Banking Cartel Wants To Own The Oceans


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World Bank Wants Control Of The High Seas, by Brandon Smith - 022612

As a proponent of legitimate free markets, I am always up for a little creative entrepreneurship.  However, there is a considerable difference between building productive markets, and engaging in monopolistic piracy.  Global conglomerates and the elites that operate them have long been familiar with the pirate’s life, and not the fun filled adventure-time rope swinging swashbuckling brand.  In fact, it was elitists like Sir Francis Drake, commissioned by the English monarchy, who embodied this disturbing covert bedlam.  We’re talking murder, mayhem, and blood-money, folks!  So, it should be of no surprise to anyone that the thieving mercantile swine of our era are returning to the high seas to plunder once again, only in a much more subversive and devious manner.

This past week, World Bank President Robert Zoellick made his organization’s intentions for oceanic regimentation known, at least in a candy coated way, at the Economist World Oceans Summit in Singapore: ... (Read More)

In March of 2000, the forum made the following statement:
Water is an economic good and its economic value should be recognized in the allocation of scarce water resources to competing uses.

NewsFocus: The above statement shows the hubris and temerity that these thugs cavalierly display in their quest to steal man's natural resources for themselves. The cold hard fact that they are trying to verbally wrangle around is that water is a God given natural resource necessary for all life. It cannot be owned by a singular entity or multiple entities, to be taken for profit. This is an outrage and you'd better damn well be worried, pissed off, or all of the above. The fact of the matter is, all natural resources, water, oil, and natural gas belong to the people, for they generally cross many lands, as large deposits that should not be controlled by anyone. Where is the people's cut?

Fracking: Environmental Disaster At A Profit

Who are you going to believe, BIG $, or the real science trying to warn you?

Fukushima is Falling Apart: Are You Ready?, by Christina Consolo – Host of Nuked Radio - 042112

Thirteen months have passed since the Fukushima reactors exploded, and a U.S. Senator finally got off his ass and went to Japan to see what is going on over there.

What he saw was horrific.

And now he is saying that we are in big trouble.

See the letter he sent to U.S. Ambassador to Japan Ichiro Fujisaki, Secretary of Energy Steven Chu, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, and NRC’s Chairman Gregory Jaczko here.

But what is so ironic about this is that we have been in this heap of trouble since March of 2011. March 17th, to be exact, when the plume of radioactive materials began bombarding the west coast of California.

And Oregon. And Washington. And British Columbia. And later Maine, Europe, and everywhere in between.

Independent researchers, nuke experts, and scientists, from oceanography to entomology and everywhere in between, having been trying to sound the alarm ever since.

The scientists most upset are those who have studied the effects of radiation on health. I’ll say it again, so its really clear: we are in big trouble. ... (Read More)

NewsFocus: Understand this... when it comes to a disaster that is beyond the control of the government, they will never admit the true nature of the horror when they are incapable of containing it, especially so when there is fault of their own involved, or that of their associates. They do not want to admit liability, incompetence or a lack of control. They would rather deal with the crisis as it unfolds, accepting many more casualties, rather than place themselves in a weakened or litigious position. The last thing they want is to rile up the people even more, or to enflame the masses with anger that is directed towards them. Their position is to admit nothing and deny everything.

Chemtrails, Geoengineering Is A Threat
What Is Our Government Doing To Us And The Planet?

Chemtrails, Also Known As Geoengineering, Is A Scientific Fact
NewsFocus, by Tim Watts - 121011

An aerial phenomenon that has been taking place for years over the US has been rapidly filling our skies. The manmade patterns and jet-stream-like cloud strands resemble jet contrails, but they are far from that. They are known as chemtrails, short for chemical trails, a cocktail of many chemicals, most commonly aluminum, barium, and strontium.

The difference between jet contrails and chemtrails is very distinctive. Jet contrails are condensed water molecules that form a vapor that dissipates quickly as the trail fans out in the high altitude wind of our atmosphere. Chemtrails on the other hand do not break down and dissipate as quickly. They linger for quite some time, slowly fanning out across the sky in the parallel and geometric patterns in which they were sprayed.

The substances sprayed are said to be quite toxic. Aside from aluminum, barium, and strontium, the chemicals being found are cadmium, chromium, nickel, iron, magnesium, potassium, sodium, copper, manganese and zinc, all at levels deemed far beyond toxic.
The health risks are substantial to humans due to the toxicity, but they also pose more immediate threats to those with existing health issues, such as immunologic conditions, heart disease, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), including chronic bronchitis and emphysema. The bottom line though is, they are deadly to all life.

Not only are we breathing these chemicals in, but we are drinking and eating them too as they come down in the form of rain water, polluting our lakes, rivers and farm land. It is a tremendous human and ecological concern for mankind. The danger from aluminum alone is two-fold. Number one, it has been linked to Alzheimer's disease, as has zinc. Number two, soil with too much aluminum is not conductive for plant growth, thus food crop production becomes endangered. Many see the new aluminum resistant seeds from Monsanto as having a sinister connection, for food control over the planet.

There are many ideas being proffered regarding the chemtrail dispersants. Some believe it has to do with the military's weather experimentation and their goal of weather control by 2025. Others believe it has to do with an extension of the HAARP project in Alaska and efforts at behavioral modification. Some also claim it is related to biological warfare experiments. Still others allege it has to do with population control.

Whatever the reason, it is being kept a closely guarded secret from the public.

The fact that this has been going on since the mid 1990's is a key clue. An educated guess could be refined due to the 15 years of spraying. Testing a biological defense agent would involve limited trials. The same might be said of behavioral modification testing. I mention this mainly because of the extended duration and the massive scope of the spraying. Unlike other previous government tests on the human population, which for the most part were limited, the spraying of millions of tons of these chemicals is not limited in its duration, nor restricted to specific test areas. This is a nationwide endeavor. Some even say it is international in scope. It's a serious problem for us all.

The big question to all of this is why? What is the agenda? Why are they spraying?

Whatever the reason, this is a scientifically acknowledged ecological threat to humanity, as well as all animal and plant life. Those who have covertly perpetrated this plan do so with benefits for but a select few, yet with detriment and dire consequences for most.

It very well may be that all of the above theories are involved, a chilling thought for sure, yet it cannot be discounted out of hand because there is data to support that each of the theories put forth has objectives that are being achieved.

The next time you look up in the sky and see these distinctive trails overhand, you might think twice about what they are spraying, and more importantly, what its effect might be on you and your family.

