Category: climate science

Why is ExxonMobil Still Funding Climate Scienc…

Why is ExxonMobil Still Funding Climate Science Denier Groups?:

“A decade after pledging to end its support for climate science deniers, ExxonMobil gave $1.5 million last year to 11 think tanks and lobby groups that reject established climate science and openly oppose the oil and gas giant’s professed climate policy preferences, according to the company’s annual charitable giving report released this week.“

For many scientists, this is the year they sta…

For many scientists, this is the year they started living climate change rather than just studying it.

NOAA’s Acting Chief Floated New Mission, Ignor…

NOAA’s Acting Chief Floated New Mission, Ignoring Climate Change:

“The acting chief of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration proposed removing the word “climate” from the research agency’s mission statement, the latest maneuver in the Trump administration’s wide-ranging effort to downplay federal work on climate science and limit the public’s access to it.“

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GOP senators challenge funding for global warm…

GOP senators challenge funding for global warming education program:

Four climate denier senators – Ted Cruz, R-Texas, Rand Paul, R-Ky., James Lankford, R-Okla., and Jim Inhofe, R-Okla – are railing against a program that educates TV weathercasters on the science of climate change and how to report on it.

Join the movement to #StandUpForScience against these constant attacks: climatetruth.org/standup

That NASA climate science program Trump axed? …

That NASA climate science program Trump axed? House lawmakers just moved to restore it:

“A U.S. House of Representatives spending panel voted today to restore a small NASA climate research program that President Donald Trump’s administration had quietly axed.”

Join us to fight back against the war on climate science from this administration.

In an internal memo, the White House considere…

In an internal memo, the White House considered whether to simply ‘ignore’ federal climate research:

“Even as Trump’s deputies have worked methodically to uproot policies aimed at curbing the nation’s carbon output, the administration’s agencies continue to produce reports showing that climate change is happening, is human-driven and is a threat to the United States.“

Join us to fight back against the war on climate science from this administration. 

Trump just put a climate science doubter in ch…

Trump just put a climate science doubter in charge of the department that leads international climate talks:

This is fine. 

The E.P.A. Chief Wanted a Climate Science Deba…

The E.P.A. Chief Wanted a Climate Science Debate. Trump’s Chief of Staff Stopped Him.: undefined

Sign the Petition: Kick Climate Deniers out of…

Sign the Petition: Kick Climate Deniers out of Science Museums:

Rebekah Mercer sits on the board of one of our nation’s largest and most respected natural history museums – the American Museum of Natural History – while she bankrolls groups that deny climate science.

More than 200 top climate and Earth scientists have signed a letter urging the museum to cut ties to Mercer. Add your voice to theirs.

Sign this petition to the American Museum of Natural History: It’s time to get science deniers out of science museums. Kick Mercer off the board!

Arctic spring is starting 16 days earlier than…

Arctic spring is starting 16 days earlier than a decade ago, study shows: undefined