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Trump Adviser Turns the Anti-Science Up to 11 - Slate Magazine (blog);

Trump Adviser Turns the Anti-Science Up to 11 - Slate Magazine (blog)

Slate Magazine (blog)Trump Adviser Turns the Anti-Science Up to 11Slate Magazine (blog)I've made something of a career in debunking nonsense when it comes to science, from people who think the Moon landings were faked to hair-on-fire UFOlogists who think every lens flare and dust mote in a photo is the precursor to an alien invasion.and more »

Climate Scientists Fear Trump May Fatally Undermine Their Work - TIME;

Climate Scientists Fear Trump May Fatally Undermine Their Work - TIME

TIMEClimate Scientists Fear Trump May Fatally Undermine Their WorkTIMEDonald Trump's victory in the presidential election shocked climate scientists and policymakers after a campaign in which Trump had suggested—falsely—that climate change was a hoax and vowed to largely undo federal and international measures aimed ...and more »

Democrats call for special counsel to probe Trump team's focus on climate scientists - Washington Post;

Democrats call for special counsel to probe Trump team's focus on climate scientists - Washington Post

Washington PostDemocrats call for special counsel to probe Trump team's focus on climate scientistsWashington PostNine Senate Democrats, led by Richard Blumenthal of Connecticut, called Friday for an investigation into a questionnaire sent by the Trump transition team to the Energy Department, asking for names of “employees or contractors” who attended United ...and more »

Analysis: What Trump -- and his cabinet -- get wrong on climate - CNN;

Analysis: What Trump -- and his cabinet -- get wrong on climate - CNN

CNNAnalysis: What Trump -- and his cabinet -- get wrong on climateCNNJohn D. Sutter is a columnist for CNN Opinion who focuses on climate change and social justice. Follow him on Snapchat, Twitter and Facebook or subscribe to his email newsletter. (CNN) It's become a favorite joke of late-night comics. "You know ...and more »

Will Trump slow California's climate change crusade? - The San Diego Union-Tribune;

Will Trump slow California's climate change crusade? - The San Diego Union-Tribune

The San Diego Union-TribuneWill Trump slow California's climate change crusade?The San Diego Union-TribuneGov. Jerry Brown and other top officials in California say they're ready for a major clash with President-elect Donald Trump in the battle over global warming. Joshua Emerson SmithContact Reporter. Fueled by two decades of pioneering scientific ...and more »

America, Don't Be Fooled: Donald Trump Knows What He's Doing - Huffington Post;

America, Don't Be Fooled: Donald Trump Knows What He's Doing - Huffington Post

Huffington PostAmerica, Don't Be Fooled: Donald Trump Knows What He's DoingHuffington PostI'm not sure how many things you'd get Michael Bloomberg, Marco Rubio, and Mitt Romney to agree on, but they did all say the same thing about Donald Trump: He's a con man. As the chaotic disaster of his presidency begins to play itself out on the ...and more »

Copying countdown: How scientists plan to save climate data from Trump - Christian Science Monitor;

Copying countdown: How scientists plan to save climate data from Trump - Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorCopying countdown: How scientists plan to save climate data from TrumpChristian Science MonitorA data-copying event in Toronto is just one of several initiatives to preserve climate change data before the start of the Trump administration. By Weston Williams, Staff December 14, 2016. close. People hold signs as they listen to a group of ...and more »

Trump adviser says science gets “a lot of things wrong” - Ars Technica;

Trump adviser says science gets “a lot of things wrong” - Ars Technica

Ars TechnicaTrump adviser says science gets “a lot of things wrong”Ars TechnicaThe term “anti-science” gets thrown around too loosely. Even though people are generally not opposed to the institution of science, most of us will stick to the positions of our cultural team when politics rub up against science. While science may be ...and more »

Trump team targets changes to key metric that calculates social cost of carbon - Science Magazine;

Trump team targets changes to key metric that calculates social cost of carbon - Science Magazine

Science MagazineTrump team targets changes to key metric that calculates social cost of carbonScience MagazinePresident-elect Donald Trump has made no secret of his intention to dramatically reshape U.S. climate and energy policy. He has said he intends to name staunch allies of the fossil fuel industry to lead the Environmental Protection Agency and the state ...and more »

The gap between ambition and action on climate - Policy Options (registration)

The gap between ambition and action on climatePolicy Options (registration)Can countries like Norway and Canada really be leaders in climate policy if they continue to develop fossil fuels? Print Article. Berit Kristoffersen. Written by. Date published. Berit Kristoffersen, Tzeporah Berman December 15, 2016. Share Story.and more »

Federalism and climate change - Policy Options (registration);

