Jun 24, 2019
Meltdown forecasts received lots of purposefully-intended Obama administration media attention. The implicit human-caused global warming calamity meme was repeated in The New York Times, National Geographic, and by other international news sources.
Jun 17, 2019
Constructing a wind turbine requires about 260 tons of steel which, in turn, requires about 300 tons of iron ore processed by about 170 tons of coking coal, transported by fossil fuel. It will never generate as much energy payback during its operating lifetime.
Jun 10, 2019
This year’s spike in tornadoes is made far more dramatic in comparison with 2018 which was the first year recorded without a single violent tornado since record-keeping first began during the late 1800s. Last year also experienced near-lows in terms of tornado damage.
Jun 3, 2019
More CO2 enhances plant growth and the ultimate yields of agricultural crops by increasing concentrations of hormones that stimulate cell division, cell elongation, and protein synthesis.
May 28, 2019
The U.S. Information Quality Act (IQA) requires the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to issue guidance to all federal agencies to ensure the "quality, objectivity, utility, and integrity" of information disseminated to the public.
May 20, 2019
Prosperous, capitalistic Americans now require 68 percent less land to produce a given quantity of food than we did in as recently as 1960. More natural areas can, and are, being conserved and reforested to slow, and sometimes even reverse - species losses.
May 13, 2019
Iceland won’t have to be renamed Tepidlandia anytime soon after all. According to researchers at the University of Iceland, each of the country’s glaciers will expand this year for the first time in the past 25 years.
May 6, 2019
Conscientious professionals and public representatives have nothing to fear regarding full disclosure of facts and conditions underlying enormously costly and socially consequential climate and energy policy decisions.