The Science Behind ‘Climate Change’

Richard Lindzen, an MIT atmospheric physicist and one of the world’s leading climatologists, summarizes the science behind climate change. Climate change is an urgent topic of discussion among politicians, journalists and celebrities…but what do scientists...
The Danger of Environmentalism

The Danger of Environmentalism

Earth Day approaches, and with it a grave danger faces mankind. The danger is not from acid rain, global warming, smog, or the logging of rain forests, as environmentalists would have us believe. The danger to mankind is from environmentalism. The fundamental goal of...
The Real Meaning of Earth Hour

The Real Meaning of Earth Hour

On Saturday, March 29, cities around the world will turn off their lights to observe “Earth Hour.” Iconic landmarks from the Sydney Opera House to Manhattan’s skyscrapers will be darkened to encourage reduced energy use and signal a commitment to fighting climate...
What is a ‘Rational’ Climate Policy?

What is a ‘Rational’ Climate Policy?

I recently attended a talk about rational climate policy in Calgary, the headquarter city of the Canadian oil industry. The presenters where  economics professor Trevor Tombe and former pipeline executive Dennis McConaghy who argued that the Canadian federal...