Climate change

Japan Sets New CO2 Record

November 18, 2008 / No Comments

Japan's greenhouse gas emissions hit a record high making Japan the world's fifth-largest CO2 producer and putting them at risk of an embarrassing failure to meet its Kyoto target over the next four years. The increase of 2.3 percent last year was largely due to the closure of Japan's biggest nuclear power plant after an earthquake. Emissions rose to 1.371 billion ...

Final Verdict: Human Activity Undeniably Caused the Climate Change at the Poles

November 3, 2008 / No Comments

Whenever there is a scientific theory or even an assumption, the most obvious effect of it, is the appearance of the skeptics. It is such people who have always maintained that the humans as a race were over-reacting to the phenomenon of 'global warming' and that it was just a natural cycle of the Earth that was causing climate changes. But ...

Prince Charles Urges World to Fight Climate Change

October 29, 2008 / No Comments

Prince Charles is in Tokyo urging the world to fight climate change saying that, "Given the current turbulence in the international financial system and the immediate and damaging effect it is having on the whole world, the credit crunch is rightly a preoccupation of vast significance and importance. But we take our eye off the 'climate crunch' at our peril." The Prince thinks ...

Climate Change Bleaches Corals

October 29, 2008 / No Comments

Corals at the Great Barrier Reef are soaking up carbon dioxide at new levels say researchers. As a result, the corals may (operative word) be accelerating bleaching and some might (operative word) be destroyed by 2050. I say operative word because the actual effect is not known and the ultimate outcome is still very much everyone's best guess. Could, maybe, might, ...

World Food Crisis Looms Says UN

October 17, 2008 / No Comments

The UN food agency - the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), is warning of a looming food crisis in Africa. The reason - global increase in food and fuel prices. The reason - increase production in bio-fuel at the expense of food production. The reason - climate change. Kenyan agriculture assistant minister said, "that in as much as bio-fuel continues to ...

Ed Westwick and Drew Barrymore Contribute to Global Climate Change

September 24, 2008 / No Comments

Ed Westwick and Drew Barrymore are making their contribution to global climate change. The celeb blogosphere is going volcanic with news of the two hanging out and well, doing other PG-rated things...that we know of. Maybe more. Steamy, hot...and other such passionate words are being tossed about regarding a recent make out session between the 21-year old star and 33-year ...

Spotless Sun Contributes to Climate Change

September 3, 2008 / 4 Comments

The global warming alarmists don't like hearing there might be other causes to climate change ... say, like increased activity from the Sun. A friend, who really is a rocket scientist, sent me a link to the story - Sun Makes History: First Spotless Month in a Century. For the first time in nearly 100 years the Sun passed without a ...

Hurricane Season Longer, Stormier, Arriving Earlier

July 15, 2008 / 1 Comment

Hurricane season this year is expected to be longer, stormier and arrive earlier. Climate scientists are saying that this centuries storms are bigger than last century's because the area of warm water that can support hurricanes is growing larger. The Atlantic Ocean is more hurricane friendly.  "There has been an increase in the seasonal length over the last century," Jay ...

31 Chinese Provinces Lean on EU, Norway, UNDP to Develop Green Plans

July 1, 2008 / No Comments

We do love it when a plan comes together, when the world gets along. Here's a guy who has people all over the world dancing together. On a different level, 31 provinces in China have received $4 million from Norway, the European Union and United Nations Development Program (UNDP) to draft programs to fight climate change over the next two ...

Energy Wasting Day, on April 1st

March 25, 2008 / No Comments

April 1st 2008 is Energy Wasting Day this year. Here is Dan Power that will teach you how to waste the energy and increase carbon emissions in his mission to fry the planet. Energy Wasting Day.... Are we kidding? Of course we are! They want to make people aware that if we were to change our habits just a little bit it ...