- At Issue: Role of Arctic Sea Ice Melt in Mid-Latitude Cold Extremes
- Survey Released at AAAS: Scientists, Evangelicals Open to Collaboration
- Climate ‘Denialism’ Through Eyes of U.C. Davis Political Scientist
- National Academy/Royal Society Join Forces on New Climate Booklet
- Freelancers Reach Crowd-Funding Goal of 800 Subscribers
- New Research Explores Role of Trade Winds, Volcanoes in Warming ‘Hiatus’
- A Meteorologist’s (and Entrepreneur’s) Take on a Media Question
- Western U.K.’s Winter of Weather Discontent Featured in New Video
- Strange Bedfellows … and Fear of Broad Impacts of Mann/UVa Court Ruling
- Six Climate Freelancers Seeking Support Base of 800 Subscribers
Category Archives: News Notes
Those interested in climate change and behavioral change – or lack of behavioral change – will be interested in Time reporter Bryan Walsh’s recent blog posting entitled “What the Public Doesn’t Get About Climate Change.”
“It’s a long way from $700 billion ….” With that glib lead paragraph, the presumably still-employed Jenna Wortham reported in the November 24 New York Times that TypePad publisher Six Apart has started “its own economic bailout plan” for recently [...]
The National Environmental Education Foundation has posted online a series of 15 questions and answers designed to address what the group thinks are top questions on the minds of broadcast meteorologists when it comes to the issue of climate change.
Timing is everything. So NBC Universal must not have been too surprised when it found its decision to dismiss a few score staff – including on-camera meteorologists and apparently its entire environmental unit – raised a few eyebrows.
A newly released “essential resource” for journalists, scientists, and educators working with climate change science issues describes journalists/scientists dialogues that took place in a series of nationwide workshops with support from the National Science Foundation.*
Ramping up wind and solar power could provide the nation with promising sources of alternative energy, but the U.S.’s existing electricity grid may not be able to handle it.
A youth movement that grew out of the International Climate Negotiations in Montreal plans a national teach-in on global warming across the U.S. on February 5.