Secret Presidential Chemtrail Budget Uncovered, Congress Exceeds Billions To Spray Populace Like Roaches

These chemtrail lines were taken over Elko, Minnesota.  (Photo by Tim Watts)

Distinctive chemtrails over a Lakeville, Minnesota high school.  (Photo by Tim Watts)

Satellite photo of southern United States chemtrails.

Satellite photo of southeastern United States chemtrails.

What In The World Are They Spraying?

Listen to an interview with the producer of "What In the World Are They Spraying."

Chemtrail Evidence


Solar Activity Increases Odds of Disruptions on Earth
Contra Costa Times, by Suzanne Bohan - 081311

The sun has entered a cycle of increasingly powerful flares and eruptions, catapulting to Earth high-energy particles capable of wreaking havoc on electronic and communication systems that support our high-tech civilization.

"We're seeing so much more now, compared with the last few years," said Ben Burress, an astronomer with the Chabot Space and Science Center in Oakland. He pointed to a satellite image that showed flares and magnetic storms roiling the sun's surface.

"And when you have them happening five times a day, there's a greater chance of one actually hitting us," he said. ...

NASA photo showing a solar flare early Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011, the largest in 5 years.

Biggest solar flare in years as sun erupts CBS News

NASA Spacecraft Sees Solar Storm Engulf Earth For The First Time NASA

Tornado Outbreak Across South Amazes Meteorologists - ‎042911
Wednesday's historic tornado outbreak in the South will go down in the record books and will be studied and analyzed for years to come by meteorologists and other researchers, an expert said Thursday. Wednesday's historic tornado outbreak in the South ...

At least 285 are killed by tornadoes in South
Dozens of tornadoes kill at least 281 people in South

U.S. sets mark for tornadoes in April, but why?
Charlotte Observer - Kirk Johnson - ‎042911
Experts say much of it is pure chance, but evolving climate conditions play a role. By Kirk Johnson The cruelty of this April, with 297 confirmed tornadoes recorded, is without equal in the United States. Preliminary assessments say that of the four ...

Swarm of Nevada Quakes have Experts Concerned
TruthFrequency News - 041311

Seismologists are keeping a close eye on an area southwest of Hawthorne, Nevada where hundreds of earthquakes have been detected since Sunday.

It’s a little bit concerning in a sense. The largest earthquakes in these sequences are pretty large in size. Graham Kent is Director of Nevada Seismological Laboratory at the University of Nevada Reno. He says there have been hundreds of earthquakes southwest of Hawthorne over the past few days. The largest– recorded at a 4.4 in size. (Read More)

Kilauea Volcano Erupts


The Sun's 'Global Katrina'
A Space Storm Could Cost The World Trillions, Says Top UK Scientist - 022811

The risk of a devastating space storm wreaking havoc like a "global Katrina" and costing the world trillions of pounds should be taken "seriously", claims Britain's top scientist.

An enormous coronal mass ejection such as this is capable of devastating the earth.

Professor Sir John Beddington, the Government's chief scientist, said that the Sun was waking up from a quiet period and was likely to throw a lot more "space weather" at the Earth.

Also, the world was increasingly vulnerable to damage because of our dependence on satellites, communication networks and computer devices.

If a solar storm hit the Earth, it could throw out navigation systems, crash stock markets, ground aircraft and cause power cuts.

Nasa captures video of massive solar flare

Rothschilds Buy 70% Majority Stake in Weather Central Forecasting Service
EarthTimes - 013111

E.L. Rothschild LLC, a private investment company led by Chairman Sir Evelyn de Rothschild and CEO Lynn Forester de Rothschild, today announced the signing of a definitive agreement to acquire a 70% interest in Weather Central, LP ( The world's leading provider of interactive weather graphics and data services for television, web, and mobile, Weather Central's highly accurate and personalized forecasting offers businesses and consumers a truly unique suite of science-driven weather information products.

Study: Rising Seas Threaten 180 U.S. Cities By 2100
RawStory: Reuters - Thursday, February 17th, 2011

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Rising seas spurred by climate change could threaten 180 U.S. coastal cities by 2100, a new study says, with Miami, New Orleans and Virginia Beach among those most severely affected.

Previous studies have looked at where rising waters might go by the end of this century, assuming various levels of sea level rise, but this latest research focused on municipalities in the contiguous 48 states with population of 50,000 or more.

Cities along the southern Atlantic coast and the Gulf of Mexico will likely be hardest hit if global sea levels rise, as projected, by about 3 feet (1 meter) by 2100, researchers reported in the journal Climate Change Letters.

Sea level rise is expected to be one result of global warming as ice on land melts and flows toward the world's oceans. ...

PA Opts To Poison Groundwater For Gas Industry's Profit
Fracking Gas Process Releases Toxins Into Water Supply - 010611

The natural gas extraction process known as "fracking" is an environmentally destructive procedure.

NewsFocus: This is actually sickening beyond words. It's obvious that big money from the gas industry has reached the Pennsylvania legislature. How can these greedy, soulless, parasites of society sleep at night knowing they've damned generations of innocent civilians, just to line their pockets? Call your Congressman now and stand up for the good folks of Pennsylvania. You may also want to call your own representatives on this topic for one other reason... this nightmare is sure to come to your state soon. Don't think so? If they get away with this in Pennsylvania, they'll get away with it in your state too. You can bank on that, because when it comes to the oil & gas industry, that's all they apparently care about, screwing you so they can "make bank."

PA Allows Dumping of Tainted Waters From Gas Boom
Companies insist there's little risk, but now recycle
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, by David B. Caruso, The Associated Press - Tuesday, January 04, 2011

The natural gas boom gripping parts of the United States has a nasty byproduct: wastewater so salty, and so polluted with metals like barium and strontium, that most states require drillers to get rid of the stuff by injecting it down shafts thousands of feet deep.

But not in Pennsylvania, one of the states at the center of the gas rush. In Pennsylvania, the liquid that gushes from gas wells is only partially treated for substances that could be environmentally harmful, then dumped into rivers and streams from which communities get their drinking water. (Read More)

No Fracking Way!

Gas Drilling Tactic Fuels A Boom And Health Concerns
USA Today - Rick Jervis - ‎‎121410
By Stan Carpenter, for USA TODAY By Rick Jervis, USA TODAY SHREVEPORT, La. - Residents here rejoiced two years ago when gas companies poked into a mammoth natural gas deposit 2 miles under their homes, sparking a modern-day gold rush. ...

