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What Can We Really Learn from "Climategate"?

by: Heather on 11/24/2009
Posted in: Climate Change

The recent Climategate scandal broke nearly a week ago - the online release of hundreds of private emails and documents which were illegally accessed through a security breach of servers at the University of East Anglia's Climatic Research Unit. Reaction to the emails has been mixed. At one extreme, climate deniers assert that their very existence …

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Crush Global Warming - Hip Hop Style

by: Heather on 11/20/2009
Posted in: Climate Change

Fridays sometimes get a bit silly around here. So I knew it was Friday when EJ sent me this.

After I'd cleaned the tomato soup of my keyboard (you might want to set your coffee down before clicking the link by the way) I thought you might like to star in your own music video. I mean, why wouldn't you, with lyrics like:

Another girl I dated now …

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Population Growth and Climate Change

by: EJ on 10/05/2009
Posted in: Climate Change

This morning on my way to work, I caught the tail end of Anna Maria Tremonti's morning show on the CBC. She was hosting a debate between David Morley, the President and CEO of Save the Children Canada and Arthur Schafer, an ethics consultant for the Department of Paediatrics and Child Health at the Health Sciences Centre in Winnipeg. They were …

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I'm Speechless

by: EJ on 09/03/2009
Posted in: Climate Change

Just a little something to to rival the last YouTube video I posted from the US Chamber of Commerce. Not quite seasonal but Christmas is coming.

ACCCE (Astroturf) from the clean coal lobby group came up with this beauty last winter. It was pulled due to severe criticism.

What is the matter with clean coal, apart from cutsie Christmas carol …

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US Chamber of Commerce Demands Hearing on Climate Change Evidence

by: EJ on 08/31/2009
Posted in: Climate Change

The US Chamber of Commerce is calling for the Environmental Protection Agency to hold a public hearing to determine whether climate change represents a threat to human health. They are disputing the science behind the EPA's declaration in April of this year that "greenhouse gases are responsible for climate change and endanger public health and …

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