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2013 Sees Rebound in Climate Coverage Worldwide

2013 saw a 30 percent uptick in stories about climate change issues from 2012, according to a recent analysis released by The Daily Climate. The analysis found 24,000 news articles, opinions and editorials in mainstream news outlets worldwide that had to do with climate change issues, up from 18,546 stories in 2012. The overall increase […]

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New Report on Fox & WSJ’s Misguidance of Americans on Climate Change

In a new report, the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) compared six months of Fox News broadcasting and a year’s worth of Wall Street Journal editorial pages that reference the topic of climate change and global warming to examine the mainstream scientific understanding of each topic. 93% of information presented by Fox News and 81% […]

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Climate Skeptics and Conservatives, Alike, Are Changing Their Opinions

From Republican leaders to the CEO of Exxon Mobil, in this WSJ article Fred Krupp reports that the usual climate skeptics are reevaluating climate change’s probability and accepting the truth of its existence. This is a step in the right direction, but emerging “we’ll adapt” wordsmiths (i.e. it’s happening, but don’t worry about it) should […]

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Following the Polling on Global Warming

by Bob Perkowitz  Just like the rest of the planet, America is heating up. So far this year we are seeing nine new record high temperatures for every record low. Some of those new record high temperatures are literally frightening, smashing old all-time records by 30 degrees or more. Even as they continue to deny […]

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Preaching Climate Change

In support of last weekend’s National Preach-In on Global Warming, religious leaders across the country preached the word of climate change to their congregations. The message was also delivered through bulletin inserts about global warming, Valentine’s postcards for legislators, and a Preaching for the Planet DVD. Employing the church as a voice for climate is […]

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Climate Change Not Debatable: Climate Scientists Respond to WSJ’s “No Need to Panic”:

Publicly standing up for climate and the study of its science, thirty-eight scientists signed a letter penned by distinguished senior scientist Kevin Trenberth, Sc.D. that strongly criticizes WSJ’s recent publishing of the “No Need to Panic About Global Warming” op-ed. Trenberth eloquently points out the flaws and falsities of the “No Need to Panic” article […]

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The Secret to Turning Consumers Green

The Secret to Turning Consumers Green

Stephanie Simon uncovers the secret to turning consumers green. It isn't financial incentives. It isn't more information. It's guilt.  Simon looks at the role of peer pressure to motivate Americans, providing real-life examples of success, including from our nation's capital. (more…)

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