Claim: Dengue Spreading in South America Because Climate Change

Guest essay by Eric Worrall “The New Humanitarian” claims global warming has caused deadly rise in Dengue Fever cases in South America; but they admit mosquito spraying programme cutbacks might have played a role. 27 April 2020  Is global warming driving the spread of dengue across Latin America? In 1970, the tropical disease was only…

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Saturday was Earth Hour

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Social distancing greens worried about whether they should switch off Cable TV or their Internet devices for an hour. Climate Change: Switch Off Or Save? Protecting The Planet Post Earth Hour Mike Hughes This Saturday it is Earth Hour. The World Wildlife Fund’s annual campaign that asks people to ‘switch off’ for…

Sad Climate Scientists: “I see a group of people sitting in a boat … floating right into a … waterfall”

Guest essay by Eric Worrall These poor climate scientists are sacrificing everything in their passion to save the world, but nobody cares. ‘I’m profoundly sad, I feel guilty’: scientists reveal personal fears about the climate crisis Feelings of powerlessness and despair for the future are evident in letters written for a six-year ‘passion project’  Graham…

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Claim: A 2017 Ice Locked Arctic Research Vessel was Evidence Scientists are Unprepared for Global Warming

Guest essay by Eric Worrall According to researchers Lauren Rickards and James E. M. Watson, scientific researchers are woefully unprepared for the climatic conditions they themselves have predicted. Science Is Already Being Disrupted by Climate Change, And We’re Woefully Unprepared  CARLY CASSELLA 1 MAR 2020  The climate crisis poses an escalating threat to scientists everywhere and…