01 May '12, 7pm

Climate Change and the Body Politic: History is short on examples of a society's taking action on behalf of bene...

Climate Change and the Body Politic: History is short on examples of a society's taking action on behalf of bene...

Josh Haner/The New York Times A divide between science and public policy? Scores of climate research instruments on a hilltop at research center near Lamont, Okla., track clouds and related factors like the amount of light and heat bouncing from the ground back to space. The latest installment in our Temperature Rising series, just published , is about an argument between mainstream climate researchers and contrarians over how clouds will change on a warming planet. As their many other objections to climate science have been undermined by the growing evidence, the contrarians have settled on clouds as a kind of last-resort reason that the scientific majority just has to be wrong. In the course of reporting the article, I had some intriguing conversations with scientists who had thought hard about how to frame the problem of climate change in the public mind. Wendy Maeda/Th...

Full article: http://green.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/05/01/climate-change-...

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Wind farms DO NOT cause climate change

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New Evidence Of Water On Early Mars, And A Climate Like The Earths

New Evidence Of Water On Early Mars, And A Clim...

planetsave.com 06 May '12, 7am

New research supports the theory that early Mars had a thick, wet atmosphere, and a climate similar to the Earths climate ...

Worst Change in Adwords History?

Worst Change in Adwords History?

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Ask Umbra: Where’s the best place to ride out climate change?

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grist.org 30 Apr '12, 11am

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Do wind farms really cause climate change? Nope

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My new post: Predictions about the impacts of climate change involve politics as much as science.

My new post: Predictions about the impacts of c...

grist.org 03 May '12, 8pm

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Climate Consequences

Climate Consequences

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Change Course To Protect F-35 via @defense_news

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Fact: Climate change poses serious problems for plant development. #environment

Fact: Climate change poses serious problems for...

alternativeconsumer.com 06 May '12, 5pm

Climate change poses serious problems for plant development The effects of Climate Change have been widely discussed and d...

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350.org 05 May '12, 10pm

he biggest wildfire in the Israeli history was at the end of the hottest year in the records after there was no significan...

Climate change: what do models predict for Euro...

eea.europa.eu 03 May '12, 11am

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