Climate/Nature

A Tar Sands Pit The Size Of England – VIDEO

A Tar Sands Pit The Size Of England – VIDEO

  Canada’s boreal forest accounts for about a third of the circumpolar forest that rings the northern hemisphere. Otherwise known as taiga, boreal forests are also found in Russia, and the Scandinavian and Nordic countries. Dominated by conifers, the forests are predominantly comprised of white and black spruce, jack pine, bogs and fens. About 60 percent […]

Red Crab Invasion Indicates A Strong El Niño – VIDEO

Red Crab Invasion Indicates A Strong El Niño – VIDEO

An invasion of red tuna crabs on southern California beaches may signal an impending El Niño. The one to four-inch long creatures have piled up on beaches from San Diego to Newport Beach at depths up to 16 inches thick. Linsey Sala, collection manager at the Scripps Institute of Oceanography, UC San Diego, posted on […]

The Star Trek Solution To Climate Change? – VIDEO

The Star Trek Solution To Climate Change? – VIDEO

Anyone who is paying attention these days realizes that we are trashing our planet. Recently, Pope Francis issued an encyclical calling out those who value profits above all else and charging Catholics across the globe to change their consumer habits, thus creating a people powered revolution to combat the effects of climate change and preserve […]

Zombeck On Tony Trupiano – June 18, 2015

Zombeck On Tony Trupiano – June 18, 2015

I was on Tony’s show today, as I am on every Thursday. We had a little mic problem this morning in the beginning, but we got it sorted out quickly and started in. Today we talked about the Pope and the GOP’s apparent hatred of him; Donald Trump’s announcement that he was running for President; and my […]

Mitch McConnell And The War On The Environment

Mitch McConnell And The War On The Environment

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is fighting a war. He said that he joined the Interior and Environmental Subcommittee in charge of the EPA to combat the Obama administration’s anti-coal jobs regulations. I’ll get to the provisions of the heinous bill that Republicans have passed, but first I want to have my say. Instead of […]

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