Written by Nick Loris - The Foundry at The Heritage Foundation
First, hackers leaked e-mails and other documents from some of the world's leading climate scientists detailing how they refused to share data, plotted to keep dissenting scientists from getting published in leading journals and discarded original data.
Written by Claude Cartaginese - NewsRealBlog.com
The United Nations (UN), once again, has egg on its face.
In 1999, a little known Indian scientist named Syed Hasnain engaged in "speculations" about the melting of the world's glaciers. He wrote a piece in a popular Indian magazine where he described his musings on the possible effects of global ...
Written by Frederick Meekins
For decades, American motorists have been subjected to propaganda insisting that they either need to drive less or give up safe, comfortable automobiles in favor of what amount to motorized coffins in order to preserve natural resources and environmental quality. Now that this policy goal is pretty ...
Written by Dr. Tim Ball
My badge of honor is an attack by Phil Jones, disgraced and displaced Director of the Climatic Research Unit (CRU) whose leaked emails showed how they falsified climate science. On May 22, 2009 Jones wrote to Mann, "Our web server has found this piece of garbage - so wrong it is unbelievable that ...
Written by SEPP.org
"If you thought that science was certain - well, that is just an error on your part." Richard Feynman
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Written by Carl Teichrib - ScienceAndPublicPolicy.org
This past summer the United States introduced its "cash for clunkers" program in an attempt to rejuvenate the failing auto sector. Originally slated to cost US taxpayers $1 billion, the program soon ballooned to $3 billion in payouts and administrative costs. The idea was simple; bring in your ...
Written by James Raider - PacificGatePost.com
The Nantucket Massachusetts Cape Wind plans to build the first U.S. offshore wind park are blowing some toxic waste to the surface of the broad zeal to create "green" industries. These toxins are not of the materially harmful kind, but consist of all the pretentions at the core of too much human ...
Written by Tom Fitton
It has not been a good month for the global warming crowd.
A few weeks ago, I told you about the "Climategate" scandal, where thousands of emails and documents, hacked from a prominent climate research center, painted global warming scientists in a most unfavorable light. The emails provided hard ...
Written by Karen Roche
Americans have been bemoaning U.S. dependence on foreign oil for decades and a domestic alternative still seems a distant dream. Meanwhile, the world has changed. On one hand, that dependency now stretches across a broadening spectrum of raw materials, from molybdenum and tungsten ...