Federalism and climate change - Policy Options (registration)

Policy Options (registration)Federalism and climate changePolicy Options (registration)The Pan-Canadian Framework on Clean Growth and Climate Change is the largest intergovernmental project to combat climate change in Canada's history. Meeting the goals laid out in the framework will depend on effective coordination among Ottawa, the ...and more »

Should the Super-Rich Save Climate Research from Trump? - MIT Technology Review;

Should the Super-Rich Save Climate Research from Trump? - MIT Technology Review

MIT Technology ReviewShould the Super-Rich Save Climate Research from Trump?MIT Technology ReviewIf the president-elect slashes funding for climate science and clean-energy research, billionaires might step in. by Jamie Condliffe; December 16, 2016. Judging from statements made by President-elect Donald Trump's transition team, and the growing ...and more »

I'm a scientist who has gotten death threats. I fear what may happen under Trump. - Washington Post;

I'm a scientist who has gotten death threats. I fear what may happen under Trump. - Washington Post

Washington PostI'm a scientist who has gotten death threats. I fear what may happen under Trump.Washington PostMy Penn State colleagues looked with horror at the police tape across my office door. I had been opening mail at my desk that afternoon in August 2010 when a dusting of white powder fell from the folds of a letter. I dropped the letter, held my breath ...and more »

Climate-friendly cities pledge solidarity with US mayors ahead of Trump presidency - Citiscope;

Climate-friendly cities pledge solidarity with US mayors ahead of Trump presidency - Citiscope

CitiscopeClimate-friendly cities pledge solidarity with US mayors ahead of Trump presidencyCitiscope'The recent U.S. election makes clear that you — America's leading cities — are even more essential to accelerating climate action in the United States,' five mayors wrote. Gregory Scruggs. December 16, 2016. Part of the Chicago skyline is reflected ...and more »

Canada puts a price on carbon: what the move means - Christian Science Monitor;

Canada puts a price on carbon: what the move means - Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorCanada puts a price on carbon: what the move meansChristian Science MonitorCanada isn't the first to do this, but the move is a landmark one for its scale and regional flexibility – and because the country is a major fossil fuel producer. Monitor's Best: Top 5. What might a conflict with North Korea look like? Church revival ...and more »

Media Perpetuates 'Conspiracy Theory' Trump Will Delete Climate Change Data - Daily Caller

Media Perpetuates 'Conspiracy Theory' Trump Will Delete Climate Change DataDaily CallerWith the media so worried about “fake news” in a “post-truth” world, it is astounding so many news outlets are perpetuating the unsubstantiated claim that the Trump administration might delete taxpayer-owned climate change data from the internet. There ...and more »

Catholics petition Trump to uphold climate actions - National Catholic Reporter (blog);

Catholics petition Trump to uphold climate actions - National Catholic Reporter (blog)

National Catholic Reporter (blog)Catholics petition Trump to uphold climate actionsNational Catholic Reporter (blog)Protesters chant and display signs during a mid-June 2105 climate change rally in Washington. (CNS photo/Shawn Thew, EPA). Brian Roewe | Dec. 16, 2016 Eco Catholic · PrintemailPDF. A petition made public Thursday seeks thousands of Catholics to urge ...and more »

Global Mayors Protest Trump's Anti-Climate Cabinet - Huffington Post;

Global Mayors Protest Trump's Anti-Climate Cabinet - Huffington Post

Huffington PostGlobal Mayors Protest Trump's Anti-Climate CabinetHuffington PostThis week, in response to President-elect Donald Trump's cabinet picks for Departments of State, Energy, and Interior, as well as the Environmental Protection Agency, mayors from Canada, Europe, Latin America and Australia sent a sharply worded letter ...and more »

As Trump Signals Climate Action Pullback, Local Leaders Push Forward - New York Times;

As Trump Signals Climate Action Pullback, Local Leaders Push Forward - New York Times

New York TimesAs Trump Signals Climate Action Pullback, Local Leaders Push ForwardNew York TimesA wind farm in Colorado City, Tex. Texas currently has more wind power than any other state. Credit Spencer Platt/Getty Images. The incoming Trump administration appears determined to reverse much of what President Obama has tried to achieve on ...and more »

This is not normal – climate researchers take to the streets to protect science - The Guardian;

This is not normal – climate researchers take to the streets to protect science - The Guardian

The GuardianThis is not normal – climate researchers take to the streets to protect scienceThe GuardianScientists hold signs during a rally in conjunction with the American Geophysical Union's fall meeting Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016, in San Francisco. The rally was to call attention to what scientist believe is unwarranted attacks by the incoming Trump ...and more »