Category Archives: Melting Planet

Arctic Ice Melting at Accelerating Pace

By David L. Brown As we all know by now there is no global warming or climate change, thanks to a concerted effort by deniers to insist that we all put our fingers in our ears and recite “La, la, … Continue reading

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Realism and Inevitability

By David L. Brown Those who have followed this website over the past five-plus years know that a major theme of my ranting and posturing has been in relation to the very real dangers of economic, environmental, social and technological … Continue reading

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The Tragedy of Climate Change Denial

By David L. Brown Well, we all know that it has been really cold in many places this winter, and that that is proof positive that global warming is a hoax. Oh, didn’t you know that? It’s true, and all … Continue reading

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Good News for Polar Bears (Or Maybe Not)

By David L. Brown Hooray! According to Reuters, polar bear researchers have determined that the iconic bears may not be doomed after all. Here’s the lead from the article, which you can read here: (Reuters) – All is not lost … Continue reading

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California Stays the Course on Green Energy

By David L. Brown Another example of the way in which energy moguls work to block development of sustainable, clean energy was the recent introduction of Prop. 23 in California. This proposition, which came to a vote on November 2, … Continue reading

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Those Strange Climate Change Deniers

By David L. Brown Global warming/climate change deniers are strange fellows indeed. Despite the overwhelming evidence that human-caused global warming is real and may seriously harm our planet, they continue to raise doubts. One of their arguments is that most … Continue reading

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Great Lakes Are ‘Running a Fever’

By David L. Brown The Great Lakes are artifacts of the last Ice Age, gouged from the earth by massive glaciers that once covered much of Canada and the upper part of the present United States.  They form the largest … Continue reading

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So Far, 2010 Is Hottest Year Ever

By David L. Brown A new report just issued by the NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies concludes that 2010 to-date is the warmest year on record. This continues on a trend that has been observed over a period of … Continue reading

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A New ‘Champion’ for Anti-Climate Change

By David L. Brown We’ve railed for several years about the support of anti-global warming activists by self-interested corporations. Now, according to an article on Scientific American’s web site, here, there’s a new champion handing out money to shills for … Continue reading

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Global Warming Not Real? Ask a Canadian

By David L. Brown Just as the global warming and climate change deniers proclaim that the whole thing is a hoax perpetrated by thousands of dodgy scientists, from Canada we learn that the winter just drawing to a close was … Continue reading

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