Gas Rush Reshapes Town Wall Street Journal
New York governor pauses 'fracking' CNN International
Water Contaminated By Fracking CNN
Shale Gas And Fracking C-SPAN
More Video on Fracking YouTube
An Interview With The Maker of GasLand PBS

NewsFocus: People need to get mad about this. This is our lifeblood for survival, and yet big money natural gas companies are allowed to profit at our expense by poisoning our water. It may be Pennsylvania now, but it could be your state very soon.

We all need to speak up, now!

This reminds me of the famous Reverend Niemoller quote from World War II...

When Is It Your Turn?

Moral of the story: Stand up for your neighbors when they are being oppressed, because you will more than likely also need someone to help when the exact same thing eventually happens to you.
United we stand, divided we fall.

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Officials Stumped As 1,000 Dead Birds Fall From Arkansas Sky
The Associated Press - Sunday, January 2nd, 2011 -- 11:03 am
Wildlife officials are trying to determine what caused more than 1,000 blackbirds to die and fall from the sky over an Arkansas town.

The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission said Saturday that it began receiving reports about the dead birds about 11:30 p.m. the previous night (Fri). The birds fell over a 1-mile area of Beebe, and an aerial survey indicated that no other dead birds were found outside of that area. ...

Update: 100,000 Dead Fish Join Thousands of Dead Birds In Arkansas
The Associated Press - Monday, January 3rd, 2011 -- 10:58 am
UPDATE II: As officials worked to figure out the cause of death of some 5,000 blackbirds that fell from the Arkansas sky this weekend, some 100 miles away another disaster was unfolding: The discovery of 100,000 dead drum fish in the Arkansas River.

According to news reports, the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission found 20 miles of the river littered with dead fish on Thursday, and are conducting tests to determine what killed them. ...

NewsFocus: There is a cover-up over this one. An accidental deadly toxin release? Worse yet, was it a biological experiment that escaped a lab? Think people. This was not lightning or a natural phenomenon. Rumors linger about the ex-Reagan, Bush official found murdered in a Delaware landfill. He may have been murdered because of insider knowledge he had, regarding the release of a deadly chemical agent responsible for these mass die-offs in Arkansas wildlife. There is way more to this story than we know.

Mass Animal Deaths – Conspiracy Or Coincidence?


Florida is the only state without snow, but it's real close by the Northern panhandle.

49 of 50 States Have Snow, Only Florida Is Flake-Free, by Ferdinand Zogbaum - 011211
The Bay area and the rest of Florida are in a very unique position thanks to the winter weather pounding the rest of the nation. Snow, or the lack of in Florida, have made us the only state without flakes on the ground in the U.S. ...

Congratulations, Florida, You're The Only US State Without Snow
The Consumerist - Meg Marco - ‎121211‎‎
After winter storms dumped a rare blanket of snow on the deep south only Florida managed to stay snow-free. Even Hawaii has some snow on the ground — Mauna Loa and Mauna Kea get snow all winter, says CNN.

Winter Storm Warning Posted for Hawaii as Most of US Sees Snow BusinessWeek
Congratulations, Florida, You're The Only US State Without Snow The Consumerist
Blanket of ice: US shivers as 49 of 50 states are hit by snow storms Daily Mail 
Snow Covers Every U.S. State, Except for Florida TIME

NewsFocus: Of course the naysayers to global warming will say, "See, it's not getting warmer. We wouldn't have snow." What they miss is that when the oceans warm up, they evaporate faster. That in turns loads up the clouds much quicker and we then have rain and snow repeating more often, in greater amounts. (Like we have had.) The real danger lurking is what happens if the "Atlantic engine" shuts down. At that point, we're talking ice-age. Not a pretty sight for North America and Europe.

Widespread Contamination of the US Gulf Coast; Illnesses Related to the Oil Disaster
Environmental Protection Agency Turns a Blind Eye
Global Research, by Dahr Jamail - 120910

Local residents believe the foam showing up on beaches is from the BP dispersant.

Michelle Nix, from Pensacola, Florida, founded the group Gulf Coast Oil Spill Volunteers in an effort to be pro-active and do what she could to help when the BP oil disaster began on April 20.

"I had 500 volunteers coordinated to help with cleanup, people offering free oil boom, people donating their work and time to help," Nix told Al Jazeera.

She contacted the US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Coast Guard, Wildlife and Fisheries, "and everyone I could think of to try to help," Nix said. "But none of them responded. None of the government agencies would get back in touch with me."

Nix, not to be deterred, helped organise blood tests for several Gulf coasts residents who were experiencing sicknesses attributed to toxic chemicals released from BP's well blow-out and the dispersants the company has used to sink the oil.

In October, Dr. Wilma Subra, a chemist and Macarthur Fellow, conducted the blood tests for volatile solvents - chemicals present in BP's crude oil as well as their toxic dispersants - on eight people Nix provided who live and work along the coast.

Chemical contamination

Most of the people tested had these toxic chemicals present in their blood at levels several times higher than the national average. "Ethylbenzene, m,p-Xylene and Hexane are volatile organic chemicals that are present in the BP Crude Oil. The blood of all three females and five males had chemicals that are found in the BP Crude Oil," according to Subra’s report. ... (Read More)

See NewsFocus special page: British Petroleum Gulf oil spill

BP Oil Genocide: Gulf Residents Getting Sicker


An Education For Climate-Change Nay-Sayers

One group collectively fights against the notion of Climate Change, Republicans.

Think We Don't Have Problems?

NewsFocus: Don't be fooled. Big business has spent big money to deceive you on this. Why would they do that? Because they're too cheap to retrofit their factories, in order to quit polluting our air. Rather than spend money to stem greenhouse gas emissions from their factories, they deceitfully deny that a problem even exists. Of course, there's no reason then to adjust factory emissions, if there's no problem. Maybe the Republican party should abandon the elephant logo for an ostrich with its head buried in the sand?

2010 To Be Hottest Year On Record
Guardian UK - 112510
Only 1998 and 2005 can compete in records dating to 1850. (Read More)

This super-cell from 2010 is the type that is suddenly becoming more common.

NewsFocus: Gee, ya don't suppose global warming has anything to do with this do you? I mean, I don't wanna sound crazy or anything here. I'm just sayin'...


Seattle, WA – Farmers and civil society organizations around the world are outraged by the recent discovery of further connections between the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and agribusiness titan Monsanto. Last week, a financial website published the Gates Foundation’s investment portfolio, including 500,000 shares of Monsanto stock with an estimated worth of $23.1 million purchased in the second quarter of 2010 (see the filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission). This marks a substantial increase from its previous holdings, valued at just over $360,000 (see the Foundation’s 2008 990 Form). ... (Read More)

Doomsday Seed Vault In The Arctic
Bill Gates, Rockefeller And The GMO Giants Know Something We Don’t, by F. William Engdahl - 120407

The entrance to the arctic seed vault leads inside the mountain behind.

