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Trumpery

You’ve just got to love this! From the Oxford English Dictionary. Definition of trumpery in English: noun (plural trumperies) [mass noun] 1 Attractive articles of little value or use: None of your woollen drapery, nor linen drapery, nor any of

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Hidden News

While the UK population gazes at its collective navel trying to decide if it’s an innie or an outie the real world carries on regardless. For example; in an incomprehensible judgement the US supreme court has decided to block Barack

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Posted in Carbon Emissions, Comment, COP 21, Israel, News, Politics, Research, Science, Sharing, USA Election

Tuesday Thoughts 2

On the 14th of August the Global Food Security programme published a report on the increasing risk to food supplies from extreme weather. USA Today found the time and space to report on this on the22nd of August, but for

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Posted in Comment, Global Food Security, Humour, News, Reviews, USA Election

Some Tuesday Thoughts

Some articles over the past few days on Climate Change. First, thoughts on the ongoing heat wave in central Europe from Deutche Welle  stating their understanding that climate change has arrived in Central Europe. Jen Thurau the author states  –

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Posted in Climate Change, Comment, Europe, News, USA Election

So long July

July was not a happy month, especially for holiday makers in the UK. Cold and wet about sums it up for most of us. If you’re interested in the numbers they are here. Other oddities to end the month include

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Posted in Comment, Movies, News, Reviews, Sharing, USA Election

USA President

Bloomberg, one of the most respected business and financial advice companies has been making noise around climate change recently. A short video here gives a brief history of global warming and  here today 27th July a look at the prospects

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Posted in Climate Change, Comment, News, USA Election

Climate Change Encyclical

Pope Francis issued today an “Encyclical” on Climate Change. This much leaked document talks of the moral challenge to those who would deny climate change. The Pope said at his weekly general audience on Wednesday, “This home of ours is

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Posted in Climate Change, Comment, Encyclical, Environment, News, Politics, Pope, USA, USA Election
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