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October 3, 2016
Reader Opinion: In denial but learning
When we meet someone who is in denial about climate change, remember they are grieving for all the people and beauty of our earth being lost every day. All over the planet, people's lives are being transformed and the once reliable natural resources are disappearing. People in climate...
October 3, 2016 - 11:08pm
September 14, 2016
Reports: Climate change 'significant and direct' threat to U.S. military
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The effects of climate change endanger U.S. military operations and could increase the danger of international conflict,...
September 14, 2016 - 11:55am
August 23, 2016
Reader Opinion: Climate change
The normal scientific method is to develop a hypothesis, collect data, do experiments, and draw conclusions. I provided this link as evidence, principia-scientific.org/nasa-exposed-in-massive-new-climate-data-fraud/
August 23, 2016 - 7:30pm
August 21, 2016
Reader Opinion: Lying about climate
An Aug. 10 Dispatch letter claimed there was no significant human factor in global warming. An Aug. 15 letter effectively rebutted most of the allegations, but another serious charge in the first letter deserves attention. This science skeptic doesn't just respectfully disagree on...
August 21, 2016 - 9:01pm
August 17, 2016
Alaskan villagers deciding on relocation due to climate change
NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A Native American village in the U.S. state of Alaska was poised on Wednesday to decide whether to relocate its entire population of some 600 people due to the threat of rising seas. Shishmaref, located on an island north of the Bering Strait...
August 17, 2016 - 3:45pm
August 14, 2016
Reader Opinion: Time is short
The Aug. 9 "Don't Sell Us Short" opinion letter urges "climate change believers and environmentalists, [to] quit selling Americans short. We have the ability to thrive as humans and we can do so without destroying the earth." Indeed. We can grow jobs and sustain nature. Yet the letter...
August 14, 2016 - 9:26pm
August 9, 2016
Reader Opinion: Don't sell us short
Dear climate change believers and environmentalists, quit selling Americans short. We have the ability to thrive as humans and we can do so without destroying the earth. Let's start with your precious scientists, you know the ones that make their living by proving climate change is...
August 9, 2016 - 9:21pm
August 7, 2016
Thaw could release Cold War-era toxic waste buried under Greenland's ice
OSLO (Reuters) - Global warming could release radioactive waste stored in an abandoned Cold War-era U.S. military camp deep under Greenland's...
August 7, 2016 - 1:26pm
August 5, 2016
Reader Opinion: Save Earth from pollution
The Aug. 2 letter, "A drop in the bucket," is so outdated. Does anyone actually still think climate change is not caused by us? SCOTUS found CO2 a pollutant in 2007, hence the regulations limiting it. NOAA scientists proved that fossil fuels do not contain carbon isotopes, which gives...
August 5, 2016 - 6:52pm
August 3, 2016
Reader Opinion: Skeptical of climate change
The Aug. 2 "A drop in the bucket" writer presents a great case for "we skeptics/non believers." Unfortunately, open forums are just a matter of who gets to write last. There is no real debate on actual facts. And we are outnumbered by all those with a horse in this race, i.e., whose...
August 3, 2016 - 5:57pm
August 1, 2016
Reader Opinion: A drop in the bucket
The July 22 "Climate disruption' letter complains of a 20PPM rise in atmospheric CO2. And "not enough people have worked to save Earth."
August 1, 2016 - 7:57pm
July 27, 2016
Study: Climate change risk threatens 18 U.S. military sites
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Rising sea levels due to hurricanes and tidal flooding intensified by climate change will put military bases along the...
July 27, 2016 - 11:53am
July 22, 2016
Reader Opinion: Climate disruption
NASA and NOAA just released the first half of 2016 climate analysis and it, quote, "blew the excessive heat year of 2015 out of the water." Record average monthly warming records were shattered January through June. Record low Arctic Sea ice occurred in five of the six months. Perhaps...
July 22, 2016 - 6:52pm
July 13, 2016
Lt. Gov. Smith visits Aitkin amid floods, state of emergency
AITKIN—Lt. Gov. Tina Smith visited with Aitkin officials Wednesday, the day after they declared a state of emergency amid historic flooding...
July 13, 2016 - 7:04pm
May 29, 2016
Reader Opinion: Much ado about nothing
Every year since 1880 the world's weather community calculates a figure they claim is the past year's average world temperature. They have approximately 11,000 weather stations worldwide. Of these, 1,040 stations are considered the most reliable, and these have been designated to...
May 29, 2016 - 10:36pm