One thing Microsoft founder Bill Gates can’t be accused of is sloth. He was already programming at 14, founded Microsoft at age 20 while still a student at Harvard. By 1995 he had been listed by Forbes as the world’s richest man from being the largest shareholder in his Microsoft, a company which his relentless drive built into a de facto monopoly in software systems for personal computers.

In 2006 when most people in such a situation might think of retiring to a quiet Pacific island, Bill Gates decided to devote his energies to his Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, the world’s largest ‘transparent’ private foundation as it says, with a whopping $34.6 billion endowment and a legal necessity to spend $1.5 billion a year on charitable projects around the world to maintain its tax free charitable status. A gift from friend and business associate, mega-investor Warren Buffett in 2006, of some $30 billion worth of shares in Buffet’s Berkshire Hathaway put the Gates’ foundation into the league where it spends almost the amount of the entire annual budget of the United Nations’ World Health Organization.

So when Bill Gates decides through the Gates Foundation to invest some $30 million of their hard earned money in a project, it is worth looking at.

No project is more interesting at the moment than a curious project in one of the world’s most remote spots, Svalbard. Bill Gates is investing millions in a seed bank on the Barents Sea near the Arctic Ocean, some 1,100 kilometers from the North Pole. Svalbard is a barren piece of rock claimed by Norway and ceded in 1925 by international treaty (see map).

On this God-forsaken island Bill Gates is investing tens of his millions along with the Rockefeller Foundation, Monsanto Corporation, Syngenta Foundation and the Government of Norway, among others, in what is called the ‘doomsday seed bank.’ Officially the project is named the Svalbard Global Seed Vault on the Norwegian island of Spitsbergen, part of the Svalbard island group. ... (Read More)


BP Mismanages Oil Rig And Now The Oil Spill Clean Up
Why Is The U.S. Allowing The Perpetrator To Fix A Problem That They Caused?
NewsFocus - 060710

Since the start of this oil catastrophe, British Petroleum has undeniably made all the wrong moves, acting instead only in the interest of its shareholders and chief executives.

The U.S. government has also failed miserably to take control of the situation. First off, our miserable excuse for Capitol Hill representation has sought to protect this oil industry giant by capping its liability in lawsuits at $75-million dollars, even though BP openly gouged us all at the gas pumps and made record profits off of us to the tune of $5.6-billion dollars in just the first three months of 2010. The Obama administration needs to act responsibly and take over BP, seize its assets and use them accordingly to clean up this massive ecological disaster.

See NewsFocus special page: British Petroleum Gulf oil spill


Who Killed The Electric Car?

Tainted Water From Nuke Plant Now Reaches Major NJ Underground Aquifer

People keep lecturing me about how safe nuclear power really is, but I'm not quite convinced yet:

LACEY TOWNSHIP, N.J. — Radioactive water that leaked from the nation's oldest nuclear power plant has now reached a major underground aquifer that supplies drinking water to much of southern New Jersey, the state's environmental chief said Friday.

The state Department of Environmental Protection has ordered the Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station to halt the spread of contaminated water underground, even as it said there was no imminent threat to drinking water supplies. ...

NewsFocus: No threat? Seriously? Wow, they really do think we're stupid. <sigh>

Pentagon in Race for Raw Materials
Stockpiling Minerals Takes on Greater Urgency as Global Supply Gets Squeezed
Wall Street Journal, by LIAM PLEVEN - 050310

The U.S. military is gearing up to become a more active player in the global scramble for raw materials, as competition from China and other countries raises concerns about the cost and availability of resources deemed vital to national security.

The Defense Department holds in government warehouses a limited number of critical materials—such as cobalt, tin and zinc—worth about $1.6 billion as of late 2008. In the coming weeks, the Pentagon is likely to present a plan for Congress to overhaul its stockpiling program. ...

A Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On
2010 Opens With Numerous Large Earthquakes - 041210

With 2010 barely through its first quarter, it is disturbing to note the large-scale earthquake activity that has taken place around the world since the start of the new year. With massive quakes ranging from 8.8 in Chile to 7.7 in Indonesia and recently 7.2 in Baja, California, it is fair to raise a "Spock eyebrow" of curiosity regarding the recent  concentrated bursts of global seismic activity. Let's hope the rest of 2010 is not as bumpy as the first few months.

2 0 1 0    E a r t h q u a k e    A c t i v i t y

6.9 Taiwan earthquake  CBS News (April 2010)
6.3-mag. quake strikes New Guinea CNN (April 2010)
7.1-magnitude quake strikes off Solomon Islands The Associated Press (April 2010)
Magnitude 7.8 Quake Hits Indonesia's Northern Sumatra Business Week (April 2010)
Baja California Earthquake: Recovering from Easter Sunday 7.2 Quake ABC News (April 2010)
6.2 magnitude quake hits Spain CNN (April 2010)
4.6 earthquake rocks South-Central Alaska Independent Online
Magnitude-4.4 quake, others shake San Diego area The Associated Press (April 2010)
Magnitude-4.4 earthquake shakes Southern Calif. The Associated Press (March 2010)
Huge 8.8 Quake Hits Chile Washington Post (Feb 2010)
6.0 quake reported off Humboldt County coastline San 2010 EarthquakesJose Mercury News (Feb 2010)
Magnitude 6.5 quake hits off northern California Reuters (Feb 2010)
4.3 Earthquake Rattles Southern California Los Angeles Times (Jan 2010)
7.0 quake hits Haiti CNN International

2010 Earthquakes

Government Told To Brace For Solar Storms
The Jakarta Post, by Syofiardi Bachyul Jb - 03/23/2010

Geologists in West Sumatra have urged the government to immediately make efforts to mitigate the impact of a solar storm that experts have predicated will take place between 2012 and 2015.

Coordinating head of the West Sumatra chapter Indonesian Geologists Association (IAGI) Ade Edward told The Jakarta Post the government had officially announced possible threats resulting from
the solar storm, or geomagnetic storm, but there was still no concrete evidence.

“The National Aeronautics and Space Agency [Lapan] has officially released the announcement two weeks ago that the solar storm might take place in Indonesia between 2012 and 2015, but the government has yet to set up any serious program to address the issue.” ...

