Category: climate scientist

Does Record Snowfall Disprove Global Warming? …

Does Record Snowfall Disprove Global Warming? ‘Exactly the Opposite,’ Scientist Says:

While climate deniers might point to the cold weather as more proof of the “global warming hoax,” climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe begs to differ.

“What’s with all the snow?” she tweeted Tuesday. “Does it mean global warming is finished? Nope; it’s exactly the opposite, in fact. Warmer temperatures are increasing the risk of lake-effect snow.”

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This tweet from scientist Jacquelyn Gill (@JacqelynGill) went…

This tweet from scientist Jacquelyn Gill (@JacqelynGill) went viral, and for good reason. The war on science continues, and she summed up this story perfectly into 3 sentences on Twitter. 

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Let’s stop debating climate change and start combating it

Let’s stop debating climate change and start combating it:

“Continuing to argue about what’s causing the planet to warm is the moral equivalent of arguing over whether wood burns while a fire is climbing up out of the basement of your house. It’s time Republicans stop arguing and got out the hoses instead.“

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“What Pruitt and his ilk really want is to stack the deck against mainstream science by giving…”

“What Pruitt and his ilk really want is to stack the deck against mainstream science by giving cronies and industry lobbyists an undeserved place at the science table.”

Michael Mann, Climate Scientist. Read more.  

Photo: Whatcom County Council meeting at Bellingham High…

Photo: Whatcom County Council meeting at Bellingham High School.

Over 140 Democrats have supported a resolution to formally condemn the recent withdrawal from the Paris Climate Agreement. The members of the House and Senate whom support the resolution have called on their fellow Congresspeople to also declare their support publicly too.

Read more here:
https://www.forbes.com/sites/rebeccaheilweil1/2017/06/19/171-house-democrats-want-congress-to-condemn-trumps-paris-withdrawal/#7f086eb32cae

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“As you all know, Donald Trump is wrong about a lot of things. But there is no area where he is more…”

““As you all know, Donald Trump is wrong about a lot of things. But there is no area where he is more wrong than on the issue of climate change.”

Senator Bernie Sanders, who is sponsoring a bill that proposes a switch to 100% clean, renewable energy by 2050. Read more. 

“And let’s have a respectful, honest debate on what to do about it. But let’s not dismiss…”

“And let’s have a respectful, honest debate on what to do about it. But let’s not dismiss this incorrectly as a hoax or a conspiracy. We all lose if we embrace ignorance with open arms.”

Ben Santer, climate scientist, appearing on Late Night with Seth Myers as a private citizen to discuss climate change.