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War Over The Climate Heats Up Even As Climate Itself Cools Down

By S. FRED SINGER | Posted Wednesday, February 18, 2009 4:20 PM PT | Investors Business Daily President Obama will be hard put to satisfy his several campaign promises: to restore prosperity and jobs, to conduct a foreign policy backed by a strong economy and to satisfy environmental demands to “save the planet.” His job will be much easier if he listens to independent advice on climate science. Continue reading War Over The Climate Heats Up Even As Climate Itself Cools Down

Greensburg – A study in the trials of going green

ECOstrive – Greensburg is a town in Kansas that was 95% destroyed on May 4, 2007 by an EF5 tornado. But, instead of moving away, the citizens of Greensburg decided to turn this disaster into an opportunity to rebuild their city in a more environmentally responsible way. They decided to make Greensburg a green city.

The Discovery Network’s Planet Green channel has been covering the recovery since July of 2007 and runs a series called Greensburg that premiered in June of 2008. The Planet Green coverage keeps with the Discovery Network’s other documentary series like Deadliest Catch and others to show the good and the bad for the green rebuilding initiative in Greensburg. Continue reading Greensburg – A study in the trials of going green

Do You Care More Than Gore

Republicans are going to have to care less about proving Al Gore wrong and care more about the Earth than Al claims to.

by Pastor Bill Vanderbush

When the opportunity arises for a free dinner at a country club on Maui, one would be unwise not to take advantage of such an event.

So it was when I was invited to the Maui County Republican convention, where my good friend was vying for the voting affections of a few dozen retirees with sun-soaked faces and strangely dyed hair. It’s amazing that such a crowd decides the political leadership for the whole party, but I guess everyone else had to work or surf. Continue reading Do You Care More Than Gore