NASA Projects 2010 Will (Likely) Be The Hottest Year, by Andrew Freedman - 032310

The headline to this post may surprise many Washingtonians who are still thawing out from the cold and historically snowy winter. However, not only does a new NASA draft analysis predict that 2010 will likely set a new global temperature record, but it also projects that it is "virtually certain" that a new 12-month running mean global temperature record will occur sometime this year.

Wait a second, you may say. That doesn't make sense, given the relentless cold thus far in 2010 (at least until the past two weeks), not only in Washington, but also throughout Europe and parts of Asia.

So, where is this forecast coming from? (Read More)



“The decade ending in 2009 was the warmest on record, new surface temperature figures released Thursday by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration show…. 2009 was the second warmest year since 1880, when modern temperature measurement began. The warmest year was 2005. The other hottest recorded years have all occurred since 1998, NASA said.”

Global temperatures varied because of changes in ocean heating and cooling cycles. `When we average temperature over 5 or 10 years to minimize that variability,’ said Dr. James E. Hansen, director of NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies, one of the world’s leading climatologists, `we find global warming is continuing unabated.’” John M. Broder NY Times Jan. 21. ...

The Unfinished Story of Iceland's Volcano
IndyPosted (blog) - 041810
Thankfully, there has been no major loss of human life, but in some ways, the economic impact and awesome range of Iceland's volcano have invited ...

Handful of European airports reopen; flights still affected by volcano Washington Post
Volcanic ash relentless as tremors rock Iceland Reuters
Should planes fly in volcano ash? Be careful, study says. Christian Science Monitor
Warming could wake up volcanoes

Ice Made Iceland Eruption Much More Problematic
Wall Street Journal - Gautam Naik - 041810
As of Sunday afternoon, there was some indication that the eruptions from the Eyjafjallajokull volcano in Iceland may be abating. ...

"Plastic Soup" Found in Atlantic Ocean
Garbage Patch Spotted between Bermuda and Azores Similar to Floating Junk Pile in Pacific Ocean
CBS News - 041010

(AP)  Researchers are warning of a new blight on the ocean: a swirl of confetti-like plastic debris stretching over thousands of square miles in a remote expanse of the Atlantic Ocean.

The floating garbage - hard to spot from the surface and spun together by a vortex of currents - was documented by two groups of scientists who trawled the sea between scenic Bermuda and Portugal's mid-Atlantic Azores islands.

The studies describe a soup of micro-particles similar to the so-called Great Pacific Garbage Patch, a phenomenon discovered a decade ago between Hawaii and California that researchers say is likely to exist in other places around the globe.

Rachel Maddow: Global Warming Isn't the Opposite of Snow

Rachel takes the clowns at ClusterFox to task for pretending they don't know the difference between changes in the weather and climate change. The science guy Bill Nye weighs in and explains why watching these idiots conflate the two disturbs him so much.

Stewart and Colbert both had a field day with Fox for this as well. ...


Dylan Ratigan Vs. Glenn Beck On Global Warming

Oil money used to deny warming

Colbert: Darkness proves the sun died RawStory


'Meaningful' deal reached at Copenhagen climate summit
BBC News - ‎121809
Key states have reached what they call a "meaningful agreement" at the Copenhagen climate summit. The US, China, India and South Africa had agreed the "historic step forward", a US official reported. ...

China says population control called key to deal 121009
China says rest of world must submit to Chinese style population control if global warming deal is to be made. ...

Climate deal looks close, but may not halt warming  (What a deal!)
BBC News - Richard Black - ‎121709‎
A deal at the UN climate summit looks more likely following a frantic day of behind the scenes diplomacy. China signaled concessions on monitoring of emission curbs, and the US said it would commit money for developing countries. ...

China moves to meet US demand for transparency on carbon emissions - ‎121709
China rebuffed efforts to prod it towards major climate concessions today, but nudged closer to meeting US demands that it open its carbon accounts to the world. ...

China sees no chance of climate deal -source
Reuters UK - Krittivas Mukherjee, Pete Harrison - ‎121609
COPENHAGEN, Dec 17 (Reuters) - China has told participants in the UN climate change talks that it sees no possibility of achieving an operational accord this week, an official involved in the Copenhagen talks ...

Climate talks resume in Copenhagen after major delay BBC News
The Copenhagen battle over climate change funds
BBC News

Copenhagen climate protesters rally - ‎Dec 12, 2009‎
Demonstrators took part in a global protest to demand governments agree a binding new deal on climate change. Photograph: Franck Robichon/EPA Tens of thousands of people took to the streets of Copenhagen today as part of a global protest to demand ...

Climategate: Follow the Money
Climate change researchers must believe in the reality of global warming just as a priest must believe in the existence of God - 120109
Last year, ExxonMobil donated $7 million to a grab-bag of public policy institutes, including the Aspen Institute, the Asia Society and Transparency International. It also gave a combined $125,000 to the Heritage Institute and the National Center for Policy Analysis, two conservative think tanks that have offered dissenting views on what until recently was called—without irony—the climate change "consensus."

To read some of the press accounts of these gifts—amounting to about 0.00027% of Exxon's 2008 profits of $45 billion—you might think you'd hit upon the scandal of the age. But thanks to what now goes by the name of climategate, it turns out the real scandal lies elsewhere. ...

NewsFocus: It's hard to take a publication from Rupert Murdoch seriously. Why would he rat out his fellow globalists? We will follow this story more.

Climate-Gate: Is It Really What We Are Told?
Ex-MN Governor Jesse Ventura Investigates

Conspiracy Theory Program: Episode 3 - Global Warming

NewsFocus: The carbon credit fraud allegation is the one area this website would agree needs to be looked into, however, the rest of the program which framed global warming as nothing but a hoax for money is not something NewsFocus will endorse. Big money will do anything to keep from having to spend more money to clean-up emissions, even going so far as to make up bullshit to mislead the public.

The MILITARY's scientific fringe has toyed with weather manipulation and geo-engineering for years

NewsFocus: And now, the other side of the story. (Sounds much more believable.)

Peter Frampton Takes A Beating From Global Warming Deniers On Facebook, b
Per Peter Farmpton: "Big business doesn't want you to believe that there is global warming so they can keep polluting the atmosphere and make a profit at the same time. Anyone who doesn't even entertain the idea that it's a possibility is awful sure of themselves and gambling on the future of mother earth."

For many areas of the U.S. and other areas of the globe, this winter has brought some brutally cold temperatures and plenty of snowfall. I'm sure I'm not the only one who has had to endure the "So much for global warming" comments from our more gullible and lesser educated friends and family.

