Michael Mann: Climate “Deniers” are Exploiting the Lifestyle Change Movement

Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to veteran climate conspiracy theorist Michael Mann, climate “deniers” are deflecting attention from large scale societal reform by deceiving people into focusing on climate friendly lifestyle changes. Climate change deniers’ new battle front attacked‘Pernicious’ campaign is unfair on well-meaning people who want to help – expert Robin McKieScience editorSun…

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Fossil Fool Divestment Fail: BlackRock Edition

Guest Ron White impression by David Middleton “You can’t fix stupid”… Activists call on BlackRock to divest from fossil fuels Alejandra O’Connell-Domenech 5 days ago Protesters also called for the company to invest its money into clean energy. Climate change activists blocked the entrance to BlackRock’s midtown headquarters early Tuesday morning during a protest of…

Grieving environmental scientists need support

From AAAS Timothy A. C. Gordon1,*, Andrew N. Radford2, Stephen D. Simpson1 See all authors and affiliations Science 11 Oct 2019: Vol. 366, Issue 6462, pp. 193 DOI: 10.1126/science.aaz2422 ILLUSTRATION: ROBERT NEUBECKER Rates of environmental destruction are greater today than at any previous point in human history (1). This loss of valued species, ecosystems, and…

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Extinction Rebellion: Metro Climate Protest Attackers were Stressed by Ecological Collapse

Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to Extinction Rebellion’s official website, the angry commuters who attacked the protestors holding up their train reacted violently to the protest because they are stressed by climate change. Today’s tube action: how it happenedOctober 17, 2019 by Extinction Rebellion This morning, members of Extinction Rebellion climbed onto trains at…

How to Glue Yourself to a Plane, According to Science

From Popular Mechanics A protester did it. We can do it better. By Andrew Daniels Oct 11, 2019 Popular Mechanics HQ was predictably spellbound yesterday when news reports trickled out concerning a protester who glued himself to the top of a British Airways plane at London City Airport. On top of that, the protester, identified…