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Mark Fiore picked up the 2010 Pulitzer Prize for Editorial Cartooning: For a distinguished cartoon or portfolio of cartoons characterized by originality, editorial effectiveness, quality of drawing and pictorial effect, in print or online or both, Ten thousand dollars ($10,000). Awarded to Mark Fiore, self syndicated, for his animated cartoons appearing on SFGate.com, the San […]

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(Thanks to Lou for the tip and the headline) From the Republicans for Environmental Protection website: ‘A Climate for Change:’ A Presentation by Katharine Hayhoe Katharine Hayhoe, a research associate professor at Texas Tech University and expert reviewer for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, gave a presentation on climate science to REP members via […]

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Skeptical Science is now available as an iPhone App. Now, that is handy.

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Trusting the weatherman

TV weathercasters hold some strong opinions on climate change, and don’t mind sharing them. A recent survey found that only a small minority of TV weathercasters – less than 17% of  respondents – thought it was not appropriate for them to discuss the science of climate change on air, online or at community speaking events. […]

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Is there really a place where the denialists aren’t? Here’s hoping. And let’s hope that CRU can get back to work soon. We’ll all benefit. Except maybe the denialists, who will have to find something else to misrepresent. Oh look, Kiwis! Okay, that was quick. In the meantime, this happened: “Vast ice sheets across the […]

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The Global Language Monitor reports that the top words of the decade were ‘Global Warming’, with ‘Climate Change’ the top phrase. ‘Global Warming’ was rated highly from the very first day of the decade. In 2008, ‘Global Warming’ was the top phrase of the year, while in 2007 it was ‘Climate Change’. That, despite eight […]

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