Friday, December 07, 2012

Michael Mann Weighs in on the Climate Change Debate - Climate Change -
[13-minute video]'s Evan Myers interviewed the Penn State climate scientist about his views on human-induced global warming, as well as his degree of certainty on his research.
BNP leader Nick Griffin enjoying all-expenses paid to climate change conference despite denying global warming exists - Mirror Online
He tweeted that the conference was “a surreal mix of exciting new technologies and lunatic tax-gobbling leftist hysteria”.
Windmills for Africa... a policy to die for | Mail Online
You can always tell when politicians run out of rational arguments. They start issuing death threats. If we don’t do exactly what they say, we’re all going to DIE!
RIP, climate change litigation?
after years of litigation, moral victories are just about all that global warming plaintiffs have been able to muster in court.

Last week, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals cut off one the last pending cases in what plaintiffs' lawyers once considered a promising new practice area, denying a request to rehear en banc an appellate panel's dismissal of a lawsuit filed by an Eskimo village in Alaska. The village, known as Kivalina, had been seeking money damages from the world's largest energy producers, including ExxonMobil Corporation, Chevron Corporation and ConocoPhillips Company.
Was Genghis Khan's Eurasian conquest aided by climate change? | DVICE
What exactly are conditions favorable for Eurasian conquest in the 13th century? The answer, as surmised by researchers from West Virginia University and Colombia University, 'is warm and wet.'

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