Global warming (page 36)

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    Let’s hope he proves more capable than another N.C. State grad in a high-profile international role

    The News & Observer offers an interesting profile of new Libyan prime minister — and N.C. State engineering alumnus — Abdurrahim el-Keib. We can only hope that he’ll compile a better record than fellow Wolfpack engineering grad Rajendra Pachauri, chief global warming alarmist for the United…
    Mitch Kokai, November 3, 2011
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    This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    Will Gov. Beverly Perdue face any long-term consequences for her unusual comments about suspending congressional elections? Rick Henderson assesses Perdue’s predicament during the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio. You’ll hear highlights from Florida Sen. Marco Rubio’s first major foreign policy address, delivered at Wingate University for the…
    Mitch Kokai, October 14, 2011
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    Still crazy after all these years

    In recent days, you might have wondered: What’s the next 9/11? Al Gore has an idea, according to Newsweek. All told, Hurricane Irene killed 43 people in the United States, and estimates of the damage range up to $20 billion.
    Mitch Kokai, September 13, 2011
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    This weekend on Carolina Journal Radio

    Some left-leaning groups have touted in recent weeks a study suggesting that higher tax rates have little to no impact on people’s decisions to stay or leave a particular state. Fergus Hodgson explains why they’re wrong in the next edition of Carolina Journal Radio. Roy Cordato offers us…
    Mitch Kokai, August 26, 2011
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    ‘Adapting to a changing world’

    The latest TIME offers an interesting feature linked to the climate change debate. While wedded to the alarmist line, Sean Gregory’s article offers a rarity for mainstream media coverage of climate-related issues: positive news. In late July, Jock Wishart, a 55-year-old professional adventurer from Scotland who…
    Mitch Kokai, August 23, 2011
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    Re: This debate is a must watch

    Roy, after watching the debate you cited, people can revisit the February 2009 debate in Hickory between John Christy and William Schlesinger. Find the entire 1:15:15 video clip here or click the YouTube clip below to watch the first segment of an eight-part series uploaded at that site.
    Mitch Kokai, July 28, 2011
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    Cato expert discusses the ‘climate coup’ that has overtaken the federal government

    Global warming alarmism does more damage than you might expect, invading much of our federal government’s policy and affecting all of our lives. Patrick Michaels, senior fellow at the Cato Institute, makes that argument in the new book Climate Coup. He discussed key themes from that book during a presentation…
    Mitch Kokai, July 18, 2011
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    Calculating Your Carbon Footprint…Beneficial or Intrusive?

    Yesterday, hundreds from around the state gathered at the Success Without Excess water symposium to learn more about the future of water and water policy in North Carolina. While the theme of the conference was on water, one of the more entertaining segments was by Dr. Travis Gannon and his…
    Kristin Szafranski, July 15, 2011