Monthly Archives: July 2013

Lu Blames Global Warming on CFCs (Curve Fitting Correlations)

http://www.skepticalscience.com/lu-2013-cfcs.html Posted on 5 June 2013 by dana1981 A paper just published in an obscure physics journal by the University of Waterloo’s Qing-Bin Lu (2013) has drawn quite a bit of media attention for blaming global warming not on carbon dioxide, but rather … Continue reading

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Lionfish invade America’s waters

Published on Jul 22, 2013 The Lionfish is an invasive species that gathers around coral reef and preys on the fish in the vicinity, but somehow these underwater creatures made their way into America’s waters and are now disturbing the … Continue reading

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Kerala – NAPM Statement condemning brutal police attack on protest against Nitta Gelatin in Kathikudam

http://sanhati.com/ July 23, 2013   New Delhi, July 21 : In a shocking and highly condemnable incident police brutally attacked the peaceful gathering of villagers, yesterday, who were removing the illegally laid effluent pipeline of the Nitta Gelatin Company in … Continue reading

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Climate Change: Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disas

Published on Mar 18, 2013 Chris Field Director, Department of Global Ecology, Carnegie Institution for Science; Professor, Environmental Earth System Science, School of Earth Sciences; Melvin and Joan Lane Professor for Interdisciplinary Environmental Studies, Department of Biology; Faculty Director, Jasper … Continue reading

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The Two Aims of the Budget

http://www.rupe-india.org/53/budget.html The Budget has in the main two explicit aims, as stated in Chidambaram’s Budget speech. The first is to attract foreign capital at all costs: I have been at pains to state over and over again that India, at … Continue reading

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The Six Stages of Climate Change Denial

Published on Jul 13, 2013 Full video available at: http://fora.tv/2012/12/04/Climate_Ske… Michael Mann, geosciences professor and author of The Hockey Stick and the Climate Wars, deconstructs the manner in which skeptics deny evidence that points rapid climate change. “Each argument becomes … Continue reading

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earthrise – series four, episode one

http://www.youtube.com/user/AlJazeeraEnglish?feature=watch Published on Jul 10, 2013 earthrise explores solutions to today’s environmental challenges, taking an upbeat look at ecological, scientific, technological and design projects the world over. A revolutionary experiment in sustainable agriculture is showing impressive results in south India. … Continue reading

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