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Re: Climate Reality talk comes to Camden
Environmental lawyer Sharon Tisher will present a slide talk on Climate Reality: Connecting the dots between extreme weather and global warming at Camden Public Library Tuesday, June 4, at 7 p.m. Tisher teaches environmental law and energy policy courses in the School of Economics and Ecology and Environmental Sciences Program at the University of ... (more)
Andy McSmith's Diary: Is Ian Katz right for Newsnight?
Andy McSmith is a senior reporter at The Independent. He has vast experience in political journalism and has also appeared on documentaries for BBC Radio 4. BBC's Newsnight has been through seven turbulent months, taking in the Jimmy Savile and Lord McAlpine fiascos, and last night's apology for a "misleading and unfair" item about the Help for ... (more)
Thu May 16, 2013
Al Gore and Bono invest in Biz Stone's mystery startup
Twitter co-founder Biz Stone has picked up some interesting celebrity investors for his mysterious mobile startup Jelly.
Letters: C02 not a toxin
From 1981 to 2013 NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies has been headed by Dr.
Former Democratic colleague hits back at Markey over Confederate flag flap
Jones, whose band was disinvited from performing at a Tuesday fundraiser over Jones' support for the Confederate flag , took to the Boston Globe op-ed page to strike back at his former colleague.
Expo 2015's priority status shown in cuts exemption
Rome, May 15 - In its efforts to pull the country out of recession, the government has made no secret that Expo Milan 2015 is "the heart of Italy's recovery," as Premier Enrico Letta recently put it.
Wed May 15, 2013
Asia News Network
ISLAMABAD: Using analytics to identify voter fraud
As the vote count subsides, allegations of electoral fraud rise. Almost all major political parties in Pakistan have hurled allegations of voter fraud in the May 11 elections.
Foster's Daily Democrat
Two join Friends Forever board
Friends Forever is honored in welcoming Anne Romney and Bill Shaheen as the two newest members of their Board of Directors.
Thank you, George W. Bush
Having once had the highest approval rating going back to Truman, George W. Bush left office with an appalling 34 percent approval rating.
Analysis: Hillary Clinton Has the Most to Lose From Obama's Scandals
Conventional wisdom has long held that Hillary Clinton, if she runs for president, would be the clear frontrunner for the Democratic nomination in 2016.
Port Townsend Leader
Climate change and public policy
In the report series "Global Warming's Six Americas" the survey respondents in every segment across the spectrum - Alarmed, Concerned, Cautious, Disengaged, Doubtful, and Dismissive - perceive that people who share their views have the least political influence.
Tue May 14, 2013
The myth of green Australia
Having collected the Nobel peace prize in 2007, Al Gore's fortunes as a climate crusader slid into the doldrums.
Siobhan Harley Hired By Calvert Street Group
Rising Tampa Democratic superstar Siobhan Harley is moving to Tampa for her new job.
Savannah Guthrie's Engaged! 5 Things to Know About Today Anchor's Fiance Mike Feldman
Guthrie's not the only one with a big career! Mike is a founding partner and managing director of the Glover Park Group, a strategic communications firm.
Politics and climate change go hand-in-hand
The largest US state by total area, Alaska has an extremely varied topography ranging from volcanic islands to lakes and marshland, glaciers, rugged mountain ranges and flat tundra.
Leaders, distinguished speakers pledge to work towards clean energy at - Eve of Hope'
Washington DC: May 13, 2013: The fourth edition of the US-India Energy Partnership Summit entitled " Stimulating Technology, Trade and Development ", jointly organized by TERI North America and Yale University kickstarted with a glittering ceremony at the Washington Marriott today.
Danger: Greenhouse buildup
A historic landmark occurred last week. Scientists at a Hawaii mountaintop observatory reported that carbon dioxide buildup in the atmosphere reached 400 parts per million for the first time since the Pliocene Epoch -- 5 to 3 million years ago, long after dinosaurs died, but before early humans evolved.
Mon May 13, 2013
Quote of the week - Cook's cartooning crash
Stranger than fiction: A little background on the cartooning and cricket blogging of John Cook of Skeptical Science, Al Gore's Climate "Reality" drop partner.
Al Gore: Feds Have America's Back
Civil servants always will have the "American people's back" despite dysfunctional politics, former Vice President Al Gore told federal employees on Monday.
Greenhouse Gas at Highest Level in 2 Million Years
The old saying that "what goes up must come down" doesn't apply to carbon dioxide pollution in the air, which just hit an unnerving milestone.