By Kermit Frosch | Jan 10, 2008 | 5
The ocean levels are not going to rise by 20 feet by 2100. According to the UN's International Panel on Climate Change, it's more like a single foot, or maybe 18 inches.
By Kermit Frosch | Jan 9, 2008 | 4
Government proposals to fix global warming won't work, at great expense.
By Kermit Frosch | Jan 8, 2008 | 1
Out of every million pounds of atmosphere... we are adding 6 pounds of carbon. That's .0006%.
By Kermit Frosch | Jan 7, 2008 | 0
The planet Mars is getting warmer too. As far as we can tell from SEC filings, neither Exxon nor Halliburton have significant operations on that planet; nor does it fall under the authority of the Bush administration.
By Kermit Frosch | Jan 4, 2008 | 5
Over time, it's been both much colder and a good bit warmer, than it is today. It's been reported that the hottest years of the past century was 2006 until NASA found their math was wrong: it was actually 1934.
By Kermit Frosch | Jan 2, 2008 | 19
The 1962 publication of Rachel Carson's classic "Silent Spring" marks the beginning of a sea change: the mass attack on technology and progress as a whole, for environmental reasons.
By Will Offensicht | Dec 27, 2007 | 17
How come all the environmentalists keep proposing things people don't want to do? Real solutions nedn't require deprivation.
By Hobbes | Dec 24, 2007 | 4
It is claimed that this boat runs on biodiesel made form the crew's fat and that it is carbon-neutral. But how is that calculated?
By Kermit Frosch | Dec 20, 2007 | 13
Somebody in Europe has realized what's crystal clear to anyone with a brain: reducing carbon emissions destroys your economy.
By Will Offensicht | Oct 29, 2007 | 1
Are boaters deliberately trying to kill manatees?