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  • Obama: 'The Planet Will Boil Over' If Africans Are Allowed Cars and Air-Conditioning

    07/01/2013 2:20:31 PM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 300 replies
    Obama: Planet Will ‘Boil Over' If Africans Are Allowed Cars and Air-Conditioning July 1, 2013 - 4:22 PM By Ryan Kierman (CNSNews.com) – President Barack Obama said at a town hall event in Johannesburg, South Africa, on Saturday that unless we find new way of producing energy "the planet will boil over" if people in Africa are allowed to attain air conditioning, automobiles and big houses. “Ultimately, if you think about all the youth that everybody has mentioned here in Africa, if everybody is raising living standards to the point where everybody has got a car and everybody has got...
  • The Great Global Warming Swindle

    11/09/2008 11:59:45 PM PST · by Nipfan · 15 replies · 211+ views
    Front Page Magazine ^ | November 4, 2008 | Jamie Glazov
    Frontpage Interview’s guest today is Martin Durkin, the producer of the documentary The Great Global Warming Swindle.
  • Observed Climate Change in Florida

    11/06/2008 5:41:49 PM PST · by I got the rope · 16 replies · 926+ views
    Science and Public Policy Institute ^ | 4 Nov 08 | Robert Ferguson
    Observed Climate Change and the Negligible Global Effect of Greenhouse-gas Emission Limits in the State of Florida Background and Summary In October 2008, the Governor’s Action Team on Energy and Climate Change released a draft version of its 14-month effort of developing an Action Plan aimed at reducing greenhouse gas emissions from Florida. The impetus behind the creation of the Action Team and the development of the Action Plan grew out of a summit on climate change (“Serve to Preserve: A Florida Summit on Global Climate Change”) hosted by Governor Crist in July of 2007. This event “gathered leaders of...
  • Oil Giant Accused of Funding Global Warming 'Disinformation'

    01/04/2007 2:41:00 AM PST · by Froufrou · 61 replies · 3,078+ views
    Cybercast News Service ^ | January 4, 2007 | Monisha Bansal
    Accusing ExxonMobil of funding a "disinformation campaign" against global warming, an environmental activist group said Wednesday the oil giant has been paying advocacy groups to create confusion about climate change. The corporation and two of the organizations targeted by the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) dismissed the allegation, variously calling it a smear, "junk," and motivated by a left-wing agenda. In a new report, the UCS charged that ExxonMobil "doesn't want you to know the facts about global warming" and that it "vehemently opposes any governmental regulation that would require significantly expanded investments in clean energy technologies or reductions in...
  • The Day After Tomorrow

    06/01/2004 10:52:08 AM PDT · by .cnI redruM · 53 replies · 342+ views
    NRO ^ | 1 June 2004 | Rich Lowry
    All summer movies want to create buzz, but rarely is the intended buzz "Support the McCain-Lieberman bill." The movie is "The Day After Tomorrow," the global-warming flick that aims to gin up support for the sort of greenhouse-emissions regulation sponsored by John McCain and Joe Lieberman. The premise of "The Day After Tomorrow" is as laughable as its dialogue. "I think we've hit a critical desalination point" passes for snappy repartee in the film, as global warming melts the polar ice caps. This disrupts the Gulf Stream, plunging North America into a new ice age. Tidal waves devastate New York...
  • Here Comes Tomorrow. Al Gore gets his science wrong.

    05/14/2004 7:22:47 AM PDT · by .cnI redruM · 36 replies · 211+ views
    NRO ^ | May 14, 2004, 9:22 a.m. | By Iain Murray
    The fatuous new special-effects extravaganza The Day After Tomorrow (which, judging from the plot summaries so far released might just as well have been called Love in a Cold Climate) seems to have spurred Al Gore to think he's Roger Ebert. Ignoring both the movie's offenses against the laws of physics and the fact that it will simply make Rupert Murdoch (owner of the distributor Twentieth Century Fox) richer, the former vice president has called on Americans to see the film. Al's reasoning is not that he's been bought by Murdoch (he's actually working with MoveOn.org, financed by another billionaire,...
  • Senate rejects bill to limit greenhouse-gas emissions.

    10/31/2003 6:11:22 AM PST · by .cnI redruM · 8 replies · 91+ views
    THE WASHINGTON TIMES ^ | 31 Oct 03 | By Stephen Dinan
    <p>The Senate rejected an attempt to limit greenhouse-gas emissions yesterday in the first vote Congress has ever taken on major climate-change legislation.</p> <p>The bill was sponsored by Sen. John McCain, Arizona Republican, and Sen. Joe Lieberman, Connecticut Democrat, and proposed cutting U.S. greenhouse-gas emissions to 2000 levels by the end of this decade.</p>
  • Does Carbon Dioxide Really Affect Temperatures?

    10/14/2003 11:28:23 AM PDT · by .cnI redruM · 20 replies · 1,365+ views
    American Outlook ^ | October 9, 2003 | by Dennis T. Avery
    The global warming theory says that an increase of carbon dioxide (CO2) in the atmosphere will trap more of the sun’s heat and “overcook” the planet. The global climate computer models are programmed to assess how much overcooking we’ll suffer. But, in the past, have changes in CO2 levels raised—or lowered—real-world temperatures? Recently, both the earth’s temperatures and the CO2 levels in the atmosphere have been rising. But the temperature increase could be just the earth’s recovery from the Little Ice Age, which lasted until about 1850. (Most of the recent warming occurred between 1880 and 1940) The fact that...