Greenpeace co-founder clarifies: Climate crisis is ‘fake news and fake science’

Greenpeace co-founder clarifies: Climate crisis is ‘fake news and fake science’

by WorldTribune Staff, March 12, 2019 Climate change, as has been the case since the beginning of time, is real, the co-founder of Greenpeace said in a March 12 interview. But the insistence that climate change caused by humans will lead to catastrophe for the Earth, which drives much of liberal politics today, “is not […]

Willing to give up their private jets? These climate change advocates declined to answer

Willing to give up their private jets? These climate change advocates declined to answer

by WorldTribune Staff, December 12, 2018 Businesses, foundations and individuals who often lecture all of Earth’s inhabitants on their carbon footprints and are vocal supporters of the Paris Agreement on global warming lost their voices when asked if they were prepared to give up their CO2-spewing private jets. The Daily Caller News Foundation said it […]

Scientists forced to correct peer-reviewed ocean warming report: ‘We really muffed the error margins’

Scientists forced to correct peer-reviewed ocean warming report: ‘We really muffed the error margins’

by WorldTribune Staff, November 16, 2018 Researchers admitted to making a major mistake in a peer-reviewed paper claiming that the Earth’s oceans are warming much faster than thought due to climate change. The Oct. 31 article in Nature claimed that, over the past quarter-century, Earth’s oceans have retained 60 percent more heat each year than […]

Inconvenient data points on those California wildfires

Inconvenient data points on those California wildfires

by WorldTribune Staff, November 12, 2018 While the Left has been quick to attribute the deadly California wildfires to climate change, forestry analysts say poor land management and environmental regulations which limited logging are the main reasons behind the increase in devastating wildfires. Gov. Jerry Brown said wildfires were part of a “new normal” because of […]

‘Running out of time’: Al Gore spots warning signs in latest hurricanes

‘Running out of time’: Al Gore spots warning signs in latest hurricanes

by WorldTribune Staff, October 14, 2018 The recent Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report shows that current global warming “could actually extend to an existential threat to human civilization on this planet as we know it,” former Vice President Al Gore declared. In the IPCC report, 91 authors and editors from 40 countries concluded […]

Amazon’s Post: Trump ‘complicit’ in violence inflicted by Hurricane Florence

Amazon’s Post: Trump ‘complicit’ in violence inflicted by Hurricane Florence

by WorldTribune Staff, September 13, 2018 The Washington Post’s editorial board has assigned blame for Hurricane Florence – it’s President Donald Trump’s fault. The Post’s Sept. 12 editorial was titled “Another hurricane is about to batter our coast. Trump is complicit”. Today’s Washington Post failed to address the question whether a chastened Trump was also […]

30 years ago, James Hansen lit the ‘bonfire of greenhouse vanities’

30 years ago, James Hansen lit the ‘bonfire of greenhouse vanities’

by WorldTribune Staff, June 25, 2018 In the summer of 1988, NASA scientist James Hansen issued sounded the alarm on global warming. In testimony before the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, Hansen expressed a “high degree of confidence” in “a cause-and-effect relationship between the greenhouse effect and observed warming.” With his testimony, Hansen […]

Humility deficit in the corridors of shakedown science

Humility deficit in the corridors of shakedown science

Wesley Pruden “Climate research,” the New York Times confidently assures us, “stands at a crossroads.” This means that a lot of research scientists are standing at the crossroads, holding out paper bags like trick-or-treaters on Halloween night, standing in line for taxpayer largesse to fill ‘em up. These specialists in shakedown “science,” who speak only […]