Category Archives: Commentary
Skeptical Science’s John Cook, of Brisbane, Australia, recounts his first trip to North America … and to the fall meeting of the American Geophysical Union in San Francisco.
What else, besides fear, might galvanize the nascent climate movement?
The unending bleak news on climate change is not breaking through to the public. What might do it?
The recently concluded talks in South Africa yielded an agreement. But to what end? Figuring that out is anybody’s guess.
Annual AGU fall meeting in San Francisco provides thousands from across the globe scientific insights on what motivates — or should — the on-again/off-again COP talks on an international climate change treaty.
Are climate skeptics paid undue attention and given too much credit for their efforts? Or are they merely convenient scapegoats?
The issue of the suitability — or unsuitability — of democratic systems for tackling issues such as global climate change is not a new one. But does the remedy lie in scrapping democracy, in strengthening democratic practices, or in removing [...]