UW professor traps polar bears, studies climate change
“They end up swimming a lot because the ice isn’t good anymore,” she said. “Storms break up the ice and little cubs can get crushed.”2013 Will Be The Worst Year For Warmists Since Records Began « Tory Aardvark
2012 was an unprecedented year of disaster and defeat for the Greens and warming alarmists, it was a year that on the face of it offered much hope to the watermelons, in June there was going to the Rio+20 Earth Summit, COP18 in Doha was going to build on the progress of COP17 and the Durban Platform and the European Union was going to single-handedly enforce a flying tax on the world.Cash for Clunkers program drove right into a brick wall of waste | Grist
Instead it all went to hell in solar powered hand cart, as Green defeat followed Green defeat.
Billed as stimulus both for automakers and the environment, the Car Allowance Rebates System, better known as Cash for Clunkers, turned out to be clunker itself. Besides fueling more unsustainable new-car-buying consumerism, the program also destroyed thousands of older, functional vehicles — vehicles that, according to the Automotive Recyclers Association (ARA), were almost 100 percent recyclable. Through Cash for Clunkers, about 690,000 vehicles had their engines destroyed and many were sent to junkyards, bypassing recycling companies altogether.