Monthly Archives: October 2010

Michael Mann in Washington Post op-ed: “Get the anti-science bent out of politics”

Penn State University climate scientist Michael Mann has a column in the Washington Post section this morning that begins: “As a scientist, I shouldn’t have a stake in the upcoming midterm elections, but unfortunately, it seems that I — and … Continue reading

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10/10/10 White House rally a part of actions worldwide calling for climate solutions

At a rally at the White House this Sunday, October 10, speakers including NASA climate scientist James Hansen will call on President Obama and other political leaders to adopt global warming and clean energy policies on a scale that truly … Continue reading

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Cuccinelli denialist witch-hunt is about political ambition, not climate science (Part 2 of 2)

Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli’s renewed ‘Civil Investigative Demand’ for documents relating to research at the University of Virginia by climate scientist Michael Mann is blatantly bogus in its purported interest in scientific integrity. But it is transparent in its willingness … Continue reading

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Cuccinelli denialist witch-hunt is about political ambition, not climate science (Part 1 of 2)

Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli’s renewed ‘Civil Investigative Demand’ for documents relating to research at the University of Virginia by climate scientist Michael Mann is blatantly bogus in its purported interest in scientific integrity. But it is transparent in its … Continue reading

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Government scientific integrity issues in Canada and the U.S. – Earthbeat Radio interview

The Canadian government appears to be politically filtering scientific information. And while the Obama administration is an improvement over its predecessor on scientific integrity, there remain unresolved issues, including federal agencies being more than a year late with new protections … Continue reading

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US faces collision between energy demands and water scarcity, reports Circle of Blue

The U.S. must integrate water and energy planning as the nation heads into a collision between rising energy and water demands and increasing water scarcity, warns Circle of Blue Waternews, an international news network of journalists and scientists reporting on … Continue reading

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