Mark Zuckerberg

US Government Declines to Attend Zuckerberg’s Green PR Stunt

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg apparently had to visit Glacier National Park by himself last Sunday, after the US government reversed a decision to send a climate scientist to attend his presence. Exclusive: Trump administration pulled top climate expert from Mark Zuckerberg’s national park visit A climate change expert at the…

Daenerys Targaryen

Game of Thrones: Who is Michael Mann?

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Vanity Fair asked academics to name which Game of Thrones characters match the personality and roles of their climate heroes. Who Is the Jon Snow of Climate Change? Game of Thrones-loving climate experts explain how every major player has a real-world climate warrior counterpart. (Tyrion Lannister is Leonardo DiCaprio!) “There’s…

Science Gone Stupid

Guest post by David Middleton This is perhaps the dumbest article I’ve ever read… How to avoid the stigma of a retracted paper? Don’t call it a retraction By Martin Enserink Jun. 7, 2017 , 12:30 PM AMSTERDAM—In 2012 Richard Mann, a mathematician at the University of Leeds in the United Kingdom, received some very bad…

Michael Bloomberg

Bloomberg Offers to Pay for the UN Green Fund

Guest essay by Eric Worrall Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg is so upset that President Trump has cancelled payments to the UN Green Fund, he is sending his own money to the UN. Mike Bloomberg doubles down to ensure America will fulfill the Paris Agreement Today, Mike Bloomberg, the United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Envoy…