Wildfires are raging throughout Australia but there is no evidence it is the cause of man-made global warming or climate change. (Sorry Russell Crowe)
98 people have so far been dealt with by authorities for setting fires.
Environmentalists have fought against controlled burns in order to save nesting birds. Now they face the unintended consequences of an estimated half-billion animals burned alive. More detailed information at Climate Change Dispatch.
CNN held a marathon town hall about whatever Democrats are calling their latest massive power grab. Bernie Sanders proposed a huge tax increase, and military cuts to pay for a $16 trillion Green New Deal. (Breitbart News)
The Daily Caller recaps seven standout moments from the low rated event.
ABOVE GRAPHIC’S MAIN SOURCE: Termites: A Potentially Large Source of Atmospheric Methane, Carbon Dioxide, and Molecular Hydrogen (Science Mag)
The Sun, tilt of the planet, geologic activity and termites change the climate more than man.
Extensive other sources . . .
An unsourced Axios story has claimed President Trump floated the idea of using nuclear weapons on hurricanes, which Trump denies. (Read more at Daily Wire)
Hillary Clinton decided to weigh in on Twitter stating “We should not nuke hurricanes.”
Infographic on nuclear arsenals courtesy Geopolitical Futures.
While G7 leaders (minus President Trump) discuss environmental justice, real efforts continue to clean up ocean plastic.
The nonprofit group The Ocean Cleanup is set to begin cleanup operations in the Pacific. In 2013, 18-year-old Boyan Slat proposed using the ocean’s currents to expedite a cleanup of the 1.8 trillion tons of plastic trash. More information at The Ocean Cleanup.
A winter storm hits the U.S. northeast this week, instructing shocked millenials the climate always changes. On Nov. 11, 1911 some temperatures dropped more than 70 degrees in hours. A swift cold front brought arctic air into the Great Plains.
Oklahoma City set a record high of 83 degrees, then recorded a record low of 17 degrees before midnight.