Posted 2 June 2015

An April report issued by the Pontifical Academy of Sciences and the Pontifical Academy of Social Scienjces presents a likely sneak preview of an 'Apostolic Exhortation' that Pope Francis will introduce at a U.N. General Assembly meeting later this year. Headlined to 'Safeguard...

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Posted 1 June 2015

Two key messages used to marginalize scientists who question the climate change hypothesis are to label them as "deniers" and to repeat the false claim that 97 per cent of scientists agree humans are causing a cliomate crisis.In an article in the San Antonio Express-News Jeff...

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Posted 23 May 2015

"Global warming is pre-eminently a political project. On Tuesday, the leaders of France and Germany met to set a goal for the December climate summit in Paris: to fully decarbonise the world economy by the end of the century. ... The role of experts is to provide a scientific c...

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Posted 23 May 2015

"As the year-end Paris climate change summit draws ever nearer, preparatory meetings continue apace and we see streams of reports and stories arguing how vital it is to come to a binding international agreement to limit carbon dioxide emissions. One of the key arguments is that...

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Posted 21 May 2015

"[President]  Obama's remarks at the U.S. Coast Guard Academy's Commencement May 20 demonstrate the extent to which his advisors are keeping him divotrced from the facts. The bulk of his speech was devoted to what is now becoming more and more obviously a non-problem: 'the chal...

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