,000 reindeer have starved to death as Arctic sea ice retreats By Andy Coghlan It’s not just polar…

The Thinker by Rodin, original photo by Andrew Horne, modified, public domain source Wikimedia https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:The_Thinker,_Rodin.jpg

Climate Scientists Predict the Imminent End of the World

Guest essay by Eric Worrall A study published in AAAS “Science Advances” has attempted to resurrect discredited claims of a dangerously high climate sensitivity, by suggesting that climate sensitivity increases as the world warms. Climate change may be escalating so fast it could be ‘game over’, scientists warn New research suggests the Earth’s climate could…

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Lord Stern puts up the Price of Climate Action

Lord Stern, author of the Stern Review, chairman of the CCCEP, which a week ago was accused of committing £9 million research funding fraud, has now claimed that a lot more money than he previously estimated will be required to address climate change. Nicholas Stern: cost of global warming ‘is worse than I feared’ Ten…