Skip to main content
Report this ad

The Latest

  • Floods linked to prayer
    Recent Flooding Traced to Religious Fervor
    Local Christians biggest culprits, but all religions must share the blame DALLAS (May 25, 2015) – We have figured out the answer. Our spring waves of intense storms and flooding can be traced directly to those who regularly engage in prayer...
  • Plains responds to media criticism of its safety record and Refugio oil spill
    Plains responds to media criticism of its safety record and Refugio oil spill
    Plains All American Pipeline Company, L.P., has responded to media criticism of its safety record and lack of automatic shutoff valves in a pipeline that spilled 2,500 barrels of crude oil, despoiling the Santa Barbara coast and adjoining ocean...
  • Plains oil spill in Santa Barbara reveals some interesting information
    Plains oil spill in Santa Barbara reveals some interesting information
    On Tuesday morning, May 19, 2015, something happened to an onshore pipeline belonging to Plains All American Pipeline Company, LP., near Santa Barbara, CA. Approximately 2,500 barrels of crude oil was released from what has been reported to be a...
  • Running Bomb Trains through Rochester, NY
    Running Bomb Trains through Rochester, NY
    Mothers Out FrontandPeople of Albany United for Safe Energy(PAUSE) hosted an informative meeting Sunday (5/16/2015) on the dangers of Bomb Trains (railroad’s term not ours) that included a litany of explosive oil train derailments (9 since...
  • richard_bloom
    California closes in on ban of plastic microbeads in consumer products
    California lawmakers, never shy when addressing environmental problems, have their sights set on another ecosystem problem – the use of plastic microbeads in beauty and personal care products. A bill that would ban the use of such materials...
  • Antarctica Sea Ice
    IPCC author: Antarctica's abrupt glacial melting 'greatly overestimated'
    Researchers from the University of Bristol (UOB) announced Thursday that glaciers in the Antarctic peninsula are starting to thaw much faster than expected, dumping millions of gallons of freshwater into the oceans, which they blame on global...
  • Worms
    How worms may stave off global warming
    A new report published Tuesday in the The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences shows that the microbes that feed on decaying organic matter release roughly 7.5-9 times more carbon dioxide (CO2) into the atmosphere than man-made...
  • Forget ISIS, climate change is the real national security threat
    Forget ISIS, climate change is the real national security threat
    According to excerpts provided to the media ahead of a commencement address President Obama will deliver today, he says the challenges of climate change are a matter of national security that "that threatens to aggravate poverty and political...
  • Jerry Brown 1 Under 2 MOU
    Governor Brown signs historic GHG agreement today with other world leaders
    California Governor Jerry Brown continued to establish his legacy as a champion for the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions (GHG) today when he signed an historic, first-of-its-kind agreement with leaders from 11 other states and countries...
  • An American Liberal
    Am American Liberal
    Liberals must stop hiding from the label. Only we Liberals have brought progress, and from which comes the very word, liberty.• I am a revolutionary, never stagnant• I defend the entire Bill of Rights, not just parts• I believe in...
  • Parents of autistic children peacefully protest the party of choice
    Parents peacefully protest CA Democratic Party Convention RE: mandatory vaccines
    About 1000 parents peacefully protested the California Democratic party convention today May 16, 2015 in Anaheim, California to keep the opt out provisions in the state's current vaccination policy. Legislation (SB 277 Pan D) to remove the...
  • Bold Climate Change actions for Rochester, New York
    Bold Climate Change actions for Rochester, New York
    I’ve been skimming through the 2015 Climate Action Plan (actually a comment draft) for Portland, Oregon. It’s very readable—full of photos and graphs and bullet points—easy to skim and get the gist: these folks are freaking...
  • Doosan_cng_website
    Doosan Infracore Company fined $647,500 for violating air pollution regs
    Another engine manufacturing company has run afoul of California's stringent air pollution regulations and has agreed to pay a significant fine as a result. South Korean based Doosan Infracore Company Ltd. illegally made field modifications to...
  • Secretary of State John Kerry
    Flashback 2009: John Kerry's epic fail on an ice-free Arctic by 2015
    When John Kerry was still a powerful Democrat from Massachusetts, he stood on the Senate floor on June 25, 2009, and said that in five years, the Arctic would be completely ice free (see video). Except that prediction, like so many others made by...
  • Mawson Station
    Record Antarctic sea ice causing serious problems for scientists
    Rob Wooding, the operations manager of the Australian Antarctic Division, told the media on Monday that growing sea ice around Antarctica is creating 'serious problems' for scientists studying the continent. Mawson Station, the longest...
Report this ad