Well, legendary artist Peter Frampton decided to risk Facebook Suicide by posting reality-based global warming messages on his page -- and now faces the wrath of the deniers in the process. ...


Copenhagen Climate Conference
This is Bigger than Climate Change. It is a Battle to Redefine Humanity, by George Monbiot - Dec 2009
The meeting at Copenhagen confronts us with our primal tragedy. We are the universal ape, equipped with the ingenuity and aggression to bring down prey much larger than itself, break into new lands, roar its defiance of natural constraints. Now we find ourselves hedged in by the consequences of our nature, living meekly on this crowded planet for fear of provoking or damaging others. We have the hearts of lions and live the lives of clerks.

Global Warming, the Media, and the Impending Catastrophe, by Ann Robertson and Bill Leumer
Why have protests around global warming been so muted in the U.S. while so intense in Europe? In part, the explanation lies in how the U.S. media has been covering global warming, which has sowed confusion, complacency, and paralysis.

In Case You Missed It: Global Dimming
This is a must watch - BBC - Video Documentary
This is a film that demands action. It reveals that we may have grossly underestimated the speed at which our climate is changing. At its heart is a deadly new phenomenon. One that until very recently scientists refused to believe even existed. But it may already have led to the starvation of millions.


Earth Could Plunge Into Sudden Ice Age
Experts: ‘Big Freeze’ about 12,800 years ago happened within months
MSNBC News, by Charles Q. Choi - 120209
In the film, "The Day After Tomorrow," the world gets gripped in ice within the span of just a few weeks. Now research now suggests an eerily similar event might indeed have occurred in the past.

Looking ahead to the future, there is no reason why such a freeze shouldn't happen again — and in ironic fashion it could be precipitated if ongoing changes in climate force the Greenland ice sheet to suddenly melt, scientists say.

Starting roughly 12,800 years ago, the Northern Hemisphere was gripped by a chill that lasted some 1,300 years. Known by scientists as the Younger Dryas and nicknamed the"Big Freeze," geological evidence suggests it was brought on when a vast pulse of fresh water — a greater volume than all of North America's Great Lakes combined — poured into the Atlantic and Arctic Oceans. ...

AP: Emails do not show climate hoax
'Exhaustive review' of so-called 'climategate' finds data not faked.

AP IMPACT: Science not faked, but not pretty
The Associated Press - Jeff Donn, Justin Pritchard - 121209
LONDON - E-mails stolen from climate scientists show they stonewalled skeptics and discussed hiding data - but the messages don't support claims that the science of global warming was faked, according to an exhaustive review by The Associated Press.
Climategate: Beyond the Embarrassment U.S. News & World Report
Science of global warming not faked, inquiry decides

Copenhagen climate conference: Money talks
The Guardian, Editorial  - Saturday 12 December 2009
Cash is the key to unlocking the grand climate bargain between the rich and poor world, as was apparent even before the brokering had got under way in Copenhagen. At the end of the first week of talking, this reality has become even starker, for a whole host of reasons.
EPA: Greenhouse gases a threat to human health
Obama's hand in Copenhagen strengthened by Environmental Protection Agency ruling that could regulate emissions even without legislation from Congress ..., by  Eric Reguly 120709
The Obama administration delivered a much-needed jolt of optimism on the opening day of the Copenhagen climate change summit by declaring greenhouse gases a health hazard, strengthening the President's hand to push for deal at the make-or-break meeting. ...

Leaders of the rich world are enacting a giant fraud
Corporate lobbyists can pressure or bribe governments to rig the system in their favour, by Johann Hari 121109
Every delegate to the Copenhagen summit is being greeted by the sight of a vast fake planet dominating the city's central square. This swirling globe is covered with corporate logos – the Coke brand is stamped over Africa, while Carlsberg appears to own Asia, and McDonald's announces "I'm loving it!" in great red letters above. "Welcome to Hopenhagen!" it cries. It is kept in the sky by endless blasts of hot air.

This plastic planet is the perfect symbol for this summit. The world is being told that this is an emergency meeting to solve the climate crisis – but here inside the Bela Centre where our leaders are gathering, you can find only a corrupt shuffling of words, designed to allow countries to wriggle out of the bare minimum necessary to prevent the unravelling of the biosphere.


Bush covered up climate report
Bush Administration covered up global warming finding, then deliberately kept from Democrats,
By The Associated Press - Tuesday, October 13th, 2009
An e-mail message buried by the Bush administration because of its conclusions on global warming surfaced Tuesday, nearly two years after it was first sent to the White House and never opened.

The Bush administration, and then EPA administrator Stephen Johnson, refused to release the document when it was written in 2007, and labeled it "deliberative, do not distribute" to Democratic lawmakers. The White House instead allowed three senators to review it in July 2008, when excerpts were released. ... (Read More)

'North Pole ice cap gone in 10 years' - ‎101509
Ships will be able to cross a clear ocean over the North Pole, which will look blue in satellite pictures, not white. Prof Peter Wadhams of the Polar Oceans ...
Arctic to be 'ice-free in summer' BBC News
Most Arctic sea ice ‘gone in decade’ NewsRawStory
Arctic Ice Caps Shrink To Third Smallest In 30 Years
Global warming is speeding up, scientists reveal, by Associated Press Friday, September 25th, 2009 -- 8:05 am
Earth’s temperature is likely to jump nearly 6 degrees between now and the end of the century even if every country cuts greenhouse gas emissions as proposed, according to a United Nations update. Scientists looked at emission plans from 192 nations and calculated what would happen to global warming. The projections take into account 80 percent pollution cuts from the U.S. and Europe by 2050, which are not sure things. ...

Oops! Arctic Ice Isn't Expanding, As Wingnuts Claimed. It's Thinning
This video shows how scientists were misled. They thought the healthy ice was expanding, when it was actually thinning and spreading out over a wider area. I can't wait until all the right wingers who've been triumphantly pushing this as proof there's no climate change acknowledge they were wrong. I'll just sit here and hold my breath:

WINNIPEG–One of Canada's top northern researchers says the permanent Arctic sea ice that is home to the world's polar bears and usually survives the summer has all but disappeared.

Experts around the world believed the ice was recovering because satellite images showed it expanding. But David Barber says the thick, multi-year frozen sheets crucial to the northern ecosystem have been replaced by thin "rotten" ice that can't support weight of the bears. "It caught us all by surprise because we were expecting there to be multi-year sea ice. The whole world thought it was multi-year sea ice," said Barber, who just returned from an expedition to the Beaufort Sea.

