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What drought? California snowpack is now above normal

Here’s some good news from the “weather not climate” department. The latest series of storms, part of an “atmospheric river” pattern,...

Goodbye to a misguided war on coal

From The Washington Times ANALYSIS/OPINION: The unexpected departure of Dr. Jim Yong Kim as president of the World Bank gives President Donald J. Trump the...

Compostables Were Meant To Save Us From Plastics. They’re Overflowing Landfills

From The Daily Caller Jason Hopkins | Energy Investigator Originally intended to help alleviate plastic waste, compostable products are instead filling up landfills and wreaking...

China’s coal output hits highest in over 3 years as mines start up

From Reuters BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s December coal output climbed 2.1 percent from the year before, government data showed, hitting the highest level in...

Meteoroid Hits the Moon During Recent Lunar Eclipse

This is a treat. On Jan. 21st, a meteoroid slammed into the Moon. We know this because many amateur astronomers witnessed...

Germany’s Climate Crusade May Put An End To No Speed-Limit Autobahns

From The Daily Caller Michael Bastasch | Energy Editor Your chance to fly down Germany’s famous no speed-limit autobahns may be slipping away if the...

Is ocean warming accelerating faster than thought? In a word, no.

There are a number of statements in Cheng et al. (2019) ‘How fast are the oceans warming’, (‘the paper’) that appear to be...

President Trump Tweets About Snow… Science “Journalist” Has Meltdown! Film at 11.

Guest eye-rolling by David Middleton The Atlantic’s Robinson Meyer once again demonstrates a music major’s grasp of science… SCIENCE There’s Snow on TV, so Trump’s Tweeting...

Greenland ice melting four times faster than in 2003, study finds

Public Release: 21-Jan-2019 Southwest part of the island could be major contributor to sea level rise Ohio State University COLUMBUS, Ohio – Greenland is melting faster...

Scientists turn carbon emissions into usable energy

Public Release: 19-Jan-2019 Scientists turn carbon emissions into usable energy Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology(UNIST) IMAGE: This is a schematic illustration of Hybrid Na-CO2...