Browsing All posts tagged under »CFACT (Committee For A Constructive Tomorrow)«

Space Invaders: Will The Earthlings Land First?

August 1, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ If one was to use Hollywood movies as a precursor of the future, one would have thought that it was only a matter of time until Earth was visited by Martian invaders. In real life, however, it may actually be Mars that will see an invasion of Earthlings soon, […]

The 97% Consensus Myth – Watch Now

June 12, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ By Mark Mathis of The Clear Energy Alliance ~ 97 Percent of scientists believe in catastrophic human caused climate change? Of course not! But far too many believe this ridiculous statement that defies basic logic and observation. (Can you think of any highly-political issue where you could get even […]

Could Satellites That Study Distant Stars Help Battle Wildfires On Earth?

June 1, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ Could satellites used to peer into the galaxy and observe far-off stars be used to fight wildfires here on Earth? Well that’s what a company called “Fireball International” is looking into as they seek to get funding to set up a series of geosynchronous satellites around the planet in […]

Rare Earth Emergency

May 30, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ By Mark Mathis of The Clear Energy Alliance ~ The Committee For A Constructive Tomorrow (CFACT) defends the environment and human welfare through facts, news, and analysis. Read more excellent articles at CFACT  http://www.cfact.org/

Entrepreneurs “Cook Up” Lockdown Loophole: Online Baking

May 22, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ In a poll conducted by CNBC, almost half of small business owners said their businesses will be forced to close for good if the coronavirus shutdowns go much longer. Just this past week, the unemployment rate jumped to over 14% – the highest since the Great Depression. Yet, despite […]

Japanese Scientists Use High-Res Mapping To Tackle Plastic Pollution

May 15, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ To be sure, plastic is an important part of our daily lives. Yet when that plastic gets tossed into the ocean, it can become an environmental menace. Recent studies indicate that upwards of 0.27 million tons of plastic are adrift on our oceans. This is not good news for […]

Move Over Energizer Bunny! New Batteries Could Come From Viruses

April 10, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ While the world reels from the tragic impact of the coronavirus crisis, there are other types of viruses that may provide a dose of hope to humanity instead of disaster. Angela Belcher, a bioengineering professor from MIT, has developed a process that uses viruses to build the positive and […]

Carbon Credit Scam Exposed: Carbon Markets Fail As CO₂ Declines

April 3, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ Environmentalists and green bureaucrats have watched in shock as the coronavirus global shut down has now caused carbon credit markets to crash. The European Union’s carbon credits price has fallen by 40% this year so far. This market was worth $215 billion last year, according to Bloomberg Environment. The […]

Shale Out!

March 29, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ By Mark Mathis of The Clear Energy Alliance ~ Russia and Saudi Arabia are trying to exploit the COVID 19 crisis and force U.S. shale oil producers into bankruptcy by flooding the market with oil, dropping the price as low as $20 a barrel. Should the Trump Administration bailout […]

Prescribed Burns, Thinning Helps Forests Tackle Wildfires

March 8, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ To burn, or not to burn. That is the question. For a number of years, environmentalists and forest management experts have debated over the wisdom of administering tree thinning and “prescribed burns” to attempt to lessen the impacts of catastrophic wildfires in our wilderness areas. Such thinning is typically […]

Pennsylvania Faces RGGI (Carbon Tax) Reality

February 16, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ By Mark Mathis of The Clear Energy Alliance ~ Pennsylvania is in a tug of war over electricity production. Governor Wolf is trying to unilaterally force the state into joining the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, or RGGI, without any legislative authority. The Governor doesn’t have that power. If PA […]

On Cue — After Droughts And Fires, Then Come The Floods

February 10, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ By Joanne Nova ~ So much for the “hotter drier” Australian future they were warning us about 3 weeks ago. As predicted, droughts in Australia often end in floods. It is the way it has always been. Today people are already being rescued from the rising water and possibly […]

CoronaVirus Hope: First Sign Of A Slow Down

February 8, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ By Joanne Nova ~ Infected 31,526         Deaths 638         Recovered 1,764         John Hopkins CSSE Assuming that these official statistics from China bear a faint connection to reality (in trend, if not number) this may be a sign that the draconian quarantine is starting to […]

Harvard Study Finds Wind Turbines Warm The U.S.