"Unfortunately, what we found was that the multi-year (ice) has all but disappeared. What's left is this remnant, rotten ice."


Ocean Temps Reach Record High
In hot water: World sets ocean temperature record
AP News, by Seth Borenstein 082009
Swimming in warm waters of ... Maine? Summer seas seem on boil as oceans smash heat records...

Arctic warming re- verses cooling trend


Arctic Ice Is Rapidly Melting



GOP Takes Clean Energy Bill Obstructionism To Yet Another Level, b

From NOW on PBS--Power Struggle. More available here.

This is what I hate having to explain to my relatives and friends abroad in Europe about politics in the US. We know that global warming is a fact. We know that our actions, if they didn't cause global warming, definitely exacerbate it. We know that we must reduce our dependency on oil, for both ecological and political/strategic reasons. And yet, what we are able to do is hampered so predictably by the Republican party:

Here we go again. James Inhofe, the most prominent climate change denier in the United States Senate, has concocted a new and innovative strategy to thwart the Clean Energy Jobs and American Power Act. To wit, he and his Republican colleagues on the Environment and Public Works Committee have worked up a plan to simply not show up for next week’s markup:

China spends 6.5 bln yuan protecting northern grasslands
Xinhua - Mu Xuequan - ‎Dec 6, 2009‎
Since the end of the 1990s, successive droughts, overgrazing and inadequate funding on grassland protection have led to deterioration and desertification of ...

The desertification of China

Gobi Desert's Growth Threatens Villages
Sky News - Holly Williams - ‎120709‎
"As long as there's enough water and the drought is short enough the vegetation will prevent desertification. But climate change is making rainfall more ...

Pentagon's Pics of Global Warming
Revealed: the secret evidence of global warming
Obama declassifies satellite photos that Bush admin. tried to hide.
The Guardian Suzanne Goldenberg and Damian Carrington 072609

Photos from US spy satellites declassified by the Obama White House provide the first graphic images of how the polar ice sheets are retreating in the summer. The effects on the world's weather, environments and wildlife could be devastating

Graphic images that reveal the devastating impact of global warming in the Arctic have been released by the US military. The photographs, taken by spy satellites over the past decade, confirm that in recent years vast areas in high latitudes have lost their ice cover in summer months. ...

Vast expanses of Arctic melting fast
AP News, by Charles J. Hanley 080909
The Arctic Ocean has given up tens of thousands more square miles (square kilometers) of ice on Sunday in a relentless summer of melt, with scientists watching through satellite eyes for a possible record low polar ice cap. ... (Read More)

Antarctic ice shelf about to break loose
Wilkins Ice Shelf, held only by deteriorating ice bridge, about to collapse
Associated Press -
Friday April 3, 2009
PARIS (AP) — A massive ice shelf anchored to the Antarctic coast by a narrow and quickly deteriorating ice bridge could break away soon, the European Space Agency warned Friday.

The Paris-based agency said satellite images show the bridge that connects the Wilkins Ice Shelf to Charcot and Latady Islands "looks set to collapse."

"The beginning of what appears to be the demise of the ice bridge began this week when new rifts" appeared and a large block of ice broke away, it said.

The Wilkins Ice Shelf — which like the rest of Antarctic's ice sheet "was formed by thousands of years of accumulated and compacted snow" — had been stable for most of the last century before it began retreating in the 1990s, the statement said.


Al Gore Speaks Out On Global Warming And Dependence On Oil

This guy understands a threat that many myopically scoff at.

Movie: An Inconvenient Truth

This is the full version, with foreign subtitles.

Micronesia: Forgotten By The World?
Island Nations Slowly Drowning; Ambassador Says World Has 'Written Us Off'
ABC News, By BILL BLAKEMORE - Dec. 9, 2009
Take the vast island nation of Micronesia, with an ancient culture that includes 607 islands, scattered across a million square miles of the western Pacific.

These islands are already being eroded away by fast-rising sea level -- so fast that graveyards are disappearing. ...

Scientists: Pace of Climate Change Exceeds Estimates
Washington Post, By Kari Lydersen  - 18 hours ago 021509
CHICAGO, Feb. 14 -- The pace of global warming is likely to be much faster than recent predictions, because industrial greenhouse gas emissions have increased more quickly than expected and higher temperatures are triggering ...
Expert: Planet warming faster than thought United Press International
Emergency Climate Summit Is In The Works
David Adam, environment correspondent The Guardian, Monday 9 February 2009
Scientists are to hold an emergency summit to warn the world's politicians they are being too timid in their response to global warming. ...

Study: Global Warming Is Irreversible
Effects Could Last For 1000 Years
NPR - Jan 26, 2009 by Richard Harris All Things Considered

Climate change is essentially irreversible, according to a sobering new scientific study.

Long Droughts, Rising Seas Predicted Despite Future CO2 Curbs
Washington Post, United States - Jan 27, 2009 By Juliet Eilperin
Greenhouse gas levels currently expected by mid-century will produce devastating long-term droughts and a sea-level rise that will ...

Global warming is 'irreversible'
BBC News, UK - Jan 26, 2009
A team of environmental researchers in the US has warned many effects of climate change are irreversible. The scientists concluded global temperatures could ...

Study: Global warming effects to last 1000 years
Houston Chronicle, United States - Jan 26, 2009 By JIM EFSTATHIOU JR.
Carbon dioxide pumped into the atmosphere today from power plants and cars will affect surface temperatures and sea levels for more ...


Alaskan volcano erupts in ash clouds
BBC News - ‎15 hours ago‎ 032309
Mount Redoubt volcano in the US state of Alaska is continuing to erupt, sending ash clouds 15km (50000ft) into the air. The volcano, 166km (103 miles) from

Blowing smoke on Bobby Jindal
Globe and Mail - ‎18 hours ago‎ 032309
With a report from AP A month after Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal chided the Democrats for funding "something called volcano monitoring," the eruption of

Alaska volcano erupts 15km into sky - ‎Mar 23, 2009‎
The Mount Redoubt volcano in the US state of Alaska has erupted with bursts of ash that rose more than 15km. The first blast occurred at 5.38am (Irish time)

Alaskan Volcano Erupts

Mt. Redoubt Blows Its Top

Video: Alaska Volcano Mount Redoubt Erupts 5 Times The Associated Press
Alaska Volcano Makes Case For Earth Science Funding
Washington Post
Why Sarah Palin and Chevron May Be Responsible for the Next Massive Oil Spill in Alaska Alternet

Alaskans brace for Redoubt Volcano eruption
MSNBC - 1 hour ago 013309
Residents of Anchorage and other communities have been stocking up on dust masks and protective eye wear ahead of a possible eruption of Redoubt Volcano. ...
Mount Redoubt Volcano highlights danger of the Ring of Fire

Alaska Prepares For Volcano Eruption

Residents brace for the worst


Fears over earthquake 'swarm' at Yellowstone
Times Online, UK - 10 hours ago
Hundreds of earthquakes have hit Yellowstone National Park, raising fears of a more powerful volcanic eruption. The earthquake swarm, the biggest in more ...

