Tue, 2007-01-30 10:55Darren Barefoot
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Congrats to This Month's DeSmog Detective

Congratulations are in order for ErinC35 (that's, you know, her top secret code name) from Lasalle, Quebec. She's won a $50 iTunes gift certificate for sending us some breaking news about the activities of global warming deniers.
Tue, 2007-01-30 09:41Ross Gelbspan
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Bush Pressure on Scientists Far Wider Than Previously Thought

A survey results of federal scientists showed 46 percent felt pressure to eliminate the words “climate change,” “global warming” or similar terms from communications about their work. The scientists also reported 435 instances of political interference in their work over the past five years.
Tue, 2007-01-30 08:40Richard Littlemore
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Exxon-backed Fraser Institute readies attack on IPCC

The Fraser Institute, which has received $120,000 from ExxonMobil over the last three years, has issued a media advisory promising to release”an independent summary of the latest United Nations (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) report on climate” on February 5, 2007.
Tue, 2007-01-30 07:46Richard Littlemore
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Cops Contemplate Climate Catastrophe

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), a national police force with provincial and municipal responsibilities in many parts of Canada, is looking at having to contend with mass movements of climate refugees, according to an internal document obtained by the Vancouver Sun .
Tue, 2007-01-30 07:14Ross Gelbspan
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Waiter: One Sludge Cocktail On The Rocks!

All Australian states will be forced to use purified waste water for drinking if the current 100-year drought continues, said the premier of Queensland state on Monday, after being the first to approve recycled water.


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