Wednesday, November 21, 2012

Talk of carbon tax a real concern
A prominent climate-change skeptic [Marc Morano] remains "very concerned" about the possibility of the U.S. having a carbon tax.
UN: World "actively moving in the wrong direction" on climate change - 21 Nov 2012 - News from BusinessGreen
"Not only have we not made progress, we are actively moving in the wrong direction," UNEP executive director Achim Steiner told reporters this morning. "The world, having broken the speed limit, is putting its foot down on the pedal, even though it knows there is a T-junction ahead."
Restoring Climate Safety To Greenland | Real Science
Greens long for the good old days, because they care about people.   [1947 article:  "In Greenland today the average man dies at 23 and the average woman at 28.  About 36 per cent of all deaths are from tuberculosis."]
Bering Sea Ice Increasing – Blew Away All Records This Year | Real Science
Climate experts tell us that Alaska is the canary in the coal mine.

Sea ice off western Alaska has been increasing, with four of the five iciest years occurring since 2007. This year shattered all records for ice area.
October Snow Extent Has Increased By 20% Since 1979 | Real Science
According to some in the Boulder snow and ice data community, time began in 1979. Since then, October snow extent has increased by 20%

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