Peace Prize for Greta? Nobel Buzz for 16-year-old Climate Activist Ahead of Official Announcement A day before the Peace Prize announcement on October 11 in Oslo, the Swedish Academy, which awards the Literature Prize, will reveal its choices in Stockholm. AFP Updated:October 3, 2019, 10:17 AM IST Odds from bookmakers such as Ladbrokes indicate the 16-year-old activist is the one to beat for the Nobel Peace Prize after […]

Physicist challenges his fellow greens: ‘Dear True Environmentalists: Fight Corporate Criminality, not Atmospheric Gases’ – Denounces climate ‘industry of doomsday’ Dear True Environmentalists: Fight Corporate Criminality, not Atmospheric Gases by Denis Rancourt / October 3rd, 2019 Dear true environmentalists: I am with you.1 Corporate pollution and releasing of toxic substances should be treated as a criminal act, with full power to seize assets for reparations, actual reparations, not just punitive fines. I would apply […]

Media hype fails as Antarctic sea ice nears mean & southern oceans are running well below normal temperature by tonyheller A few weeks ago, during mid-winter, experts announced that rapidly growing Antarctic sea ice had “shrunk to record lows.” Antarctic sea ice: Shrinks to record low levels, study says Antarctic sea ice extent is right at the 1981-2010 mean. Charctic Interactive Sea Ice Graph | Arctic Sea Ice News and Analysis The southern […]

Lomborg responds to Greta: On climate change, humanity is not ‘evil’ – Praises fossil fuels: ‘Just a century ago, life was back-breaking’ Bjorn Lomborg is president of the Copenhagen Consensus Center and a visiting professor at the Copenhagen Business School. Speaking at the United Nations, 16-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg said that if humanity really understands the science of climate change and still fails to act, we’re “evil.” This is because climate change means “people are […]

Watch: Climate activists in London lose control of hose spraying 475 gallons of fake blood, ends up all over street & sidewalk

This Extinction Rebellion stunt is much better with the sound on… — Julia Hartley-Brewer (@JuliaHB1) October 3, 2019 From atop a decommissioned fire engine parallel-parked in front of the British Treasury building Thursday morning, climate activists began unleashing hundreds of gallons of fake blood. The activists’ plan, according to a statement about their […]

Green guru James Lovelock on climate: ‘Nobody can predict the climate in two or three years’ time. It could be almost anything’ By David Wallace-Wells James Lovelock turned 100 this year and celebrated by publishing a new book — on artificial intelligence. But he is known as much more of an old-fashioned scientist and compares himself to Darwin and Faraday in that he also likes to work alone, outside of institutions. Nevertheless, though you may not […]

Fed-up father pulls his son out of school – Accuses teachers of brainwashing children, with the climate strike movement ‘We shouldn’t be worrying’: Boy’s anger over school’s climate education By Pippa Bradshaw Sheri Mimis 7:58pm Oct 3, 2019   A fed-up father has pulled his son out of school and has accused staff of brainwashing children, after the climate movement made its way in to his son’s Year 4 classroom. Around the country […]