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Obama And Leonardo DiCaprio Warn There’s No Time Left For Climate Change Denial

US President Barack Obama speaks during a discussion on climate change with actor Leonardo DiCaprio (R) and climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe (C) during the South by South Lawn (SXSL) festival at the White House on October 3, 2016 in Washington, DC. / AFP / Mandel Ngan (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)
US President Barack Obama speaks during a discussion on climate change with actor Leonardo DiCaprio (R) and climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe (C) during the South by South Lawn (SXSL) festival at the White House on October 3, 2016 in Washington, DC. / AFP / Mandel Ngan (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

The president called out members of Congress “who scoff at climate change at the same time as they are saluting and wearing flag pins and extolling their patriotism.”

WASHINGTON (Oct. 3, 2016) ― President Barack Obama on Monday warned that Republicans in Congress who deny climate change contribute to a growing problem that he hoped to give more political urgency by emphasizing moral issues.  Continue reading Obama And Leonardo DiCaprio Warn There’s No Time Left For Climate Change Denial

Ted Cruz’s favorite temperature data just got a lot hotter

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Republican presidential candidate, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) holds a campaign rally ahead of the Kansas caucuses at Yardley Hall on the campus of Johnson County Community College on March 02, 2016 in Overland Park, Kansas. Photograph: Kyle Rivas/Getty Images
A new paper makes Ted Cruz’s favorite chart obsolete, as atmospheric temperatures set a new record

March 3, 2016 — In a new paper, Carl Mears and Frank Wentz at Remote Sensing Systems (RSS) have revised their data set estimating the temperature of the Earth’s atmosphere. At his recent Continue reading Ted Cruz’s favorite temperature data just got a lot hotter