"This is the most philosophically perplexing Groundhog Day ever," noted CNBC's John Carney.
Schwarzenegger delivered a lively keynote address at a session on regional work for sustainability where, as expected, he had the audience eating out of his hands. "I thought I was popular but when Dr Pachauri ( TERI chief, RK Pachauri) visited California, he was surrounded by people who wanted his autograph, wanting to be photographed with him. I felt invisible. It doesn't happen very often," he said. The audience, predictably, was in splits.
A challenge for you. Tell us how you teach your children about climate change without freaking them out, and "without freaking yourself out".
Hayhoe told Texas Climate News she has received dozens of angry emails following Limbaugh's denunciation, especially after the conservative blogger Mark Morano reportedly published her e-mail address on his Web site.
This staggeringly selfish behavior embodies the purest example of what any fair minded person would call unethical. Evil, even.
"NEWS FLASH: Groundhog Day cancelled! Phil says he's pretty sure spring *already* arrived in western PA, preempting tomorrow's event," joked climate scientist Michael Mann in a Twitter post yesterday.
The death toll rose to 160 Thursday as countries from Italy to Ukraine struggled to cope with temperatures that plunged to record lows in some places.
Poland, Ukraine, Romania, Bulgaria, Latvia, Lithuania, Italy, Austria, Serbia, Bosnia, Czech Republic, Greece and Slovakia have all suffered cold-related casualties.