Armed with "suspicious subpoena power," the House Science Committee is using its authority to conduct a witch hunt against NOAA scientists for doing the job they are paid to do; study the oceans and atmosphere and publish the results.
The Koch brothers are executing a well-planned assault on the Pope by portraying him as a Pagan and his followers as un-American
Rick Scott's administration banned use of terms like global warming and climate change, but denial won't turn sea level rise into a nuisance
In a joint press release, NOAA and NASA scientists reported that 2014 was the warmest year on earth, since at least 1880.
The anti-science crowd loves science that gave them automobiles, medicine, electricity, sanitation, and ability to communicate easily with any location on Earth, and they depend on medical science to eliminate threats to their lives. It is curious, then, that when the preponderance of scientists from around the world warn them of an existential threat to their health, well-being, and their nation's survival, the extremists claim it is "an attack on their way of life."
You have to go all the way back to 1976 - the year Paul McCartney and Wings made it to #1 with "Silly Love Songs" and Elton John and Kiki Dee followed close on their heels with #2's Don't Go Breaking My Heart, to find a below average temperature for January.
Religious groups and Republicans are on a campaign to bring an end to science to advance religion and oil industry profits.
The choice in this election is between a slow, but gaining, political struggle towards better environmental policy or a return to Industrial Era abuses