Yellowstone Earthquake Swarm: Updated
U.S. News & World Report, DC - Jan 2, 2009
More on the Yellowstone earthquake swarm at the supervolcano caldera. First, this piece of database analysis from an IT guy at Splunk puts the swarm into ...

Quakes feed fears of Yellowstone eruption
updated 10:05 a.m. CT, Sat., Jan. 10, 2009
CHEYENNE, Wyo. - Run for your lives ... Yellowstone's going to explode!

Before leaving office, Bush approved new Protective Action Guides (PAGs) for radiation releases
by Nuclear Information and Resource Service 2009-01-21
Rules dramatically weaken public protections ...

Trees in Western US Forests Dying Due to Climate Change
Washington Post - 2 hours ago 012209
By Juliet Eilperin The death rates of trees in western US forests have doubled over the past two to three decades, driven in large part by warmer temperatures and water scarcity linked to climate change, a new study spearheaded by the US Geological ...
Environment Blamed in Western Tree Deaths New York Times
Death rate of West's old-growth forests doubled MSNBC

Faster Climate Change Feared
New report points to accelerated melting, longer drought.

Climate scientists: it's time for 'Plan B'
Poll of international experts by The Independent reveals consensus that CO2 cuts have failed – and their growing support for technological intervention
By Steve Connor, Science Editor and Chris Green, Friday, 2 January 2009
An emergency "Plan B" using the latest technology is needed to save the world from dangerous climate change, according to a poll of leading scientists carried out by The Independent. The collective international failure to curb the growing emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) in the atmosphere has meant that an alternative to merely curbing emissions may become necessary.

Exposing the Myth of Clean Coal Power
TIME - 011009
By Bryan Walsh Saturday, Jan. 10, 2009 An aerial view shows the aftermath of a retention pond wall collapse at the Tennessee Valley Authorities Kingston Fossil Plant, Monday, Dec. 22, 2008 in Harriman, Tenn.
Waste Spills at Another TVA Power Plant New York Times
Coal-ash waste poses risk across the nation Christian Science Monitor

Obama team primed to push climate change agenda Reuters

Obama Left With Little Time To Curb Global Warming
'Delay is over; the time for denial is over': Obama after meeting with Gore

Advocates for Action on Global Warming Chosen... Washington Post

Climate change remains a top priority
San Francisco Chronicle, USA
His first big task will be to pick the next Environmental Protection Agency administrator, who will face a series of key decisions on climate change. ...

Global Warming Battle Heats Up
By Matthew Blake 8/13/08
Four Democratic senators demanded late last month that the head of the Environmental Protection Agency must go. Their call for EPA Administrator Stephen Johnson’s resignation — after eight months of looking into his actions as agency chief — is largely due to Jason K. Burnett, Johnson’s former deputy in developing global warming policy.

UN climate summit seeks clarity
BBC News, UK - 1 hour ago
"But we cannot allow this to detract from the fight against climate change. "The effects of climate change... are already weighting heavily upon those most ...

Antarctic ice shelf shows new rifts
United Press International - Nov 29, 2008
BOULDER, Colo., Nov. 29 (UPI) -- The Wilkins Ice Shelf is showing new rifts and an ice bridge holding it to two Antarctic islands is closer to collapsing, US and European scientists say.
New rifts form on Antarctic ice shelf CNN International

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Ocean currents can power the world, say scientists
A revolutionary device that can harness energy from slow-moving rivers and ocean currents could provide enough power for the entire world, scientists claim.
By Jasper Copping Last Updated: 2:39PM GMT 29 Nov 2008
The technology can generate electricity in water flowing at a rate of less than one knot - about one mile an hour - meaning it could operate on most waterways and sea beds around the globe.
Bush Aides Rush to Enact a Safety Rule Obama Opposes
New York Times - 18 hours ago

By ROBERT PEAR WASHINGTON - The Labor Department is racing to complete a new rule, strenuously opposed by President-elect Barack Obama, that would make it much harder for the government to regulate toxic substances and hazardous chemicals to which ...

Save the Economy, and the Planet
New York Times, United States - Nov 26, 2008
Environment ministers preparing for next week’s talks on global warming in Poznan, Poland, have been sounding decidedly downbeat. From Paris to Beijing, ...

Climate change End of the party, UK - 2 hours ago
In his new book on climate change, Hot, Flat and Crowded, the American journalist Thomas Friedman demolishes the notion that we are in the middle of a green ...
Climate advisors take electric road BBC News

Climate talks open with call for cooperation
Toronto Star, Canada - 6 hours ago
POZNAN, POLAND — Against a backdrop of global financial crises, the UN Climate Change Conference opened today with a call for a new climate deal by 2009. ...

Youth Embarassed By US Delegation at Climate Conference
Environment News Service - 7 hours ago
POZNAN, Poland, December 1, 2008 (ENS) - The US climate delegation's "sidestepping and recalcitrance" in a news conference on the opening morning of the ...

The free markets will never tackle climate change effectively. We ..., UK - 10 hours ago
Climate change is an awkward issue for our leaders. Both main parties have wrestled with the challenge, both trying to make it theirs, but neither able to

Green groups condemn climate plan delay
Sydney Morning Herald, Australia - 45 minutes ago
The Minister for Climate Change and the Environment, Carmel Tebbutt, said some businesses were having trouble preparing to make the switch, so the scheme

November World Temperature Trends - 9 hours ago
And this is useful and timely given the debate over Climate Change (or Global Warming). So let us take a peek at the shape of temperature patten over land ...

Global warming: Too close to home
Seattle Post Intelligencer - Nov 30, 2008
Climate change gets our vote, in part because it will be with us for decades to come. That's even more our thought in the wake of the findings of scientists ...
Ocean off North Olympic Peninsula 10 times more acidic than thought
Peninsula Daily

Report: British Energy Infrastructure Ready For Climate Change
AHN - Nov 30, 2008
The British energy industry is prepared for the impacts of climate change, according to an industry-backed study. The study says that the country's ...
UK climate targets to hit household bills:gov't adviser
Reuters UK

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