February 7, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ We at CFACT prioritize responding to asserted climate scares immediately after they are asserted. Nevertheless, some topics are so consequential that they warrant us circling back and reminding people about the issue several months later. A 2018 study by Harvard University scientists documenting how wind turbines increase U.S. temperatures […]

More Climate Delusion: Plant Life Near Mt. Everest Is Bad

February 3, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ The Climate Delusion’s war on plant life is in full force this month. As CFACT documented this week, the Washington Post argued that global warming is a crisis because it causes more plant abundant plant life. The Post’s rationale was that more plant life elevates pollen levels, which in […]

Climate Delusion: Washington Post Claims More Plant Growth Is Bad

February 2, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ Is it better or worse to have a global climate that benefits plant growth? The obvious answer would be, better. However, now that it is has been shown that global warming benefits plant growth, climate activists and their media allies want us to believe more plant growth is bad. […]

Alarmist Scientists Urge Dialing Back Over-The-Top Assertions

February 1, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ Two prominent climate scientists who adhere to United Nations climate assessments are scolding the media and alarmist scientists for claiming worst-case scenarios are the most likely climate outcome. In a January 29 commentary (https://www.nature.com/articles/d41586-020-00177-3) published in the peer-reviewed science journal Nature, Zeke Hausfather of Berkeley Earth and Glen Peters […]

Australian Wildfires Unleash Latest Environmental Menace: Cats?

January 23, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ Although your pet cat Felix may seem “cute and cuddly,” in truth, at least according to wildlife officials, he’s actually a crafty and deadly environmental menace. In the U.S., cats are responsible for killing a whopping 3.7 million birds and 20.7 million mammals each year. And while many of […]

Doomsday Climate Predictions: Wrong Then, Wrong Now

January 19, 2020 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ How many doomsday predictions about the Earth’s climate must fail before they finally get broadly ignored and dismissed out of hand? Considering the track record of climate predictions that turned out to be false, we are well passed the moment of ridicule. The latest climate prediction fiasco, about glaciers […]

Biden To Blue-Collar Workers – Let ‘Em Eat Cake!

December 28, 2019 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ Presidential candidate, Joe Biden, the former Vice President, recently delivered a message for blue collar workers in America’s vital energy industries: you are going to lose your jobs. Pound sand; let them eat cake – pick your metaphor. Biden admitted: “The answer is yes,” to a question posed to […]

Green “Nirvanas” Beset By Crime Waves

November 22, 2019 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ A crime wave is underway in the once-Golden state of California, and another crime wave is soon likely in the once-Empire state of New York. California Governor Gavin Newsom and New York Governor Andrew Cuomo are among the leading crusaders who are imposing policies to address climate change. They […]

Surging Bear Encounters Have NC Officials Pawing For Answers

November 19, 2019 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ Carolina is hosting the bears. No, this isn’t about football, but rather a city-wide campaign by residents of Asheville, NC to figure out how to manage the influx of black bears now wandering its streets. As reported in the Wall Street Journal: “Hundreds of black bears are building dens […]

Fracking Ban?!

November 16, 2019 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ By Mark Mathis of The Clear Energy Alliance ~ Have you heard what U.S. Democratic presidential candidates have been saying about hydraulic fracturing? Most of the front runners are calling for an outright ban. Banning fracturing would have immediate and wide-ranging negative consequences for the U.S. energy industry, the […]

Schumer Force-Feeding Electric Cars

November 2, 2019 by

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From the team at CFACT ~ Electric vehicles are the wave of the future, we’re told. Now, the U.S. Senate Minority Leader, Chuck Schumer, is the latest prominent politician to propose a new boatload of taxpayer money to make sure, and move up the future by several decades. Make that an Aircraft-Carrier-load of taxpayer money. […]