Global warming (page 33)

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    Substituting snark for substance

    Six years ago, when the John Locke Foundation hosted a Global Warming Tour in North Carolina to highlight some of the key facts associated with the climate debate, one of presenter Joel Schwartz’s ideas generated some snickers from the alarmist camp. Actually, it’s more accurate to say…
    Mitch Kokai, June 14, 2013
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    This week’s Carolina Journal Online Friday interview features Donna Martinez’s conversation with Roy Cordato about important climate change news that attracted little attention from mainstream media outlets. John Hood’s Daily Journal highlights more evidence of the link between state tax policy and economic growth.
    Mitch Kokai, May 24, 2013
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    Hayward details the climate alarmists’ woes

    Steven Hayward shares with Weekly Standard readers some inconvenient facts for those who spout alarmist lines in the climate science debate. After two decades of steady and substantial global temperature increase from 1980 to 1998, the pause in warming is causing a crisis for…
    Mitch Kokai, April 24, 2013
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    Bans on top of bans

    Did you happen to catch the news over the weekend that 140 countries have agreed to sign a UN mercury pollution reduction treaty? Mercury is legitimately nasty stuff, and mercury poisoning can cause all sorts of brain, sensory, and kidney problems.  You know the phrase “mad as…
    Julie Tisdale, January 23, 2013
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    What you haven’t heard about global warming

    Roy Cordato’s environment newsletter, out today, offers some useful information about the real state of global warming that you probably won’t read anywhere else.  The picture isn’t quite what the media would have you believe.  You need to see this!…
    Julie Tisdale, January 16, 2013
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    Climate alarmist vs. skeptic on the BBC — You decide

    Michael “Hockey stick” Mann and Marc Moran0 recently made a joint BBC appearance to discuss the global warming debate, climategate, and other related matters. Morano — the skeptic — has posted the entire transcript of the segment online. You can determine for yourself who…
    Mitch Kokai, December 5, 2012
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    Superstorm Sandy helps ramp up warming wackiness

    The latest National Review offers this blurb about the political impact of the recent storm that battered New York and New Jersey: The case for being worried about climate change, formerly known as global warming, begins with the unobjectionable and escalates to the absurd. The least plausible claim…
    Mitch Kokai, November 26, 2012
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    More Green Car Woes

    It’s not every day that I get to blog about something I read in Car and Driver, but there’s a great article today about A123, a major manufacturer of lithium-ion batteries for hybrid and electric vehicles.  They’ve filed for bankruptcy after 14 straight quarters of losses, and…
    Julie Tisdale, October 17, 2012