global warming

This whole ocean-death scenario is like the plot of a dystopian action adventure movie, except we can’t solve our problems with guns and ammo because the production of those are also destroying the earth! READ MORE »


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This bacteria is the hero we littering heathens need but don’t deserve. READ MORE »


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After two weeks of heavy negotiations in France, a total of 195 countries approved a pact that would slowly wean the world off of fossil fuels in this century.
The aspiration is to reduce global warming to 2ºC, with an end target of 1.5ºC. It’s the first time a global effort to end global climate change has come… READ MORE »


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The 1990 cinematic triumph “Arachnophobia” is becoming a reality.

As if we didn’t have enough horror in the world, scientists have to show up and give us the very upsetting news that global warming is causing spiders to become faster, larger and more numerous. With warmer climate, spiders become more limber, breed more… READ MORE »


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Following in the footsteps of Florida, the state of Wisconsin will no longer allow state officials for at least one agency to discuss climate change, say the words “climate change” or even respond to emails mentioning the words “climate change,” “global warming,” etc.

Via Bloomberg:
A vote on Tuesday by Wisconsin’s Board… READ MORE »


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Today in apocalyptic sounding headlines, NASA scientist Jay Famiglietti was published in the Los Angeles Times’ op-ed section saying that California has about one year left of water. This has been caused by a variety of factors that started well before the droughts.

I remember the ’80s and early-’90s as a kid, when… READ MORE »


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A survey of Republican Primary voters released this week and conducted by Public Policy Polling provides some interesting results and insight into the minds of GOP voters.

The poll determined that Scott “Scabby” Walker is currently the lead potential 2016 candidate, followed, oddly, by Dr. Ben Carson.
Scott Walker is at 25% to 18%… READ MORE »


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Hey! Have you noticed that it’s pretty cold outside this week? So has pretty much everyone else!

Now, my preferred cold weather activity is cocooning myself in down blankets, watching crap TV and trying to decide if it’s worth it to pay $19 for a bottle of wine on GrubHub rather than braving… READ MORE »


Love & Sex

I should have known the relationship was doomed the moment he brought up his all-consuming hobby: race car driving.

I spent an entire summer in the sticks of Ohio and Pennsylvania, feeling like an idiot as my then-boyfriend Sam, his dad, and a friend worked on the car, which was black and blue… READ MORE »


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Global warming got you all wound up? We have the perfect way to diffuse the situation. These global warming mugs heat up as you pour coffee into them, and, as the ice caps melt, the oceans spread and coastlines disappear. Worth a giggle and a serious thought. Pick up your mug, and cheers to warming… READ MORE »


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The MySpace profiles of 370 Missouri sex offenders have been removed in recent months. The internet is getting safer by the minute. [KansasCity.com]
The tuatara, a spiny reptile that’s about 30 inches long, could become extinct. Because of rising temperatures, the endangered tuatara may produce all male offspring by 2085, as nest temperature determines the… READ MORE »