Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Of Stasis and Movements: Climate Legislation in the 111th Congress
The first section examines four key barriers that protected the policy status quo: partisan polarization, political geography, energy interests and the recession.  [Nothing about people using information from the Internet to learn that CO2 isn't actually causing runaway global warming?]
Paging future Sec. of State John Kerry! Study: Cold spells were dark times in Eastern Europe: 'Cooler periods coincided with conflicts and disease outbreaks' | Climate Depot
Published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences': 'Some of Eastern Europe's greatest wars and plagues over the last millennium coincided with cold periods' -- 'The Black Death in the mid-14th century, the Thirty Years' War in the early 17th century, the French invasion of Russia in the early 19th century and other social upheavals occurred during cold spells. The team suggests food shortages could explain the timing of some of these events'
CIA shuts doors on global warming center
The CIA recently shut down its global warming center. Kevin Mooney of the group, Americans for Limited Government, says that it’s about time, and likens this initiative to the Pink Panther
Twitter / RogerPielkeJr: How does a draft of the most ...
How does a draft of the most authoritative US climate assessment get floods 100% wrong, contrary to IPCC and sci lt?

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