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25 Years Ago NY Times Got Global Warming Right

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Our friend Robert Bradley recently took a look back 25 years ago when the New York Times still had some scientific backbone.

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Global Warming Debate Over: We’re Doomed

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According to Guy McPherson, Professor Emeritus of Natural Resources, Ecology, etc., at the University of Arizona, (presumably man-made) climate change is "irreversible"...

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Walter Block: Regulations Contributed To And Worsened The BP Oil Spill

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Summary By Luis Rivera III: Many people are under the false impression that the oil spill that occurred in April of 2010 was due to a lack of regulations. One of these individuals is Thomas Frank, a journalist from The Wall Street Journal.

In this lecture Walter Block offers a...

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Mom or government?

Big GovernmentThe Environment


It's tornado season here in Ohio. This afternoon as a few funnel clouds were forming miles from my house, I received a call from my mother living in Florida. Seems she was not about to wait for her son to make his yearly Mother's Day call as she had urgent news. CNN and other news outlets were...

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LEED: the ticket to a greener career

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Government green included, of course.

Can you answer the following questions correctly (take a guess if you like, I did)?

1. Which two of the following are considered sources of potable water in LEED? (Choose two.)

  • A. irrigation wells
  • B. captured rain water
  • ...
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The Ocean in Dangerous Denial of Global Warming

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NPR reports that the ocean seems to be slightly cooling rather than warming. Let's give the ocean a government grant and see if it changes its mind.

Also, here is...

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Cold Wave Attributed to Global Warming

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Huh? That's right.

"The recent cold wave sweeping across Mumbai and other parts of India could be attributed to global warming, experts said on Tuesday here at an environmental conference. Addressing the 'Combat Global...

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Better stay in Bali, boys, it's cold up here!

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As Northern Hemisphere snow cover exceeds the 10-year seasonal average, another backlash against the Carbocollectivists' claims of consensus has been compiled,...

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Ethanol: Government vs. the Environment

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This article from MSNBC shows how government-sponsored ethanol may seriously harm the environment, as fertilizer from the increased corn production makes its way to the Gulf of Mexico and kills sea life. So not only does ethanol hit taxpayers...

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Global Warming: How Scholastic Publishing Gets 'Em Young

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The Science and Public Policy Institute carries this report on a book on global warming for schoolchildren written by Film Director Laurie David and published by Scholastic Publishers, the producers of such staples for...

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