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Despite Increased Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Global Temperatures Flat Over Last 15 Years

Despite Increased Greenhouse Gas Emissions, Global Temperatures Flat Over Last 15 Years

Inconvenient truth for the global warming alarmists: Over the past 15 years air temperatures at the Earth’s surface have been flat while greenhouse-gas emissions have continued to soar. The world added roughly 100 billion tonnes of carbon to the atmosphere between 2000 and 2010. That is about a quarter of all the CO₂ put there

Last Ever Snowfall in Britain to Happen This Weekend

Something unusual might occur at the famed Oxford-Cambridge boat race this Easter Sunday…snow. The Easter Sunday Boat Race between Oxford and Cambridge universities may see snow for the first time in three decades, the U.K.’s Met Office said. Snow flurries are possible amid temperatures of up to 5 degrees Celsius (41 degrees Fahrenheit), according to

Forget North Korea, US Admiral Says Global Warming Is The Greatest Threat In The Pacific

Here’s a depressing juxtaposition of headlines from my feed reader this morning. First up, a US admiral declares that global warming is America’s greatest threat in the Pacific: Next up, North Korea says they’re scrapping the armistice that ended the Korean War and are considering future strikes against South Korea: To my mind, the belligerent

Mummies Had Clogged Arteries, Nanny Statists Hardest Hit

The basis for government laws regulating unhealthy foods and drinks, up to and including New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s ban on large sugary drinks which is in effect starting tomorrow, is the idea that they cause problems such as heart disease. But new research into mummies indicates that heart disease was a problem for human

Republicans Don't Have A Gender Problem, They Have A Race Problem

Mark Perry takes a look at some of the demographic breakdowns from the 2012 presidential election and finds some interesting results. Despite the “war on women” narrative, Romney actually beat Obama among white women by 16 points. The problem is that, overall, Romney lost women by 11 points. The take-away from these numbers is that

Can Obamacare Help Fight Global Warming?

We all know about Obamacare’s de facto 30 hour work week. The insurance mandate applied to full-time employees is inspiring many employers around the nation to cut hours for their employers. Also, the taxes included in that law are already costing jobs too. But you know what? Maybe it’s a good thing, because according to

Now That He's Out Of Excuses, Will Obama Approve The Keystone XL Pipeline?

The State Department is winding up yet another review of the Keystone XL pipeline issue, and isn’t likely to produce anything all that different from previous reviews, and now the State of Nebraska has approved the route the pipeline will take through their state. It seems President Obama is running out of excuses to sandbag

US Oil Production Grew More In 2012 Than Any Other Year In History

Remember “peak oil?” The theory that we would one day run out of oil – just a few decades ago people were predicting it would happen in our lifetimes – has been, along with “global warming,” the primary justification for billions of dollars in government largess dumped on the so-called “green” or “renewable” energy industry.

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