Browsing All posts tagged under »carbon dioxide«

DC appeals court says EPA’s interpretation of Clean Air Act “unambiguously correct”

July 19, 2012

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The states and industry groups tried to argue that the EPA's greenhouse gas regulations went against the Clean Air Act in multiple ways. But the DC appeals court strongly disagreed, finding in every instance that the EPA was "unambiguously correct."

“Murderers, tyrants, and madmen” – a video response from Peter Sinclair

May 17, 2012

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Peter Sinclair shows how claims that global warming advocates are "murderers, tyrants, and madmen" by Joe Bast of The Heartland Institute are wildly inaccurate.

Serious errors and shortcomings void climate letter by 49 former NASA employees

April 25, 2012

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Six errors plus two shortcomings equals 49 former NASA employees with no climate science credentials damaging their own reputations.

Climate Science for Everyone: Carbon dioxide increases in the air are mostly from burning coal, oil, and natural gas

March 6, 2012

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Carbon dioxide has been increasing in the atmosphere for a long time now. Scientists have thoroughly examined all the possible sources - the ocean, land plants, and fossil fuels - and concluded that the increase is the result of burning coal, oil, and natural gas.

Climate science discussion between Burt Rutan and Brian Angliss

January 31, 2012

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S&R's collection of a discussion on human-caused climate disruption between Brian Angliss, S&R climate/science writer and electrical engineer, and Burt Rutan, aerospace engineer and former CEO of Scaled Composites.

Climate Science for Everyone: How scientists measure the carbon dioxide in 800,000 year old air

January 28, 2012

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Scientists can directly measure air that has been sealed in an icy time capsule for 800,000 years. Climate Science for Everyone describes how this works.

An open letter to Burt Rutan, regarding his WSJ commentary on human-caused climate disruption

January 27, 2012

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[Update: My original post, Burt Rutan’s comments, and my responses to his comments have been copied here. That post has closed comments and will be updated with any further discussion Burt and I have, either in the massive comment thread below or independently. If you’re interested in just Burt’s and my discussion to date, minus […]