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Bad News for Global Warming Alarmists, According to New Study

New research from Duke University has found that current climate models might be overestimating expected warming.<p>Photo credit: Shutterstock<p>“Based on our analysis, a middle-of-the-road warming scenario is more likely, at least for now,” Patrick Brown, a doctoral student at Duke University’s Nicholas …

High mountains warming faster than expected

High elevation environments around the world may be warming much faster than previously thought, according to members of an international research …

The Arctic is ‘unraveling’ due to climate change, and the consequences will be global

We often hear that climate change is radically reshaping the Arctic, a place many of us have never visited. As a result, it can be pretty hard to feel directly affected by what’s happening up in a distant land of polar bears, ice floes and something odd called permafrost.<p>A new booklet from the …

Global Warming

Global Climate Report - March 2015 | State of the Climate | National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI)

Maps and Time Series<p>Temperature and Precipitation Maps<p>Temperature Anomalies Time Series<p>Contents of this Section:<p>Introduction<p>Temperature anomalies and …

Climate change and the ‘settled science’ bullies

<b>By Ronald J. Rychlak</b><p>The controversy over man-made global warming is far from settled. Despite claims that “the science is all in” and “there is no …

Climate change agenda leaves poor out in the cold

Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, Elizabeth Warren and the whole gang of Democratic leaders claim that one of their highest priorities is to lift up the …

Middle-class

Where in the US Are People Most Worried About Climate Change?

Residents in California are much more worried about the warming planet than those in parts of the central United States, according to a new set of …

Americans Don’t Talk About Global Warming Very Often

Global warming can be a touchy subject—and many Americans would rather not talk about it.<p>A whopping 74 percent of Americans “never” or “rarely” …

An Inconvenient Truth: Cyclones, Hurricanes, Wildfires Aren’t Getting Worse

President Obama issued a stark warning over the weekend about the world’s future if global warming continues.<p>But his alarmism glosses over an …

Global Warming and the Reasons We Do (or Don’t) Believe Science

As Earth Day arrives on April 22 we’re sure to get another round of warnings about the dangers of global warming. True to form, President Barack Obama’s weekly address last weekend focused on “combatting the threat of climate change.”<p>Obama’s message was that “climate change can no longer be denied …

Climate Change

The 6-step guide to flipping your classroom

It’s one of the most talked-about trends in education right now. Right behind the iPad and Common Core. Flipping your classroom is a trend that …

Education Technology

The Best Tools and Apps for Flipped Learning Classroom

July 25, 2014<br>Following the posting of "Managing iPad Videos in Schools" somebody emailed me asking about some suggestions for tools and apps to …

4 Tips for Flipped Learning

No doubt, making this kind of change can be intimidating. Before teachers flip out, here are four tips to make the transition smoother -- and more …

All That Teachers Need to Know about Flipped Classroom- Tutorials, Tools and Apps

<b>Here are some web tools I have reviewed before and which you can use in flipping your classroom:</b><p><b>Here is a list of some iPad apps to flip your</b> …

Plickers