Tagged: global warming

Latest Climate Change Data and Denials

Latest Climate Change Data and Denials

This week saw two important notes in climate news and events. First, an AP Wire story on new climate data revealing an alarming but unsurprising trend–more CO2 in the atmosphere. The amount of heat-trapping carbon dioxide in the air jumped dramatically in...

The Abnormal is the New Anthropocene Climate Norm

The Abnormal is the New Anthropocene Climate Norm

“The danger signs are all around.” UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon While we really don’t need UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon to tell us how f’d the planet and all of us are, it’s somewhat refreshing hearing a die-hard moderate like Ki-Moon speaking honestly...

North Carolina tries to vote away reality

North Carolina tries to vote away reality

This post is a little dated now, but still worth highlighting in my opinion. In a surprising turn of recent events, the North Carolina legislature voted July 3rd that history is not really history, but we can still use it to make...

It’s a Mad, Mad World!

It’s a Mad, Mad World!

  “I do not believe that this legislation changes the scientific standards that are taught in our schools or the curriculum that is used by our teachers.” –TN Governor Bill Haslam on the new Tennessee law mandating creationism be taught in science curriculum....