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World’s largest firms ‘acting on climate change’


Climate is central to business strategy of 68% of the world’s 500 largest companies, compared with 48% last year A majority of the world’s largest firms are taking action on climate change as part of their business strategy for the … Continue reading

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Heartland Institute launches a ‘closed’ climate change wiki


A climate change wiki is a good idea – but not if its climate sceptic organisers block alternative views Wikis are one of the wonders of the web. They are a powerful expression of the collaborative, collective power of the … Continue reading

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The Government of Canada’s record on climate change (2006-present)


From Climate Action Network Canada, 2011-03-25: The current government has taken a reckless approach to one of the greatest challenges of our time. Despite the fact that the impacts of climate change have become increasingly obvious, the government has failed … Continue reading

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Climate Security – the UK in Canada


Climate Change is frequently dubbed a “threat multiplier” because it exacerbates other sources of conflict. The consequences of Climate Change, such as drought, flooding, and natural disasters, can constitute the tipping point in situations of instability around the world – … Continue reading

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Climate change: A Summary of the Science


2010-09-30 Royal Society (UK) Climate change continues to be a subject of intense public and political debate. Because of the level of interest in the topic the Royal Society has produced a new guide to the science of climate change. … Continue reading

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How To Think About Science


From the CBC “Ideas” program: How To Think About Science, Part 1 – 24 If science is neither cookery, nor angelic virtuosity, then what is it? Modern societies have tended to take science for granted as a way of knowing, … Continue reading

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Commentary Is Welcome Here


I have posted the following to a couple of articles at the Globe and Mail: Not a single response here has offered unrefuted objective criticism or substantiation for a countering view. I have been bombarded with vile personal attacks which … Continue reading

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