Karl Mathiesen

Pope Francis Gave Trump a Copy of His Climate Change Encyclical - and Trump Promised to Read It

According to reports from the presidential press pool, Laudato Si’, the letter on environmental stewardship Francis wrote in 2015, was given to Trump along with other religious texts the pope has written.

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Is Hillary Clinton's Ambitious Solar Energy Goal for the U.S. Workable?

On Sunday, Hillary Clinton took a first swing at the many-headed carbon hydra. By the end of her first term, she said, the U.S. would have seven times more solar energy capacity than it does today. And by 2027, renewable energy would supply a third of the nation’s electricity.

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Scientists: Global Warming Still Exists, "Hiatus" Hypothesis Was Bogus

Global warming has not undergone a ‘pause’ or ‘hiatus’, according to U.S. government research that undermines one of the key arguments used by sceptics to question climate science.

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10 Reasons to Be Hopeful that We Will Overcome Climate Change

For the last few months, carbon dioxide concentrations in the atmospherehave been at record levels unseen in over 800,000 years. The chairman of the IPCC, an international panel of the world’s top climate scientists, warned earlier this year that “nobody on this planet is going to be untouched by the impacts of climate change”.

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