Key Biden Nominee On Oil Companies: ‘We Want Them To Go Bankrupt If We Want To Tackle Climate Change’
Saule Omarova, Democrat President Joe Biden’s Marxist-friendly nominee to lead the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, said earlier this year that she wants oil and gas companies to go bankrupt, which comes as Americans face surging gas prices. “Here what I’m thinking about is primarily coal industry and oil and gas industry. A […]
William, Duke of Cambridge, told the BBC that society needs “the world’s greatest brains and minds fixed on trying to repair this planet,” and not focused on “trying to find the next place to go and live.” His comments come as world leaders and scientists continue to grapple with the climate change emergency and as […]
Cop26 summit 'is mismanaged': Sponsors of climate change conference condemn it as 'very last minute' | Daily Mail Online
Cop26 summit ‘is mismanaged’: Sponsors of climate change conference condemn it as ‘very last minute’… and blame ‘inexperienced’ civil servants for the issues Companies that have spent millions sponsoring the Cop26 climate summit have condemned the event as ‘mismanaged’ and ‘very last minute’. The backers, which include some of Britain’s biggest firms, have formally complained ahead […]
Climate Change Poses a Widening Threat to National Security - The New York Times
The Department of Homeland Security, which includes the U.S. Coast Guard, warned that as ice melts in Arctic Ocean, competition will increase for fish, minerals and other resources. Another report warned that tens of millions of people are likely to be displaced by 2050 because of climate change — including as many as 143 million […]
Biden Widely Mocked After Appearing To Struggle To Stay Awake During Climate Change Conference
President Joe Biden faced backlash on Monday after cameras appeared to catch him struggling to stay awake at times during the opening speeches at 2021 United Nations Climate Change Conference, also known as COP26. Zach Purser Brown, a reporter at The Washington Post, posted video footage of the incident, writing: “Biden appears to fall asleep […]
Arctic Ice Coverage Is Up Substantially | The American Spectator | USA News and PoliticsThe American Spectator | USA News and Politics
Scientists at the National Snow and Ice Data Center announced Wednesday that the Arctic ice sheet extends 25 percent further than it did last summer, with 1.82 million square miles of ice at its annual low. Arctic ice coverage reaches its lowest extent in mid- to late September following the melting season.  This year’s post-melting […]
It’s now or never: Scientists warn time of reckoning has come for the planet | Climate change | The Guardian
At the end of the 60s sci-fi classic, The Day the Earth Caught Fire, the camera pans across the Daily Express case room to a front page proof hanging on a wall. “Earth Saved”, screams the headline. The camera pans. “Earth Doomed”, announces the proof beside it. The head printer looks baffled. Which page will […]
Triple jeopardy: Children face dark future of climate disasters
A child born in 2021 will live on average through seven times as many heat waves, twice as many wildfires and nearly three times as many droughts, crop failures and river floods as their grandparents, according to a study released Sunday that looks at how different generations will be affected by climate change. The results, […]
July was Earth's hottest month on record, NOAA says
The world broke a major record last month — although it has little reason to brag about the milestone. July was the hottest month ever recorded, according to data released Friday by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration — an “unenviable distinction” that could ratchet up anxiety about climate change. “In this case, first place […]