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Report States Antartic Ice Shelf Not Expected to Survive

Report States Antartic Ice Shelf Not Expected to Survive

Wilkins Back in the News
By Joseph D’Aleo, CCM, Fellow, AMS
ICECAP
In another in an endless series of half the story articles, Livescience staffreported on the further fracturing of the Wilkins Ice sheet. "A vast shelf of ice in Antarctica is hanging on to the continent by a thread and is not ...

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Rising Oil Prices Affect Militaries

Rising Oil Prices Affect Militaries


by James Carafano
The Heritage Foundation 
How far would you go to save money at the gas pump? Would you calculate the precise amount of fuel required for the daily commute? Would you remove the air conditioning system, extra seats and other unnecessary weight from your car that lowers MPG? If ...

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C02, A Breath of Fresh Air

C02, A Breath of Fresh Air
July 10, 2008
by – by Stephen Wilde
C02Skeptics 
“But we must have power, power to order all things as we will, for that good which only the Wise can see.” The power-corrupted Saruman of Many Colours declaiming in J. R. R. Tolkien’s masterpiece, The Fellowship of the Ring (1954, p. 272)

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Global South Vetoes Carbon Control

July 10, 2008
by Vinod K. Dar, Managing Director, Dar&Company
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 The Global South is, of course, neither global nor south   but the name given to the poor and developing nations south of the U.S, Europe ...

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Scientific Evidence Shows Secondhand Smoke Is No Danger

July 8, 2008

by Jerome Arnett, Jr., M.D.
Exposure to secondhand smoke (SHS) is an unpleasant experience for many nonsmokers, and for decades was considered a nuisance. But the idea that it might actually cause disease in nonsmokers has been around only since the 1970s.

Recent surveys show more ...

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G8 Agrees to Cut Carbon Emissions by Half

G8 Agrees to Cut Carbon Emissions by Half

July 8, 2008
By Kurt Achin
Rusutsu, Japan
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Leaders of the world's advanced economies have committed to a long-term goal of slashing their emissions of carbon blamed for global warming.  Officials say the plan is a first step toward building consensus but activist groups and at least one ...

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Going Down: Death Rates Due to Extreme Weather Events

Going Down: Death Rates Due to Extreme Weather Events

July 5, 2008
Anthony Watts

During our discussion of the preposterous news story from Pravda, claiming this headline: "Earth begins to kill people for changing its climate" a scientist dropped in to provide us some insight into his latest paper. It was highly relevant at the time since one of ...

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World Entering a Danger Zone as Food Prices Soar-Biofuels to Blame


July 5, 2008

After reading reports and news from the World Bank and AFP news, it appears that Biofuels have fueled the skyrocketing costs of food world-wide.  Biofuels along with other factors have created a man-made catastrophe in the near future unless quick action is taken. Here follows the World ...

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Where is The Evidence Man-Made Co2 Causes Climate Change?

Where is The Evidence Man-Made Co2 Causes Climate Change?

July 4, 2008
There is no evidence man-made CO2 causes climate change
Dr Kelvin Kemm
from Engineering News Online
During 2008, have we seen many stories in the newspapers about 2007 being particularly warm as a result of global warming? During 2006, the doomsters were predicting that 2007 would be ...

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