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Climate Change News

Other than the climate change and science stories we’ve already covered this week, here’s a roundup of some of the top climate change (especially climate science) stories I’ve seen around the interwebs: Arctic Temperatures Continue Rapid Rise as 2011 Breaks Record Set in 2010 According to NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS), the annual mean surface […]

January 27th

Midst Senate Rebuttles, USDA Reports Benefits of Climate Change Legislation

Much has been said in opposition to the cap and trade climate legislation that is currently on the Senate’s plate. Opponents have argued repeatedly that the legislation will do nothing but increase the cost of energy, which will force companies send jobs over seas, where labor is cheaper, in order to keep up with production demands. Senator Kit Bond (R-Missouri) even went as far as to call the Waxman-Markey Bill “a pig in a poke.”

July 22nd